Last week the Talk Film Society, a loose collection of online cinephiles, posted the results of several polls conducted on Twitter in their #TFS100 List. You know how much I like to crunch numbers and compare things to one another, so, inspired (and assisted) by @nanksh, I got out my trusted Google Sheets and entered the […]
A list of lists of non-things on Wikipedia: List of non-American non-fiction environmental writers List of non-canon castes from the Alien films List of non-combat vessels of the Ottoman steam navy List of Non Dimensional Numbers List of non-English-language newspapers with English-language subsections List of non-extant papal tombs List of non fatal wolf attacks in […]
So this happened on Twitter the other day: (Some context.)
Usually when I stumble across something great on the Internet these days I’ll just post the link on Twitter (and maybe Facebook), but this one is so awesome that it deserves to be archived with all the other ultra-important things on this weblog. It would have been Saul Bass‘ 93rd birthday today, and Google is […]
See also: How my photo got to appear in The New York Times. A year ago I did something pretty stupid. I was following the New York Film Critic Circle‘s Twitter page as it announced the winners of the 2011 NYFCC Awards. I noticed their Twitter name was @NYFCC2011, and I thought, well, that’s an […]
Most popular keywords associated with countries among games, movies and television at IMDB (via very small array).
Hey, all! I’ve got one invitation for Letterboxd.com left. Let me know in the comments or e-mail me if you’re interested.
I know of few things that are as marvelous as this. More on Molly’s blog. Your heart is promised to a man and so I have no hope to win it, but consider my proposal, Sir, if you can find a minute. I think the future of our species would be better with you in […]
Diese Rezension der “Pina“-3D-Blu-Ray sollte ins Lexikon aufgenommen werden, unter “Ignoranz.” Als großer Fan von allen ECHTEN 3D Produktionen sehe ich mir fast alles in diesem Bereich an, darunter auch dieses Werk um die “weltberühmte” Pina Bausch. Zuerst beschäftigte mich die Frage, wer diese Dame denn eigentlich ist, da ich den Namen noch nie in […]
Vier. “Inception” hat vier Oscars bekommen. 4. Aus acht Nominierungen. Ein Oscar ging an Wally Pfister für die beste Kamera. Zwei weiterere Academy Awards gab es in den Kategorien Sound Editing und Sound Mixing, von denen niemand so wirklich weiß, wie sie sich eigentlich unterscheiden. Und dann gab es noch einen Oscar für die besten […]