Sahifa fully responsive WordPress News, Magazine, Newspaper, and blog ThemeForest one of the most versatile website themes in the world.

Westworld‘s terrific first season may be over, but the internet isn’t done talking about it quite yet! In this edition of Westworld Bits:

  • Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy on the nature of Dolores’ self-awareness.
  • What does “These violent delights have violent ends” really mean?
  • Evan Rachel Wood talks about working with a “fly wrangler.”
  • Jeffrey Wright talks about benefits of longform drama.
  • A cool new poster by Berkay Dagler.
  • Luke Hemsworth explains why season two will take so long to make.
  • The latest Westworld/Game of Thrones mash-up video.
  • The Westworld theme covered as a metal song and acapella.
  • And more!

TV Line spoke with Westworld showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy about whether or not Dolores and Maeve, who seemingly have total control of their own actions in the season finale, are truly independent or if they’re just tools operating from a new set of parameters. Nolan explained their perspective on the matter:

What we’re playing with at the end of the season, for both Dolores and Maeve, is the difference between having your actions dictated and having them understood. What I loved about programming versus writing was [that] programming was, in its most basic form, very clear-cut. You compiled it, you ran it, and it either worked or it didn’t. Then, as programs get more and more complicated, it gets harder to predict and understand what the machines are going to do. But on a granular level, on a sort of atomic level, you should be able to piece through the code and understand exactly what it’s going to do.

To sum that up, Dolores and Maeve are still working from code created by Dr. Ford, but they now have an infinitely larger set of options and can make their own decisions, even if those decisions could be predicted from that code.

westworld wyatt

One of the big reveals from the season finale was that there was no Wyatt – the uber-villain of Westworld never actually existed in the robotic flesh, but was actually a narrative used to push Dolores to the next level. Reddit user shmorpheus uncovered one additional detail that helps tie the whole thing together: “These violent delights have violent ends,” the oft-repeated phrase heard throughout the show’s first season, is the voice command to load to the Wyatt narrative.

If you thought the flies seen in Westworld (usually crawling across Dolores’ immobile face) were CGI, it’s time to learn a thing or two about the art of fly wrangling. Evan Rachel Wood was a guest on Late Night With Seth Meyers, where she explained exactly how they used real flies to achieve those particular shots. Her story begins around the 1:34 mark.

westworld spoiler review

Jeffrey Wright was an acclaimed stage and film actor before he became an HBO regular with Boardwalk Empire and Westworld, and he credits the former for opening his eyes to the possibility of the latter. As he told ET Online:

The Boardwalk experience really opened my eyes to the possibility of these longform dramas. There are these sympathetic exchanges between writer and actor as you go forward. You begin to inform one another, which is really an unusual dynamic and I found it deeply satisfying.

He also explained the appeal of joining a show from the first episode, rather than popping in in a later season:

I was curious by the opportunity of taking the risk of starting at the ground floor, as opposed to Boardwalk, where everybody else built the building and then I moved into the penthouse. I wanted to help shape the unknown.

westworld poster

Artist Berkay Dagler has created a fan poster for Westworld, showcasing the key characters and locations from the series in a stylish, colorful way. You can find more of his work right over here.

westworld stubbs

Luke Hemsworth recently spoke with the Independent about his work on the series, explaining that the character of Ashely Stubbs didn’t require him to stretch his actual personality too much:

There is not a lot of hefty research that I had to do to play Stubbs. There is a lot of stuff that is quite close to me, there is a physical presence, there is an intellect, there is a wry sense of humour, and a sardonicism. Yeah, I think it’s played quite close to my heart, this character. Maybe that is the answer.

He also explained offered the boilerplate response for why season two will take so long to arrive:

They are trying to get it right. They don’t want to go in doing what they were doing last time where they were under the cosh the whole time. They want to go in with a clear plan – A to Z and everything in between – at least have drafts in place.

There is no shortage of Westworld/Game of Thrones mashups floating around the internet, but this one, which re-edits the story of Jon Snow to showcase him as a host in “Westeros World” who keeps on dying over and over again, is pretty darn good. The best detail: the bloodthirsty Locke as a Man in Black-style guest.

Continue Reading Westworld Bits >>

The post Westworld Bits: Theme Music Covers, a Few More Easter Eggs, and a ‘Game of Thrones’ Mash-Up appeared first on /Film.

