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Top Reads #Week 2

Im going to be posting links to some of the articles that I have been reading online. These articles were mostly stored in my Pocket app and Reading List since some time now. So as this section (Top Reads) gets older, you should be expecting newer articles.

These articles are mainly from the world of Government, Technology, Photography, Films, Design, Environment, Marketing, etc.

Notably, the Featured Image of each week’s post, will be from my favourite article.

Purpose: Be aware, and expand your consciousness reach.

Filming the outline of 2015

Each year it just gets bigger for Hollywood, and this year is no exception. This year will be no ordinary, releases such as Avengers: Age of Ultron and Star Wars, will surely make a big show out of their earning and will have an exciting race to the top of the box office. A new Mad Max (not starring Mel Gibson, instead Tom Hardy), and a new Sherlock Holmes adventure- Mr. Holmes (one with Ian McKellen ), a new Terminator (not starring Christian Bale) and much more.

Here is your guide to exciting movies opening in theaters over the next 12 months – some i’ve waited a very long time for and just can’t wait to see!

Disclaimer: Keep in mind, these are not films I define to be “Interstellar”. – these are movies I feel inspired to watch. Some of them don’t even have a trailer yet!

  • The Walk

Release date: October 2nd

  • The Hateful Eight

Release Date: November 13, 2015

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

Release Date: May 15, 2015

  • Knight of Cups

Release Date: Unknown

  • The Avengers: Age of Ultron

Release Date: May 1, 2015

  • Pixels

Release Date: July 24, 2015

  • Entourage

Release date: June 5th

  • Joy

Release date: December 25th

  • The Revenant

Release date: December 25th

  • Chappie

Release Date: March 6, 2015

  • Regression

Release date: August 28th

  • Mr. Holmes

Release Date: Unknown

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  • Everest

Release date: September 18th

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  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

Release Date: February 13, 2015

  • Terminator Genisys

Release Date: July 1, 2015

  • Get Hard

Release date: March 27th

  • The Gunman

Release Date: March 20, 2015

  • Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens

Release Date: December 18, 2015

  • Spectre

Release Date: November 6, 2015

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  • Blackhat

Release date: January 16th

  • St. James Place

Release date: October 16th

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  • The Martian

Release Date: November 25, 2015

  • In the Heart of the Sea

Release date: March 13th

  • Son of a Gun

Release date: January 16th

  • Black Mass

Release Date: September 18, 2015

  • Inside Out

Release Date: June 19, 2015

  • Ex Machina

Release date: April 10th

  • Mission: Impossible V

Release Date: December 25, 2015

  • Aloha

Release date: May 29th

Sandy’s Box

Filmmaking in space is impossible.

I’d read about the technology that Alfonso Cuarón and his team in Gravity created to make the “impossible” film, Gravity possible. In this video released over the holidays, you can feel what the crew was trying to display!
That “Light Box” is the really ingenious thing: Rather than trying to figure out how to move Sandra Bullock through space, they realized they could move space around her. Not that it was simple from there. To make the technique work, they built the Light Box, or “Sandy’s Box,” out of “1.8 million individually controllable LED bulbs”
It’ll be a shame if any other movie wins the best visual effects Oscar. And I can’t wait to see what other movies do with this technology from here.