Today in Movie Culture: The Best of Boxing Movies, The Best of Video Game Movies, Yaket Sax: Fury Road and More

Today in Movie Culture: The Best of Boxing Movies, The Best of Video Game Movies, Yaket Sax: Fury Road and More

Jul 24, 2015

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

 

Movie Montage of the Day:

In honor of Pixels, Cineplex produced this compilation of the best of video game movies -- both adapted from them and made about them (via The Playlist):

 

Supercut of the Day:

In honor of Southpaw, Jacob T. Swinney has edited a great montage of boxing movies titled "Cinema on the Ropes" for Slate:

 

SuperDupercut of the Day:

Here's yet another compilation of movie clips, this one by Michael Mirasol for Movie Mezzanine and focused on chase sequences, all tied to and inspired by Mad Max: Fury Road:

 

Movie Remix of the Day:

Speaking of Mad Max: Fury Road, here's what it looks like scored to a metal-guitar version of "Yakety Sax" (via Live for Films):

 

Cosplay of the Day:

Baby cosplay is always adorable, so it's hard to resist this Elastigirl and Jack Jack duo from The Incredibles. See more photos of mother and son at Geek Tyrant.

 

Fan Art of the Day:

Ghostbusters reboot director Paul Feig personally retweeted this awesome drawing of the new foursome by fan Elen Russell:

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Speaking of Ghostbusters, here's Harold Ramis and Bill Murray on the set of Caddyshack, which is 35 years old this weekend:

 

Star Wars of the Day:

If you're going to drink this weekend, do so responsibly. Let this 1979 Star Wars PSA help you remember not to drink and drive (via The Playlist):

 

Movie Mash-Up of the Day:

Sam Kwok Workshop has been mashing Iron Man up with Hello Kitty, Batman, Transformers and, below, Alien. See more at Design Taxi.

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

One of Disney Animation's biggest box office disappointments, The Black Cauldron, opened 30 years ago today. Watch the original trailer to get a sense of why it didn't do well:

 

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