Today in Movie Culture: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' '80s Trailer, 'Angels in the Outfield' Mockumentary and More

Today in Movie Culture: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' '80s Trailer, 'Angels in the Outfield' Mockumentary and More

Oct 23, 2015

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

 

Trailer Remix of the Day:

Here's what the new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens would look like if it was a schlocky 1980s action movie:

 

Trailer Reaction of the Day:

This video of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer being screened at the Yavin 4 briefing uses the old teaser but it's still worth watching for Han Solo's reaction to his older self (via Live for Films):

 

Movie Parody of the Day:

This parody of 30 for 30 documentaries about the plot of Angels in the Outfield (and Air BudSpace JamHappy Gilmore and more) is a pretty funny mockumentary even if you haven't seen its targets:

 

Makeup Art of the Day:

Here's what Belle from Beauty and the Beast looks like after being clawed by the Beast. See more photos of makeup artist Shonagh Scott as harmed Disney Princesses at Geekologie.

 

Oscar-winning Cartoon of the Day:

This weekend is the 80th anniversary of the theatrical release of the classic animated short Three Orphan Kittens, which won producer Walt Disney his fifth Oscar. Watch it in full below. 

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Buster Keaton and friend in Go West, which had its world premiere 90 years ago this weekend.

 

Movie Tutorial of the Day:

This supercut offers a lesson in how to kill a vampire, according to the movies (via Cinematic Montage Creators):

 

Cosplay of the Day:

Check out this kid dressed up as movie characters he's too young to know about, including Maurice from Little Monsters and Edwards Scissorhands (via Fashionably Geek):

I've dressed my son as a different 80's(ish) movie character for the past 4 halloweens

 

Movie Comparison of the Day:

See the similarities between Martin Scorsese's 1964 student film It's Not Just You, Murray! and his 2014 feature The Wolf of Wall Street in this mashup (via One Perfect Shot):

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 55th anniversary of the theatrical release of The Magnificent Seven. Watch the original trailer for the Western, starring Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Eli Wallach, Charles Bronson, Robert Vaughn, James Coburn and Brad Dexter, below.

 

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