Today in Movie Culture: 'Star Wars' Posters in Lego Form, 'Mad Max: Fury Road' in VHS Form and More

Today in Movie Culture: 'Star Wars' Posters in Lego Form, 'Mad Max: Fury Road' in VHS Form and More

Apr 10, 2015

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

 

In honor of the Star Wars movies' digital release today, here's a compilation of Darth Vader telling Luke he's his father, from The Empire Strikes Back, in 20 different languages (via World Wide Interweb):

 

Also for the occasion, here's Drew Struzan's Return of the Jedi poster redone in Lego form. See the rest at Slashfilm.

 

Also, here's a timely parody of Louie from Nerdist with Chewbacca filling in for Louis CK:

 

And here's a great Dagobah painting by JC Richard paying homage to a scene from The Empire Strikes Back (via Slashfilm):

 

And picture below is one of the dresses in Her Universe's latest Star Wars line tied to next week's Celebration event. See more at Fashionably Geek.

 

See what Mad Max: Fury Road would have looked like decades ago, on VHS, in Jamie Hooper's tribute to the Mad Max franchise (via Geek Tyrant):

 

My 10-year-old self would totally watch an Avengers as kids cartoon on Saturday mornings akin to this poster by Yale Stewart (via Geek Tyrant):

 

Watch a commercial for STIHL Blowers inspired by 2001: A Space Odyssey but probably owing some to Wall-E or Gravity, too (via Design Taxi):

 

This infographic showing the relativly old age great directors were when they made their most notable works will give hope to young filmmakers (via First Showing):

 

This weekend is the 100th anniversary of the release of Charlie Chaplin's The Tramp. Watch the classic silent comedy short in its entirety below:

 

 

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