Two Reasons to Love South Park

South park is one of the longest running animated shows in America with a large fan base of fans. South Park just entered their thirteenth season, perhaps stronger than ever.

Watchmen – Not Your Typical Hero Movie

Set in a world similar to Sin City, Watchmen takes place in a cold dark world where evil is good, and good is evil. Even the heroes are not squeaky clean like Superman or Ironman.

Tim Burton – Director

Tim Burton is a very unique actor known for his directorial skills and success as a producer. His name is associated with great films, actors, and roles that will forever go down in the history of film. He attended California Institute of the Arts and made his first animation project working on The Fox and the Hound for Disney in 1981, however he did not receive credit for his help on the film.

Disney Pixar Success

Pixar has become one of if not the most successful animation studios of our time. The studio has won several Academy Awards for their work with computers to create a new generation of films. The studio has been recognized for their innovation of computer graphics for the film making industry.

Battlestar Galactica – Daybreak – After All This Time, Apparently “God-Did-It!”

I’ve been chewing for a day or two on Daybreak Part 2 and Battlestar Galactica in general as an artistic endeavor. While some of you may have watched me mercilessly gush praise over the program I have to admit that while the series finale left me highly entertained and emotionally heartbroken I did have some disappointment with the direction they took it. For a program that rooted itself so deeply in the science half of “science fiction” I was genuinely perplexed and let down by the amount of hocus pocus spiritualism in the final half of the two hour conclusion. …

Have Post-Apocalyptic Books and Movies Become a National Obsession?

Post-Apocalyptic books and movies have become increasingly more popular in recent years. This has many people wondering why there’s been such a sudden increase in fiction of this genre. Are we a nation obsessed with the end of the world?

The Importance of a Business Plan For Film Projects – 7 Key Elements You Need to Get the Money

A business plan is a tool with three basic purposes: communication, management, and planning. As a communication tool, it is used to attract investment capital, secure loans, convince workers to hire on, and assist in attracting strategic business partners. The development of a comprehensive business plan shows whether or not a business has the potential to make a profit. It requires a realistic look at almost every phase of your film project, in particular the distribution and subsequent revenue streams needed to recoup your investment. Furthermore, it shows that you have worked out all the problems of your project.

Importance of Sales Projections For Your Independent Film Project

Most independent filmmakers do not research and utilize realistic sales projections when developing their business plan, or worse, they do not use sales projections at all. This is a huge mistake. Sales projections for your film project are absolutely necessary so that you can properly budget your project, raise the necessary financing, and ensure your chances of paying your investors back.

Upcoming Bollywood Movies to Be Released

Bollywood is not behind in the race of entertainment. The popularity of this industry has increased in several countries. People in the Gulf countries like Indian movies very much. Hindi films are also enjoyed by European countries as well. The Bollywood ensures good story line and powerful star cast. The music of Indian films is just amazing and it attracts the attention of even foreigners who do not understand Hindi songs, but they like them because of the melodies of these songs. These are perhaps the reasons that our film industry is making huge money even in overseas countries.

Security Cameras Made Famous in Hollywood

Eagle Eye and Enemy of the State were great movies that used wireless security cameras throughout the film. The movies plots’ depended on the use of the security cameras.

Top 10 Best War Movies

This list comprises the war films that got us immersed in the action as well as in deep thought. There have been countless war films throughout the century, but these ones seem to stand above the rest. This list if geared for the films with more action rather than emotional stories (Schindler’s List).

Kinesthetic Screenwriting – Touch Me!

In previous ezine issues, I’ve talked about visual and auditory writing. Those articles were actually the beginning of a three part series that involves all three of the sensory representational systems that apply to screenwriting (smell and taste being the two that we won’t cover). This is part three.