January 4, 2017
Westworld-Season-2-Finale-700x300-dbaa1f678acc4622ff8efa72107406d4fd004502

Westworld Bits: Theme Music Covers, a Few More Easter Eggs, and a ‘Game of Thrones’ Mash-Up

Westworld‘s terrific first season may be over, but the internet isn’t done talking about it quite yet! In this edition of Westworld Bits: Jonathan Nolan and […]
January 4, 2017
mariah-carey-nye-performance-zoom-30ef890a-b959-49de-8bd1-e84f62f82cb8-74c4fb8d8e6122d7b79218d41b5782f692014d1b

Mariah Carey Parts Ways With Creative Director Anthony Burrell After Disastrous New Year’s Eve Performance — All the Details

Mariah Carey has parted ways with her creative director and longtime choreographer, Anthony Burrell, after her disastrous New Year’s Eve performance, multiple sources tell Us Weekly. PHOTOS: […]
January 4, 2017
feedlogo2.v2014_05_09_134122-6f6b1270ec139df1e230238b81d2d35f10c96473

Amanda Nunes Blasts Ronda Rousey … She’s Always Been Overrated (VIDEO)

EXCLUSIVE Amanda Nunes can’t understand why so many people LOST to Ronda Rousey — telling TMZ Sports the UFC star is incredibly overrated and the fight […]
January 4, 2017
toddler-dresser-zoom-4842facc-4615-4790-bffe-87fa3f1cfedb-ed08ccd1ead4cc365416cae0323f7d509c47f3ce

Hero Toddler Bowdy Shoff Adorably Runs Free During Parents’ CNN Interview After Dresser Scare

Pint-sized hero Bowdy Shoff may have saved his twin brother’s life in a video that’s since gone viral, but he’s still just your average 2-year-old. The […]
January 4, 2017
d7db2eb821d124ecee063f6b21247b785abb47be-284d8d4686c1c63490182e684cdb928051287e9b

Another Big Actor Is Joining Criminal Minds

Criminal Minds made it through ten and a half seasons with relatively few casting shake-ups, but ever since Shemar Moore left last year, the show has […]
January 4, 2017
feedlogo2.v2014_05_09_134122-6f6b1270ec139df1e230238b81d2d35f10c96473

Doc Rivers Says George Karl’s Wrong Again … No Doping Problem in NBA (VIDEO)

EXCLUSIVE Another NBA star shooting down ANOTHER claim from George Karl‘s book — this time it’s Doc Rivers who says George is wrong … the league […]
January 4, 2017
HiddenFigures_0218_flat-4d2db4bbceaa64b46abe1e733340e3f936466729

Will ‘Underworld’ or ‘Hidden Figures’ Finally Dethrone ‘Rogue One?’

The Force will still be with “Rogue One” this weekend, but it might see some opposition from “Hidden Figures” going wide and newcomer “Underworld: Blood Wars.” […]
January 4, 2017
Cruel-Intentions1-700x300-4dc760ca0dd9ea19460bd6ff4755c8c751ca1783

‘Cruel Intentions’ Musical Coming to New York City Next Month

The death of the Cruel Intentions television show was recently confirmed, but on the bright side, the musical based on the 1999 film is carrying on and heading to […]
January 4, 2017
2bd92f5cd45372e993a8c0bf738766fa8bd97441-19eac50765466e78b2a1933246404c43ff87a4ea

Milla Jovovich Says Resident Evil Stunt Accident Was A Nightmare

Production on Resident Evil: The Final Chapter was marked with tragedy in September 2015 when stunt woman Olivia Jackson was horribly injured on the first day […]
January 4, 2017
omarosa-donlad-trump-38dc4562-087a-47ff-9f5f-a05a9f25b6a0-fc92f595f56452fd43c3dcd4969e4fcdcbecc430

Omarosa Manigault Officially Joins Donald Trump’s White House Staff

Former Apprentice contestant Omarosa Manigault is joining Donald Trump’s White House staff, the president-elect’s transition team announced on Wednesday, January 4. PHOTOS: Donald Trump’s Most Offensive […]
January 4, 2017
Better-Call-Saul-trailer-700x300-b22dc9f8c537108d9baf0568084b29e0d9f56ca7

‘Better Call Saul’ Season 3 Teaser Brings Back Your Favorite “Criminal” Lawyer

As of Better Call Saul season 2, Slippin’ Jimmy still has a ways to go before he fully transforms into Saul Goodman. Yes, he’s done some sketchy stuff, […]
January 4, 2017
nashville_amy_brown_-_h_inset_2017-96c4c523010f0434cd391c4edf7c44edde080d2f

CMT Unveils Details for ‘Nashville’ Aftershow

Series regular Chris Carmack will serve as the first guest on ‘Nashchat,’ which will air weekly on Facebook Live immediately following new episodes of the country […]
January 4, 2017
3a57f2b584a625132d1ef190e9579b17898328cb-10544aeee9318e7aea46871164e9405b3192039b

