Behind-The-Scenes Video Shows How 7 Scenes Are Filmed In One Take

Johnnie Walker has a pretty neat commercial on air these days that covers seven different backgrounds in just one long take. It’s a well choreographed and perfectly timed spot, a man is at a bar and starts walking. As he moves along, the scenery changes along with him to give him a wild journey until he’s back at the bar.


A 30-Year-Old Man Did All The Stunts For Macaulay Culkin In Home Alone

There’s a lot of dangerous hijinks in Home Alone, so it makes sense to use a stuntman to get nine-year-old Macaulay Culkin out of harm’s way. But it’s not like they could use another child for those wild stunts, instead the movie used a 30-year-old man who was roughly the same size as Macaulay Culkin.


The Best Movie Posters Of 2014

Even if you saw every movie that came out this year, it’s unlikely you can recall the poster art for most of them. That’s where Adrian Curry, the purveyor of the excellent Tumblr Movie Poster of the Day, comes in. Curry recently rounded up the best poster designs of the year on Mubi.com’s Notebook — check them out below.


4-Minute Explainer Of The Entire Universe Of The Hobbit Is A Must Watch

J. R. R. Tolkien’s posthumous The Silmarillion describes the universe where The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings take place. It has all the secrets of Middle Earth, from individual characters to the genesis of wizards, elves, orcs, or men. This must-watch short explainer reveals its crucial elements in four minutes.


Sony Has No Current Plans To Release The Interview In Any Way

The Interview hasn’t just had its premiere canceled, Sony is putting everything about the film on ice. Variety quotes a Sony spokesperson as saying “Sony Pictures has no further release plans for the film.”


LG 40UB800T Ultra HD TV: Australian Review

If you have a gutsy gaming PC or even a next-gen console, or if you watch a lot of movies on Blu-ray, there’s a very real reason to buy a 4K TV. Native-resolution Ultra HD content looks amazing, but upscaling tech is getting good enough to make Full HD video look pretty damn good as well. But it’s not necessarily the most expensive and high-end 4K TVs that are interesting me most at the moment.


The Best Bluetooth Headphones For Every Discerning Ear

I love headphones, always have. That’s probably because for most of my life, I was hearing impaired. Headphones were the only way for me to hear music the way it was supposed to be heard — the treble, the bass and everything in between. But I don’t want to be tethered to my laptop and phone: I want to do it wirelessly.


The Top 5 Theatre Chains In North America Won't Screen The Interview

The top five theatre circuits in North America have decided to drop The Interview, the Seth Rogen/James Franco comedy about assassinating Kim Jong-Un that has been under scrutiny after hackers released a trove of Sony Pictures’ emails and files claiming to be a retaliatory North Korea.


Activists Want To Use Balloons To Airlift The Interview Into North Korea

Last year, an Atlantic article introduced us to an activist group run by a former North Korean who now uses balloons to airlift information and technology into into the tightly-controlled country. Now, its members want to use their balloons to tote in copies of The Interview, Sony’s beleaguered comedy about Kim Jong-un.


Here's Some New Game Of Thrones Season 5 Footage

HBO has very slowly teased and trickled footage from Game of Thrones season 5 with a secret website and now this new elaborate seemingly self-destructing mobile-only video teaser. Luckily, the footage — which could only play once and not be screenshotted — was leaked online and we have a few more seconds to get excited.