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‘Avengers: Endgame’ trailer released, crashes 24-hrs video views record

‘Avengers: Endgame’ trailer released, crashes 24-hrs video views record

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Marvel Studious released the much-anticipated trailer of “Avengers: Endgame” and fans went berserk! The “Avengers: Endgame” trailer was viewed 289 million times in its first 24 hours after it was released around 5 a.m. PT on Friday, according to Marvel Studios. That blasted past the previous record of 230 million views, set a little over a year ago by the studio’s “Avengers: Infinity War.” Behind that was Disney’s “The Lion King” teaser, which racked up 224.6 million views. The views for the “Avengers: Endgame” trailer was tabularized across multiple platforms, including YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter. Check out the trailer here: “To the greatest fans in the world, thank you for being there from the beginning till the endgame and making Marvel Studios’ #AvengersEndgame the most vie
“Just Say The Word”: Shazam!’s new poster revealed

“Just Say The Word”: Shazam!’s new poster revealed

Animation, Latest News, VFX
Warner Bros. has released a new Shazam! poster. In the upcoming superhero movie, foster kid Billy Batson (Asher Angel) acquires the power of SHAZAM, which, when he says that word, transforms him into an adult with superpowers (Zachary Levi) who must protect the world from the evil Dr. Thaddeus Sivana (Mark Strong). Revealed through Zachary Levi’s Instagram, the post came with a caption letting fans know that another trailer is coming “in the new year.” The poster includes the tagline “Just say the word,” referencing Shazam’s ability to transform from a regular kid to a super-powered adult by saying the word Shazam! View this post on Instagram Heyooo! The new poster for @ShazamMovie is herrre! Aaannnd, there’s a new trailer coming in the new year. 😉 #SHAZAMMovie - in theaters A
HBO releases first GOT teaser: Winter is finally here and how!

HBO releases first GOT teaser: Winter is finally here and how!

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The teaser of the final season of Game of Thrones has just released by HBO and it promises more than what you expected. The teaser plays on the title of George RR Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire. The 54-second-long teaser is all about the chaos that’s going to consume everything in the final season. Check it out here: The suspense is intense as a wave of icy wind clashes with fire. The icy wind engulfs a wolf and a dragon map marker - sigils of the Starks and the Targaryens, while fire engulfs the lion map marker - sigil of the Lannisters. Earlier, HBO shared a teaser video on its various social media platforms to make the announcement. The clip was a compilation of some of the important events from the story so far and there was no new addition from season 8. A premiere date has
Brace yourself! ‘Winter is Coming’ in April 2019

Brace yourself! ‘Winter is Coming’ in April 2019

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The wait is over! HBO finally announced the premiere date for the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones. In an extremely elusive move, HBO confirmed the date with a recap teaser of sorts, all under the sweet hashtag, #ForTheThrone. Check it out here: Every battle. Every betrayal. Every risk. Every fight. Every sacrifice. Every death. All #ForTheThrone. pic.twitter.com/WReVt473SH — Game Of Thrones (@GameOfThrones) November 13, 2018 The show will feature six episodes, which are reported to each be feature-length. On August, HBO had released the first footage of Game of Thrones’ final season hinting out at some major character developments. The new footage buried amid a lot of shots of season 7 — including a clip of Gendry swinging an axe, Daenarys and Tyrion having a pens
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald review – Johnny Depp’s Gellert is set to traumatize the wizarding world

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald review – Johnny Depp’s Gellert is set to traumatize the wizarding world

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Animation Digital Digest Verdict – 3.5/5 Visual-Effects – Average Time Length:  2 hours and 14 minutes  "A law that has us scuttling like rats in the gutter. A law that demands that we conceal our true nature. A law that directs those under its dominion to cower in fear, lest we risk discovery. I ask you, Madam President, I ask all of you — who does this law protect? Us, or them? I refuse to bow down any longer"—Gellert Grindelwald Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald hit the Indian theatres on November 16. This richly layered story in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World saga is overflowing with colorful new creatures, stunning visual effects, and enough intriguing storylines with the most power-packed antagonist Gellert Grindelwald. The movie is directed by David Yates with the
India gets their first-ever international standard motion capture lab

