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Friday
Mar282014

World's Linkiest

The Guardian a deleted pre-coronation scene between sisters Anna and Elsa in Frozen
Antagony & Ecstasy Tim on Muppets Most Wanted. I liked the movie more than he but this is why I hired him for TFE. Such an incisive film critic.  
Pride Source interviews Elaine Stritch about Rock Hudson, The Golden Girls that might have been and her gay fandom
Playbill offers up "top ten reasons why we love Sutton Foster" I cosign on all of them except for maybe #10 since I didn't see that one.

In Contention Exodus, that new Moses picture with Christian Bale, gets a new title
NPR on the recent spate of bible movies
Kotaku Joss Whedon already apologizing for Avengers Age of Ultron filming chaos
Pajiba you haven't forgotten about Tom Hardy have you? 
The Playlist ranks 20 great continuous shots in film history from The Earrings of Madame D (1953) through the opening of The Player (1992) and on to Gravity (2013) with many stops inbetween
GroupThink a guide to YA Dystopian novels. (I'm surprised how many of them have yet to be filmed but I guess they're publishing them as fast as people can write them) 

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Filmmaker IQ has created an informative 15 minute short on the history of the movie trailer in all its forms

 

The History of the Movie Trailer from FilmmakerIQ.com on Vimeo.

 

P.S. Very good news: Richard Linklater's Boyhood, which I reviewed at Sundance, will be hitting US screens proper on July 11th. Not too long to wait for this 12 years in the making movie. 

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Reader Comments (3)

What as great list!! I would love to see you have a hit me with your best shot for "I Am Cuba", which I hope you've seen. It may be the most beautifully shot film I've ever seen.

March 28, 2014 | Unregistered Commentercristhian

I loved Dina Merrill in The Player.

If you are talking about long, single shots, Time Code is the winner. Also, isn't the opening of Postcards from the Edge one long shot?

March 28, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterHenry

It's neither real nor dystopian (I think), but in my dreams I'd love to see a cinematic treatment of Charlize Theron's 'Young Adult' character's YA series, if only to relish in her delicious devilishness one more time.

March 29, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterMareko

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