|Episode 64: Super Podcast 64|
December 23rd, 2009
This episode of the HijiNKS ENSUE Podcast covers James Cameron’s Avatar, the future impact of 3D graphics on films, Eli’s trip back to Texico, old movies Joel has recently seen (The Happening/This Mist/The Killing Room), Josh seeing New Moon, Dollhouse, and the most regretted purchases the cast have ever made.
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0:00 - Intro
0:50 - The Podcast in Compton.
3:00 - uStream on iPhone & Unreal on the iPhone
4:25 - Crazy Taxi on iPhone
5:30 - Avatar talk begins - Eli is a Christmas Grumpus
6:00 - The 16 minute preview of Avatar was disappointing
9:00 - Joel's movie experience
10:55 - Why Eli has no interest
12:00 - 3D in movies
14:15 - Accepting CG characters as real & slow motion in a CG film
16:35 - How it was filmed
18:00 - Italians in Avatar
19:00 - Native-American allegory and the Backlash
21:40 - The world of Avatar
23:50 - Aliens from the Alien's perspective
25:00 - Arguing against the detractors
26:00 - 3D moving forward - the next evolution of High Definition
28:25 - 3D at the Cowboys game
30:45 - The technology behind 3D images before.
33:36 - More on the making of Avatar
34:25 - Lucas vs Cameron
35:30 - Lucas directing the film in post
38:20 - Uncanny Valley on CG characters in Beowulf
40:20 - If Lucas hadn't done Star Wars CG, then Cameron could have never done what he did.
42:12 - Star Wars actors focusing on choreography, not acting.
42:50 - Italian Star Wars
43:25 - George Lucas mimicing World War battles in Star Wars
45:14 - George Lucas, a nerd playing with tech toys.
46:43 - What was real and what was CG in Avatar
47:30 - Plot holes in Avatar
50:30 - The transition from human to Navi
52:00 - Picking a fight on CG
52:50 - Emmy possibilities
53:45 - Accepting the background as real.
54:35 - Behind the scenes mysteries of Avatar, Dark Knight, and Iron Man
55:45 - New rednering technologies
56:20 - Terminator 2 / The Abyss / Aliens - Joel hasn't seen Alien
59:00 - Titanic
1:00:10 - Italians on the Titanic
1:01:20 - Eli's trip home to Texico
1:03:15 - Technology in Texico
1:04:35 - Joel will never go home
1:05:50 - Eli and Joel's childhood hangouts.
1:06:47 - The Rifftrax Christmas Special
1:08:05 - The N-Word Theater
1:08:45 - Rifftrax on Stage
1:10:10 - The Insignifficant Tree
1:12:25 - Quotes from movies
1:13:30 - Joel's experience with free Showtime - The Happening [audio]
1:20:07 - The Mist
1:22:35 - The Killing Room
1:26:14 - Josh is forced to see New Moon [audioJosh sees New Moon]
1:27:50 - Director of next Twilight movie linking to HijiNKS ENSUE
1:29:02 - Joel & Team Olmos - Adama with the corpse of Roslin
1:30:22 - Back to Josh seeing New Moon
1:31:00 - What sex is worth New Moon
1:32:10 - Finale of Glee
1:33:20 - Venture Bros
1:33:52 - Iron Man 2 Trailer / Clash of the Titans
1:34:50 - Kick Ass trailer
1:36:45 - Dakota Fanning
1:37:23 - Dollhouse
1:41:30 - Eli wants to end the show.
1:42:15 - Twitsack
1:42:30 - Has this been a good year for SciFi TV Shows?
1:43:05 - Did anyone else get a chubby when Neytiri was on screen? - The junkless Na'vi
1:45:30 - What was the Game of the Year?
1:46:45 - The 12 year cycle of Duke Nukem Forever
1:49:52 - What is your most regretted purchase? - Japanese PSP, N-Gage and HD-DVD
1:56:25 - With cons and the Team Edward shirt, what's next for HijiNKS ENSUE?
1:57:55 - Joel's most regretted purchase - Creative Labs MP3 players.
1:59:30 - Officially licensed Team Edward James Olmos shirts!
2:00:45 - Outro & Post show planning