Category Archives: Movies

Crew Hospitality

Though working on a Hollywood film set is a sought-after, cherished, and exciting position to hold, it can frequently be a grueling and exhausting one, as well. Whether a day becomes painstakingly slow and tedious on a soundstage, or overwhelming … Continue reading

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Comfort Zones

This post serves merely to step forward and acknowledge the unique courage that a select group of artists exhibit from time to time by stepping out of their respective “comfort zones”. In the upcoming film The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, actor Ben … Continue reading

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Viral Marketing Campaigns on the Rise

Viral marketing might not necessarily be a new concept, but over the last few months there has certainly been an increasing number of upcoming feature films resorting to tie-in videos to promote their release. I first noticed the trend back … Continue reading

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Going Green? Why Now?

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Live Action Halo Web-Series – Primed for Feature?

I have never really been a fan of the Halo video game series. What’s not to like – it features an interesting premise, gnarly sci-fi aliens, and super-badass future soldiers? I’m not sure. Something just always rubbed me the wrong … Continue reading

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The Fruits of Labor

Almost exactly one year ago I began working professionally in this industry and, unfortunately, up until now, I have not had much to show for it. During that expanse of time, however, I did have the privilege of being a … Continue reading

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Physics Matter In Movies

Today, in the twenty-first century, movies are constantly dominated by the crutch of computer generated imaging for special effects. Perhaps, CGI is the product of filmmakers attempting to dream bigger or, perhaps, it spawns from an attempt to squeeze the … Continue reading

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