I think this sums up Star Wars fans’ hopes and fears about the announcement yesterday.
This is much different than what I was expecting. I knew a few things about it, but I was thinking more along the lines of “kid gets sucked into a land of video games,” so this is much better. I … Continue reading
In 1997, when I went to see a screening of The Fifth Element, I was pulled right out of the movie when it was revealed that the maniacalacle arms deler with a Southern drawl played by Gary Oldman was named … Continue reading
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It looks like Jaques Tati‘s Playtime is having a mini theatrical revival (in LA and San Francisco, at least). That inspired me to upload a clip I pulled many years back to show my animation students as an example of … Continue reading
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