Entertainment

  • ‘Kubrick In Color’ Explores Director’s Palette (Video)

    ‘Kubrick In Color’ Explores Director’s Palette (Video)

    When most people think of director Stanley Kubrick (The Shining, Full Metal Jacket), if indeed they think of him at all, they probably visualize one of his perfectly composed shots without giving much conscious thought to the colors inside them. But Marc Anthony Figueras has a new short video out that takes a chromatic view […]

  • Vicis Zero1 Football Helmet for Safer Hard-Impact Play

    Vicis Zero1 Football Helmet for Safer Hard-Impact Play

    The National Football League‘s concussion problem is so widely known that there’s a Will Smith movie about it in theaters now, but actual solutions to the issue seem to be in short supply. One possible answer has been provided by Vicis – the Vicis Zero1 football helmet. The Vicis Zero1 was designed with input from […]

  • “Spinning Herbie” From ‘Herbie Goes Bananas’ Up for Auction

    “Spinning Herbie” From ‘Herbie Goes Bananas’ Up for Auction

    This one goes out to all the Herbie superfans out there: One of the stunt cars specially made for the 1980 film Herbie Goes Bananas is hitting the auction block. It’s dubbed the “Spinning Herbie,” thanks to its hidden fifth wheel that allows the car to appear to spin on its own central axis. In […]

  • ‘Daredevil’ Season 2 Teaser Promises More Church-Like Action (Video)

    ‘Daredevil’ Season 2 Teaser Promises More Church-Like Action (Video)

    Daredevil is the Marvel superhero most likely to be found brooding in a church, and the teaser for Daredevil season 2 takes this to a whole new level, presented entirely as faux cathedral-style paintings depicting events from the character’s history, along with hints of what’s to come. If this teaser is to be trusted, Daredevil […]

  • ‘Ask Me Anything’ Hardcover Book From Reddit

    ‘Ask Me Anything’ Hardcover Book From Reddit

    Everyone thinks that the internet will eventually kill traditional publishing, but that may not be entirely true until successful websites stop being seduced by the appeal of handsome printed volumes. The latest is Ask Me Anything, a printed compendium of some of Reddit‘s most iconic AMA interviews. Ask Me Anything is a generous 400-page sampling […]

  • ‘The Wire’ Gets New Animated Opening Sequence by Elliot Lim (Video)

    ‘The Wire’ Gets New Animated Opening Sequence by Elliot Lim (Video)

    There’s not much that I can say here about The Wire that hasn’t already been said, so I’ll get right to the point – even after several years off the air, it’s still inspiring artists like Elliot Lim, who recently produced a new animated opening sequence for the show. Elliot Lim’s new opening sequence for […]