Posts tagged "Twohy"
New 4K remastering of PITCH BLACK Spent a few weeks on the Universal lot recently, working with a colorist on the remastering of PITCH BLACK. Arrow Films of London is spearheading this restoration timed to the film’s 20-year anniversary. (20 effin’ years? How is it possible?) So as of September 1, there’ll be a new […]
As some of you noted, the site was down for a while for reasons too boring and too frustrating to explain. We lost a couple posts in the process, so I’ll be trying to restore those in the next few days. Stand by. DT
Well, records were made to be broken… Robby, the mechanical caliban from the 1956 classic FORBIDDEN PLANET, just sold for the holy-shitballs price $5,375,000. That’s a record for any movie prop, topping other revered memorabilia like the Maltese Falcon statuette and the original 1966 Batmobile. The auction house called Robby “One of the most iconic sci-fi […]
So here I am in Italy, checking out stage space at fabled Cinecittà Studios outside of Rome, this for a project I expect to shoot next year. They have over 20 stages here, but the most impressive – for a few reasons – is “Teatro 5.” Not only is it massive in size, but it’s […]
Yes, that’s me in Auvers, France (the place where Van Gogh worked and died), communing with poppies and wheat, trying to figure which of the several intriguing projects that have come my way since RIDDICK should be filmed next. While I ponder, thought I’d take the time to update my web/blog page. Thanks to Joe […]
Some of you have been asking for dish on this new cut of RIDDICK, available now on iTunes and dropping January 14 on DVD. Well, the Director’s Cut is probably 8-9 minutes longer than the theatrical version. The bulk of that time comes in two areas — several new scenes in the flashback sequence […]