The official trailer for the upcoming Blade Runner sequel has been released, and man does it look good! Continue reading “The Official Blade Runner 2049 Trailer has landed!”
This dark and somber film by Paul Thomas Anderson is a masterful exploration of capitalism, greed, and its effect on mankind. Daniel Day-Lewis gives what could be one of the greatest performances of the decade, if not all-time. It’s a long, slow-paced film, but man is it worth the watch.
YouTuber Lessons from the Screenplay gives another excellent film study, this time on how filmmakers control the information given to an audience. Using the 2015 science-fiction thriller Ex Machina, he describes how a great film lets the audience take part in the story, thus further engaging them in the film. If you haven’t subscribed to this guy, please do, because he is fantastic.
Movie trailers are something that I have always loved watching. Even when I pop in a Blu-ray and they roll trailers beforehand, I can’t help but take my finger off the fast-forward button and enjoy them. The goal of these short snippets is to get us interested and excited to go see a film. If it gets your butt in the theater seat then it has done its job! Continue reading “10 Best Movie Trailers of All-Time”
Nerdwriter1 dives into what I believe is the greatest score in cinematic history; The Lord of the Rings. This video is an incredible study of what makes music in film so powerful and breaks down Howard Shore’s masterpiece in a extensive and comprehensive way. Bravo Nerdwriter1, bravo.