Monthly Archives: April 2013

Sunday Old School with ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’

I’ve been thinking a lot about Raiders of the Lost Ark lately, so I decided to watch it for what must be at least the thirtieth time. I will assume (dangerous, I realize) that most of you have seen it. … Continue reading

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‘Star Wars’ In the Kitchen

To be clear, I don’t cook very many things and I don’t think I’ve ever baked. However, seeing these may cause me to start. In short, these are pretty awesome. Check out all the possibilities right here.

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Sunday Old School With ‘Jason and the Argonauts’

Today is Sunday. Check the calendar if you don’t believe me. Okay? We good? Maybe take a guy’s word for it next time, huh? Anyway, as I often do on Sundays (at least until Project M “officially” begins), I’m watching … Continue reading

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Your Caffeine Intake Levels

As you might have guessed, I like coffee. In fact, some would say, I’m slightly obsessed about it. Truth be told, I don’t think I’m alone in that. I think lots of others like coffee as much, or more, than … Continue reading

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‘Walking Dead’ Season 3 Visual Effects

Continuing our trend of highlighting visual effects work, here’s a reel from Stargate Studios showcasing their work on The Walking Dead season 3. In addition to all the great zombie kills, pay particular attention to what they did with the … Continue reading

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Building a T-Rex

I had the privilege of knowing effects guru Stan Winston a little, having met him originally though a mutual friend. In fact, I visited his studio during the time he was working on the first Jurassic Park movie. I was … Continue reading

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All Six ‘Star Wars’ Movies at the Same Time

Yep, you read that right. Someone went to the trouble to put all six Star Wars movies together in the same screen and run them at the same time. To be honest, I don’t know if I love this or … Continue reading

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