Disney shows off Star Wars Land, and just shut up and take our money

 Posted by on 2017-04-16 at 23:24  disney, film, jedi, movies, orlando, Reblog, science fiction, scifi, star wars  Comments Off on Disney shows off Star Wars Land, and just shut up and take our money
Apr 162017
 

ORLANDO — The Disney Parks mega-project known as Star Wars Land is well underway both here and in Anaheim, California. And the Mouse House is ready to let us in on a few of its secrets.

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Hayao Miyazaki is Stepping Out of Retirement for One Final Film

 Posted by on 2016-11-13 at 17:14  animation, anime, art, film, japan, movies, Reblog  Comments Off on Hayao Miyazaki is Stepping Out of Retirement for One Final Film
Nov 132016
 

You can’t keep Hayao Miyazaki away from what he loves. The celebrated anime director announced during a television special that he wants to come out of retirement to turn his 20-year pet project into a full-length animated feature.

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Michael Moore secretly made a movie about Donald Trump, and now he’s premiering it

 Posted by on 2016-10-18 at 18:18  documentary, donald trump, election 2016, film, michael moore, movies, News, Politics, Reblog, trump  Comments Off on Michael Moore secretly made a movie about Donald Trump, and now he’s premiering it
Oct 182016
 

It sounds as though Michael Moore has been working on his own October surprise for the current election cycle. Deadline reports that the movie is based on a one-man play Moore attempted to stage in Ohio.

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Razer acquires THX, the audio company George Lucas founded in 1983

 Posted by on 2016-10-18 at 00:03  audio, audiophile, cinema, film, home cinema, movies, Reblog, thx  Comments Off on Razer acquires THX, the audio company George Lucas founded in 1983
Oct 182016
 

THX, the company responsible for the “Deep Note” that plays before movies at the cinema, has been acquired by Razer, the gaming peripherals and laptop maker.

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Arrival is science fiction at its most beautiful and provocative – Venice review

 Posted by on 2016-09-01 at 12:08  entertainment, film, language, movies, Reblog, science fiction, scifi  Comments Off on Arrival is science fiction at its most beautiful and provocative – Venice review
Sep 012016
 

Director: Denis Villeneuve; Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma. Cert tbc, 116 mins. You’ve seen flying saucers descend on planet Earth many times before, but none quite like the ones in Arrival.

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Darth Vader returns in new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer

 Posted by on 2016-08-12 at 01:28  entertainment, film, movies, Reblog, science fiction, scifi, space, star wars, Video  Comments Off on Darth Vader returns in new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer
Aug 122016
 

Gareth Edwards’ Rogue One finally has a new trailer, and it features the biggest villain in the history of Star Wars: Darth Vader himself.

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Somebody Analyzed All the Typography in ‘Blade Runner,’ and It’s Epic

 Posted by on 2016-06-24 at 00:27  design, film, font, fonts, movies, Reblog, science fiction, scifi, typography  Comments Off on Somebody Analyzed All the Typography in ‘Blade Runner,’ and It’s Epic
Jun 242016
 

Screencap by the author. All other screencaps via Typset in the Future When viewing a film, most audiences typically don’t give a second thought to the typography used by the set designers.

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