Finding Nemo’s Historical Error

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Everyone knows the scene in Finding Nemo where Bruce the shark takes Marlin and Dory to a submarine wreck in the middle of a sea minefield. Out of curiosity, I looked up shipwrecks around Australia because I wanted to find out which submarine it could possibly be. Interestingly enough, that submarine shouldn’t be there! Now, … Continue reading Finding Nemo’s Historical Error

Issues with the Invisible Jet – Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)

The film’s plot notwithstanding, Wonder Woman 1984 had more than a few issues with the scene when Diana (Gal Gadot) and a not-actually-reincarnated-because-his-soul-possessed-another-man’s-body Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) steal a jet from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in order to make the 5,815-mile trip across the Atlantic from Washington, DC to Cairo, Egypt. Discounting … Continue reading Issues with the Invisible Jet – Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)

Good Translation From Text to Screen – Rizzoli & Isles

In text, there are no limitations besides the author’s imagination, especially if it is fiction. Whatever is imagined can be quickly put on paper (or a word processor) with ease. Filmmaking does not have such ease. Besides budgetary constraints, limitations of location, physics, and prop availability have to be taken into account, which can lead … Continue reading Good Translation From Text to Screen – Rizzoli & Isles