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  • Sully

    Sully

    The Year of Sully Day #17: The Sound of Sully

    Sound is important. Movies are half sound. All the passengers on flight 1549 heard was the sound of the birdstrike before the sound of Sully telling them to brace for landing. Sully is an Oscar nominated film, and it's one nomination was for sound editing (this is not specifically about it's sound editing, we will get more in depth on that later)

    The landing sequence is a lot of sound…

  • Sully

    Sully

    The Year of Sully Day #16: The Real Life Statistics Right Before The Credits

    It seems that in order to be considered a biopic you either need to have statistics at the end of your film about the real life experience and/or pictures of the real people portrayed in the film to let us know how good the casting was.

    The statistics here make NO sense. It let's us know the number of first responders that came to the aid…

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  • Nightcrawler

    Nightcrawler

    ★★★★

    It's really fun to fill in job applications as Lou Bloom. Here's Lou Bloom applying to Target.

    Name: Lou Bloom
    Address: 110 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
    Phone Number: (323) 969-8760
    Email Address:LBloom2@gmail.com

    What kind of position are you interested in?

    I don't want to put myself in a corner by saying only one position. I am sure I can perform all of your available jobs with great confidence and ease. My experience and skill in the workforce will…

  • Room 237

    Room 237

    ★★★

    Room 237. 

    2 + 3 + 7 = 12

    There was a Shining miniseries in 1997. 1997 - 12 = 1985

    In 1985 Jack Nicholson (star of The Shining and The Bucket List) was in Prizzi's Honor. Prizzi's Honor has a 2.17 hour run time and a 6.8 on IMDB

    2.17 * 6.8 = 14.7. Let's just round that up to 16.

    Danny Shelmerdine (assistant cameraman for the shining) has 16 letters in his name. 

    I know someone named Danny.…