What if Scorsese, Eisenstein, Kubrick, and other directors renowned for their singular visions made a Christmas movie? This is the question Four Grounds Media Inc., a Canadian production company, try to answer in the amusing video "The Auteurs of Christmas."
After the holiday season is over, perhaps some of these same directors could try filming the Super Bowl.
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Can it be again?
The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee
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Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?
Driving in Circles
The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.