An overzealous application of CGI is the figurative boa constrictor squeezing the life out of “The Sorcerer and the White Snake,” a silly, derivative supernatural-action extravaganza that would have been better at a fraction of its f/x budget… <read full story here> @ <http://www.variety.com/>
Yikes, that’s not a very good snippet is it? Still, really interested in tracking East/West created/distributed films…
Progress is not guaranteed. Be it moral, technological, scientific, or social, there is no reason to assume human civilization marches forever forward in step with time. Understood this way, we can realize that progress is a choice and something we as a species will to happen through the concatenation of our decisions. <read full story here> @ <http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/>
Thought I’d put this one up on the site because I’m really into the half human and robot thing at the moment. The design bits are awesome, but to me it’s the questions it raises. They touch on it here in this article for the game.
I also recommend a book called “Machine Man” by Max Barry. It’s one of those books you read in 24 hours. I was pounding through it telling James “Man, we gotta make this one into a movie!”. Got to the end, looked it up and sure enough Aronovsky is attached.
There’s still a wealth of ideas behind the idea of human choice to go droid… we may be working something up ourselves here in the background… more to come!