Today in Movie Culture: The Flawed Formula of Marvel Movies, Inside the World of Alternate Posters and More

Today in Movie Culture: The Flawed Formula of Marvel Movies, Inside the World of Alternate Posters and More

Nov 11, 2016

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

 

Movie Franchise Takedown of the Day:

Mr. Nerdista takes on the flaws of the Marvel Cinematic Universe formula in this new video essay:

 

Alternate Poster of the Day:

Speaking of Marvel, here is one of four official alternate UK posters for Doctor Strange by artist Matt Ferguson. See the others on Twitter.

 

Artist Showcase of the Day:

Speaking of alternate movie posters, How Stuff Works goes inside that world with artist Tom Whalen (via /Film):

 

Alternate Casting Depiction of the Day:

50 Cent isn't actually playing Cyborg in Justice League, but here's what he would look like in the role if he were via BossLogic:

 

Cosplay of the Day:

Get a jump on seeing a movie version of Cable in this X-Men fan film also featuring Bishop and Nightcrawler (via Newsarama):

 

Reissue Trailer of the Day:

Citizen Kane looks better than ever in this new trailer for the 75th anniversary Blu-ray:

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Leonardo DiCaprio, who turns 42 today, made his feature film debut in 1991 in Critters 3, seen below.

 

Filmmaking Lesson of the Day:

For Fandor Keyframe, supercut master Jacob T. Swinney shows us six uses for the birds-eye-view shot:

 

Movie Homages of the Day:

Candice Drouet is back with another video showing movie scenes side by side with other movies' shots that look similar: 

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

This weekend is the 45th anniversary of the release of Disney's Bedknobs and Broomsticks. Watch the original trailer for the live-action/animation hybrid below.

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