Archive for January, 2013

Bootleg Argo DVDs Of Interest To Iranian Citizenry

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

“Young hipsters in northern Tehran, fruit peddlers in the bazaar, teachers in the suburbs, parliamentarians and members of the plainclothes Basij militia loyal to the regime have seen it.”
Bootleg Argo DVDs Of Interest To Iranian Citizenry

2012 FYC Screenplay: ZERO DARK THIRTY

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

The last of the year’s PDF downloads here.

Stelter On That 13-Hour Fincher Binge Available Beginning Midnight PST

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Stelter On That 13-Hour Fincher Binge Available Beginning Midnight PST On Netflix

Poland Defines Netflix 2013

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

“Thing is, what Netflix needs is network-level smashes.”
Poland Defines Netflix 2013

Time Inc. To Eliminate 500 More Jobs After BainCo Analysis

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Time Inc. To Eliminate 500 More Jobs After BainCo Analysis

Michael Chabon On Wes Anderson

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Michael Chabon On Wes Anderson

Groundhog Day Is 20… Again? Still?

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Groundhog Day Is 20… Again? Still? 

Picturing THE RAID 2 In Production

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

These stills come from a single, non-action scene of The Raid 2, but Gareth Evans is generous with small bits of information at his Twitter account. “Amazing steadicam work earlier. Huge shot. Got it and wrapped. Tonight reunites me with Prakoso in something of a tender scene for him.” “19 scenes out of 103 done so far. Close to a fifth of the way through in terms of content, but only 15% of the way through the schedule.”
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Emerson On “The Private Lives Of Jodie Foster”

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Emerson On “The Private Lives Of Jodie Foster”

Oscar Voting Starts In One Week

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

MCN Public Service Announcement
Oscar Voting Starts In One Week

Rick Prelinger’s “On The Virtues Of Preexisting Material”

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Rick Prelinger‘s Manifesto “On The Virtues Of Preexisting Material”

LAT Excited To Repeat MTV’s Gossip About Dakota Fanning Being Nude In Her Latest From Sundance Which Premiered Twelve Days Before This Story

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

LAT Excited To Repeat MTV’s Gossip About Dakota Fanning Being Nude In Her Latest From Sundance Which Premiered Twelve Days Before This Story

Pinewood Studios Still Hoping To Double Space On Green Belt Land

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Pinewood Studios Still Hoping To Double Space On Green Belt Land

Late Internet Activist Aaron Swartz’s Afterword To Cory Doctorow’s “Homeland”

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Late Internet Activist Aaron Swartz’s Ever-More-Moving Afterword To Cory Doctorow’s “Homeland”

Christian Slater Says He Feels Sexier Sober

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Christian Slater Says He Feels Sexier Sober

Sony To Stop Shipments Of MiniDisc Players

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Sony To Stop Shipments Of MiniDisc Players

Joe Queenan, At 62, Cautions Against Prescribing Amour To Those Over 60

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Joe Queenan, At 62, Cautions Against Prescribing Amour To Those Over 60

Harmin’ Armond Gets Around To Beasts Of The Southern Wild; Vocabulary Invokes “Freaks,” “Gaudy,” “Lurid,” “Pickaninny”; “Motherly Black Whore”

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

“She must have been named after the ’90s R&B group Zhané.”
Harmin’ Armond Gets Around To Beasts Of The Southern Wild; Vocabulary Invokes “Freaks,” “Gaudy,” “Lurid,” “Pickaninny”; “Motherly Black Whore”

How Stefan Kudelski Changed The Way We Hear Movies With The Nagra

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

How Stefan Kudelski, 84,  Changed The Way We Hear Movies With The Nagra

Soderbergh Answers Qs After Walter Reade Side Effects Preview

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

“Well, this is a big bugaboo of mine watching what’s happening lately because I’m like you should have a reason for every shot, a reason for every cut. If you don’t then you’ve broken … I don’t know if you’ve broken a contract with the audience but you’ve broken a contract with me.”
Soderbergh Answers Qs After Walter Reade Side Effects Preview