India gets their first-ever international standard motion capture lab

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Proving its mettle, Famous Studios brought Motion Capture to India. In collaboration with Centroid, UK, Famous Studious have created the city’s first end-to-end Motion Capture Lab, ready to create magic for Indian visual content. The fully-equipped lab is set up at Famous Studios, Mahalaxmi, the age-old stronghold for the brand, over decades. The lab was launched, and a walk-through was undertaken by Phil Stilgoe, CEO & Producer, Centroid – UK, Serbia, India. To highlight the real potential, he gave a live demonstration of the implementation of Motion Capture; from the recording of movement to the post-processing output. Commenting on the launch, Phil Stilgoe said, “India is one of the talent lakes in the entertainment sector. Not only is the creativity top-notch, the development o
Mark the date: Aquaman to release in India on December 14

Mark the date: Aquaman to release in India on December 14

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The king of the ocean is all set to swim to the Indian shores before the rest of the world. Jason Momoa starrer Aquaman will release a week before the United States. Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh revealed the release date on Twitter. “Mark the date... #Aquaman will release in #India on 14 Dec 2018, one week before its US release... Will release in #English, #Hindi, #Tamil, and #Telugu,” he wrote in a tweet. Mark the date... #Aquaman will release in #India on 14 Dec 2018, one week *before* its US release... Will release in #English, #Hindi, #Tamil and #Telugu. pic.twitter.com/c4RWyWPFRK — taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) November 13, 2018 As per the official synopsis, the film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifeti
VFF: Don’t miss the innovative workshop with Terry Notary on Nov 17!

VFF: Don’t miss the innovative workshop with Terry Notary on Nov 17!

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For the first time in Eastern Canada, Vaughan International Film Festival (VFF) announced a new and innovative workshop presented by VAPZ on November 17 with Terry Notary. One of the most notable motion capture experts in the world, whose talents have contributed to blockbuster franchises such as The Avengers Infinity War, rebelling as Teen Groot, The Planet of the Apes, hanging as Rocket, and wrestling titans as King Kong in Kong: Skull Island. Terry’s most recent job as movement coach included Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s Rampage and Disney’s highly anticipated remake of The Lion King. The event calls out all actors, stunt performers, dancers, directors, and anybody interested in the intricacies of the film industry’s most coveted modern acumen. Check out Terry’s invite here: Th
Avengers 4 to be titled as ‘Avengers Annihilation’: Report

Avengers 4 to be titled as ‘Avengers Annihilation’: Report

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In what could be termed as good news for Marvel fans, speculations are rife that the trailer of the ‘Avengers 4’ film will release by the end of November. The same was confirmed by Critics Choice reporter Erick Weber citing Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige that the trailer will drop 'before the end of the year'. Last year, Avengers: Infinity War first trailer was also released by the end of November. Some media reports also leaked the background score and insights into the title of the film. According to a report in MCU Cosmic, the title of the upcoming Avengers film is 'Avengers: Annihilation'. Moreover, the background music for the trailer is a new remixed variation of Dust and Light track titled Nevermore. Composed by Twelve Titans Music, Dust and Light was used in the trailer o
Halloween Special: Decoding the anatomy of Indian Chudail

Halloween Special: Decoding the anatomy of Indian Chudail

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Long nose, white skin, long teeth – that’s the typical characteristics of wizards and ghosts in the global scenario. However, the scene may differ when it comes to Indian diaspora with white sarees, long nails and long black hairs. Unlike Hollywood, the Indian avatar is quite fashionable and glamorous and often wears red backless blouses with makeup always on point. Hilarious but true! With one day to go for Halloween Day, we take a look at some of the special characteristics and different types of Indian chudail: Bhoot, Pret and pisach – all have dominated the Indian television screens. But have you ever wondered what makes them different? Daayans (as described in Ek Thi Daayan and Stree) are beautiful women with long black hair tied in a thick braid and backward-facing feet. A daaya