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VOTD: How ‘Saturday Night Live’ Quickly Crafts Pre-Recorded Sketches in Just a Few Days

The novelty of the landmark late night sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live is that it’s performed live on Saturday night in Studio 8H in 30 Rockefeller Plaza. But even though most of the show is done in front of a live studio audience, there are a handful of pre-recorded sketches that make it to air. What’s impressive is that these professional video productions, which include the famous SNL Digital Shorts, are completed in the window of just a few days. Learn all about the making of SNL Dig...
Tags: Comedy, NBC, Television, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, SNL


The Morning Watch: Game of Thrones Edition: Elmo Teaches Respect, Leslie Jones Freaks Out & 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, Sesame Street favorite Elmo stops by Westeros to teach a couple Game of Thrones characters about respect. Plus, Leslie Jones freaks out about the show’s final season premiere with Seth Meyers, The Late Late ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Sesame Street, Game Of Thrones, Seth Meyers, Andrew Garfield, Jon Snow, James Corden, Leslie Jones, Westeros, Elmo, Video Of The Day, The Morning Watch, Elmo Cersei


‘The Karate Kid’ Gets the ’30 for 30′ Documentary Treatment by ESPN

The Karate Kid is one of the most beloved sports movies of all time, and like many properties from the 1980s, it made a modern comeback in the form of a new television series. Cobra Kai follows the exploits of a grown-up Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka), who still have some bitterness between each other after their famed karate tournament match-up in the 1984 film. But for those of you who may not be as familiar with the drama and tension of this rivalry, ESPN ...
Tags: Movies, Documentary, Youtube, Sports, Sequels, Espn, Sxsw, Daniel, Johnny, The Karate Kid, Video Of The Day, Cobra Kai, Ralph Macchio, Chris Cotter, Xolo Maridueña, Johnny Lawrence


The Morning Watch: Where Hollywood Airplane Scenes Are Shot, ‘John Wick’ in 60 Seconds & 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, find out who’s responsible for making a lot of Hollywood’s most famous airplane scenes come to life. Plus, Keanu Reeves recaps John Wick in just 60 seconds, and the cast of Avengers: Endgame participates in ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Stephen Colbert, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Avengers, Keanu-Reeves, Don-Cheadle, Brie Larson, John Wick, Chris-Hemsworth, Video Of The Day, Chris-Evans, Scarlett-Johansson, Jeremy-Renner, Mark-Ruffalo


The Morning Watch: Best of Star Wars Celebration, Making SNL’s ‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Offs & 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, check out a video taking a look back at some of the best of Star Wars Celebration 2019 from Chicago. Plus, go behind the scenes of Saturday Night Live‘s outstanding sketch creating possible Game of Thrones s...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Obama, Chicago, Game Of Thrones, Snl, Kit Harington, Zach Galifianakis, Star Wars Celebration, Star-Wars, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, Reddit Twitter, Missing Link, The Morning Watch, Reddit YouTube


The Morning Watch: ‘Game of Thrones’ Help Hotline, A Lawyer Breaks Down Courtroom Scenes & 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, Game of Thrones cast members help people remember details from past seasons through a helpful new hotline. Plus, a lawyer breaks down how realistic courtroom scenes from famous TV shows and movies like The G...
Tags: Movies, Jimmy Kimmel, Ducati, Game Of Thrones, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Keanu-Reeves, The Good Wife, Maisie Williams, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Arch, John Wick, Sophie Turner, My Cousin Vinny, Video Of The Day, Legally Blonde, Liar Liar


‘Glass’ Honest Trailer: Well, We’re Not Sure What We Expected

Earlier this year, Glass hit theaters, bringing together M. Night Shyamalan‘s 19-year old grounded superhero drama Unbreakable and his kidnapping thriller Split into one single universe where a superhero finally faces off with two powerful super villains. And by face off, we meet quietly and calmly sit next to each other while a conniving doctor tries to convince them that they’re not characters from a real life comic book. It’s…something else, and the Glass Honest Trailer is just as perplexed ...
Tags: Movies, Glass, Universal, Lol, Split, Honest Trailers, Unbreakable, Shyamalan, Disney/Pixar, Video Of The Day


