A reader notes that “the movie Donnie Darko included an exchange on this very question“: Another reader raises his hand: “Uh, what about language?” Another picks “writing, of course”: Speech is encoded in our DNA as the way we transmit information from one person to another. Writing is not. Yet writing functions as a kind […]
Check out this awesome supercut featuring 60 epic movie sword fights, include scenes from The Princess Bride, Star Wars, Rob Roy, Kill Bill, Pirates of the Caribbean and much more! After watching the supercut, I unfortunately feel obligated...Show More Summary
Clara Darko edited this highlight reel of 60 of the greatest sword and saber fights in the history of the movies. From The Princess Bride to Seven Samurai to Star Wars to Kill Bill, it’s 4 minutes of swashbuckling that builds to an epic crescendo.
Zap2it: You have an active television week, not only with "Scorpion," but also as the co-host of the CBS special "Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials 2015." Are you enjoying your pace these days?Katharine McPhee: You have to find time to do things other than work, but I'd rather know what my work schedule is, then plan those things. Show More Summary
Dorky presents their list of the greatest (and stupidest) hacking scenes in movies.
Everyone loves a good sword fight. This movie montage by film lover and video editor Clara Darko combines sixty of her favorite duels in cinema into one ridiculously fun, eminently watchable supercut. Read more...
"The movie is about the Soviet Union and the greatest sports dynasty arguably in history, the Red Army hockey team, and the interrelationship between sports, politics, [and] society," says director Gabe Polsky, the filmmaker behind the critically acclaimed documentary Red Army, which has just been released after a wildly successful festival run. Show More Summary
Batman's inspiring five-year-old sidekick to hit the big screen! Read the full article on AICN Jeremy here... Batman may be Gotham City's protector, but its greatest inspiration by far is Batkid. On November 15, 2013, the world was introduced...Show More Summary
I’m thrilled that the world’s greatest ruse—conning your way into free movies—was covered by Abbi and Ilana in this episode. My great aunt taught me how to picnic my way through a theater; the idea of getting caught used to scare me until she pointed out that movie theaters are... More »
Doug Bandow One of Washington’s greatest policy failures is North Korea. Apparently, Pyongyang’s most recent provocation was hacking Sony Pictures in retaliation for the movie ‘The Interview.’ More fundamentally, the Democratic People’s...Show More Summary
As planes take off for Park City (and make sure to check back for all of our Sundance coverage over the next ten days of indie movie greatness), we're doing our bi-weekly customer service by presenting the latest and greatest on-disc and On Demand. Show More Summary
The Queen Bee of the Plastics may have been at grotsky beyotch at times, but she's our friend – and the greatest movie villain of the 21st century. Here's why Regina George rules.
My father, an avid and passionate reader, is a man of lists. He has lists for the 50 top books of fiction, the top 25 non-fiction books, the 10 greatest movies of all time and more. But the one that I consult most regularly is his list...Show More Summary
Honestly, they're just saying what we've all been thinking during Oscar season. College Humor redesigned posters for 2015's Oscar-nominated films with more truthful titles. They perfectly sum up this year's greatest movies — withoutShow More Summary
If our content never moves, if it simply sits on a website without any views, shares, and engagement, it has about the same value as the world’s greatest movie script locked from view in a cold, dark vault. The investment in our content is largely wasted. In this post, I will cover 12 “quick hit” structural actions you can take with your content to make it more “shareable.”
WatchMojo (previously) has created a video that features their top ten fake commercials featured in movies and television shows that make fun of real ads, products, and services. They take a look at the comedy film Kingpin from 1996, the long-running animated television show Family Guy, and more. The following items are sold nowhere and […]
Let’s get this out of the way: Force Majeure totally deserved to be nominated for Best Foreign Language Film. It made Slate’s best movies of 2014 and dozens of other critics’ lists, too (including my own personal one). But this reaction...Show More Summary
For the young cinéaste, attending your first midnight movie is a rite of passage that’s as important as your first kiss. Midnight screenings inspire rabid devotees, because they invite fans to participate in communal antics (think Rocky Horror) and indulge that giddy feeling when experiencing something shocking or strange on an intimate scale. Show More Summary
John Carpenter is one of the greatest genre filmmakers who has ever lived. And as someone who’s written many of his own scores, he’s also a deeply influential musical figure. His tense, blaring, synthetic scores for movies like Halloween and Escape From New York changed the way horror and sci-fi movies sound, and those sounds [...]
What could be one of the greatest rumors to hit the internet, if it serves to be true, has just surfaced, claiming that the long-awaited Batman V Superman could be in split into two movies, with the first coming much sooner than we expected. Show More Summary