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Pulp Fiction And Mary Poppins Among 25 Films Added To The National Film Registry
Mary Poppins is a timely addition, with the recent biopic Saving Mr. Banks winning over most audiences this holiday season. John Sturges’ legendary western The Magnificent Seven also made the cut, as what will probably be a misguided remake looms on the horizon.
100 Greatest Movie Threats Showcased In A Supercut
"You're gonna die screaming, and I'm gonna watch." "I'm gonna punch you in the ovary. That's what I'm gonna do." "I must break you." "Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns." Some memorable movie threats induce chills. Others make us laugh. Check out this super-cut of the 100 greatest movie threats of all time and see if you can identify all of the movies featured in it, and if your favorite movie threats made the cut.
How Pulp Fiction Almost Starred Matt Dillon And Daniel Day-Lewis
Tarantino opened up recently about how hard he had to fight to get John Travolta cast as Vincent Vega in Fiction. In its thorough oral history to the making of Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction, Vanity Fair elaborates that produce Harvey Weinstein fought the director’s choice for Travolta, suggesting Daniel Day-Lewis, Sean Penn and William Hurt (!!) for the part of a foot-massage-loving hit man.
Watch Every Quentin Tarantino Pop Culture Reference In Five Minutes
It's well known in the movie world that Quentin Tarantino never attended film school. Instead, the writer/director, who is actually a high school dropout, got his education working in a rental store and doing nothing but watching just about every title that the medium has to offer.
No Pulp Fiction On Blu-Ray? Well Allow Me To Retort
Hard as it is to believe, Pulp Fiction still isn't on Blu-ray. It's one of those movies that you'd just assume already would be, but nope, thus far Vincent and Jules have been stranded in the fuzzy wilds of standard definition. Thankfully, that's about to change.
7 Movies That Prove A Perfect Film Can Be As Long As It Wants
Anyone who has ever sat captivated in a theater knows that there are some movies that could go on for an entire day and never get boring, earning their running time with complicated stories, well-drawn characters, or just damn good filmmaking. So in the interest of presenting the other side of the coin
Ever Wonder What Pulp Fiction Would Look Like With Only Swear Words?
Do you know how many curse words there are in Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction? Care to wager a guess YouTube user TheCussingChannel believes they have the answer: 429. And they’ve isolated every single one in a Pulp Fiction Supercut of only the curses, and nothing else.
Miramax Is Gone, Remember The Good Times
It’s a sad day for movie fans. Miramax is officially dead. The Disney owned indie brand has been in trouble for some time now. Truthfully things haven’t been right since the company’s founders, Bob and Havey Weinstein