The Morning Watch: Warner Bros. Movie Prop Warehouse, Zachary Levi’s Man Cave & 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, take a tour of Warner Bros. Pictures old movie prop warehouse featuring iconic pieces from movies like Batman, the Harry Potter franchise, The Matrix, and more. Plus, check out Shazam! star Zachary Levi’s ma...
Tags: Movies, John Wayne, Batman, The Great Gatsby, Shazam, Los Angeles California, Warner Bros Pictures, Man Cave, Quantum Leap, Video Of The Day, Zachary Levi, 300, Harry-Potter, Crazy Rich Asians, The-Matrix, The Morning Watch


The Morning Watch: The Rise of Skywalker Edition: Celebration Interviews, Trailer Easter Eggs & 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, take a look at some hidden details and Easter eggs you might have missed in the teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Plus, watch the interviews that followed the The Rise of Skywalker panel f...
Tags: Star-Wars, Movies, Stephen Colbert, Sci-fi, Chicago, Sequels, Lucasfilm, Oscar Isaac, John Boyega, Kathleen Kennedy, J J Abrams, Skywalker, Ridley, Anthony Daniels, Star Wars Celebration, Disney/Pixar


The Morning Watch: Making of ‘Missing Link’, Peter Sciretta Hits Up Collider Movie Talk & 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 LAIKA’s latest stop-motion animated adventure Missing Link. Plus, our own Peter Sciretta appeared on Collider’s Movie Talk to discuss Avengers: Endgame fake endings, the new Hawkeye s...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Game Of Thrones, Avengers, Hawkeye, Scary Stories, Collider, Chris Butler, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Video Of The Day, Peter Sciretta, Perri Nemiroff, Missing Link, The Morning Watch


The Morning Watch: ‘Shaun of the Dead’ Pop Culture References, ‘Game of Thrones’ Death Song & 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 round-up of over 50 pop culture references found in Edgar Wright‘s breakthrough film Shaun of the Dead. Plus, listen to a song recapping the deaths in Game of Thrones in the style of Billy Joel’s “We...
Tags: Movies, United Kingdom, Billy Joel, Game Of Thrones, Emma-Stone, Snl, Vanity Fair, Edgar Wright, Bts, Shaun, Shaun of the Dead, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, The Morning Watch, Tristan Gough


The Morning Watch: ‘Avengers’ Cast Reads ‘Infinity War’ Children’s Book, Making ‘Love, Death + Robots’ & 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, the cast of Avengers: Endgame reads a children’s book version of Avengers: Infinity War, including the mass genocide part. Plus, producer Tim Miller takes us behind the scenes of Netflix’s animated anthology...
Tags: Movies, Jimmy Kimmel, Netflix, Avengers, Avengers: Infinity War, Jeremy-Renner, Zach Galifianakis, Zoe-Saldana, Zach, Galifianakis, Zoe, Tim-Miller, Chris-Hemsworth, Video Of The Day, Chris-Evans, Scarlett-Johansson


‘Mortal Engines’ Honest Trailer: A Harrowing Game of Hungry, Hungry Hippos

Mortal Engines was the movie everyone forgot to see last winter. Even with Peter Jackson’s name attached as producer and a promising post-apocalyptic world for adventure, the prospect of major mobile cities that eat smaller mobile cities wasn’t enticing enough to get viewers into theaters. That’s why Mortal Engines lost Universal Pictures about $100 million when all is said and done. Maybe they should have leaned more on the undead cyborg father. Oh what’s that? You didn’t know about that chara...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Guillermo Del Toro, Adaptation, Lol, Peter Jackson, Honest Trailers, Universal Pictures, John Carter, Video Of The Day, Mortal Engines


The Morning Watch: The VFX Tools of Blockbuster Movies, 10 Years of Disneynature & 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, check out the various pieces of visual effects software that bring movies like Avengers: Infinity War, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, and more. Plus, take a look back at 10 years of Disneynature documentari...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Disneynature, Visual Effects, Video Of The Day, The Morning Watch, Jonathan Van Ness, Tan France, Queer Eye


The Morning Watch: ‘Shazam’ Easter Eggs, Combat Expert Analyzes Movie Weapons & 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, dive into all of the Easter eggs, comic references, cameos and more from DC’s recently released Shazam! movie. Plus, watch as a combat expert analyzes and reviews some iconic weapons from the movies, and fin...
Tags: Movies, Snl, Thor, Bruce-Lee, Terry, Shazam, Shaun, Shaun of the Dead, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, Star-Trek, Alex Moffat, The Morning Watch, Jared Kirby, Terry Fink


