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#1360118
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A '<strong>Rumour and News</strong>' thread for reported new Star Wars films and tv series
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It’s odd how this guy tries to make himself sound intelligent and in-the-know with Lucasfilm, yet doesn’t somehow factor into his bullshit that Disney/Lucasfilm would never take 3 billion-dollar+ money making movies and make them just ‘go away’, however divisively they were received by some fans/him. He claims that once Kathleen Kennedy’s contract ends in 2022 that Bob Iger himself will hire a replacement head at Lucasfilm: A.) Not his decision, KK can decide to renew her contract or choose a successor, B.) Bob Iger is no longer CEO!

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#1359899
Topic
A '<strong>Rumour and News</strong>' thread for reported new Star Wars films and tv series
Time

Going through my usual need to have my morning news with coffee (which lately has all been bad news), I saw this in an ‘entertainment’ section of google… and I’m still cleaning the coffee off my computer monitor. I seriously LOL’d when I read this crap.
https://cosmicbook.news/disney-resetting-star-wars-erasing-last-jedi

Seriously, comedic gold. Ever wanted to hear the ridiculous ramblings of a wishful heartbroken fanboy? Here’s this “Doomcock Overlord”:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9H91ZTzqVI4&feature=emb_logo
I hope this is an elaborate ruse by HelloGreedo, heh

Sorry if this was posted elsewhere, but I felt it needed shared, if only to give people a good laugh

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#1359251
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
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More Brains! A Return to the Living Dead (2011)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HvuEdFEHKyI - from the Sterlmeister YouTube channel (2 hrs.)

The blurb:
“Retrospective documentary about the making of the horror cult classic ‘The Return of the Living Dead’ (1985).”

IMDb link

Backup link from thejohnsmithyetagain channel:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHJx1xkCBio

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#1357280
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
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The Fear of God: 25 Years of ‘The Exorcist’ (1998)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VwuN1EWqn14 - from the Rufinoman YouTube channel (53 mins.)

The blurb (from IMDb):
“The Exorcist (1973) became a cultural phenomenon upon its release. This making-of documentary tells the story of its creation and describes how audiences reacted to it. Interviews with cast and crew are shown.”

IMDb link


E! True Hollywood Story - Curse of the Exorcist (2004)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vlbWIDDMeFs - from the Scott William YouTube channel (1 hr. and 27 mins.)

The blurb (from IMDb):
“Mishaps, missteps and misfortunes that occurred during the making of the horror film.”

IMDb link


Raising Hell: Filming The Exorcist (2010)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0TmHK6e4SM - from the horrorfan YouTube channel (30 mins.)

The blurb:
“A documentary on the making of The Exorcist (1973). For the first time ever, witness the creation of the most memorable moments from the film with newly discovered behind the scenes footage shot by cinematographer Owen Roizman, along with never-before-seen outtakes, deleted scenes, and interviews with cast and crew.”

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#1356277
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
Time

Naked Making Lunch (1992)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OYWeacz5ujg - from the cinematographos YouTube channel (40 mins.)

The Making of David Cronenberg’s film of William S. Burroughs’ novel “Naked Lunch”.

IMDb link

CRAFT: Creatures - Naked Lunch (2016)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbBZOpuYFzo - from the TIFF Originals YouTube channel (5 mins.)

Main crew members talk about creating and filming the creatures for David Cronenberg’s “Naked Lunch” (1991).


for fun -
Siskel & Ebert’s reaction to the film:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B_qz2_8mUMg

Dennis Miller talks to the special effects guys on a (not sure which) talk show:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SrEMTMy2qi8

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#1356236
Topic
Last Movie Not Seen
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Dek Rollins said:

I don’t know, I enjoyed it quite a bit for what it was. It was definitely better than Detective Pikachu. Still would rather have a 2D animated movie based on the original games though.

Fair enough, I’ll agree to disagree; though I can’t help but feel like the movie would’ve worked better (for me, anyway) grounded in Sonic’s world rather than Earth. In fact a friend was telling me that the post credits scenes suggest that the next film will probably take place in Sonic’s world, which I might be down for, if they at least tone down Sonic being generally annoying. The only character I found mildly interesting was the old man who was trying to prove the existence of the “blue devil”.

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#1355959
Topic
Last Movie Not Seen
Time

Ugh. Me and a friend got about 25 mins. in and agreed it sucked and turned it off. Between the consistently nonsensical plot to the unfunny strings of jokes, the weird vocal and visual product placement and Jim Carrey being a douchebag… sure, I wasn’t expecting much, but this movie made the Detective Pikachu movie from last year look like Citizen Kane. And to think there were glowing reviews of this movie, stating things like “Jim Carrey is an absolut delight!”… MY ASS. Seriously, F this movie.

