Archive for June, 2016
Conventions, Entertainment, Movies, Needless Things
The Star Trek Fan Film Guidelines came out last week as a part of the fallout over the Axanar project. But some of the changes in fandom that may have contributed to this being a “final straw” moment by the powers that be aren’t all in the camp of the fan film filmmakers. Some of these changes should have been very big, very bright warning signs to fandom that this was coming though. What’s worse for the fan film guys and gals, I don’t think it’s going to get better from here.
Random thoughts on various topics. Brock, Roman, Flash, King King, Godzilla, Dragon Con, documentaries on kidnapped filmmakers. It’s all here.
Quatermass and the Pitt.
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And That One Time, at Band Camp, When North Korea Kidnapped Japanese Filmmakers and had them Make a Godzilla Knockoff…Posted: June 9, 2016 in Horror, Movies, Needless Things, News, Politics
Tags: Godzilla, Japan, North Korea, Pulgasari
A future dictator who was a film buff, a famous director and his movie star wife, an entire film crew who had no idea what they were really being hired to do or who was really hiring them, an at best okay film made amazingly more interesting to watch the more you learn about its creation, and a story that seems almost unreal.