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Awesome Art We've Found Around The Net: Steven Spielberg Special

Some cliche somewhere said that 'a picture is worth a thousand words.' This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. "Awesome Artwork We've Found Around The Net" is the outlet for that passion. In this column I will showcase the kick-ass...
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Cool Videos: Shot-for-shot remake of the Raiders of the Lost Ark trailer

Most of us can relate to re-enacting scenes from our favourite films in some form or another, be it with toys and models or by going the extra mile and filming a complete re-enactment. That was the case of three 11-year old boys from Mississippi who set out to produce a shot-for-shot adaption of Steven Spielberg 's classic RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK. Over the course of seven years,...
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The Good, The Bad & The Badass: Harrison Ford

Last week , we took at the look at the long, storied career of one of the great icons of the twentieth century, Leonard Nimoy , aka Spock. This week we look at another icon who's escape from a dangerous plane crash this week has his millions upon millions of fans breathing a sigh of relief... Harrison Ford It's scary to think about how close we came to...
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I Want That: Raiders of the Lost Ark-themed melting Nazi candle

As we approach the Christmas shopping season, there are certain people that are almost impossible to find gifts for. Movie fans are usually easy since you can just pick a piece of memorabilia or a new Blu-ray, but for those truly special people in your life, there is this candle molded after Ernst Toht. You may know him better as the Melting Nazi from the end of RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK....
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Steven Soderbergh takes viewers to class with Raiders of the Lost Ark

Director Steven Soderbergh (OCEAN'S 11, TRAFFIC) has stepped down from directing feature-films for theaters, but the man stays as busy as ever while overseeing The Knick on Cinemax, as well as handling cinematography duties on MAGIC MIKE XXL. For those unaware, he also contributes to a blog entitled Extension 765. Chock full of interesting insight and information, Soderbergh...
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Cool Videos: Watch a rare, hour long PBS documentary on the making of Raiders of the Lost Ark

Behind the scenes features on classic movies are always a treat to see. Sure, movies like STAR WARS and RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK have some archival footage but the Blu-ray releases tend to favor new documentaries and videos using old footage. While these are still treats for any fan, seeing the original behind the scenes as they were originally seen is a great treat too. Slash Film...
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The story of a shot-for-shot Raiders of the Lost Ark fan film to get the big screen treatment

Talk about a crazy journey: Childhood friends who spent almost a decade filming a shot-for-shot remake of RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK are on their way to having their passion project become a big screen movie. NAPOLEON DYNAMITE producer Jeremy Coon has optioned the book RAIDERS! that tells the story of filmmakers Chris Strompolos and Eric Zala who made the RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK adaptation...
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Scripty! Read Harrison Ford's notes on the script for Raiders of the Lost Ark

If given the opportunity to get inside the mind of an actor for two seconds, anyone would take it. Okay, as long as it was an actor that you approved of. What if I said you could get inside Harrison Ford 's head circa 1981 when he was making notes on his script for RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK? I know I do! Well then you are in luck! Some pages from Ford's RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK...
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The University of Chicago got a package delivered for Indiana Jones

So, either this is a very elaborate marketing ploy or someone has a lot of free time on their hands. Either way, this is pretty damn cool. The University of Chicago received a very elaborate package addressed to Dr. Henry Walton Jones, Jr. or as many of you may know him, Indiana Jones. BadAss Digest shared the story which the university also posted to their Tumblr page. There is...
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Remastered Raiders of the Lost Ark will keep playing in theaters for another week!

You are a filthy liar if you say you don't love RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK. Quite possibly the best adventure movie of all time, RAIDERS has just completed a limited one week run in IMAX theaters. In fact, Paramount was so pleased with the release ($2.4 million gross in 267 IMAX theaters), that they are expanding the release to over 300 Digital, non-IMAX screens. The theatrical run is...
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