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Midnight Special (2016)

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“Others have described seeing things.  Did he show you things?” asks Paul Sevier.  Fredrick responds, “Yes.”  Paul asks, “What kinds of things?”  Fredrick replies, “I wouldn’t know where to start.” Jeff Nichols is an intriguing filmmaker who’s slowly building an impressive filmography.  … Continue reading

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Mission: Impossible- Rogue Nation (2015)

“The Syndicate is real.  A rogue nation, trained to do what we do,” says Ethan Hunt.  Benji Dunn responds, “An anti-IMF.” It’s hard to believe that it’s been nearly 20 years since the release of the first Mission: Impossible film.  … Continue reading

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‘The Incredibles’ & ‘Ratatouille’

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Brad Bird is an animator, writer, producer, and director who developed a love for animation at an early age.  He was mentored by Milt Kahl (one of Disney‘s legendary “Nine Old Men”).  He attended the California Institute of the Arts … Continue reading

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‘Batman: Mask of the Phantasm’ & ‘The Iron Giant’

With the summer movie season approaching, the big movies that people will be talking about the most will be the superhero ones.  Next week brings the beginning of Marvel’s Phase Two with Iron Man 3.  Next month brings Man of … Continue reading

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‘Corpse Bride’ & ‘Frankenweenie’

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Tim Burton, while known for his live action films (including 1989’s Batman, 1994’s Ed Wood, and 2010’s Alice In Wonderland), actually started out working in animation.  He attended the California Institute of the Arts to study character animation, and his classmates included John Lasseter, Brad Bird, John … Continue reading

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A Discussion With Michael Giacchino

Composer Michael Giacchino recently sat down with the Soundworks Collection to discuss, among other things, his start in the music and film business, as well as his work with Pixar and his collaborations with J.J. Abrams and Brad Bird.  I’ve … Continue reading