Articles tagged 3-d

6 Jul 2011 // 5:00 AM

3-D in the movies: Getting in too deep

What's troubling in the move from unusual to ubiquitous is that the choice to go 3-D has increasingly become a commercial rather than a creative one.

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29 Apr 2010 // 3:49 AM

Everybody in Hollywood is scrambling for a piece of the new box-office bonanza

LOS ANGELES — On a recent afternoon, a dozen cinematographers, directors and camera assistants huddled inside a sound stage on the Sony Pictures lot in Culver

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31 Dec 2009 // 6:01 AM

Like it or loathe it, the new year in movies will be dominated by one thing: 3-D. The runaway success of James Cameron’s sci-fi

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Blue World: James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’

Cameron's evocations of everything from Blackwater's Iraq massacres to the Trail of Tears gives his story an uncommon resonance. This is a whole new kind of science fiction filmmaking, something particularly grandly spectacular, even if occasionally daft and overblown.

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17 Jul 2009 // 7:18 AM

Watching Henry Sellick’s stop-motion animated “Coraline” in the theater, I had some reservations about its dramatic effectiveness but none at all about its breathtaking

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5 Jun 2009 // 3:18 AM

3-D or not 3-D? Cash is the question

Hollywood executives and filmmakers have been waiting for the “killer app” that will change 3-D movies from a novelty to a necessity. Now some are

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20 Questions: Casey Driessen

Casey Driessen is a rather funky fellow. He wears red shoes. He eats headphones at art museums. Sometimes he channels Vassar Clements.

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Don’t count on seeing representatives of filmmakers and exhibitors in front of Congress asking for money. “It’s been great,” said Alan Stock, Cinemark

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In the movie theater of the near future, the big attraction may not be a movie. How about a front-row seat

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23 Dec 2006 // 6:00 AM

Best Albums of 2006

At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 60 records of 2006.

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17 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

Casey Driessen: 3-D

This record changes everything. Witness a free-wheeling Americana near masterpiece.

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Veruca Salt Crushes San Diego's Soda Bar

// Notes from the Road

"Veruca Salt is back and ready to kick ass and it feels so good.

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