Είδος: Επ. Φαντασίας, Σκηνοθέτης: Denis Villeneuve, Χώρα: ΗΠΑ
Ρούλα: Εντυπωσιάστηκα, και καμιά φορά τους βλέπω στο δωμάτιο μαζί μου. Time is always exciting.
Παύλος: Εντυπωσιακή αλλά το στόρυ δε λέει.
Λίγα λόγια για την ταινία (wiki): Arrival is a 2016 American science fiction film directed by Denis Villeneuve and adapted by Eric Heisserer from the 1998 short story and novella «Story of Your Life» by Ted Chiang. It stars Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, and Forest Whitaker.
Είδος: Επ. Φαντασίας, Δημιουργοί: Duffer Brothers, Χώρα: ΗΠΑ
Ρούλα: Η σειρά της χρονιάς. Τέτοιος χαμός στο διαδίκτυο δεν έγινε ούτε στο πρώτο season του GoT. Ήταν σαν μια 8ωρη ταινία, τρομερή παραγωγή, μουσική, κάστ.
Λίγα λόγια για την ταινία (wiki): Stranger Things is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by the Duffer Brothers. It is written and directed by Matt and Ross Duffer and executive-produced by Shawn Levy. It stars Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Natalia Dyer, Charlie Heaton, Cara Buono, and Matthew Modine. The plot follows the disappearance of a young boy, and a telekinetic girl who helps his friends in their search, while the boy’s older brother, his mother, and the town police chief start their own investigations.
The show is set in the 1980s in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana, and is an homage to 1980s pop culture, inspired and aesthetically informed by the works of Steven Spielberg, John Carpenter, Stephen King, Robert Zemeckis, and George Lucas, among others.
Είδος: Επ. Φαντασίας, Σκηνοθέτης: Ridley Scott, Χώρα: ΗΠΑ
Ρούλα: Πολύ ρεαλιστική και με έπεισε.
Παύλος: Δεν την είδα.
Λίγα λόγια για την ταινία (wiki): The Martian is a 2015 British-American science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Matt Damon, based on Andy Weir’s 2011 novel The Martian. Damon stars as an astronaut who is mistakenly presumed dead and left behind on Mars. The film depicts his struggle to survive and others’ efforts to rescue him. The film’s ensemble cast also features Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, Michael Peña, Kate Mara, Sean Bean, Sebastian Stan, Aksel Hennie, and Chiwetel Ejiofor.
Producer Simon Kinberg began developing the film after 20th Century Fox optioned the novel in March 2013, which Goddard adapted into a screenplay and was initially attached to direct, but the film did not move forward. Scott replaced Goddard, and with Damon in place as the main character, production was approved. Filming began in November 2014 and lasted approximately 70 days. Some 20 sets were built on a sound stage in Budapest, Hungary, one of the largest in the world. Wadi Rum in Jordan was also used as a practical backdrop for filming.
Είδος: Επ. Φαντασίας, Σκηνοθέτης: Alex Garland, Χώρα: Μεγ. Βρετανία
Ρούλα: Καλογυρισμένο, καλό κάστ, αλλά κάτι έλειπε.
Παύλος: Δεν το είδα.
Λίγα λόγια για την ταινία (wiki): Ex Machina (stylized as ex_machina) is a 2015 British science fiction psychological thriller film written and directed by Alex Garland in his directing debut. It stars Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, and Oscar Isaac. Ex Machina tells the story of programmer Caleb Smith (Gleeson) who is invited by his employer, the eccentric billionaire Nathan Bateman (Isaac), to administer the Turing test to an android with artificial intelligence, named Ava (Vikander).
The National Board of Review recognized it as one of the ten best independent films of the year, and it won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects over big-budget movies such as The Martian, Mad Max: Fury Road and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It was also nominated for Best Original Screenplay, while Vikander’s acclaimed performance earned her BAFTA Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Empire Awards, and Saturn Awards nominations.
Είδος: Επ. Φαντασίας, Σκηνοθέτης: Christopher Nolan, Χώρα: ΗΠΑ
Ρούλα: Η ταινία της χρονιάς.
Παύλος: Η πατάτα της χρονιάς.
Λίγα λόγια για την ταινία (wiki): Interstellar is a 2014 epic science fiction film directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Matt Damon and Michael Caine. The film features a crew of astronauts who travel through a wormhole in search of a new home for humanity. Brothers Christopher and Jonathan Nolan wrote the screenplay, which has its origins in a script Jonathan developed in 2007. Caltech theoretical physicist Kip Thorne, whose work inspired the film, was an executive producer and acted as scientific consultant.
Cinematographer Hoyte van Hoytema shot the movie on 35 mm (in anamorphic format) and IMAX 70 mm film. Filming commenced in late 2013 in Alberta, Iceland and Los Angeles. The film utilized extensive practical and miniature effects, while Double Negative created additional digital effects.