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A mere sample of the many Oscar nom titles that should have been.

Still spawning. More at the links below.


Celluloid spectra, wherein:

Each line represents the average colour of a frame of the movie, creating a sequential timeline of its colour palette.

These, and many more, available here as framed prints, canvases and whatnot.

Related: ROYGBIV


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Actor and more-than-daycent impressionist Ross Marquand performs various movie stars reading lines from movies they weren’t actually in.

Previously: Nano Impressions


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A rather elegant and thought-provoking, NSFW paean to the messy but purposeful violence in the work of writer/director Shane Black (Lethal Weapon, The Long Kiss Goodnight, Iron Man 3, The Nice Guys) by The Nerdwriter.


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A breakdown by Vanity Fair of the take-home pay earned by the hypothetical cast and crew (excluding non-human costs, and based on average union rates) of a hypothetical 200 million dollar Hollywood movie. To wit:

Moviemaking is an art, of course—but it’s also a business, and a lucrative one at that. How lucrative? Well, that depends on your place in the pecking order. Let’s just say that if you’re helping to make a $200 million movie, it’s better to be a producer than a dolly grip operator—although as you’ll learn in this video breakdown of who’s earning what, based on average union rates, even the gaffer makes out pretty well.


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Ahead of tonight’s world premiere of Mattress Men in Toronto, Canada, at the Hot Docs Festival.

Director of the documentary, Mattress Man, Colm Quinn speaks to Canada’s CP24.

Meanwhile, if any readers happen to be in Toronto and free tonight, tickets can be purchased here

Previously: No Sleep Till Sundance

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Burger Fiction’s compilation of their 100 favourite movie lines delivered prior to the kill, adding:

Use these at your own risk. We don’t condone murder.