The best movie culture writing from around the internet-o-sphere.
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“A Brief History of Harvey Weinstein’s Oscar Campaign Shenanigans” — Jesse David Fox teaches all of us how to score gold from AMPAS with notes from the master.
“Watch This: Edgar Wright Explores the Art of the Close-Ups” — David Chen at /film teams with Wright to explore the versatility of shoving images right in your face. Plus, it’s a video, so it’s really easy to read.
“Why practical effects and stunts are still the best” — Matt Singer makes a case that everyone agrees with (while being thrown through a sugar glass window).
“It’s Not You , It’s Me — the Comic-Con Break Up” — R.M. Peavy at Epic Geekdom explains why a trip to San Diego isn’t in the cards this year. The site may need to find a new masthead image…