Sunday, December 20, 2015

Link roundup

1. Police sketch looks like a muppet.

2. On rejected plot ideas for The Force Awakens:

The trouble was a simple case of upstaging. “It just felt like every time Luke came in and entered the movie, he just took it over,” Arndt said. “Suddenly you didn’t care about your main character anymore because, ‘Oh f–k, Luke Skywalker’s here. I want to see what he’s going to do.’”
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Some of the early MacGuffins of the movie – the thing that drives a movie’s plot – were a search for Darth Vader’s remains, or a quest to the underwater wreckage of the second Death Star to recover a key piece of history about sacred Jedi sites in the galaxy.
3. The Walking Dead: The Pop-Up Book is 35% off at Amazon.