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Strudel from Inglourious Basterds

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups bread flour (plus more for dusting, sprinkling, filling) 4 tbsp vegetable oil 2 egg whites 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tbsp lemon juice 1/4 cup warm water (44°C) 4 baking apples,...

Every best visual effects Oscars winner (1927-2016)

For the 1927/28 Academy awards, the award was for engineering effects. There was no award again until 1938 where it was called a special award “for outstanding achievement in creating special photographic and sound...

Lego Star Wars Rebel Snowspeeder

This week, Lego announced a new version of the Rebel Snowspeeder seen in The Empire Strikes Back, and it is the most impressive one yet. The toy’s designers paid keen attention to the little details...

Bandai’s Star Wars model kits

Bluefin has unveiled the upcoming range of Star Wars Plastic Model kits from Bandai Hobby which are set to be showcased later this month at the New York Toy Fair, the line includes an...

Playmobil’s Ghostbusters sets

Back in June, it was revealed that for the first time ever, Playmobil planned to branch out from its normal historical and generic toys with sets featuring characters and vehicles from popular movies, starting...

The science of Interstellar

Interstellar, from acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan, takes us on a fantastic voyage far beyond our solar system. Yet in The Science of Interstellar, Kip Thorne, the theoretical physicist who assisted Nolan on the scientific...

How ILM brought back Tarkin and Leia

In “Rogue One“, the tech and visual teams working on the film were able to recreate not only villain Grand Moff Tarkin, since Peter Cushing has long since passed away, but a youthful Princess...