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December 09 2013

waltermato
My Neighbor Totoro this year celebrated its 25th Anniversary ( launched in '88), made by Miyazaki’s Studio Ghibli, which also produced loved anime projects Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke, Howl’s Moving Castle and Ponyo. Totoro is internationally popular and it hasspawned a colourfulrange of delightful plush characters, toys and games, collectible figurines and also other collectors' items found world-wide. Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment unveiled the DVD/Blu-ray Version of My Neighbor Totoro in the USA a few months ago. 

December 04 2013

waltermato

Learning To Love The Big Lebowski

The Big Lebowski is truly a classic movie. As soon as it was launched, mainly because the follow up to the Coen brothers' reputed and academy impressing Fargo, numerous pundits found themselves deflated. The Big Lebowski, may very well be considered as 120 minutes of wild personal indulgence, jam-packed to the gills with ten pin bowling, White Russian cocktails, not to mention cursing.

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The Coen brothers’ The Big Lebowski is the story of out of work, ageing hipster named Jeffery Lebowski who's taken wrongly for a completely different Jeffery Lebowski (soon after referred to as the big Lebowski). Caused by a case of incorrect identity, The Dude becomes embroiled in an untidy abduction. In the process, he comes across a new female pal, Maude, and is made to overcome kidnappers, nihilists, a pornographer along with a fascist police chief. More or less everything, when “All The Dude ever wanted was his rug back again.

The Dude is a single, jobless fella whose passions involve using pot, sipping White Russians, and bowling. He resides in Venice California. He could be also know as His Dudeness as well as El Duderino. 

He's in reality said to be founded on a real human being - two individuals, actually. The first is a fella named Jeff Dowd, who drinks White Russians and was a member of the Seattle Seven. Secondly is a guy called Pete Exline, who among other things, genuinely did have a rug that tied the room together. 

The Coen brothers are American film makers better known for their stylish films that merge aspects of comedy and theatre and frequently centre around strange personas and convoluted structures. Though both brothers worked on all phases of the filmmaking system, Joel Coen was ordinarily solely attributed as the director, and Ethan Coen was usually the producer, with the brothers sharing screenwriting credit and making use of the pseudonym “Roderick Jaynes” for editing. 

Publications are authored on the subject of "The Big Lebowski," which include one by Jeff Bridges personally. One can find "Lebowski Fests" organised countrywide in which followers accumulate, often outfitted as their favorite characters.
   

A previous"Lebowski Fest" organised in for La featured the actors who played Woo, The Malibu Sheriff along with the Ralph's check-out girl who witnessed The Dude produce a 69 cent check for a carton of milk. In recent times, the nowadays famous bathrobe worn by Bridges throughout the motion picture was sold off for $22,755, reported by Premiere Props in California. 

You will discover the "Little Lebowski Shop" in Nyc that carries items including t-shirts and keyrings to figures and a life size cutout of The Dude 

Joel and Ethan Coen may have picked up four Academy Awards for “No Country for Old Men,” but thousands of their devoted followers, much prefer another landmark in the brothers career - “The Big Lebowski,” a comedy that picked up no key accolades and received just $17 million at the box office but has earned a cult status that rivals “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” 

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