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10 Box Office Losers of 2012

By at December 28, 2012 | 1:18 am | 4 Comments

10 Box Office Losers of 2012

A fickle game, the movie-making business. As the big-budget masters hedge their bets with solid stars, rock-em sock-em action, and scintillating special effects, we know this: Nobody knows nothing about anything. That's why a handful of features come up short each year, financial disappointments in an industry that doesn't take loss lightly. And the crapshoot continues. more...

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New Motion Movie Poster — THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE

By at November 20, 2012 | 9:08 pm | 0 Comment

New Motion Movie Poster — THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE

When we last left the oppressed citizens of Panem at the conclusion of the film version of The Hunger Games, our winners had emerged (no spoilers here), gamekeeper Seneca Crane (Wes Bentley) got a taste of his own medicine, and President Snow (Donald Sutherland) was departing with a potential revolution brewing under his feet. Next up: Catching Fire, featuring the more...

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Creating a Film’s Visual Fingerprint: Cinemetrics Examines Kubrick, Anderson

By at June 29, 2012 | 11:23 pm | 0 Comment

Creating a Film’s Visual Fingerprint: Cinemetrics Examines Kubrick, Anderson

Too often, the depth and intricacies of a film's production design can be overlooked. Combine design with directing and editing approaches, and you get color palette, movement, energy. And thanks to German visual communication artist, Frederic Brodbeck, it can all be displayed in a single dynamic sphere. The folks at Miramax turned us on to Brodbeck's ingenious more...

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A Zombie Movie with Brains: EXIT HUMANITY Film / DVD Review

By at June 18, 2012 | 10:35 pm | 0 Comment

A Zombie Movie with Brains: EXIT HUMANITY Film / DVD Review

4.5 / 5 stars Indie film distribution collaborators The Collective and Bloody Disgusting (Yellowbrickroad, Cold Fish) continue sharing some of the industry's more interesting horror features with the DVD release of one of the most intelligent and powerful zombie films in many years. Exit Humanity seems unique amid the overplayed sub-genre as perhaps the only zombie more...

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