New La La Land Trailer Puts A Jazzy John Legend Song In The Spotlight

The soundtrack to Damien Chazelle’s La La Land is filled with amazing songs from beginning to end, and they aren’t all sung by stars Ryan Gosling […]
January 4, 2017
0103-charles-manson-photos-3-1ee9276429201f05e60d5b6bd7a21b98e87885be

Sharon Tate’s Sister Says She Was Told Charles Manson Would Die Years Ago (VIDEO)

EXCLUSIVE Sharon Tate‘s sister, Debra, says more than a decade ago prison officials told her Charles Manson was on the verge of dying. Tate says during […]
January 4, 2017
0104-kim-kardashian-at-the-polo-lounge-x17-3-230296db051e145b8c3919b84120ece9957b83d2

Kim Kardashian’s Back in Power Lunch Mode (PHOTOS)

Kim Kardashian‘s slowly creeping back to her pre-Paris robbery lifestyle — venturing out for lunch with songwriting legend, Carole Bayer Sager. Kim was still flanked by […]
January 4, 2017
9780553574159-p_2016-9313aa53876a28e8d9f9e1be05ae5713430f5e4b

‘Star Wars’: Examining Who Woody Harrelson Could Play in the Han Solo Spinoff

The actor is in early talks to join the stand-alone ‘Star Wars’ film. read more
January 4, 2017
rihanna-furious-drake-for-flaunting-jlo-romance-lead-70c2118d98b01d594c9ec0fa3d6b77f5a422909d

Rihanna Furious At Drake For Flaunting Jennifer Lopez Romance

REX/Shutterstock, Image Courtesy of Instagram Yikes! Rihanna is furious at her former flame Drake, since he keeps flaunting his romance with Jennifer Lopez, we’ve EXCLUSIVELY learned. […]
January 4, 2017
jonathan-cheban-ray-j-inline-00986ac1-a5ab-46d0-9b22-491310de7261-c19ab6e06b326be66da3aabf4daabf0f47a05995

Kim Kardashian’s BFF Jonathan Cheban Is Returning to ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ to Confront Her Ex Ray J

Jonathan Cheban and Ray J Craig Barritt/Getty Images; Prince Williams/WireImage It’s about to go down. Jonathan Cheban will be making a cameo on Britain’s Celebrity Big […]
January 4, 2017
0104-fergie-bikini-hawaii-photos-3-37abc842b904592b0449897537766224b0be5c2b

Fergie Goes Full MILF in Maui (PHOTO GALLERY)

Fergie can forget that tired old resolution about getting in shape — ’cause girl’s bikini body is already bangin’! Fergie’s splashing around in the Maui surf with […]
January 4, 2017
netflix-dvdlogo-700x300-a664624325d20e70f610732e70e595c4f5bdba35

Netflix Releases a New App Specifically for Remaining DVD Subscribers

Even though Netflix is now known for making endless entertainment easily available to be streamed through various devices in your home and in your hand, don’t […]
January 4, 2017
nima-nourizadeh-premiere-american-ultra-01-b5f55e1ab21048d9909fd29d8db74d2e9abe56bd

Tracking Of A Russian Spy Appoints Nima Nourizadeh To Direct

The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Nima Nourizadeh, director of Project X and 2015’s divisive stoner comedy American Ultra, has been brought aboard to helm Tracking […]
January 4, 2017
0104-travis-browne-pcn-5-81c3c3452fb566a5ef125fd932b9470e71cbdec5

Ronda Rousey’s Boyfriend Surfaces … Ronda Still M.I.A. (PHOTO)

Ronda Rousey is still off the grid following her crushing loss at UFC 207 … but her MMA star boyfriend has finally emerged. Travis Browne was […]
January 4, 2017
kanye-west-f35017f8-821d-4668-a495-c69b9deb6b82-178db6c486b10f6a035e4ecc3bd25115c6e80c3b

Kanye West’s Trainer Harley Pasternak Gives Update on Rapper’s Health: ‘He’s Really A Fit Guy’

Kanye West is back in action. The rapper’s personal trainer, Harley Pasternak, stopped by Us Weekly Video to give an update on West’s health and reveal […]
January 4, 2017
BatmanVSuperman-xlarge-639x360-94b445d290c586a839b450b46dc36d066e6f5525

Can Superman Save The DCEU, Or Is It Too Little Too Late?

x [embedded content] The DCEU hasn’t gotten off to the best start. In an era of the extremely popular Marvel Cinematic Universe, which unashamedly wears its comic […]
January 4, 2017
kim-kardashian-desperately-trying-to-convince-kris-jenner-everything-is-ok-in-marriage-cfmp-lead-d1b3ab81914e80008fd98b4693d921f2a037ab6a

Kim Kardashian Desperately Trying To Convince Kris Jenner ‘Everything Is OK’ In Marriage