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#1355548
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Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
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An Opera of Violence (2003)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gpGht6p_GcE - from the Dvdbytes YouTube channel (29 mins.)

The blurb:
“Part one of the making of Sergio Leone’s ‘Once Upon a Time in the West’ (1968). Featuring exclusive interviews with: Claudia Cardinale, Gabriele Ferzetti, Bernardo Bertolucci, and archive interviews of Sergio Leone and Henry Fonda.”

IMDb link


The Wages of Sin (2003)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3h61ze4i6rU - from the Dvdbytes YouTube channel (19.5 mins.)

The blurb:
“Part two of the making of Sergio Leone’s ‘Once Upon a Time in the West’ (1968).”

IMDb link


Something To Do With Death (2003)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4tkZU3LoJU - from the Dvdbytes YouTube channel (18 mins.)

The blurb:
“Part three of the making if Sergio Leone’s ‘Once Upon a Time in the West’ (1968).”

IMDb link

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#1353506
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
Time

Ex:S - The Wicker Man (1998)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--yn3Q_93pM - from the Dec Cart YouTube channel (29 mins.)

The blurb:
“A documentary from the late 90s about The Wicker Man. This was only shown once on Scottish TV.”

The Wicker Man Enigma (2001)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkViFssjO1U - from the cinematographos YouTube channel (34.5 mins.)

The blurb (from IMDb):
“A documentary detailing the process of the creation of the film ‘The Wicker Man’ and the subsequent problems distributing it.”

IMDb link

Backup links:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uyMQxzyEsIQ - from the MovieDrome101 channel
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BlWZY7_B3k - from the Lorde Velho channel

Scotland on Screen - The Wicker Man (excerpt; 2009)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9spNJT04qzI - from the Dec Cart YouTube channel (13 mins.)

An excerpt from a BBC documentary hosted by Alan Cumming.

IMDb link


Interviews; most regarding the different cuts of the film:

Christopher Lee talks about The Wicker Man (2002)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M39giPEjE6Y - from the Srdjan Mitrovic YouTube channel (3.5 mins.)

Christopher Lee talks about film “The Wicker Man” on a press conference at Brussels Fantasy film festival 21st March, 2002.

Director Robin Hardy on The Wicker Man (2013)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_u-C3OoASWA - from the BFIEvents YouTube channel (11 mins.)

The blurb:
“Wicker Man director Robin Hardy talks to curators Vic Pratt and Will Fowler about the film’s restoration and the circumstances surrounding its production and troubled release 40 years ago.”

Robin Hardy Interview - The Wicker Man (2013)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_2NjN3A-xg - from the HeyUGuys YouTube channel (13 mins.)

The blurb:
“Georgia Fleury Reynolds from HeyUGuys interviews legendary Director Robin Hardy on his movie The Wicker Man.”

Wicker Man director Robin Hardy on film’s new version (2013)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HuQYrmvimjk - from the Al Moloney YouTube channel (9 mins.)

The blurb:
“Cult British film The Wicker Man has returned to cinema screens with a new ‘final cut’ that claims to be closer to the director’s original vision. The longer version of the movie has famously been lost since its release 40 years ago. Director Robin Hardy spoke to the BBC’s Al Moloney about working with Woodward and co-star Christopher Lee on the project and his desire to make a third film in his ‘wicker’ trilogy.”


Brief video about the different film/video release versions:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ie_0ZHy46-A - from the kermodeandmayo channel (5 mins.)

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#1351354
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
Time

My Jaws 4K disc should arrive tomorrow… also Jaws is 45 this month.
So, to celebrate everything Jaws:

In the Teeth of Jaws (1997)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nDLAIBoMNd8 - from the VHS Video vault YouTube channel (50 mins.)

The blurb:
“A documentary about the making of Jaws, featuring Steven Spielberg, Richard Dreyfuss, Carl Gottlieb, Richard Zanuck, David Brown, John Williams. From 8th November 1997.”

IMDb link


Animal Icons: Jaws (2005)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1NZ2JIeYmos - from the Jimmyjawz YouTube channel (45 mins.)

Season 1, Episode 6; Animal Planet show spotlighting animals in films.

IMDb link


The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of ‘Jaws’ (2007)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bl-5jzTxzdE - from the HeIsOurLight YouTube channel (1 hr. and 41 mins.)

The blurb (from IMDb):
“After three decades, Jaws continues to intrigue, thrill and frighten viewers. This documentary focuses on the many ways Jaws has helped to shape common elements of pop culture.”

