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Videos

Blu-ray: Brothers

Blu-ray: Brothers
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Available on Blu-ray 3/23/10: Brothers is a modern war drama with Jake Gyllenhaal and Tobey Maguire and includes an audio commentary, two featurettes, and 2.35:1 1080p encode.

iPhone Font

iPhone Font

If you’ve ever wanted an iPhone font, there are apps for that; in fact, Urikane’s iPhone Font uses 540 existing apps to create every letter in the alphabet (with the exception of W).

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Home Taping: Killing Music

Home Taping: Killing Music

Don’t Disconnect Us slams the UK’s proposal against filesharing with a parody of an earlier proposal: Home Taping is Killing Music “stars” George Michael, Madonna, and Adam Ant.

Movie Trailer: Shaolin

Movie Trailer: Shaolin

There’s no release date, but we’re liking this first trailer for Shaolin; starring Andy Lau with a special appearance by Jackie Chan, it pits the Shaolin masters against feuding warlords.

Teaser: Futurama Season 6

Teaser: Futurama Season 6

It’s much shorter than a typical Planet Express delivery, but at least you’ll still be in one piece at the end of this teaser for Futurama Season 6; the cartoon comes to Comedy Central 6/24/10.

The Good, The Bad, The Weird

The Good, The Bad, The Weird

Korean western flick The Good, The Bad, The Weird swaggers into US theaters April 2010 after a successful Cannes run; it’s received praise from AICN and has an 88% freshness rating.

Job Security (Short Film)

Job Security (Short Film)

Josh Thacker’s Job Security is the latest winner for Chapter 2 of Vimeo’s The Story Beyond the Still contest; judged by Vincent LaForet, entries for Chapter 3 are due 3/22/10.

Movie Trailer: MegaMind

Movie Trailer: MegaMind

In theaters 11/5/10: DreamWorks explores the flip-side of hero/evil villain relations with MegaMind, which stars Will Ferrell as the animated arch-enemy of Metro Man, voiced by Brad Pitt.

Wall of Death

Wall of Death

Thanks to sheer force of will (and the laws of physics) the Wall of Death never quite lives up to its name but is exhilarating nevertheless; it’s performed by the Diamond Maruti Car Circus in Dehli, India. (Thanks Paul!)

Music Video: Skank

Music Video: Skank

Even if you don’t understand Portuguese, Brazilian band Skank’s Noites de um Verão Qualquer sings a universal language: it’s a quirky mix of stop-motion and regular video.

Concept Trailer: Warren Lich

Concept Trailer: Warren Lich

1984 meets Blade Runner meets 300 meets totally awesome in this stunning 4-minute concept trailer for Warren Lich; it was created by Revolver Films with a budget of 1,000 euros.

Game Trailer: Cadet 227

Game Trailer: Cadet 227

This trailer for Alexander Shen’s Cadet 227 isn’t like anything we’ve seen (or heard) before: it’s a game for the visually impaired where you’ll rely solely on sound, with no visuals at all.

Blu-ray/DVD: Avatar

Blu-ray/DVD: Avatar
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Blu-ray gets just a bit bluer on 4/22/10 with the release of Avatar; it’ll be available as a two-disc Blu-ray and DVD combo, with an “ultimate” edition with extras coming in November.

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LEGO Robotic Hand

LEGO Robotic Hand

Proof that you can build just about anything with LEGOs: Sariel’s Robotic Arm was built in just two days but includes movable fingers (w/thumb) and is driven by a pneumatic compressor.

Shanghai: Kane & Lynch 2

Shanghai: Kane & Lynch 2
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NSFW language: Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days gets an 8/24/10 release date while making an unsurprisingly messy entrance to the Far East in the Welcome to Shanghai trailer above.

iPad Demo: VIV Mag

iPad Demo: VIV Mag

While we liked both Wired and Sports Illustrated‘s take on the tablet magazine, VIV Mag’s iPad Demo is a real page- and head-turner; it’s an all digital publication concept.

Full Trailer: Predators

Full Trailer: Predators

If you liked last week’s teaser, watch the full trailer for Predators above; the reboot of the franchise spreads the death amongst multiple characters as opposed to focusing on just one.

Video: Sound Sculptures

Video: Sound Sculptures

Zimoun’s installations of DC motors, plastic bags, and styrofoam balls seem more cacophony than music, but his Sound Sculptures do have a meditative, if machine-like quality.

Enemies: Red Steel 2

Enemies: Red Steel 2
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Samurai cowboys out for vengeance need look no further than this Enemies trailer for Red Steel 2; it’s packed with psychopaths, swordslingers, butchers, warlords, and of course, ninjas.

ArcAttack: Dorkbot SXSWi

ArcAttack: Dorkbot SXSWi

We’ve featured Tesla art before, but ArcAttack’s Dorkbot SXSWi performance puts a spring spark in our step; it uses two “singing” coils with 1/2 million Volt sparks and a Faraday suit.

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AFOL: A Blocumentary

AFOL: A Blocumentary

You could call ’em blockheads, but for Adult Fans of LEGO it’d be a compliment: AFOL: A Blocumentary takes apart LEGO fans and reveals a surprisingly witty and skilled group of hobbyists.

Video: Ford GT World Record

Video: Ford GT World Record

Get a driver’s seat view of Performance Power Racing’s Ford GT as it sets a standing mile world record for a production car; it accelerates from 203 to 252.97 mph in 7.3 seconds.

Kevin Butler x PlayStation Move

Kevin Butler x PlayStation Move

Sony’s Kevin Butler travels back in time from 11/2010 to teach backwards early 2010ers about the PlayStation Move; yup, more digs at Wii and Natal from the VP of Realistic Movements.

Mega64: The Beatles Rock Band

Mega64: The Beatles Rock Band

The Beatles have had an extremely long musical half-life, but Mega64 injects a little extra steam into the fab four in The Beatles Rock Band thanks to a special guest star.

FRAGS PSA: Battlefield: BC 2

FRAGS PSA: Battlefield: BC 2

Yankees Pitcher CC Sabathia takes time out of his not-too-busy schedule for a very important PSA on grenade spamming while also pitching Battlefield: Bad Company 2. Thanks, everyone!

Interview: PlayStation Move

Interview: PlayStation Move

SCEA’s Scott Rohde discusses the PlayStation Move and takes a swipe at the Wii; he not only talks about SOCOM 4 and LBP but a PS3 uber-bundle and two-controller configurations.

Most Accurate Flyby of Mars

Most Accurate Flyby of Mars

Spend Spring Break on the fourth planet courtesy of NASA: watch the most accurate simulated flyby of Mars ever, using HiRISE data with 0.25 m resolution and no vertical exaggeration.

Launch: Just Cause 2

Launch: Just Cause 2
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Available 3/23/10: Just Cause 2’s launch trailer doesn’t reveal anything new, but commandeering a fighter jet from a helicopter and crashing it into an oil derrick never gets old.

Launch: God of War III

Launch: God of War III
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Now available: Kratos serves Mt. Olympus a wrathful eviction notice in this Launch Trailer for God of War III; it runs less than two minutes but packs in much of the game’s first 30 minutes.

The TMNT Use Their Weapons

The TMNT Use Their Weapons

Very NSFW: after running out of puns and pizzas, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles finally use their weapons; too bad there’ll be shell to pay from the legal system and network censors.

Retro: 3D Dot Game Heroes

Retro: 3D Dot Game Heroes

The latest preview for ATLUS’ PS3 pixel game 3D Dot Game Heroes. Best part: “He builds giant, evil stone golems with lasers… because it’s fun to blow them up.”

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