Making the poster of The Shining was as intense as the movie itself

It's quite interesting to see the back and forth between two creative geniuses like Stanley Kubrick and Saul Bass working on the movie poster of The Shining. It wasn't an easy one for Bass, thanks to Kubrick's infamous obsessive perfectionism. The poster went through 300 versions before getting final approval. » 8/08/14 10:05pm 8/08/14 10:05pm

ButtKicker Wireless Kit, Because Your Couch Doesn't Shake Yet, Does It?

If you like your home theater seats to rumble, chances are you're heard of ButtKicker, the sort of subwoofer for you butt that adds a tactile component to movies and games. Now the company is announcing a new, moderately more affordable wireless bundle, Priced at $300, you get one complete Buttkicker setup (works on… » 11/17/08 8:40am 11/17/08 8:40am

Mad Catz' Exciting Rock Band Instruments Hit Next Week

Mad Catz has an entire set of Rock Band instruments coming next week, all with some weird features that aren't on the official Harmonix ones. Rock Band Mods found that there's the wired bass guitar, a wired regular guitar, wired microphone, portable drum kit and premium wired drums. Hit the jump to see details on… » 6/19/08 5:00pm 6/19/08 5:00pm