Monthly Archives: March 2014

Some Useful and Interesting Things (Sunday Edition)

For at least a few weeks there I was putting up lists of things I found useful and/or interesting from around the Internets. I would like to get back to doing that. So, in that spirit, here I am with … Continue reading

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‘Jodorowsky’s Dune’ Tells It Like It Pretty Much Is

As some of you may know, I worked in Hollywood for a bit. I’m not famous or anything, but I did spend quite a bit of time doing what they call “Production.” Briefly, that’s the nuts and bolts, day to … Continue reading

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Happy (Soon to Be) 50th ‘Star Trek’

As my friend and The Flickcast podcast co-host Joe Dilworth pointed out recently, it was supposedly about 50 years ago (on or about March 11) that Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry first put pen to paper (or fingers to typewriter) … Continue reading

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‘Star Wars’ Visual Effects

I find this shit fascinating. Also, I really think the “old school” method looks better than a lot of the the CG being done these days. Models look more 3D because they are 3D in real space, not created in … Continue reading

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