The Corman Spirit

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Roger_Corman

Roger Corman has definitely made a name for himself. Although he may not be the most talented filmmaker out there, his charisma and charm have managed to sway the thoughts of many and allowed him to stand out as one of the infamous if not distinguishable presence on the film scene today. For those who are unfamiliar with Roger’s film … Read More

A Simple Creative Ritual

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They say that to be a constant creative in any field of endeavour you need to stick to a regimented daily ritual – doing the same thing over and over again – to allow your subconscious mind to form the habit – a routine. Alas, we tend to incorporate more bad habits than good ones, one of those being a … Read More

Behold the Whedonverse

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For those who aren’t familiar with Joss Whedon, he’s the bloke who’s partially responsible for getting the Avengers made – Yes, both movies. He’s also a talented geek who comes from a family of writers and managed to mould himself a writing career, to begin with, working on such shows such as Roseanne and Parenthood and swiftly moving on to … Read More

An actors letter

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Now here’s a funny idea that is worth sharing. For all the actors out there who tend to think inside the box, I’d like to give you an example of an actor, who you may recognise (but I won’t give you his name just yet), who at a young age made the audacious decision of writing a letter to a … Read More

Aim to be a Franco

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There’s this virus going around which causes quite a few of us to live a life of scarcity. A virus that has to be eradicated if we are to get anywhere in life. It really isn’t much of a virus, to be honest, but more of a mental way of thinking. I call it a virus because when I meet … Read More

Be the kid at heart

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Picasso once said ‘you only need to see an uninhibited child to see a genius.’   As gron ups most of us don’t remember or recollect those moments of joy and happiness back when we were kids. Having no worries or concerns, getting away with mischief and mayhem, crying when we felt like it, laughing just for the hell of it. All … Read More