Thursday, December 31, 2009

What You See Isn't Always What You Get

The many uses of "Green Screen" also known as "ChromaKey". Personally, I have to say that more and more, special effects in film and television are getting so good, that I get fooled all the time.

At the end of this clip, is a shot from the pilot of "Heroes"... tell me you knew that was an effects shot... I dare you.

The year(s) of the iPhone


iPhone sketch, originally uploaded by hollywoodkids.

Did you succumb to the pressure yet? Have you tried out this evil piece of technology from Cupertino? Are you forever in the grips of your Blackberry, maybe did some "slide to open" on the side? If you have an iPhone, if you love it, if you hate it... tell everyone how you feel in the comments below...

I love my iPhone... do you love yours?

Monday, December 21, 2009

"The Godson" on Hulu

This is my favorite silly movie, next to "Downhill Willie"... Watch for me in the Mafia University scenes... I have some great bits with Kevin McDonald.

Feature Film

1:40:33

When Giuseppe "The Guppy" becomes head of the Calzone Mob family, his father sends him to "Mafia University" to learn the tricks of the trade.

rewind through the Iron Man 2 trailer

http://movies.ign.com/dor/objects/14251831/iron-man-2/videos/ironman2_trl1_rewind_120709.html?show=hi

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Sunset Blvd - Take a Ride along the Sunset Strip

A drive along the Sunset Strip and environs... with "Pink Floyd" inspired music... Shot by Keith Coogan with the Sony HDR-HC1, cut with iMovie on an iMac.