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Shooting Better Movies: The Student Filmmakers’ Guide by Paul Dudbridge (book review)

July 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Shooting Better Movies: The Student Filmmakers’ Guide by Paul Dudbridge  (book review)

When I saw this book, ‘Shooting Better Movies: The Student Filmmakers’ Guide’ by Paul Dudbridge, I did wonder at the proximity of having another film production book from Michael Wiese Productions so soon after the last on the subject. Then again, like artbooks, you can never have too many which Dudbridge also asserts at the […]

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War For The Planet Of The Apes (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Michael Giacchino (CD review)

July 28, 2017 | By | Reply More
War For The Planet Of The Apes (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Michael Giacchino (CD review)

The original motion picture soundtrack for the film ‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’ is, as the name might suggest, the film’s original music composed by the very talented Michael Giacchino. He’s a very busy person writing music for film’s TV show’s and video games. I say busy as I just noticed he also […]

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Thor Ragnarok movie trailer.

July 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Thor Ragnarok movie trailer.

Here’s the film trailer for the Thor Ragnarok flick.

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Justice League movie (new trailer).

July 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Justice League movie (new trailer).

And here’s the new trailer for the upcoming Justice League film. And here’s its blurb… Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit […]

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Ready Player One (movie trailer).

July 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Ready Player One (movie trailer).

Ready Player One is the new Steven Spielberg sci-fi movie based on Ernest Cline’s SF novel of the same name. The film’s story, set in a dystopian 2044, follows a teenager called Wade Watts born into poverty in a dark future US, as he searches for an Easter egg in a VR game … the […]

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Pacific Rim: Uprising (first trailer).

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Pacific Rim: Uprising (first trailer).

Here’s the first trailer for the Pacific Rim movie sequel, Pacific Rim: Uprising. It takes the form of a recruitment trailer to join the Jaeger Corps … a day in the Jaeger Corps is like a day on the Transformers Farm, sweetheart. Here’s the film’s blurb: A new generation of Jaeger Pilots will stand tall for all […]

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Kingsman The Golden Circle: new trailer.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Kingsman The Golden Circle: new trailer.

Kingsman The Golden Circle introduces the British spy service to their flash U.S. cousins with some laser-lasso action. Here’s the official blurb: Kingsman The Secret Service introduced the world to Kingsman – an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In Kingsman: […]

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Bright (Netflix trailer): imagine Lord of the Rings fast-forwarded to 2017, meeting The Wire.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Bright (Netflix trailer): imagine Lord of the Rings fast-forwarded to 2017, meeting The Wire.

Here’s another trailer for Bright, which takes the classic fantasy world of Lord of the Rings and time travels with it forward to today’s 2017 … mixing orcs, goblins and elves with gang-bangers and the gritty urban world of The Wire. High concept Netflix film or what? Looks fun. Well, even Will Smith has to […]

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The Shape of Water (Guillermo del Toro’s new scifi flick).

July 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Shape of Water (Guillermo del Toro’s new scifi flick).

Here’s the trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s new scifi flick, The Shape of Water. It’s an other-worldly scifi fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963. In the hidden high-security underground Area 51-like government complex where she works, lonely mute girl Elisa (actor Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of silence […]

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War For the Planet Of The Apes (2017) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

July 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
War For the Planet Of The Apes (2017) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

Four years after the war started in the last ‘Planet Of The Apes’ film, Caesar, an intelligent ape, wants to end the fighting. But first he wants vengeance on the leader of a paramilitary organisation who killed Caesar’s wife and son. Director Matt Reeves looks not so much for a realistic war but for an […]

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