Today in Movie Culture: 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Easter Eggs, a Celebration of Costume Designers and More

Today in Movie Culture: 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Easter Eggs, a Celebration of Costume Designers and More

Jul 10, 2017

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


Easter Eggs of the Day:

Now that you hopefully have seen Spider-Man: Homecoming, check out Mr. Sunday Movies' amusing look at its Easter eggs, cameos and post-credits scenes:


Franchise Trivia of the Day:

Ranker offers an animated look at the conventions of Spider-Man movies, most of which Homecoming broke from:


Fan Theory of the Day:

MatPat of Film Theorists scientifically makes a case that a real Spider-Man would never survive his web-slinging and swinging:


Movie Science of the Day:

Speaking of Spider-Man and science, Kyle Hill explains how the superhero could still climb walls while wearing his suit:


Vintage Image of the Day:

Chiwetel Ejiofor, who turns 40 today, with Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey and others on the set of his film debut, Steven Spielberg's Amistad, in 1997:


Actor in the Spotlight:

Can you spot when there's a fake Arnold Schwarzenegger on screen in his movies? This video helps differentiate between the real deal and his CG and stunt double impostors (via Geekologie): 


Filmmaking Lesson of the Day:

Learn about the science of deep focus and the hyperfocal distance from John Hess of Filmmaker IQ:


Movie Craft of the Day:

The latest video essay from Now You See It celebrates the importance of costume designers, often the "secret heroes" of filmmaking:


Cosplay of the Day:

Star Wars meets classic literary icons with the inventive cosplay mashup "Edgar Allen Poe Dameron" (via Fashionably Geek):


Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 25th anniversary of the release of Ralph Bakshi's Cool World starring Brad Pitt and Kim Basinger. Watch the original trailer for the live-action/animation hybrid below.




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