Archive for October 17, 2017
WARNING: This post contains MAJOR spoilers for Thor: Ragnarok.
During a Thor: Ragnarok interview with Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo, an Australian TV host spoils a major reveal from the Marvel film. Hemsworth made his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut as the God of Thunder in Kenneth Branagh’s Phase 1 film, Thor. The actor then joined forces with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in Joss Whedon’s The Avengers – which also served as Ruffalo’s debut as Bruce Banner aka the Hulk. Thor has gone on to lead a second entry in his solo franchise, Alan Taylor’s Thor: The Dark World, and reunite with his Earth-bound team of superheroes in Avengers: ...
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Netflix, a company that doesn’t typically disclose viewership data, has revealed their fastest binge-watched shows. The company’s initial business model was renting out movies and TV shows on DVD to U.S. customers via mail (similar to other video-rental shops such as Blockbuster Video), but shortly after launching a video-on-demand service in 2007, the tech giant started expanding worldwide – and that’s when people noticed that their business had begun to shift.
Although they still provide video rental services to customers, particularly for new movie releases, Netflix has established itself as the go-to service for catching up on past seasons of TV shows, while also providing viewers with their own assortment of original ...
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Not everyone was pleased when the season 6 premiere of Arrow debuted a new costume for Team Arrow member Wild Dog, played by Rick Gonzalez. One of the costume’s biggest critics happens to be the character’s co-creator, Terry Beatty, who says that changing the costume alters the character too much.
Rene Ramirez/Wild Dog was introduced in the season 5 premiere of Arrow as a vigilante who Oliver tries to recruit as part of the new Team Arrow. Rene was a former Navy SEAL whose wife was tragically murdered. After hearing of Damien Darhk’s death at the hands of the Green Arrow, Rene was inspired to ...
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Sadly, there have been plenty of stunt performers who have either been injured or who have even died while on the job. From freak accidents to bad preparation, stunt performers are always putting themselves in danger in order to get the job done.
Stunt performers wear many hats. They can be pilots, racers, or just some crazy, real-life action heroes. Either way, a stunt performer brings a lot to whatever show or movie they are working on. Without them, movies and shows wouldn’t feel as real. No amount of digital special effects can even come close to replacing the work that stunt performers do.
Unfortunately, Hollywood isn’t the best ...
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