Top Highest Grossing Movies of All Time

“Ultimately entertainment will be where the money is”,  Michael O’Leary So many films have been popular in theaters when released, but were not necessarily a success financially. Sometimes budgets spent on producing a film are so big, that even if it is successful at the box office, the film barely break even. Did you know,Continue reading “Top Highest Grossing Movies of All Time”

The Worst Movie Ever?

“It’s bullshit, I did not hit her. I did nooot. Oh hi, Mark!”, Tommy Wiseau. “The Room” is a 2003 movie. It is an American independent drama film written, produced and directed by Tommy Wiseau. The best worst movie ever made, the film has been widely considered so bad, that it became a classic, andContinue reading “The Worst Movie Ever?”

Classic Movie Places in Los Angeles

“Los Angeles is like a beauty parlor at the end of the universe.”, Emily Mortimer Hollywood is kind of the headquarter of the Entertainment industry, and more specifically Movies. It has been for a long time now the number one spot for film sets and locations. Here are some of the most famous place inContinue reading “Classic Movie Places in Los Angeles”

The First Film Ever Made

“Cinema is a matter of what’s in the frame and what’s out.”, Martin Scorsese. In the late 1880s, many people started experimenting with photo, by blending them together to give the illusion of a motion picture. That is when the first motion picture films were born. That was several years before The Lumiere brothers andContinue reading “The First Film Ever Made”

Acting Techniques, the Basics

“Create your own method. Don’t depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you.” , Konstantin Stanislavski There are so many different acting techniques. I think every actor should learn and try as many as possible, and search for what works better for himself.  We allContinue reading “Acting Techniques, the Basics”

Bright Eyes and Shirley Temple

“I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.”, Shirley Temple. “Bright Eyes” is a movie, an  American comedy drama, released on December 28, 1934. That was the first feature for Shirley Temple, crafted specifically for her talents,Continue reading “Bright Eyes and Shirley Temple”

Oscar and the Academy Awards

“Having “Oscar winner” on your tombstone is a great thing.”, George Clooney. It all started with Louis B. Mayer, the American film producer and co-founder of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios, or MGM.  In the late 1920s, studio unions began forming in Hollywood. Those unions came with expensive labor agreements, which costed a lot for film studios. Also,Continue reading “Oscar and the Academy Awards”

How HOLLYWOOD was created

“Hollywood is a place where they’ll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul. I know, because I turned down the first offer often enough and held out for the fifty cents.”, Marilyn Monroe. Hollywood was born in 1853. It used to be one little adobe hut on aContinue reading “How HOLLYWOOD was created”