Today in Movie Culture: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Supreme Leader Snoke VFX Breakdown, Best Picture …

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


VFX Breakdown of the Day:

ILM shared another breakdown of their Oscar-nominated effects work for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, this one focused on the creation of Supreme Leader Snoke:


Alternate Posters of the Day:

Designer Eileen Steinbach created alternate posters for all nine of this year’s Oscar nominees for Best Picture:



Awards Summary of the Day:

Speaking of the Best Picture nominees, Honest Trailers showcases how each one of them should have been marketed:


Mashup of the Day:

Also speaking of Best Picture contenders, here are a bunch of shots from Call Me By Your Name combined with Claude Monet paintings:



Film History of the Day:

In honor of Black Panther, Birth.Movies.Death. pays tribute to almost 100 years of black action stars, divided into two videos:


Vintage Image of the Day:

Elizabeth Taylor, who was born on this day in 1932, tests for her breakthrough role in National Velvet in 1944:


Actor in the Spotlight:

The late Robin Williams gets a special tribute honoring the joy he brought moviegoers in this video by Katrin Depp:


Movie Food of the Day:

In the latest edition of Binging With Babish, learn how to make the tamales from the Oscar-nominated Pixar animated feature Coco:


Cosplay of the Day:

Most Ghostbusters cosplayers stick to the uniforms and proton packs so it’s cool to see this duo still recognizable as Holtzmann and Gilbert:



Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 20th anniversary of the release of Dark City. Watch the original trailer of the sci-fi cult classic below.