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Inside Out Had a Massive Opening Weekend

What is startling about Inside Out’s weekend is that it is the highest opening weekend ever for an original property (that is to say one that is not a sequel or a non-sourced work), passing Avatar, which made $77M on its December 18-20, 2009 bow. – via www.boxofficemojo.com Inside Out is a wonderful film, and […]

Spectacular Blade Runner Poster

I know this is a truly excellent poster because I really want to watch Blade Runner right now. Via The Ninja Bot, but it’s tragically sold through its limited run.

Lucas Knows His Dialogue Is Wooden, but Thinks That’s Just Fine

Stephen Colbert and George Lucas talk Star Wars, wooden dialogue and Howard the Duck – Polygon Colbert: Do you think it’s necessary for a great movie that you still understand the emotion with the sound off? Lucas: No. I believe half a movie is the sound. The sound is extremely important, but the dialogue is […]

Why Jupiter Ascending’s Failure is Bad for the Future of Hollywood

Variety – ‘Jupiter Ascending’ Flops: Why the Wachowskis’ Failure Is Bad for Movies All the red ink that “Jupiter Ascending” will spill will make studios all the more conservative and risk-averse. There will be more reboots, retreads and revivals as companies try to give facelifts to geriatric franchises such as “Star Wars,” “Indiana Jones” and […]