hollywood Archive

  • Warning, this blog is dedicated to true World War Z fans that have read the book.  If you have also read The Zombie Survival Guide then you have my added respect. So, I am flipping through my daily news feed and what awaits me?  The official ‘World War Z’ trailer was released during this past week and I immediately flashed back to Comic Con 2012.  My wife and I were fortunate to get a few World War Z books signed by Max Brooks, himself.  After reading many rumors on various movie blog sites about Brad Pitt and the producer’s changes to the novel turned movie, I couldn’t help but ask Max the burning question that many fans of the novel would like to know.  […]

    Brad Pitt’s butchering of World War Z

    Warning, this blog is dedicated to true World War Z fans that have read the book.  If you have also read The Zombie Survival Guide then you have my added respect. So, I am flipping through my daily news feed and what awaits me?  The official ‘World War Z’ trailer was released during this past week and I immediately flashed back to Comic Con 2012.  My wife and I were fortunate to get a few World War Z books signed by Max Brooks, himself.  After reading many rumors on various movie blog sites about Brad Pitt and the producer’s changes to the novel turned movie, I couldn’t help but ask Max the burning question that many fans of the novel would like to know.  […]

    Continue Reading...

  • 7 Recurring Clichés in Indie Movie Scripts credit: hyphenmatt Indie movies have always had the freedom to push the creative envelope in ways that working for big production companies would not permit. However, since Indie movies became the “in thing”, the loose term has become something of a genre style that many filmmakers, and even the big production companies, want to get in on. Here is a list of some of the biggest Indie film clichés that seem to crop up again and again. Famous Actors An Independent movie used to be about aspiring actors trying to make a name for themselves. In the last few years it has turned into a way for established and famous actors to try […]

    7 Recurring Clichés in Indie Movie Scripts

    7 Recurring Clichés in Indie Movie Scripts credit: hyphenmatt Indie movies have always had the freedom to push the creative envelope in ways that working for big production companies would not permit. However, since Indie movies became the “in thing”, the loose term has become something of a genre style that many filmmakers, and even the big production companies, want to get in on. Here is a list of some of the biggest Indie film clichés that seem to crop up again and again. Famous Actors An Independent movie used to be about aspiring actors trying to make a name for themselves. In the last few years it has turned into a way for established and famous actors to try […]

    Continue Reading...