Today in Movie Culture: Marvel Cinematic Universe Recap, Honest ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Trailer a…

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

 

Franchise Recap of the Day:

We’re one month away from the release of Avengers: Infinity War, so here’s an MCU supercut to help us recap the 18 movies leading up to this epic blockbuster (via Geek Tyrant):

 

VFX Breakdown of the Day:

AxisVFX share a look at their digital effects work on the Aardman animated feature Early Man in this revealing VFX breakdown video (via io9):

 

Fake Deleted Scene of the Day:

If you’re still hoping for answers to Rey’s parentage, here’s a fake deleted scene from Star Wars: The Last Jedi with a surprise father reveal (via Geek Tyrant):

 

Truthful Marketing of the Day:

Speaking of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Honest Trailers has a lot of fun with its polarized reception in their latest breakdown/takedown:

 

Vintage Image of the Day:

Quentin Tarantino, who turns 55 today, directs Harvey Keitel while also in costume for his own role on the set of Reservoir Dogs in 1991:

 

Actor in the Spotlight:

In honor of the second season of Netflix and Marvel’s Jessica Jones, IMDb’s No Small Parts showcases the career of Krysten Ritter:

 

Movie Science of the Day:

With Ready Player One out this week, MatPat’s latest Film Theory looks at a structural problem with the real-world (not the VR) world building of Steven Spielberg’s latest:

 

Cosplay of the Day:

Here’s another great cosplay group spotted at WonderCon last weekend, all of them representing Jurassic Park:

 

 

Video Essay of the Day:

If you still haven’t seen Kogonada’s Columbus, one of the best films of last year, maybe this video essay will finally pique your interest:

 

Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 70th anniversary of the Phoenix-set premiere of John Ford’s Fort Apache. Watch the original trailer for the classic Western below.

 

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