Today in Movie Culture: Marvel vs. DC Trailer, Boba Fett vs. Predator and More

Today in Movie Culture: Marvel vs. DC Trailer, Boba Fett vs. Predator and More

Aug 01, 2016

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

 

Fake Movie of the Day:

Another fan trailer for a Marvel vs. DC movie, this time with the X-Men included, shows how intense it would be:

 

Mashup of the Day:

In this 8-bit animation, we see what it would be like for Boba Fett to battle the Predator in video game form:

 

Supercut of the Day:

In anticipation of the the Summer Olympics in Rio, Darth Blender compiled a cool montage of athletic competition in the movies:

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Sam Mendes, who turns 51 today, directs Kevin Spacey and Annette Bening in a scene for his 1999 directorial debut, American Beauty:

 

Movie Homage of the Day:

Check out an animated flipbook based on Stranger Things that pays homage to its E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial homage-paying (via io9): 

 

Movie Comparison of the Day:

Speaking of inspiration, this side-by-side clip makes it clear The Shining was influenced by the silent Swedish film The Phantom Carriage:

 

Video Essay of the Day:

Speaking of Stanley Kubrick, here's a BFI video essay on how he used new technology for the period piece Barry Lyndon:

 

Film History of the Day:

Now You See It highlights the rises and falls of Hollywood for more than 100 years:

 

Cosplay of the Day:

The Return of the Jedi-inspired Rancor costume showcased in detail in the New York Magazine video below was a favorite at Comic-Con last month:

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 30th anniversary of the release of Howard the Duck. Watch the original trailer for the Marvel Comics adaptation below.

 

 and 

 

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement

Facebook on Movies.com