LOL: ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequels, Sequels & Spin-Offs Arrive Courtesy of ‘Saturday Night Live’

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington took the stage in Studio 8H in 30 Rockefeller Plaza to host Saturday Night Live for the first time. Since the series has finished shooting, he didn’t bring his signature Jon Snow beard with him, and he also wasn’t divulging any secrets about the final season. But that didn’t stop SNL from revealing the slate of upcoming Game of Thrones spin-offs, prequels and sequels that HBO has in the works to fill in the void left by the end of their hit fantasy show. Watch...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Television, Movies, Mtv, Game Of Thrones, Mariska Hargitay, Snl, Jon Snow, Lol, Kit Harington, Dire Wolf, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, Ice-T, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


The Morning Watch: ‘Star Wars’ Ships Compared to Real World Locations, ‘Joker’ Trailer Easter Eggs & 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, a visual effects artist places digital models of Star Wars ships in 3D environments around the world to show off their scale. Plus, watch as professional choreographers break down the famous dance sequence f...
Tags: Movies, New York City, Uma Thurman, Quentin Tarantino, Joaquin Phoenix, John Travolta, Joker, Star-Wars, Video Of The Day, The Morning Watch, Pulp-Fiction, Christopher Grant, Lauren Yalango Grant


The Morning Watch: ‘Game of Thrones’ Titles Recreated with Oreos, Special Effects Save Lives & 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 the opening title sequence from Game of Thrones recreated with special Oreos. Find out how one special effects and make-up artist is using his expertise to help save lives, and see how Shazam! stars Za...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, House, Game Of Thrones, Oreo, Mark Strong, Shazam, Boston Children s Hospital, Nabisco, Video Of The Day, Zachary Levi, The Morning Watch, Greg Loan


‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider Verse’ Honest Trailer Gets Help from Alternate Universes

Rather than trying another reboot of the same old Spider-Man that we’ve seen in three different franchises, Sony Pictures finally figured out that they had a whole roster of characters from the Spider-Man comics that they could utilized. But instead of just giving one of them their own movie, they gave a bunch of them their own movie at the same time. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse introduces a whole slew of Spider-People from alternate dimensions, so it only makes sense that the mostly comp...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Animation, Sony, Sony Pictures, Lol, Honest Trailers, Miles Morales, Comic Book/Superhero, Video Of The Day, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse


The Morning Watch: ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ VFX, ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Trailer Easter Eggs & 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, dive into the visual effects that help give Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse such a unique aesthetic. Plus, check out some Easter eggs and hints you might have missed in the latest Avengers: Endgame trailer...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Harry Potter, Ralph Fiennes, Voldemort, Schindler, Video Of The Day, ScreenCrush, The Morning Watch, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse


VOTD: How ‘Bumblebee’ Should Have Ended

Bumblebee is now available on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and digital download, bringing the best Transformers movie in over a decade to the comfort of your own home. However, even though the Transformers spin-off that takes us back to the 1980s is a refreshing, charming and outstanding soft reboot of the toy franchise, that doesn’t mean it’s not without some issues that could have easily been resolved if the movie had a totally different ending, which could have come pretty much right at the beg...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Earth, Sequels, Hishe, Paramount Pictures, Lol, Toy, Action/Adventure, Video Of The Day, Autobots, How It Should Have Ended, Bumblebee


The Morning Watch: ‘Toy Story 4’ Trailer Easter Eggs, ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Animated Trailer & 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, check out some of the Easter eggs hidden in the most recent Toy Story 4 trailer that you might have missed. Watch the trailer for Avengers: Endgame recreated with footage from various Marvel animated shows, ...
Tags: Movies, Dustin Hoffman, Criterion Collection, Avengers, Federico Fellini, Richard E Grant, Pixar Animation, Jeanne Moreau, Video Of The Day, Toy Story 4, Jace Diehl, The Morning Watch, Avengers: Endgame


The Morning Watch: Limitations of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Part 3, ‘Dumbo’ Scene Breakdown & 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 the third and final video essay in a series about the limitations of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Plus, watch as Dumbo director Tim Burton and his costume designer Colleen Atwood break down an exquis...
Tags: Movies, Tim-Burton, Disney, Netflix, Colin Farrell, Vanity Fair, Marvel Cinematic Universe, MCU, Dumbo, Fab Five, Video Of The Day, Colleen Atwood, Bobby Berk, The Morning Watch, Jonathan Van Ness, Patrick H Willems


