Monthly Archives: July 2008

Speed Racer Mosaic’ified!

Step 1 was to extract several thousand still frames from the original movie. Easily done if you have a copy and know how to use mplayer’s video filters. Step 2 was to take the Speed Racer trailer and extract the … Continue reading

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Cinemetrics: Crowd-Sourcing the Average Cut Time

Ever wonder how long the average time between cuts is? The guys at Cinemetrics have, and they decided to find out with a little heavy-lifting help from their friends… If you consider their “friends” anyone with a PC or flash-enabled … Continue reading

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Joker Arrested Stealing Posters of Own Film

“Mohney says officers who were dispatched early Sunday to the theater arrived to find employees restraining a man wearing a purple suit, a green wig and face paint…” Well, at least Batman isn’t the only one getting arrested these days. … Continue reading

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Wolverine: Origins Trailer Leak

A trailer for the first *official Wolverine film, slated for May 2009, screened at Comic-Con this past weekend. Inevitably, it has leaked and is now available for online viewing for what is presumably a limited time viewing period (quick, try … Continue reading

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Troy Duffy Talks Boondock Saints 2: All Saints Day

You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video Geeks of Doom brings us the latest info on the sequel to the nu-classic cult-film The Boondock Saints, entitled Boondock Saints: All Saints Day. The sequel has been … Continue reading

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‘Dark Knight’ Scalpers Getting $50 a Ticket

Seriously… CraigsList was flooded Friday with ads for buyers and sellers of weekend tickets. While most seem to be willing to spend around $50 for a ticket — well above the $11 face value for many theaters — others say … Continue reading

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Watchmen Trailerfied

Apple just posted up a massive HD version of the Watchmen trailer that is scheduled to appear before prints of The Dark Knight this weekend. Peep it here. I must say – it’s looking leaps-and-bounds better than what I had … Continue reading

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Link Blowout v.53 – The Dark Knight Edition

• Michael Bay’s Rejected ‘Dark Knight’ Script This took a lot of time and care to pull off, and boy does it. Hilarious in all the right ways. • 30 Seconds With Mr. Freeze While drinking in the inevitable greatness … Continue reading

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Guillermo del Toro Gives Fans “The Muppet”

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Lionsgate Is The First Studio To “Get It”

Lionsgate, despite their horrendously un-updated website, looks to be the first Hollywood studio to really get the whole YouTube thing. Google (who owns YouTube) recently announced a deal with the studio that will place and share the revenue for ads … Continue reading

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