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Come and See: This Russian War Movie Birthed 1917 and Children of Men

Come and See: This Russian War Movie Birthed 1917 and Children of Men

In Klimov's hands, shooting uninterrupted master shots was not about artistic showing off but marrying technique with a storytelling choice: to keep watching, to bear witness to the horrors of war unflinchingly. Come and See's Long Influence When I saw Children of Men and, more recently, 1917, both hyped for their virtuoso uninterrupted master shots; I thought,[...]

Ad Astra is the Ultimate Sad Astronaut Movie [Review]

"Ad Astra" is the Ultimate Sad Astronaut Movie [Review]

Sandra Bullock in Gravity has a dead daughter in her background Ryan Gosling in First Man plays Neil Armstrong as a man mourning his dead daughter and compartmentalizing his possible death in space.If we’re in a bad timeline, Astronaut movies seem to reflect our anxiety and sense of doom Even The Martian, the most fun[...]

Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

Superman To The Rescue In Gravity Alternate Take

Superman To The Rescue In Gravity "Alternate Take"

If only Superman had been around, the movie Gravity basically wouldn't have even existed.Fun little viral video making its way around the interwebs today I think most people think it's a belated April Fool's joke, but it's clever enough to share on its own and beyond that silly "holiday."[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gw79smKZB9E[/youtube][...]

You Can Now Legally Download Many Of The Years Best Screenplays From Gravity To Saving Mr. Banks‏

You Can Now Legally Download Many Of The Year's Best Screenplays, From Gravity To Saving Mr. Banks‏

Banks, All Is Lost and Pixar's The Blue Umbrella.All Is LostAugust: Osage CountyBefore MidnightThe Blue UmbrellaThe ButlerEnough SaidFrozenFruitvale StationGravityKill Your DarlingsLone SurvivorMonsters UniversityNebraskaPhilomenaThe Place Beyond the PinesPrisonersRushSaving Mr BanksThe Spectacular NowSpring Breakers12 Years a SlaveThe Way Way BackWolf of Wall StreetI hope you enjoy this little lot as much as my students have been.[...]

Watch Jonas Cuarons Seven Minute Gravity Spin-Off Short Film Aningaaq

Watch Jonas Cuaron's Seven Minute Gravity Spin-Off Short Film, Aningaaq

There might be slight spoilers for Alfonso Guaron's Gravity contained here, but I think they're minor Still, to be safe, you may want to bookmark this post for after you've seen it.At one point in the film, Sandra Bullock's adrift astronaut, Ryan Stone, makes contact with someone on earth Instead of NASA though, it turns[...]

Gravity — The Bleeding Cool Review

Gravity — The Bleeding Cool Review

I’m currently praying that the upcoming Freddie Mercury and Elton John biopics both have Sam popping up at the end to say “Hi, I’m Billy Ocean and I’m here to talk to you about the Variety Club of Great Britain Initiative.”But I’m willing to gamble that Gravity will be on everyone’s ‘best film of the[...]


The Weight of Gravity: Look It Moves by Adi Tantimedh

The Weight of Gravity: Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes;Warning: minor spoilers.If there’s one movie that everyone should see this year, it’s Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity.It’s not just a thrill ride, a good piece of Science Fiction and a suspense thriller with an existential edge, it also pushes Cinema towards the next step in its evolution[...]

Neil deGrasse Tyson Treats Twitter To His Insights Into Gravity

Neil deGrasse Tyson Treats Twitter To His Insights Into Gravity

The more platforms he has to start conversation about science, the better.This man's opinions on Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity were always going to be interesting I've been waiting for them, in fact and I was happy to see Tyson take to Twitter to discuss the film this evening.Here are his points about the film, mostly in the[...]


Video Roundup: New Clips From Carrie Under The Skin Gravity And More

Video Roundup: New Clips From Carrie, Under The Skin, Gravity And More

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k5kXWzziFq8[/youtube]This 3-minute featurette on Gravity is pretty cool, but I still want to go into it knowing as little as possible. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dI4tx14e2Mk[/youtube]Just a tease of the curses and demons and monsters to come on new Showtime series Penny Dreadful: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-VWxT6GJyTM[/youtube]Reddit thinks new Norwegian action film Ragnorak looks like a cross between National Treasure and Jurassic Park which[...]

Listen To A Preview Of Over Twenty Minutes Of The Gravity Soundtrack

Listen To A Preview Of Over Twenty Minutes Of The Gravity Soundtrack

Alfonso Cuaron has been talking up the importance of the sound in Gravity in interviews in Venice this week, highlighting to reporters that seeing the film in a theatre equipped with the Dolby Atmos system is as important as seeing it in 3D.I'm sure the sound design and the score could very easily make or[...]

UK Trailer For Alfonso Cuaróns Gravity UPDATED With 2K Version

UK Trailer For Alfonso Cuarón's Gravity UPDATED With 2K Version

It was announced today that Gravity will be playing at the London Film Festival, which means I now know how long I have to wait until I can see it I will be counting down those days, maybe even the hours.Everything we've seen so far really does look extraordinary and if the film is even[...]


Gravity Photos Posters And A New UK Release Date

Gravity Photos, Posters And A New UK Release Date

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding Cool.While down at SDCC, Brendon and I were lucky enough to be in Hall H when Alfonso Cuaron came on stage to introduce an extended clip for Gravity We have only just now taken our jaws up off the floor.This is a movie that I've known about for a few[...]


Another New Clip From Gravity &#8211 Extremely Claustrophobic Tense Stuff

Another New Clip From Gravity – Extremely Claustrophobic, Tense Stuff

It's all gone wrong for Sandra Bullock in this clip from Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity.And this.. this is just the beginning.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZV-UEca2W9U[/youtube]I saw another scene from this at Comic-Con and, on the big screen, it was amazingly effective.Cuaron's not got an easy job here - there are more variables in play than usual when you've got a[...]

Sandra Bullock Struggles To Detach In This Clip From Alfonso Cuarons Gravity

Sandra Bullock Struggles To Detach In This Clip From Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity

Judging by the reaction online the Gravity footage shown at Comic-Con seemed to play particularly well to the audience there.Warner Brothers have now released two minutes of the footage shown and it is pretty gripping stuff The footage appears to be a clip taken directly from the film and features the film's two stars, George[...]