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Indiana Jones creates a 10-minute movie in one scene

The opening 10 minutes of “Raiders of the Lost Ark” use a three-act structure to create a compelling mini-story within the story. Writing the opening of the film as a mini-movie allows the audience to get to know the character and the world that he inhabits. The sequence perfectly balances […]
Indiana Jones creates a 10-minute movie in one scene
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Professional acting coach reviews iconic screams in horror movies

Watch acting coach Scott Sedita review great, mediocre, and downright terrible screams from horror movies, breaking down what the actors did right or wrong in their performances. Sedita deconstructed some of the genre’s most memorable screams, ranging from cult favouriteB-movies like “Troll 2” and “The Blob” to bona fide classics […]
Professional acting coach reviews iconic screams in horror movies
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Meet the billionaires bankrolling Joe Biden’s 2020 campaign

At least 134 billionaires or their spouses have donated to former Vice President Joe Biden’s presidential campaign, per a Forbes analysis of federal campaign records from September. The billionaires behind Netflix, SlimFast, Hyatt hotels, LinkedIn, and Star Wars all donated various amounts to Biden’s election bid. While it’s true that […]
Meet the billionaires bankrolling Joe Biden’s 2020 campaign
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Every single Steven Spielberg movie, ranked

Steven Spielberg has created some of the greatest movies of all time. Here we rank all 32 of his feature-length movies, from worst to best. Movies like “Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark,” “Jurassic Park,” and “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” all ended up in our ranking. Our No. […]
Every single Steven Spielberg movie, ranked
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Steven Spielberg is one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. Take a look at what the billionaire’s life is really like, from his $184 million yacht to his 28-year marriage.

American filmmaker Steven Spielberg is one of the most celebrated figures in Hollywood. He’s directed and produced more than 100 feature films that have made more than $US25 billion at the box office. Forbes estimates Spielberg’s net worth to be $US3.6 billion, while Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index puts it at a […]
Steven Spielberg is one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. Take a look at what the billionaire’s life is really like, from his $184 million yacht to his 28-year marriage.
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The iconic velociraptor scene in ‘Jurassic Park’ would have been different — and unscientific — if Spielberg had gotten his way, the film’s science advisor says

In an iconic scene in the Hollywood blockbuster “Jurassic Park,” velociraptors hunt down two children in a kitchen. One raptor fogs up the glass on the kitchen door as it eyes its prey – a sign that these dinosaurs were warm-blooded, not cold-blooded. According to the film’s science adviser, the […]
The iconic velociraptor scene in ‘Jurassic Park’ would have been different — and unscientific — if Spielberg had gotten his way, the film’s science advisor says
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There are only 6 billionaires in Hollywood — here’s how they became so much richer than other celebrities

Actor, writer, and producer Tyler Perry is Hollywood’s newest billionaire. Film directors and television personalities dominate the list of Tinseltown’s wealthiest – but it doesn’t contain anyone who has built a career solely off acting. Hollywood’s three comma club is significantly more diverse than the billionaire population as a whole; […]
There are only 6 billionaires in Hollywood — here’s how they became so much richer than other celebrities
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‘Avatar’ director James Cameron just handed the box-office crown to ‘Avengers’ in an amazing tradition of congratulatory notes going back decades

“Avengers: Endgame” has finally passed the box-office haul of James Cameron’s “Avatar,” making it the highest-grossing movie worldwide before adjusting for inflation. On Monday, Cameron shared a fun congratulatory note to Marvel on “becoming the new box-office king.” It’s a record “Avatar” held for a decade. The image shows Iron […]
‘Avatar’ director James Cameron just handed the box-office crown to ‘Avengers’ in an amazing tradition of congratulatory notes going back decades
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Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg go wild for Apple’s spinning elevator

Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg were filmed enjoying Apple’s new spinning elevator at its corporate HQ in Cupertino, California, on Monday. Winfrey tweeted, “Who knew the elevator was going to spin?” alongside a clip of herself, Spielberg and Apple CEO Tim Cook. Two of the biggest names in Hollywood were […]
Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg go wild for Apple’s spinning elevator
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Watch Apple’s March 2019 ‘Show Time’ event in 13 minutes

Apple debuted many of its long-awaited services, at its 2019 “Show Time” event. The company showed off its subscription news service Apple News+, its subscription gaming platform Apple Arcade, its original content service Apple TV+, and a no-fee Apple credit card. In addition to Apple execs, on-stage presenters included Steven […]
Watch Apple’s March 2019 ‘Show Time’ event in 13 minutes
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Netflix responds to Steven Spielberg’s quest to boot it from the Oscars

The director Steven Spielberg plans to lead a campaign to change Oscars rules to limit streaming services like Netflix from competing. Netflix responded to Spielberg’s criticism on Twitter on Sunday: “We love cinema.” Spielberg’s war on streaming represents a larger debate about Netflix at the Oscars that loomed over this […]
Netflix responds to Steven Spielberg’s quest to boot it from the Oscars
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Every ‘Jurassic Park’ movie, ranked from worst to best

“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” opened above expectations over the weekend with $US150 million at the box office, the second-biggest opening for Universal. Even though it failed to match the then-record-breaking opening weekend of its 2015 predecessor, “Jurassic World,” the movie has already grossed over $US700 million worldwide. The movie has […]
Every ‘Jurassic Park’ movie, ranked from worst to best
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The creators of Netflix’s ‘Lost in Space’ reboot reveal how Steven Spielberg and the discovery of a new planet influenced their take on the sci-fi classic

Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, writers and executive producers on Netflix’s upcoming “Lost in Space” reboot, told Business Insider that the discovery of a new planet in 2016 influenced their take on the show. The films of Steven Spielberg and James Cameron were also huge inspirations. The two said that […]
The creators of Netflix’s ‘Lost in Space’ reboot reveal how Steven Spielberg and the discovery of a new planet influenced their take on the sci-fi classic