Posts filed under “Film”

Saturday Night Cinema: Birth to Death as told by Films

The journey of life captured in under three minutes utilizing over 150 movies.

Capturing the essence of a lifetime using movies was our personal challenge while creating this epic life long mashup. We hope you enjoy this cinematic bliss and share with your friends and family.

Birth to Death as told by Cinema – A Life in Film Mashup 2013 HD Movie

July 25, 2013

Hat tip Slate

Incredible Music:

“Time to Run” by Dexter Britain http://goo.gl/OVlvIK

“Spring” by Max Ritchter http://goo.gl/YTxlqv

Category: Film, Weekend

The orange juice crop report:
tradingplaces

Enjoy:

Episode 471: The Eddie Murphy Rule, also known as The economics of Trading Places 

Source: NPR

Hat tip: kottke

Category: Commodities, Film, Video

Saturday Night Cinema: The History of Aspect Ratio

The Changing Shape of Cinema: The History of Aspect Ratio (Vimeo) The Changing Shape of Cinema: The History of Aspect Ratio from FilmmakerIQ.com on Vimeo. Hat tip boing boing

Category: Film, Weekend

Saturday Night Cinema: The Sound of Monsters University

hat tip boingboing

Category: Film, Weekend

Batman vs Superman Box Office Battle

Who wins in the battle of the box office between Superman and Batman? Bloomberg’s Nejra Cehic pits the superheroes against each other as the latest offering in the Superman film series rakes in $113 million on its opening weekend.

Bloomberg June 17 2013
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Category: Film, Weekend

The Challenge: Zachary Quinto vs. Leonard Nimoy

I found this hilarious, even though I still think the CLS is a much nicer looking car, and I since I dont golf . . . be sure to watch it through to the end. Zachary Quinto vs. Leonard Nimoy: “The Challenge” Hat tip Steve

Category: Film, Weekend

Inside Pixar

Terrific interview with Ed Catmull, the president of Pixar.

Best quotes from the 38 minute talk can be found at Scott Berkun’s blog.

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Category: Corporate Management, Film, Weekend

Violence & Movies: Thoughts by Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert: “The day after Columbine, I was interviewed for the Tom Brokaw news program. The reporter had been assigned a theory and was seeking sound bites to support it. ‘Wouldn’t you say,’ she asked, ‘that killings like this are influenced by violent movies?’ No, I said, I wouldn’t say that. ‘But what about Basketball…Read More

Category: Film, Financial Press, Psychology

Violence & Movies: Thoughts by Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert: “The day after Columbine, I was interviewed for the Tom Brokaw news program. The reporter had been assigned a theory and was seeking sound bites to support it. ‘Wouldn’t you say,’ she asked, ‘that killings like this are influenced by violent movies?’ No, I said, I wouldn’t say that. ‘But what about Basketball…Read More

Category: Film, Financial Press, Psychology

Film Deaths: Quentin Tarantino

In honor of the funkiest Oscar speech last night, here are the film deaths of Quentin Tarantino:   Next Movie Hat tip Daily Infographic

Category: Digital Media, Film, Weekend