• The Best Gifts for Dad 2019

    20 days ago - By IGN

    From 4K versions of classic movies to brand-new Apple Watch, these are the best gifts for the dad on your holiday shopping list.
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  • Video Explains How STAR WARS Trailer Weaponize Nostalgia

    Video Explains How STAR WARS Trailer Weaponize Nostalgia

    20 days ago - By GeekTyrant

    When the hardcore Star Wars fans watch the trailer for the new films under the Disney banner, many of them are emotionally moved. A lot of that emotion is triggered by the nostalgia that they feel while watching the trailers. I've got an interesting video essay here for you to watch today from Patrick Willems that offers an in-depth look at the trailers for all three installments of the latest Star Wars trilogy. The video illustrates how the Lucasfilm marketing team has pretty weaponized nostalgia to get the fans excited. To tap into that, they connect the old with the new and treat all of...
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  • 7 new trailers you should watch this week

    7 new trailers you should watch this week

    20 days ago - By The Verge

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    I watched The Lego Movie 2 a few weeks ago now that it's finally streaming. The first one was an unexpectedly smart and hilarious take on what a Lego story can be, and this second one does a good job of keeping up the momentum. The film is funny, and it still grounds the whole thing in a story about family and growing up.
    That said, I do think there's an odd tension within the movie. The sequel wants to tell a story about toxic masculinity and supporting traditionally feminine interests, but to do that, it kind of makes a joke of them first. Likewise, the film...
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  • 11 new trailers worth watching: 6 Underground, Sonic, The SpongeBob Movie, and more

    11 new trailers worth watching: 6 Underground, Sonic, The SpongeBob Movie, and more

    20 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    If I were to choose a new movie to watch this weekend, it'd be a toss-up between Ford v Ferrari , a drama based on a true story, or The Good Liar , a drama starring Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen. The new Charlie's Angels is also out this week, but I'm just not feeling it. But what am I even saying; Disney+ launched a few days ago, which gives you the perfect excuse not to go to a theater near you, especially if you've got catching up to do on Disney content - the live-action Lady and the Tramp is out on the service, for example.
    Speaking of streaming, I've just caught up with American Son...
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