Ridley Scott cuts Kevin Spacey from J. Paul Getty film

By : Wire Report
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NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Damon walked onto the set of “The Martian” one morning to find Ridley Scott speaking into multiple walkie-talkies and directing an army of camera operators.

“He was shooting four cameras at a time. I was skeptical about it, and each frame is, like, a Ridley Scott frame — beautiful,” Damon recalled in 2015. “I said, ‘God, Ridley, each of those shots is perfect.’ He says, ‘They’ve been perfect for a long time!’”

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Screened Out – Ted 2

By : Stephen Miller
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Voice of Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg, Jessica Barth, Amanda Seyfried, Morgan Freeman, Tom Brady, Sam Jones, Patrick Warburton, Michael Dorn, Giovanni Ribisi

There is a well-written article floating around the Internet entitled “Stop Telling Me to Turn My Brain Off During Movies.” It’s by Matt Singer, a critic for ScreenCrush, a website very friendly to pop culture. Singer argues that even summer popcorn flicks can be well-structured, attentive to plot, character, and theme. He’s right. We’ve had great examples – The Dark Knight is prime, but even this year’s Max Max: Fury Road gives up plenty to think about during its protracted chase sequences.

Writer, director and actor Seth MacFarlane hates our brains, thinks they’re useless. He wants to screw any movie shooting for anything more than a waste of two hours.

Ted 2 is intermittently very funny. It also has nothing – nothing – in the shape of cohesive plot or character development. It’s a bunch of skits and gags strung together with no purpose.

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