Today in Movie Culture: Real 'Back to the Future Part II' Self-Drying Jacket, 'Alien' Vs. 'Blade Runner' and More

By Christopher Campbell

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

Clothing Commercial of the Day:

Falyon Wearable Tech created a self-drying jacket inspired by Back to the Future Part II that you can buy right now. Watch the ad:

[embedded content]

Movie Celebration of the Day:

When Honest Trailers takes on a movie as great as Aliens, there’s not much to make fun of:

[embedded content]

Mashup of the Day:

Speaking of Aliens, here’s a deleted scene from Antonio Maria da Silva’s brilliant Hell’s Club 2 pitting a Xenomorph against Blade Runner‘s Deckard:

[embedded content]

Cosplay of the Day:

Inspired by a memorable line from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, here’s a cosplayer mashing up Yondu and Mary Poppins:

“I’m Mary Poppins, ya’ll!!” Cosplayer Cindy Salvus at Comicpalooza in Houston last weekend. Follow Cindy on IG at CINSARTISTRY

— Sci Fi Coalition (@SciFi_Coalition) May 15, 2017

Reworked Scene of the Day:

Speaking of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, here’s evidence using a violent scene from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice that any movie is more fun with ELO’s “Mr. Blue Sky” (via Geek Tyrant):

if Batman v Superman had Guardians Of The Galaxy VOL. 2’s opening scene

— Chandler Balli (@CinematicEX) May 14, 2017

Vintage Image of the Day:

Melanie Lynskey, who turns 40 today, and Kate Winslet on the set of Heavenly Creatures with director Peter Jackson and DP Alun Bollinger in 1993:

Actor in the Spotlight:

Fandor profiles actress Emma Watson with focus on what she’s done in her career and public life since the Harry Potter movies:

[embedded content]

Movie Parody of the Day:

Speaking of Watson, ArtSpear Entertainment goes to town on Beauty and the Beast with this animated parody:

[embedded content]

Video Essay of the Day:

Wisecrack examines the philosophy of this year’s biggest surprise hit, Get Out:

[embedded content]

Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 15th anniversary of the release of Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones. Watch the original trailer for the prequel sequel below.

[embedded content]


Let’s block ads! (Why?)