Monthly Archives: July 2008

5 Trailers You Haven’t Seen Yet (Probably)

That is, if you’ve been subject to the kind of films I’ve been attending lately (read: Summer effects extravaganzas).  I don’t want to overdue the setup here, I’ll just say that these select few were picked for one reason – … Continue reading

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The Yelling Guy From Full Metal Jacket Really Wants You To Learn How To Program In Visual Basic

I sure hope R. Lee Ermey was paid in more than beer for this one… You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video

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Terminator Salvation Trailerfied

No doubt attempting to capitalize on the good will Christian Bale is collecting over the the upcoming The Dark Knight, Warner Bros has “leaked” a teaser trailer for next summer’s tentpole Terminator Salvation.  The film stars Bale (yeah!) as a … Continue reading

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FilmRot v8 – Now Live

Version 8? What happened to 6 and 7? Let’s just say this redesign has been a long time coming, and it’s still not done, obviously. I’ll be adding features here and there, nothing revolutionary – just what you’ve come to … Continue reading

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Wanna Get Spoiled?

Check out Two-Face from The Dark Knight!  Clickety click the phonecam pic below, don’t say I didn’t warn you! Also, I heard there’s a clown in drag over here.

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Max Payne Trailerfied

I have fond memories of playing the original Max Payne on my old circa-1999 E-Machine desktop (w/ 15inch monitor!), despite the 12 frames-per-second and stuttery audio.  The game had a perfect mixture of mood, Woo-style action and Matrix-like effects (although … Continue reading

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All Bond Girls Have an Innie

The horror. [Possibly NSFW]

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VIDEO: I Met the Walrus

This vid isn’t technically film-related but it is brilliant… You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video Now I’m no hippy, but the mix of classic animation styles mixed with a bit of modern visual style … Continue reading

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American Audiences = Guilty of Watering Down Jackie Chan

Last week I made the offhand comment that American audiences had ruined martial-arts stunt legend Jackie Chan (among other imports), using the Shanghai films as an example.  Exhibit A: You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube … Continue reading

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Visioneers Trailerfied

WTF is Visioneers? you’re probably asking. It’s the story of George. Who has a job, a wife, a son, and a hobby. And who is not going to explode. And who might just be George Washington. Confused? Click the image … Continue reading

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