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The Morning Watch: The Ghosts and VFX of ‘Ghostbusters’, The Origin of “Oh Yeah” from ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, watch a vintage featurette on the making of the ghosts, monsters, and visual effects of the original Ghostbusters. Plus, learn how the famous “Oh Yeah” song from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off came into existence,...
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Amazon and the creators of "Westworld" are making a TV series based on "Fallout", the hit video-game series

Amazon announced it's making a new TV series based on the video-game franchise "Fallout." The series is being made with "Westworld" creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy. So far we only have a teaser trailer, with no cast or release date. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Amazon is turning the hit video-game series "Fallout" into a TV show. Amazon Studios tweeted a short teaser for the series on Thursday, July 2, which shows an old TV set and the words "please stand by." ...
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‘Westworld’ creators are developing a ‘Fallout’ TV series for Amazon

“Fallout,” the post-apocalyptic video game franchise published by Bethesda Softworks, is being turned into a TV series by Kilter Films, the production company of Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy. The series, which began in 1997, takes place in an alternate future with a retro tone, after a nuclear war has turned most of the world into a wasteland. The games have continued in the two decades since, most recently with the release of “Fallout 76.” The show — currently in development, with a series co...
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'Westworld' creators set to make 'Fallout' Amazon series based on video game franchise

"Westworld" creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy are creating a show for Amazon based on the "Fallout" video game franchise, according to a report from Variety.
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‘Fallout’ TV Series Coming to Amazon From ‘Westworld’ Creators

War. War never changes. But the television landscape sure does, because the thought of a show based on the Fallout video game series seemed downright impossible when the franchise debuted in 1997. But here we are: it’s 2020 and Amazon is bringing the post-apocalyptic science fiction story to the small screen, with Westworld creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy heading up the project. The news was initially teased with a short teaser on Amazon Studios’ official Twitter feed. Utilizing the gam...
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‘Fallout’ Series From ‘Westworld’ Creators in the Works at Amazon

Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy have set their sights on creating another expansive sci-fi series. The “Westworld” duo are developing a show at Amazon based on the “Fallout” video game franchise. Their Kilter Films banner is producing the project which has a series commitment penalty attached, meaning it would go directly to series if Amazon […]
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Fallout Is Getting a TV Show from the Team Behind Westworld

War may never change in the bleak, irradiated dystopia of the Fallout universe, but the way you’re going to experience it is: Amazon Studios is teaming up with Bethesda to bring the beloved RPG series to television, and it’s tapped the minds of Westworld to do so.Read more...
Tags: Science, Video Games, Streaming, Westworld, Fallout, Bethesda, Amazon Studios, Bethesda Game Studios, Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy


Westworld Creators Adapting Fallout TV Series for Amazon

Westworld Creators Adapting Fallout TV Series for Amazon Deadline is reporting that Westworld creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy are developing a Fallout TV series adaptation for Amazon Prime Video. Amazon Studios acquired the rights to the game and have given a series commitment to the project. You can check out a short teaser below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptS...
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The Morning Watch: Making of ‘Westworld’ Season 3, The ABCs of Cinematography & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, go behind the scenes of the third season of Westworld to see how they pulled of some of the visual effects sequences, which included some help from the technology used to make The Mandalorian. Plus, learn ab...
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Get a First Glimpse of Foundation, the New TV Series Being Adapted from Isaac Asimov’s Iconic Series of Novels

Five years ago we told you about the plans to create a mini-series out of Isaac Asimov’s classic sci-fi series Foundation, while also pointing you in the direction of the 1973 BBC radio dramatization. Back in 2015, Jonathan Nolan, brother of Christopher, was attached and HBO was set to produce. And then we all forgot about it. (Well I did, anyway.) Fast forward into the COVID tsunami of this week and AppleTV just dropped the first trailer for the series. Nolan is out and David Goyer is i...
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How ‘Westworld’ Pulled Off Season 3’s Premiere Car Attack

In its third season, “Westworld” stepped into the human world and, in doing so, raised the question of how much power former theme park host Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood) would have on unfamiliar turf. The season premiere episode answered that immediately, first when she overrode a smart home to get access to its powerful owner, […]
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Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy Add Studio City Property

