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A Tribute to: Tony Scott

A Tribute to: Tony Scott

On 19th August 2012, cinema lost one of the greatest film directors of all time, Tony Scott. So on the anniversary of his passing, I decided to post this video; A tribute to the unforgettable work he gave us in just 16 feature films. Previously screening on 28th April 2013 @ Widescreen Weekend Film Festival in Bradford, England.  

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Watch Disney’s ‘Paperman’ Animation Short

Watch Disney’s ‘Paperman’ Animation Short

Disney have recently made it available to watch their Oscar-nominated short animation, ‘Paperman’ in full on YouTube. Now if you’re in the UK, you’ll be able to see this in cinemas shortly in front of ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ (released 8th Feb) but it’s a stunning little animation with a sweet message about love at it’s centre. However if you can’t wait till next [...]

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Best Films of 2012

Best Films of 2012

FilmXTRA’s Best Films of 2012. Now this is something a little different from me, I’ve been wanting to do one of these for a couple of years now and while did take a number of hours to get just right, I’m really happy with it. So check out the video below and let me know what your favourite films of [...]

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Sounds of Aronofsky

Sounds of Aronofsky

Whether you like his films or not, I think we can all agree that the sound design from Darren Aronofsky’s films are just outstanding and the YouTuber Kononada must’ve had a recent stint at watching his films because he’s edited a brilliant video highlighting all of the sounds that make them unique. Check out the video below and let me know [...]

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Fan Made ‘Dark Knight’ Trilogy Poster

Fan Made ‘Dark Knight’ Trilogy Poster

You’re probably going to start seeing a lot more of fan-made posters, trailers and tributes over the coming months especially if Nolan’s concluding film wraps it all up in epic fashion. No pressure buddy. Either way, this fan-made poster by Messenjahmatt is pretty awesome! Using all the key characters that we’ve seen over the trilogy on a backdrop that wonderfully brings [...]

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