Today in Movie Culture: Imagining Michael Shannon as Cable, Deadpool Sings His Version of "Gaston" and More

Today in Movie Culture: Imagining Michael Shannon as Cable, Deadpool Sings His Version of "Gaston" and More

Mar 23, 2017

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


Casting Rendering of the Day:

With Michael Shannon the frontrunner to play Cable in Deadpool 2, BossLogic shows us what that might look like (via


Movie Parody of the Day:

Deadpool and friends do their own version of "Gaston" from Beauty and the Beast in this well-done musical spoof (via Geek Tyrant):


Cast Reunion of the Day:

See how well everyone from Love, Actually has aged in this TV spot for the short sequel Red Nose, Actually (via IndieWire):


Movie Link of the Day:

Now that Rogue One is on video, someone connected its end seamlessly to the beginning of the first Star Wars (via Geekologie):


Vintage Image of the Day:

Amanda Plummer, who turns 60 today, gets direction from Quentin Tarantino on the set of Pulp Fiction in 1993:


Filmmaker in Focus:

Today is also Akira Kurosawa's birthday (he would be 107 if still alive), so here's a look at his later color films in a video by Philip Brubaker for Fandor Keyframe:


Movie Science of the Day:

In honor of the new Power Rangers movie, Kyle Hill scientifically explains why Rita Repulsa's staff might be more destructive than her monsters:


Movie Comparison of the Day:

Also, Couch Tomato shows 24 reasons why the old Mighty Morphin Power Rangers movie is the same as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows:


Movie Trivia of the Day:

One more for Power Rangers, here's some more trivia about the franchise from ScreenCrush:


Classic Trailer of the Day:

This week is the 20th anniversary of the release of Selena starring Jennifer Lopez. Watch the original trailer for the classic biopic below. 




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