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Warner Bros: Blade Runner 2049 | Official Trailer

It is finally here, the trailer for Blade Runner 2049. It follows pre-trailer teasers, which showed Ryan Gosling in action in the lead role. Harrison Ford joins him, reprising the role of Rick Deckard. The original 1982 Blade Runner isn’t just one of the best science fiction movies ever made – it is also one …

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Alien Covenant’s Armor, Weapons, and Blood Effects!

Tested is on the set of the upcoming Alien: Covenant. Adam Savage learns about the array of prop guns and knives used in filming by production armorist John Bowring! Adam then stops by the breakaway effects department to see how the various alien, human, and synthetic blood and fluids are made and used to great …

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Sony Pictures Entertainment: LIFE Sneak Peek

Life’ extended sneak peek reveals a terrifying first contact with an alien organism. With only days left until Daniel Espinosa’s Life hits theaters, Sony Pictures has released this two-and-half minute sneak peek at the upcoming sci-fi thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Ryan Reynolds, and Rebecca Ferguson in what appears to be a movie very much in …

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History Buffs: Master and Commander

During the Napoleonic Wars, a brash British captain pushes his ship and crew to their limits in pursuit of a formidable French war vessel around South America. Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World is a 2003 American epic historical drama film written, produced and directed by Peter Weir. The film stars Russell …

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Warner Bros. Pictures: Blade Runner 2049 | Teaser Trailer

This is the first teaser trailer for Blade Runner 2049. In it, we see a glimpse of Ryan Gosling’s character K as well as Rick Deckard, played by Harrison Ford. Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the …

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Films That Rock: Aliens | 2016 Comic Con Full Panel

Watch the Full Panel for “Aliens: 30th Anniversary” from the 2016 San Diego Comic Con. With James Cameron, co-producer Gale Ann Hurd and stars Sigourney Weaver (Ripley), Bill Paxton (Hudson), Michael Biehn (Hicks), Lance Henriksen (Bishop), Paul Reiser (Burke), and Carrie Henn (Newt). ‘Everybody showed up’: James Cameron on the special bond of the ‘Aliens’ …

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Tested: Adam Savage Visits the Stanley Kubrick Exhibition!

After making its way around the world, the incredible exhibition of Stanley Kubrick’s work has arrived in San Francisco. Adam Savage tours the exhibit to show you some of his favorite items. From rare camera equipment to pre-production artwork and film props, these objects connect us to one of cinema’s greatest minds.

WIRED: Inside the Visual Effects of “Independence Day: Resurgence”

Mike Seymour sits down with “Independence Day: Resurgence” director Roland Emmerich and discusses the astonishing visual effects used in his newest picture, as well as the revolutionary new N-Cam system.

Elsafrickey: copy complete || 70s, 80s and 90s Computer Hacking Supercut

The experimental film ‘copy complete’ focuses the cinematic presentations of the computer in the 1970s, 80s and 90s. Sequences with computers are accompanied by split screens together into a collage as a journey back to the origin of the digital era.  

Flesh + Steel – The Making of ‘RoboCop’

RoboCop is a 1987 American cyberpunk action film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier and Michael Miner. The film stars Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Dan O’Herlihy, Kurtwood Smith, Miguel Ferrer, and Ronny Cox. Set in a crime-ridden Detroit, Michigan, in the near future, RoboCop centers on police officer Alex Murphy (Weller) who …

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Discovery Channel: The Science Of Interstellar

Interstellar Featurette “The Science Of Interstellar / Building A Black Hole” (2014) Matthew McConaughey Sci-Fi Movie HD. Click here for a bonus clip with Neil degrasse Tyson.  

Peter Field: What if… Hollywood got history right?

Dr Peter Field, Associate Professor of History, College of Arts • Is there a premium on truth in movies? • Does Hollywood’s take on history come to us with a specific slant? • What if Hollywood actually got history right? Hollywood at the beginning of the twenty-first century stands as America’s most valuable export, grossing …

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