The Most Insanely Complex Stunts from Science Fiction and Fantasy Films


Nowadays, when you go see a big movie, you assume everything is going to be computer animation and greenscreen, and nothing is real. But a lot of the biggest, craziest movie stunts, past and present, have been entirely practical. Here are some of the most complicated stunt sequences that were created in reality. » 1/31/14 6:10pm 1/31/14 6:10pm

An Xbox One Plugged Into Itself Looks Like Art

We've seen an Xbox One playing through another Xbox One. And an Xbox 360 through an Xbox One through an Xbox One. Also a Wii U through an Xbox One and, sure, a PS4 through an Xbox One. But what if you plug one Xbox One into itself? Because it's certainly possible. And the results are kind of beautiful. » 11/20/13 12:39pm 11/20/13 12:39pm

Make Your Own Awesome Inception-Style Room for $350

With its $160 million budget, Inception's special effects—the floating hallway scene in particular—are pretty damn impressive. But take away the funds, the crew, the computers, and what do you have left? Videographer Justin Fredrick Clark's very own (and equally incredible) gravity defying room—which he built entirely… » 9/23/13 5:20pm 9/23/13 5:20pm

Memory implantation is now officially real

The movie Inception is getting closer to reality. By planting false memories into the minds of mice, neuroscientists at MIT have created the first artificially implanted memories. And they've brought us closer to understanding the fallibility of human recollection. » 7/25/13 3:49pm 7/25/13 3:49pm

Watch These Classic Movie Trailers Re-Purposed for Vine

Trailer-editing professionals TOKYO experimented with Vine recently by re-editing a handful of trailers into six-second, near seizure-inducing cinematic bursts inspired by The Wolverine Vine trailer. You've never seen Aliens like this. » 3/28/13 2:34pm 3/28/13 2:34pm

Five More Warner Bros. Movies Can Now be Streamed on Facebook

Uh-oh, it's catching—Warner Bros has seen fit to offer up two Harry Potter films; Life as We Know It; Yogi Bear and Inception to the Facebook audience. Cue status updates on a whole new level from those finally catching up with Inception. Like with The Dark Knight, they can be digitally rented using $3 worth of… » 3/28/11 3:40am 3/28/11 3:40am

The Definitive Inception Dream Layer Map, Drawn by Christopher Nolan…

Inception! Terrific movie, but those dream layers got pretty darned confusing. Even, apparently, for the movie's director. Which is why Christopher Nolan made himself this little map to keep things straight. Spoilers, obviously. » 12/08/10 1:20pm 12/08/10 1:20pm