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Four-Year-Old’s Reaction To ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ Big Reveal

I was a bit older than four, and I was in the movie theater, but I’m sure my face had the same look as young Faris’! “Luke, I’m your Father!”

Oh, and I just had to throw this in!


Half-Life Fan Film Parts 1 & 2

Awesome stuff!

Via Kotaku


Authors@Google – George RR Martin

Got an hour to kill? Me neither. But if I did…..


Are You Kidding Me?! ‘Star Wars: A New Hope’ Done In ASCII

Too bad there’s no sound 😦

Star Wars ASCIIMATION


Andrew Garfield – Spiderman’s Biggest Fan

A passionate speech by the new Peter Parker from last week’s San Diego Comicon

Here’s a little background from the Huffington Post


Juan De Los Muertos


Heavy Metal Parking Lot

If you have a half an hour to kill, I recommend watching this mini documentary filmed at a Maryland Judas Priest concert parking lot in 1986. Some serious hair in this thing!! Also check out the “Where Are They Now” video.

Via NPR: Heavy Metal Parking Lot

Also: Heavy Metal Parking Lot Alumni: Where Are They Now?


Final Fantasy VII Stop-Motion Short

Really well done!


The Worst Star Wars Quotes To Shout Out During Sex

“…I am your father!”

 

Via Thought catalog:

The Worst Star Wars Quotes To Shout Out During Sex Part 1

The Worst Star Wars Quotes To Shout Out During Sex Part 2


Quiz: Famous Objects From Classic Movies

These are fun to play sometimes:

Famous Objects From Classic Movies


Hot Docs: Highlights From North America’s Biggest Documentary Film Festival

I don’t see as many documentaries as I should :(.  Here is a nice list with descriptions of some of the noteworthy documantaries from this year’s Hot Docs Film Festival.

Via Though Catalog: Highlights From North America’s Biggest Documentary Film Festival


Matter Fisher

This’ll work for a nice anniversary post. Excellent animated short film:


‘Duck’

An excellent short film for the USA Character Project.

USA Character Project: Duck


Game Of Thrones Infographic

For those of you who are a bit lost, here’s a handy infographic about all of the major players in The Game Of Thrones:


Lessons That I Learned From Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan

I admit I don’t get most of these references, but I do remember “Khaaaaaaannnn!!!!”

Via Thought Catalog: Lessons That I Learned From Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan


Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Trailer

I always loved these movies.


Game Of Thrones Sneak Preview

This is a sneak preview of the new HBO series Game of Thrones. Me likey!


Hungarian Star Wars III, IV, V Posters

I guess Hungary is somewhat famous for their movie posters. Here are some from the orignal Star Wars series

Via IHeartChaos: Hungarian Star Wars Posters


‘100 Yen’ An Upcoming Documentary

This is the trailer for and upcoming documentary on game arcades in Japan. Some of the footage is shot in Osaka’s Namba and Shinsaibashi areas. Places I have visited quite a bit.


Minecraft Documentary

This is a proof of concept documentary video about Notch and his creation Minecraft.

Minecraft Documentary


Smut Capital of America (NSFW)

The origins of porn (NSFW)


Neil Gaiman on Copyright, Piracy, and the Web

An interesting point of view from an artist’s perspective


Abandoned on Everest

The very real and graphic dark side of scaling Mount Everest. Warning: this blog has some photos that are graphic. National Geographic made a documentary “The Dark Side of Everest” that is quite interesting as well.

Abandoned on Everest via: a sea of lead, a sky of slate


‘Home’ A Film By Luc Besson

This is the new film by Luc Besson called ‘Home’. It’s available for streaming on YouTube (sorry no embedding allowed). It can be seen in 720p HD.

Home

Here is the trailer: