Today in Movie Culture: Batman vs. John Wick, 'Goonies II' Fan Film, the Enduring Legacy of 'Fight Club' and More

Today in Movie Culture: Batman vs. John Wick, 'Goonies II' Fan Film, the Enduring Legacy of 'Fight Club' and More

Aug 29, 2018

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

 

Mashup of the Day:

Here's a fake trailer pitting Batman against John Wick, or maybe we should say the Dark Knight and the Boogeyman (via Geek Tyrant): 

 

Fan Film of the Day:

Fans of The Goonies over at Movie Nerds created a short film teasing the idea for the long-desired sequel:

 

Movie Comparison of the Day:

Dimitri Bitu compares scenes from Ray with footage of the actual Ray Charles side by side:

 

Fan Theory of the Day:

That Film Theory examines the theory that Groundhog Day is really about Phil's experience in Hell:

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Elliott Gould, who turns 80 today, wears a t-shirt with his own face on it on the set of The Long Goodbye in 1972:

 

Filmmaker in Focus:

If you've got five minutes, this video by Alex Quinn offers a very nice tribute to Edgar Wright:

 

Video Essay of the Day:

The latest Film Radar video essay looks at John Carpenter's The Thing and why it's so dang scary:

 

Legacy of the Day:

For Fandor, Jacob T. Swinney looks into the lasting impact of David Fincher's Fight Club, which is nearly 20 years old:

 

Cosplay of the Day:

Even better than the news of a Wile E. Coyote and Roadrunner movie is this Looney Tunes fan cosplaying as Granny:

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 15th anniversary of the release of Lost in Translation. Watch the original trailer for the modern classic below. 

 

 and 

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement

Facebook on Movies.com