Today in Movie Culture: Everything To Know About the 'Mission: Impossible' Movies, Bugs Bunny Turns 75 and More

Today in Movie Culture: Everything To Know About the 'Mission: Impossible' Movies, Bugs Bunny Turns 75 and More

Jul 27, 2015

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

 

Movie Trivia of the Day:

Think you know all about the Mission: Impossible franchise? Mr. Sunday Movies humorously lists 50 facts about these movies:

 

Trailer Remake of the Day:

Vulture has redone the trailer for the new Fantastic Four movie with footage from Roger Corman's cheap 1994 version:

 

Cosplay of the Day:

Since Mad Max: Fury Road is all about the women characters, why not turn Immortan Joe female, too? Well, here you go (via Fashionably Geek):

 

Supercut of the Day:

In honor of Paper Towns, editor Jacob T. Swinney compiled scenes of teens climbing through others' windows for Slate. Movies featured include Heathers, Scream and Scary Movie, and there are TV shows like Clarissa Explains It All, too.

 

Movie Analysis of the Day:

Barry Lyndon isn't quite a forgotten masterpiece, but it's not the most widely discussed of Stanley Kubrick's classics. Must See Films wants that to change:

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Remember when Matthew Broderick was in The Godfather? Wait, no, just kidding, this is an image of Broderick and Marlon Brando from The Freshman, a movie completely built and sold around its making Brando look like Don Corleone again. The movie opened in theaters 25 years ago today.

 

Movie History of the Day:

This is more of a supercut than a history lesson, but Digg offers up a nice video tour of aliens in the movies:

 

Classic Cartoon of the Day:

Today is the 75th anniversary of the theatrical release of Tex Avery's Oscar-nominated Merrie Melodies animated short A Wild Hare, which is considered the first official Bugs Bunny cartoon. Watch it below.


 

Comic Strip of the Day:

Did we find out all of the components of the Indominus Rex DNA in Jurassic World? Here's a funny comic that shares a few more ingredients (via Geek Tyrant):

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

Yesterday was the 30th anniversary of the limited-release opening of Pee-wee's Big Adventure. Honor the occasion by viewing the movie's original trailer below.

 

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