Married “Westworld” co-creators, producers and writers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy have expanded their residential holdings in Los Angeles with the close to $1.4 million purchase of an unassuming ranch-style residence along a pretty tree-lined street in one of the most coveted and family friendly neighborhoods in L.A.’s convenient, increasingly fashionable and ever-more-gentrified Studio City […]
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Jonathan Nolan Offers an Ominous Hint About the Direction of Westworld's Next Season

A reckoning is coming. (Spoilers for the end of the third season incoming.)Read more...
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‘Westworld’ May Not Actually Run Six Seasons

HBO recently gave Westworld season 4 a green light, and when word of that renewal broke, it came with a rumor. That rumor stated that behind-the-scenes, showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy were planning for six seasons total. But now we’ve learned that’s not true. Nolan and Joy say they’ve never actually discussed how many seasons they want to do, because circumstances can always change. How many Westworld seasons will there be? Well, at least four – since season 4 was recently confirmed...
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Dolores’ Westworld Finale Arc May Be Just the Beginning

What will that dramatic Westworld season three finale mean for all the big players moving forward? Co-showrunner Jonathan Nolan had a few thoughts to share—especially when it comes to the show’s biggest player of all. Read more...
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Westworld Creators Debunks Six Season Plan Rumors

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Westworld creators debunks six season plan rumors Following the confirmation of Westworld‘s fourth season renewal last month, reports have been circulating that HBO’s critically-acclaimed sci-fi series will only run for six seasons. However, in a recent interview with Variety, when asked about the rumored six-season plan for the series, creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy were quick to clarify that the rumors aren’t true. They further explained that they haven’t even re...
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‘Westworld’ Showrunners on Beloved Character’s Exit, Ending of the Series

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Crisis Theory,” the Season 3 finale of “Westworld.” So much happened in the Season 3 finale of “Westworld” — for one, Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood) managed to eradicate the all-knowing artificial intelligence Rehoboam, but in doing so seemingly erased herself from existence, all as the […]
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How to watch the season 3 finale of 'Westworld' this Sunday

  "Westworld" is set to conclude its third season on May 3, 2020 via HBO's pay-TV network and subscription streaming platforms. HBO streaming is available as a standalone service, called HBO Now, for $14.99 per month. You can also add HBO streaming to Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, or Apple TV for $14.99 per month on top of any existing fees. If you're not caught up on "Westworld", you can watch the show's first two seasons right now through HBO Now and HBO add-on channels. HBO's "Westwor...
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Westworld 3.08 Photos & Promo: Crisis Theory

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Westworld 3.08 Photos & Promo: Crisis Theory HBO has released the new photos and promo for the Westworld 3.08 episode titled “Crisis Theory,” simply described as “Time to face the music.” You can check out the promo below as well as the photos in the gallery! The episode, serving as the Season 3 finale, was directed by Jennifer Getzinger from a script by Denise Thé and Jonathan Nolan. The episode will air this Sunday, May 3. RELATED: Westworld Season 3 Episode 7 Recap West...
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‘Westworld’ Renewed for Season 4 at HBO

“Westworld” has been renewed for a fourth season at HBO ahead of the conclusion of Season 3. “From the western theme park to the technocratic metropolis of the near future, we’ve thoroughly enjoyed every twist and turn from the minds of master storytellers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy,” said Casey Bloys, president of HBO Programming. […]
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HBO Renews Westworld for a Fourth Season!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW HBO Renews Westworld for a Fourth Season! HBO has renewed the Emmy-winning drama series Westworld for a fourth season! The series is currently airing its third season, with new episodes debuting every Sunday night. This is now.#Westworld has been renewed for Season 4. pic.twitter.com/GTnF4YVB6e — Westworld (@WestworldHBO) April 22, 2020 RELATED: Westworld Episode 3.07 Promo Teases Caleb’s Mysterious Past “From the western theme park to the technocratic metropolis of th...
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The Robot Revolution Will Continue to Be Televised as Westworld Returns for Season 4

