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Principle of Evil Marksmanship

{ Article added: 01/24/2010 }
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The Principle of Evil Marksmanship is the theory that the "bad guys" in films will invariably be very poor marksmen, almost always missing when attempting to shoot the main characters, or "good guys". The term, sometimes called the "Stormtrooper ...Read More »

Figwit

{ Article added: 12/13/2009 }
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Figwit is the fan-inspired nickname given to an unnamed character from The Lord of the Rings film series. The name Figwit was created by Iris Hadad, who was watching The Fellowship of the Ring when she said, "Frodo is ...Read More »

Hollywood accounting

{ Article added: 11/06/2009 }
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Hollywood accounting is a phrase used to describe the practices of movie studios and financial backers of films whereby the money earned from a project is redistributed to separate corporate entities that are in fact owned by the same people ...Read More »

List of works published posthumously

{ Article added: 07/18/2009 }
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Categories : Lists, Movies, Music
Many works in the area of music, literature, film, and drama have entered the public eye only after the death of its creator (or, in the case of film, a person involved in the production of the project). Perhaps ...Read More »

List of most expensive films

{ Article added: 07/04/2009 }
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Assembled on this list are the most expensive films ever made. Costs are presented with inflation both accounted for and not accounted for, and the expense listed is the cost of actual filming as no promotional costs are considered. ...Read More »

List of films that most frequently use the word “fuck”

{ Article added: 04/25/2009 }
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This is an article that lists all English language films with over 100 uses of the word "fuck", sortable by count, year, length of film, and uses per minute. The current record holder is Fuck, a documentary film that ...Read More »

Wilhelm scream

{ Article added: 03/22/2009 }
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The Wilhelm scream is one of the most famous sound effects used in movies and has appeared in many films since its first use in 1951. Its resurgence, and subsequent popularity, came about after the sound effect was used ...Read More »