Blog posts about: movies

Here you'll find blog posts that I've written about movies.

Origami Star Wars X-Wing Fighter!

I seem to be stumbling upon lots of Star Wars stuff at the moment. This is in the most part due to my son and me reliving the joy of discovering the story all over again. It’s also due to the Blu-ray box set release which I am yet to afford! Still amongst my searches for […]

History of the home PC/Apple GUI

This was a great find by DJ Greg Wilson: a series of short films about how all creation is plagiarism. Here’s the 3rd of 3 (the 4th is coming autumn 2011) which focuses on the creation of the Graphical User Interface (GUI) of the modern-day home PC. Interestingly it was of course Apple who successfully brought […]

Kurbick Classics Animated Gifs

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Viral Trailer

…looks good 🙂

TinTin Trailer


Withnail & O

Just about my two favourite films at completely different ends of the spectrum bought together for the first time 🙂  

Films/movies to watch with my son

Here’s my compendium of films that I either have watched or intend to watch with my son. Amazingly, after much research, I couldn’t find a similar list anywhere on the web. There are a few forums with people asking, but even on the new Q&A service Quora I had to post my own question as […]

Syd Mead: 2019: A Future Imagined

A beautiful short film made by The TFI Reframe Collection featuring the man behind the visuals for Blade Runner, Tron and Aliens talking about creativity. 2019: A Future Imagined from Flat-12 on Vimeo.

Rymdreglage – 8-bit trip

Tron Legacy: lightcycle artwork

There’s a great Facebook group where they are giving away loads of freebies in the run up to the December launch of Tron Legacy. The below images of lightcycle artwork from the movie are reprinted from that group. Amazing stuff – I just can’t wait!

Not in the least bit copyrighted by Tim Aldiss 2012