This week’s penultimate episode of Westworld’s third season might push the show’s revolutionary hosts that much closer to reaching their goals ahead of the finale, but HBO would like to kindly inform you that this season will not be the series’ last.Read more...
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‘Westworld’ Season 4 is Official at HBO, Showrunners Planning a Six Season Run

HBO is sticking with Westworld. The sci-fi series just got itself a fourth season from the network, which is currently in the process of airing season 3. Two more episodes remain in this current season, and, like season 3, Westworld season 4 will consist of 8 episodes. And, like season 3, it will probably be filled with all sorts of confusing twists and turns, and scenes of characters delivering ominous monologues about free will. Good news, I guess! Westworld season 4 is a go at HBO. The ne...
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‘Westworld’ Season 4 is Official at HBO

HBO is sticking with Westworld. The sci-fi series just got itself a fourth season from the network, which is currently in the process of airing season 3. Two more episodes remain in this current season, and, like season 3, Westworld season 4 will consist of 8 episodes. And, like season 3, it will probably be filled with all sorts of confusing twists and turns, and scenes of characters delivering ominous monologues about free will. Good news, I guess! Westworld season 4 is a go at HBO. The ne...
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‘Westworld': Who Actually Is Caleb?

(Big spoilers ahead for the April 12 episode of “Westworld” on HBO)Since the season 3 premiere of “Westworld” hit, fans have had a major question about Caleb (Aaron Paul): was it serendipitous that he ran into Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood), or was that meeting part of her master plan somehow? And this week we got a new wrinkle in that debate, with the latest episode seemingly indicating that Caleb might not actually be Caleb.Now, I don’t think that “Westworld” showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Jo...
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Westworld Episode 3.05 Promo: It’s Time Everyone Woke Up

BEGIN SLIDESHOW It’s Time Everyone Woke Up in Westworld Episode 3.05 Promo HBO has released a brand new promo for the next episode of Westworld Season 3. In the latest episode, fans discovered that before her breakout in the real world, Dolores made several host copies of herself. And now the many copies of Dolores — for now, the ones placed in Charlotte, Martin, and Sato — are fighting back against Serac. Plus, the Man in Black returned, filled with remorse about what happened to his dau...
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CS Soapbox: Westworld is a Simulation Inside of a Simulation

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Soapbox: Westworld is a Simulation Inside of a Simulation In Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s 1973 German serial, World on a Wire, a cybernetics engineer oversees a supercomputer that hosts an artificial world containing thousands of identity units—programs who live as human beings, unaware that their world is not real. After a unit realizes the nature of his reality, the overseeing engineer begins to see abnormalities not only within the supercomputer but in the world around...
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There Is Some Justice After All in Westworld Episode 3.04 Promo

BEGIN SLIDESHOW There is some justice after all in Westworld Episode 3.04 promo HBO has debuted a new promo for the next episode of Westworld Season 3. In the latest episode, Dolores has learned at her own expense that the real world is as violent as Delos’s theme park. But Dolores is fighting this “haunt or be haunted” world by setting people free and telling them the truth. And it worked with Caleb, who joined her crusade after discovering that Rehoboam is shaping the future direction...
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Westworld Episode 3.03 Photos Featuring Aaron Paul

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Westworld Episode 3.03 photos featuring Aaron Paul HBO has released a brand new set of photos from the upcoming Westworld Episode 3.03. Next week the show will follow once again Dolores’s adventures in the real world. The synopsis of “The Absence of Field” reads as follows: “If you don’t like what you see in the mirror, don’t blame the mirror.” You can check out the new Westworld Episode 3.03 photos in the gallery below! RELATED: Westworld Episode 3.03 Promo: Dolores Wan...
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George R.R. Martin Always Wanted a Game of Thrones-Westworld Crossover

George R.R. Martin Always Wanted a Game of Thrones-Westworld Crossover Warning: spoilers from the latest episode of Westworld ahead! The latest episode of HBO’s Westworld saw the brief appearance of a couple of familiar faces to Game of Thrones fans. The showrunners of the fantasy show David Benioff and Dan Weiss portrayed a couple of Delos technicians discussing how to bring a dragon to Costa Rica. Speaking with Variety, Westworld showrunner Jonathan Nolan revealed that this is hardly the fi...
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