IMDb link


Jaws: The Inside Story (2010)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CNKmqlgOLbw - from the Mega Metal Magazine YouTube channel (1 hr. and 30 mins.)

The blurb (from IMDb):
“A fascinating program that goes behind the scenes of Steven Spielberg’s landmark 1975 film JAWS.”

IMDb link


Inside Jaws: A Filmumentary By Jamie Benning (2013)
https://vimeo.com/68400837 - from the Filmumentaries - Jamie Benning Vimeo channel (2 hrs. and 29.5 mins.)

The blurb:
“After completing Raiding the Lost Ark in 2012, I immediately embarked on a new project, tentatively called Jaws Bites Back. After 16 months of trawling, reading, spooling, skyping, chatting, interviewing, editing and refining, I am pleased to release Inside Jaws, A Filmumentary (2013). As with my other filmumentaries this is a completely unofficial and non profit making project made with a genuine affection for the film. Enjoy.”

An interview with the creator:
https://www.orlandoweekly.com/Blogs/archives/2013/06/17/interview-jamie-benning-director-of-inside-jaws

IMDb link

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#1351187
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
Time

Under Pressure: Making ‘The Abyss’ (1993)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZTSNQve0rk - from the Craig Cefola YouTube channel (59.5 mins.)

The blurb (from IMDb):
"Documentary about the making of the sci-fi film ‘The Abyss’ (1989), with commentary by various actors and crew, outtakes and behind-the-scenes footage of the actual shooting of the film.

IMDb link

Backup links:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xCBFLjiBNr0 - Part 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZfCI1jsjFM - Part 2

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#1351183
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
Time

Hot Air & Fantasy: The Making of The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1989)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXNjIs4k_Z4 - from the Eyes On Cinema YouTube channel (23 mins.)

The blurb:
“Documentary on the making of the film, ‘The Adventures of Baron Munchausen’.”

No other information on this online that I could find, not on the DVD or blu-ray either, which tells me it’s pretty rare.

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#1350310
Topic
Making-Of Documentaries - YouTube/Vimeo/etc. finds
Time

Pink Floyd - The Other Side of the Wall (1982)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XzwghOSwhK8 - Part 1 (9 mins.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BQJpW_A97Y - Part 2 (9 mins.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JueCk5modno - Part 3 (7.5 mins) - from the i love music! YouTube channel

The blurb:
“Documentary produced about the making of the film ‘Pink Floyd - The Wall’ that includes interviews with Alan Parker, Gerald Scarfe, and clips of Roger Waters, originally aired on MTV in 1982.”

IMDb link


Retrospective: Looking Back At The Wall (1999)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Crjxh1cWQhk - Part 1 (9.5 mins.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lCW2devEhc - Part 2 (9 mins.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JVx7GANE69k - Part 3 (11 mins.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIIcEvD_h-c - Part 4 (13 mins.) - from the cinematographos YouTube channel

The blurb (from IMDb):
“Interviews on the making of Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982). Originally included as a 2-Part special feature on the 1999 and 2005 DVD editions.”

IMDb link


Also, as extras, album and tour docs:

Rock Milestones: Pink Floyd - The Wall (2019)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWMHYNpHkmU - from the Music Legends Magazine YouTube channel (55 mins.)

The blurb:
“The Wall is one of Pink Floyd’s most iconic album, a magnum opus that has been lavished with praise and subjected to the most hostile criticism imaginable. This retrospective features the band themselves and seasoned music critics, to form an detailed analysis of The Wall.”

Pink Floyd - The Wall: The Lost Documentary (1980)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tmn4IUi6Omk - from the Mike Sparrow YouTube channel (25 mins.)

The blurb:
“Pink Floyd ‘The Wall’ Documentary is a 25 minute documentary based around The Wall live shows, and features the unloading of the touring equipment as it arrives at the Earls Court venue in 1980, it goes on to show Roger at sound check, and a general walk about during the set up of the August London shows, and includes interviews with the Pink Floyd and their crew. It was August 1980, at Earls Court, when cameras recorded the frenetic operation of the entire load-in process. One editor, working alone for six months, was able to create this ‘behind-the-scenes’ documentary. The film successfully shows the magnitude of people and material necessary to mount this incredible production. The staging of this concert has been referred to as, ‘…possibly twice the size of any other show done in rock & roll thus far’ (meaning 1980). Perhaps more significant, this performance would be the last for the band with all the original members who recorded the album. In the melee of the breakup, this documentary was archived and forgotten for nearly a quarter century.”