I read this article on characterizations today,and I have been thinking about this for quite a while. The article depicted a very good example of what characters will do in a particular scene. The examples that she used was switching Han Solo and Indiana Jone to each other's movies. It is very precise, and you can get a good idea on how those two characters would act like if Solo was in Indiana Jones…See More
I figured that this may help people, or might expose to more. Podcast: Writing Excuses--Three Talented Writers (Epic Fantasy writer, Horror writer, and Sci-Fi WebComic Writer/Artist) cover a lot of the spectum for writing every week for the past three years. They will provide not just useful books references but also movie and comic book references. Furthermore, it is short and sweet.Writing Books: Stephen King's On Writing &…See More
There have been many books that depict people going to school to learn the craft of magic.Harry Potter is the most well-known book series that covers that aspect, but what books (or tv. shows) that make you think "Hmm, how come Harry Potter did not cover that?" Of course, Harry Potter, for all intents and purposes, is a children book (hard to believe that fact after reading the later book). Of course, Harry Potter couldn't cover the more adult themes.Moreover, there has been many books and t.v…See More
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I just a guy in search of myself. I am a lot more interesting than I look. Currently living in China for the next two years, and soon will be moving to South Korea (or Japan again, but I haven't decided on which first).
All Time Favorite Movies:
Memento, Rashomon,Indiana Jones and the Last Crusaders, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm,Muholland Drive, Before Sunrise, After Sunset, Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart, A History of Violence, Eastern Promises, Dead Zone, Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring,Ameila, Yojimbo, Ran, Hero, Blazing Saddles, Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Rocky, House of Flying Daggers, Seven Samurai, Throne of Blood, South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut, Snatch, Dirty Harry, Hellraiser, My Sassy Girl, The Exorcist, Blade Runner, Chinatown, Seven, Kiss, Kiss, Bang, The Beast and the Beauty (Korean Film), Zaitoichi film series, Bang,Memories of Murder,Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, Borat, Godfather part II,The Thing, Feast Trilogy, Empire Strikes Back, Iron Man, Rec,The Beauty and the Beast, Socrates in Love (up until the ending of the film), District 9, Hellboy II, Star Trek (2009), Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan,Sin City, Unforgiven, Million Dollar Baby, Zodiac, Repulsion, Blood Simple, Fargo, Pee Wee Herman's Big Adventure, Ed Wood, Old Boy, Desperado, Casino Royale, Golden-eye, The Host, Cloverfield, Bitter Sweet Life,The Beauty and the Beast, 500 Days of Summer, Wall-E, The Incredibles, Toy Story 1 & 2, Superman,Evil Dead,The Shawksank Redemption,Serenity, Kingdom of Heaven, Black Hawk Down, Alien, Aliens, Gladiator, Training Day, Batman Begins, Tropic Thunder, Murder Memoir and more to come.
All Time Worst Movies:
Dr. Jekyll and Miss Hyde, Doom Generation, Street Fighter, Dragon Ball Evolution, Highlander movie series,Flash Gordan (what a piece of shit film; even Queen couldn't save this movie from some old bullshit), All Michael Bay's film, Spider-Man 1, 2--albeit this movie was the best among the three--& 3,Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles I, II, & especially III, Twilight: New Moon, Dungeon and Dragons(My friend stopped playing DND after watching film, this movie is a big "Fuck You,"E.T.--I'm sorry,but I was forced to see this film when I was a kid, and I hated every second of it; seriously, an alien hanging out with kids? All 20th Century Fox's Comic book Based Films, Superman III & IV (of course, these movies are the mundane choice for bad films), Close Encounters of the Third Kind,Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer's films, Highlander II, Highlander III, Highlander: Endgame, Highlander: The Source, National Treasure 1 & 2--no student of history will like these films, Almost all Martian Lawrence's films, 3 Ninjas series, The Goonies (sorry everyone, but I just can not believe kids are able to get into an adventure like that and not died or suffer a much worse fate), Clash of the Titans,
Favorite Actors or Actresses:
Cate Blanchett, Meryl Streep,Tracie Thoms, Pam Grier, Phillip Hoffman, Marisa Tomei, Denzel Washington, Robert Downey Jr., Ralph Fiennes, more to come. Honestly, actors and actresses are not that important; the screenwriters and directors are the paramount for film.
Ridley Scott, Akira Kurosawa, David Lynch, Clint Eastwood,Edgard Wright, David Fincher, Roman Polanski, Robert Rodriguez, David Cronenberg and more later on.
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