Posts filed under “Film”

Digital Sleight of Hand

Hat tip boingboing

See also YouTube

Category: Film, Weekend

Best Visual Effects, 1977-2013 Oscar Winners

Hat tip Devour

Category: Film, Weekend

Famous Movie Quotes as Charts

Source: Flowing Data

Category: Film, Weekend

Best Movie Set In Your State?

click for ginormous version Source: Washington Post

Category: Film, Weekend

The Making of Raiders of the Lost Ark

A PBS special from 1981, directed by Phillip David Schuman, featuring candid on set scenes featuring Steven Spielberg directing and other behind the scenes footage with stars Harrison Ford and Karen Allen and producer George Lucas.

Category: Film, Weekend

Good Film, Bad Wolf: Barron’s Cover Film Review

Martin Scorsese’s new movie “The Wolf of Wall Street” raises a question: Will Jordan Belfort ever be forced to repay his victims? Senior editor Jack Hough previews the latest issue of Barron’s Magazine. Photo: Paramount Pictures   Barron’s Buzz: Good Film, Bad Wolf   Source: Barron’s

Category: Film, Weekend

Rocky Morphology

click for interactive graphic Source: Fathom

Category: Digital Media, Film

“The Wrecking Crew” The Untold Story of Rock & Roll Heroes


Category: Film, Music, Weekend

“Han Solo” DL-44 Blaster from Star Wars Up For Auction

I am working on my list of holiday shopping ideas for Traders, and came across this auction: Lot 379: Harrison Ford “Han Solo” DL-44 Blaster from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back & Return of the Jedi. Starting bid is $200,000, but there are no takers (yet) . . . I would that that was…Read More

Category: Consumer Spending, Film

Saturday Night Cinema: De Niro Just Wants to Be Understood

hat tip Slate

Category: Film, Weekend