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Russell Mulcahy might be the king of these (he was Elton John's and Duran Duran's guy for a while, and directed, among other things, Highlander)

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Robert Longo did the video for R.E.M.'s "The One I Love" and Johnny Mnemonic

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Marco Brambilla directed the video for Kanye West's "Power" and Demolition Man

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one of my favourite subcategories of director is "photographer/video artist who directs music videos and maybe one to three trashy genre movies"

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birdsite, but it's cool shit 

@derek this is a whole fucking vibe

there's a b&w version of Johnny Mnemonic going around and HOLY SHIT it looks like an entirely different movie

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here are the prompts to help you populate your own ; I'll share mine on Letterboxd as soon as it's done lmao pastebin.com/C89RGANG

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so what I want to propose is the 1st Annual laserdisc.party

using a series of prompts, I will invite you to create your own personal film festival for the month of September

and as is the case with actual film festivals, you're not bound by law to see everything you program; the joy is in the discovery

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Blade Runner/The Thing might be the most A1/A2 final ever

Terminator and Rounders are playing back-to-back on Showtime starting at 12pm ET

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The dog from Prey wasn’t trained for the movies?! She was a shelter dog adopted just for this movie! Apparently it was just meant to be a small part and then she performed so well and everyone loved her so she became practically a co-lead

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blade runner is good i will absolutely accept this, but i will not accept that it's better than the thing. gonna screm for a million years.

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1982 CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH

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1982 #MovieBowl Semifinal results 

(1) Blade Runner def. (13) The Dark Crystal, 84-29
(6) The Thing def. (2) E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, 85-28

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