The very first Best Picture, Wings, also won an award for Engineering Effects, but it was hardly the birth of an Oscar category. It took another decade before a combined award for sound and visual effects was given a spotlight.
From Leonardo DiCaprio's rants in "The Wolf Of Wall Street" to Judi Dench's gentle reproaches in "Philomena", THR selects a sample of memorable lines from the best original and adapted screenplay contenders.
Back when visual effects were created by magicians and not programmers… Originally broadcast in 1985, this edition of Horizon (BBC 50-minute science documentary series) visits Industrial Light & Magic and Entertainment Effects Group to see the...
Adam Carolla talks about cameramen and their clothes
Alison Bruce's insight:
Soooooo not the case in my experience.....a director friend coined the expression "baggy-assed camera guy" (pillow bums in ill-fitting jeans) This should be redubbed "Camera ops are the most practical dressers." ... oh, I have stories about how wrong this is on so many level in many situations.
Award Season Screenplays Online: "August: Osage County," "Philomena" and "Nebraska" are the three latest screenplays available out of this year's crop of buzzed about films. There are 32 scripts in total available to ...
Writer, producer and master blogger Stephen Follows (Beyond the Brink, Baseline, Parkour Journeys) takes a very good run at answering the question: “Where do the highest-grossing screenplays come from?
Even if you don’t buy into the game and you prefer not to live in a world in which the term “Oscar snub” is used with a straight face, sometimes a lack of recognition for worthy nominees can still sting a little.
In the run-up to the awards season, everyone seems to be looking for clues of what makes a movie, or a movie screenplay award-worthy. There are some strikingly similar elements present in excellent screenplays such as ...