LOL: ‘Saturday Night Live’ Turns Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ into a Discover Card Commercial

Jordan Peele‘s latest film Us has been talked about endlessly since hitting theaters over a week ago. The film is a layered, terrifying allegory for, well, a lot of different issues facing our society today. And what’s great is that there are so many interpretations of the movie out there which make perfect sense. It’s the kind of movie we’ll be dissecting for years. Meanwhile, Saturday Night Live did what they do best by taking the popular movie and putting a comedic spin on it. In what is pro...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Nbc, Horror, US, Snl, Universal, Lol, Kenan Thompson, Lupita Nyong, Jordan Peele, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, Winston Duke


The Morning Watch: ‘Game of Thrones’ Recap in 12 Minutes, Examining More Movie Accents & 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, a Game of Thrones recap will help you get prepared for all the fun next month when the last season starts playing out, and it’ll only take 12 minutes. Plus, a movie accent expert takes a look at the actors w...
Tags: Movies, Barack Obama, Kanye West, Netflix, Oliver Stone, Game Of Thrones, Josh Brolin, George W Bush, Pete Davidson, Motley Crue, United States of America, Pete, Colson, Machine Gun Kelly, Jay Pharoah, Video Of The Day


The Morning Watch: ’10 Things I Hate About You’ Comparison, The Origins of ‘Futurama’ & 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, check out a comparison between the 1999 teen romantic comedy 10 Things I Hate About You and the classic story that inspired it. Plus, learn about the origins and things you might not know about the beloved a...
Tags: Movies, Futurama, William Shakespeare, Colin-Farrell, Matt Groening, Danny DeVito, Bender, Farnsworth, Dumbo, Video Of The Day, 10 Things I Hate About You, John DiMaggio, The Morning Watch, The Taming of the Shrew


The Morning Watch: How Spike Jonze Made a Music Video in One Shot, ‘Game of Thrones’ Breakdown & 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, find out how director Spike Jonze shot a music video with The Late Show with Stephen Colbert in a single shot. Plus, Game of Thrones director Alan Taylor breaks down Ned Stark’s final scene from all the way ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Nbc, Stephen-Colbert, Chicago, Game Of Thrones, The Late Show, Vanity Fair, Freaks And Geeks, Spike-Jonze, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Sean Bean, Alan Taylor, Martin-Starr, John Francis Daley, Video Of The Day


Honest Trailers Takes on Every Tim Burton Movie Ever: Four Decades and All the White Face Paint

This weekend brings Dumbo to theaters, yet another film in the career of director Tim Burton that takes us to the circus and follows characters who spend their time covered in white face paint. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the tropes that can be found in films like Batman, Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and more. We’ll let the Honest Trailer for every Tim Burton movie do the rest. ...
Tags: Movies, Tim-Burton, Lol, Honest Trailers, Sweeney Todd, Dumbo, Video Of The Day


The Morning Watch: Tom Cruise Running Scenes Mapped, How Ian McKellen Acts with His Eyes & 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, a video essay explores how Lord of the Rings star Ian McKellen uses his eyes to enhance every single performance in a significant way way. Plus, watch a bunch of Tom Cruise running scenes mapped around the r...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Tom-Cruise, Vanity Fair, Ian-McKellen, Times Square, Nerdwriter, William Daniels, Ben Savage, Video Of The Day, Emerald City Comic Con, Danielle Fishel, The Morning Watch, Boy Meets World, Will Friedle, Bonnie Bartlett


Check Out an Impressive ‘Alien’ Stage Production Put on By a New Jersey High School

20th Century Fox has been acquired by The Walt Disney Company, but their legacy of decades of contributions to cinema will live on. And a group of high school students are already doing their part to keep their flame burning. Over the weekend, a high school drama club in North Bergen, New Jersey hosted a stage production of the sci-fi horror classic Alien. And once you see the pictures and video from the play below, you’ll be amazed at what this group of teens pulled off. First up, just check...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Fox, New Jersey, Sequels, Alien, 20th Century Fox, Cool Stuff, The Walt Disney Company, Video Of The Day, Creations, Paul Owens, New Jersey High School, North Bergen New Jersey, Andrew Fernandez, North Bergen High School