All posts tagged: candyman

Beautiful: Hi-Res, Text-Free, Modern and Classic Movie Posters

reddit user Join_You_In_The_Sun has uploaded 80 different text-free and largely high resolution versions of some of the more iconic and memorable posters of the last few decades. I never realized how beautiful these posters are when there is no text on them. Feel free to add your own text if it makes you feel more comfortable. Enjoy the posters! *More posters can be seen here. Alien   Apocalypse Now   Back to the Future Part II   Candyman   The Exorcist   Gremlins   Labyrinth   Masters of the Universe   The Neverending Story   Star Wars – Episode VI: Return of the Jedi   Willow  

Pogo remixes Willy Wonka

Perhaps my favorite film from my youth (other than No Holds Barred – Hulk Hogan DUH!) was Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. The film undoubtedly still holds up today, despite the fact it was made in 1971. While made for kids the film does have many hidden adult jokes which makes it watchable today…not to mention a very scary tunnel scene. So scary in fact that during the filming, Gene Wilder’s acting was so convincing that it frightened some of the other actors. They thought that Wilder really was going mad from being in the tunnel. Australian musician/DJ POGO is also a big fan of this film. We’ve written about POGO before for his eclectic remixes of childhood classics. And of course when he posted a new remix of Willy Wonka (above) I couldn’t help but post. One of my favorite scenes in the film (which plays a big factor in my childhood obesity) is the “Candyman” sequence. POGO’s remix once was another instant classic. Watch for at 1:06, when Bill the Candyman flips …