This Presidents’ Day, Let’s Celebrate the Fact That We Don’t Live in the Reality of Escape From LA

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On that fateful day of November 8, 2016, we counted down science fiction’s most blatantly evil presidents, not anticipating that we’d soon be plunged into a real-life political situation that often feels utterly dystopian. But even at its worst, it’s still not as bad as the America seen in Escape From LA.

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None of the Visual Effects Magic Behind Netflix’s The Christmas Chronicles Came From the North Pole

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Long gone are the days when holiday revelers were satisfied with fake potato-flake snow or stop-motion puppets for their festive entertainment. Christmas movies are visual effects smorgasbords now, and Method Studios reveals all the digital magic it mustered to turn Kurt Russell into Saint Nick for Netflix’s The

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