Posts filed under “Film”
The BluRay version of the Alien Anthology is on sale at Amazon for 66% off the $79.99 regular price at Amazon’s one day sale.
I loved the first Ridley Scott directed film — “a stylishly malevolent alternative to George Lucas’s space fantasy” — but I am less than enthused about the subsequent sequels.
This is a point of disagreement amongst some of my Sci-Fi buddies who enjoy the rest of the series in all its various flavors. Quite a few believe the sequel is superior to the original. I don’t, but I am a Ridley Scott fanboy and have zero objectivity.
There is an excess of special features, detailed after the jump.
From blprnt.blg comes a string of infographics about the Avengers movie and comic book history, Avengers, Assembled (and Visualized). There are lots of various historical graphics, but the most interesting one to me is the first appearances of each Avenger: > Avengers (1963-2011) First Appearances Source: Flickr Hat tip Flowing Data See also Disney…Read More
From Emma Coats by way of Pixar Touch: > #1: You admire a character for trying more than for their successes. #2: You gotta keep in mind what’s interesting to you as an audience, not what’s fun to do as a writer. They can be v. different. #3: Trying for theme is important, but you…Read More
Another great collection of flicks, including a few of my favorites. Amazon regular price for the Blu-Ray is $148.95; One day sale is $60.99. (DVD version is regularly $74.92, on sale for $30.99). Its hard to describe Kubrick films to people who have never seen them. Spartacus is simply an awesome epic, directed by Kubrick…Read More