All posts by Bryan Thomas

    Revisiting Nick Hornby’s “High Fidelity”, 20 Years Later

    Nick Hornby, author of High Fidelity, first published back in 1995, recently revisited the idea of writing a sequel to the book — and no doubt there would also probably be plans to do a subsequent movie...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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    Michael Bolton Plays Michael Bolton in “Office Space” Homage

    The new clip at the Funny or Die blog finds Bolton recreating a handful of scenes from the Mike Judge comedy where the character of Michael Bolton, previously and hilariously played by former Mad TV alum Dave...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    Tim Burton’s Live-Action/CG “Dumbo”: Don’t Be A Dumbo, Tim!

    The Hollywood Reporter and other online sources are noting today that director Tim Burton will soon be lensing a live-action remake of the 1941 animated Disney classic Dumbo. Let’s think about that for a moment — our...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    Leonard Nimoy’s Pet Pad: “Come In And Be Petted”

    With the recent passage of actor Leonard Nimoy, we have been reminded in some of his obituaries about the many side-projects that he involved himself with over the years, but what caught our attention here at Night...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    Francesco Francavilla’s 70s-style Batman Illustrations

    Acclaimed comics artist Francesco Francavilla shares a vision of the Dark Knight that’s more reflective of the 70s than the actual Batman comic books that were published in the 70s. Francavilla’s made a name for himself on...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    Julian Rentzsch’s Portraits of 3 Great Film Directors

    We wanted to share three of Julian Rentzsch’s recent portraits of filmmakers David Lynch, Martin Scorsese, and Alfred Hitchcock, which reference their movies. They’re available from Stellavie Design. Rentzsch lives and works in Hamburg, Germany, as an illustrator...

    • Posted March 8, 2015
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    Night Flight Remembers Cinéma Vérité Giant Albert Maysles

    Night Flight has learned that Albert Maysles died yesterday, March 5, 2015, age 88, on the eve of the distribution of a newly-restored version of one the Maysles’ best known documentaries, Grey Gardens. Here’s an interview from...

    • Posted March 6, 2015
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    Revolution #9: The Beatles’ Musique Concrète Sound Collage Performed Live!

    On February 28, 2015, at the 1500-seat Alex Theater in Glendale, California, we were among the sold-out audience on hand to witness members of the Wild Honey Orchestra collective paying special tribute to the Beatles’ 1968 so-called...

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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