Darth Vader is arguably the most memorable character from the Star Wars universe, and his suit is one of the most iconic costumes in film history. But how much would that suit cost in real life? The good folks at Shade Station have provided us an answer to that question.
Source: Eliza Berman and David Johnson, See the Entire History of the Oscars Diversity Problem in One Chart, Time magazine, January 19, 2016. Last week’s Oscar nominations have sparked outrage for their lack of diversity with zero non-white nominees in the acting categories for the second year in a row. An analysis of the full […]
The most memorable movies take you on an emotional journey. Artist Anthony Petrie has grabbed onto that idea and made it literal with his pop culture maps. He takes films like Jaws, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, and Indiana Jones and translates some of the iconic imagery into detailed and artistic cartography. Amity Island […]
DeAgostini have launched a series of infographics to help you, the fan, delve deeper into the world of Star Wars. The first of these is the Star Wars Fact File Travel Guide. See how locations across the USA, Asia and beyond were transformed into the world you know and love and use the sharing buttons […]
When “The Big Lebowski” was released 16 years ago, it received somewhat mixed reviews and was a box-office disappointment. But the comedy, written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, has risen in critics’ estimation over the years and has developed a cult following. Yesterday, March 6th, was the anniversary of the 1998 film’s release. […]
Readers: I love the Oscars. Ever since I was a little boy, I have been committed to watching the Oscars. No answering the telephone, ignore the doorbell. I am focused. When I saw this infographic on Visual.ly created by Beutler Ink, I was impressed. I looked at each icon and was able to determine about […]
Digital artist Eowyn Smith has created a map of the world highlighting the location where animated films by Disney and Pixar took place. The fan art maps 44 Disney animated films 13 Pixar films. It reaches as far back as Disney’s first film, Snow White, and includes Disney’s 2013 release Frozen. In traditional cartography fashion, Wall-E, […]
Movie monsters come in all shapes and sizes, from tiny Gremlins (don’t feed them after midnight!) to the towering Godzilla. But it’s a mistake to assume that just because they might be destructive, ugly, and extraordinarily grumpy, that they are all innately evil. Many are just misunderstood. Yahoo! Movies created an infographic where they classified their […]