Posts Tagged ‘film’
Time Warner, gigantic media conglomerate and parent of Warner Brothers, owns the rights to the Guy Fawkes mask design from the 2006 Warner Brothers film “V for Vendetta.” So, every time you purchase one of those masks, they are paid a licensing fee. Nick Bilton in the New York Times has more.
It's-a me, Mario!
Andy Baio has continued his excellent annual series, "Pirating the Oscars," which tracks each year's Oscar nominee's appearance on file-sharing networks, and keeps statistics on the method by which each nominee is captured and uploaded (camcordered, ripped from screener/pre-release cut, ripped from commercial DVD, etc). Because Andy does these [...]
Even though the original Tron (1982) is twenty-eight years old, there's sill a lot of things most people don't know about the film. In honor of the release of the sequel Tron: Legacy, tonight/tomorrow, here are the top 15 facts you don't know. (more…)
Christopher Nolan’s third Batman film will be called "The Dark Knight Rises" and though the Gotham City auteur isn’t ready to reveal the villain of his 2012 film, he did eliminate one of the big contenders: “It won’t be the Riddler,” Nolan said in an exclusive interview with Hero Complex. Nolan was most eager to talk about the [...]
"There's also hidden danger in this lipstick tube, popular with prostitutes." (more…)
A 1949 film that reveals the inner workings of a wristwatch. They use a giant watch to demonstrate the function of the various parts.