Today in Movie Culture: '10 Cloverfield Lane' Redone in Lego, Ice Cube as J. Jonah Jameson and More

Today in Movie Culture: '10 Cloverfield Lane' Redone in Lego, Ice Cube as J. Jonah Jameson and More

Mar 09, 2016

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

 

Fake Movie of the Day:

From the guys behind Wet Hot American Summer comes a new spoof on Grindhouse car movies. Watch the trailer (which is also a fragrance ad) for the fake movie The Second Sound Barrier, starring Juliette Lewis as the villain, below (via GQ). 

 

Trailer Remake of the Day:

With 10 Cloverfield Lane arriving this Friday, here's a redo of its trailer in Lego (via Geek Tyrant):

 

Dream Casting of the Day:

With J.K. Simmons now playing DC's Commissioner Gordon, BossLogic suggests Ice Cube for the role of J. Jonah Jameson in Marvel and Sony's next Spider-Man movie. Here's an artist rendering and a NSFW mashup video from Watch Loud in favor of the idea:

 

Cosplay of the Day:

Watch a Batman cosplayer vs. a Superman cosplayer for the love of a Wonder Woman cosplayer in this music video for Shaun Canon's "SuperLove" (via Geek Tyrant):

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Oscar Isaac, who turns 37 today, in one of his first movies, 2002's All About the Benjamins:

 

Movie Trivia of the Day:

This week is the 20th anniversary of Fargo, so here's a video commemorating the occasion with things you might not know about the Coen Brothers movie:

 

Supercut of the Day:

Movie shots that take inspiration from iconic paintings are featured in this video side by side with the original works (via Cinematic Montage Creators):

 

Alternative Posters of the Day:

Colin Morello created posters for the original Star Wars trilogy and Star Wars: The Force Awakens using their opening shots. See the first one below and the rest at Live for Films.

 

Filmmaker in Focus:

With her latest film, Certain Women, coming out soon, Kelly Reichardt gets a tribute video essay from Fandor:

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

This week is the 25th anniversary of The Hard Way, a movie that was heavily promoted but didn't perform as well as hoped. Watch the original trailer for the movie, which stars Michael J. Fox and James Woods, below.

 

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