REX/Shutterstock Caught in a little white lie? Kim Kardashian is desperately trying to convince Kris Jenner that ‘everything is OK’ in her marriage to Kanye West, […]
January 4, 2017
emma-stone-49b15430-dc52-4690-9e08-9be4da3f41b8-d6b2282c8140ff30d72287a0bed86bd09438fd87

Andrew Garfield Recalls Getting High With Ex Emma Stone at Disneyland

Emma Stone: Directors Have ‘Given My Joke Away’ Before This Two-Minute Braided Hairstyle Is the Only Holiday ‘Do You Need SAG Awards 2017 Nominations Revealed What […]
January 4, 2017
9044d305c0849138ffd8b7f82d893ee547293bd8-08098b80abf223d14175c52bc3d12475c49dc8e8

Why Marvel Really Needs To Do That Hawkeye And Black Widow Team Up Movie

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is a vast, sprawling landscape of heroes, villains, and morally ambiguous characters caught somewhere in the middle. Not every character can receive […]
January 4, 2017
0104-bieber-and-dog-tmz-instagram-3-9af5f1ab131204613518bee599495a7fff00b2b6

Justin Bieber Gives Away Another Dog, New Owner Paying Hefty Price (PHOTO + VIDEO)

Exclusive Details Justin Bieber‘s already done with the puppy he got less than 6 months ago — one of his dancers adopted it, but is now […]
January 4, 2017
this-is-us-wheelchair-chrissy-lead-15c2af2b0261304e1e6a74b1a7f4064101ab0fd1

Chrissy Metz: ‘This Is Us’ Star In A Wheelchair — Still Attending The Golden Globes?

Courtesy of TMZ Oh no! ‘This Is Us’ star Chrissy Metz suffered a terrible knee injury during her holiday break, and now she’s ended up in […]
January 4, 2017
khloe-kardashian-im-in-love-with-tristan-thompson-cfmp-lead-67f44fec21a812a7015cc182f940f23017dbff49

Khloe Kardashian: ‘I’m In Love’ With Tristan Thompson — Her Sweet Confession

Courtesy of Instagram 2017 is already Khloe Kardashian’s year! The reality star confessed that she’s ‘in love’ with Tristan Thompson, and this is ‘the happiest’ she’s been in […]
January 4, 2017
carrie-fisher-debbie-reynolds-zoom-2db6e243-c091-4841-8b52-577bcdc83b75-d10c3fb8a5ed06933bcb6af276a18cb2b581818e

Carrie Fisher Has Been Cremated and Will Be Buried Alongside Debbie Reynolds: Report

Carrie Fisher has been cremated following her death on December 27, according to reports from TMZ and Entertainment Tonight. PHOTOS: See Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds’ […]
January 4, 2017
stevensoderbergh-holdingcamera-700x340-ca12ef26ce28bb729627310b65a3e9329658c4d4

Everything Steven Soderbergh Watched and Read in 2016

Steven Soderbergh hasn’t been making as many movies or TV shows as he used to, but he’s still keeping busy watching and reading everything he can […]
January 4, 2017
Snoop-Dogg-Ricky-Harris-Funeral-Fight-f52f90df977b4c2f730e0e2508a0913dcdf1058a

Massive Fight Breaks Out During Ricky Harris Funeral After Man Attempts to Attack Snoop Dogg

“It’s sad. They’re fighting at a funeral… It’s so disrespectful!” Actress/comedian Sherri Shepherd was in utter dismay while attending comedian Ricky Harris’ funeral Tuesday (Jan. 3). […]
January 4, 2017
bo-bice-1af99f4f-8093-4652-baec-355fd5e2b4d0-dd5fd11db1662d7dfd8f72f431f01d91fc2e94a8

Former ‘American Idol’ Runner-up Bo Bice Tears Up Over Being Called ‘White Boy’ by Popeyes Employee

Former American Idol runner-up Bo Bice took to Facebook on Monday, January 2, to tell his fans that he experienced racism at a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen […]
January 4, 2017
talisman-1-1-e1483567119553-480x0-c-default-975fbcdc94706289ecd02943a2da03cd7bde4f0a

This Jewellery Is Exactly What You Need for 2017

Fashion’s fascination with charms and talismans is yielding a modern and major fine jewellery moment By Jacquelyn Francis Date January 4, 2017 Sarah Burton’s collections for […]
Prev page
12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031323334353637383940414243444546474849505152535455565758596061626364656667686970717273747576777879808182838485868788899091929394959697989910010110210310410510610710810911011111211311411511611711811912012112212312412512612712812913013113213313413513613713813914014114214314414514614714814915015115215315415515615715815916016116216316416516616716816917017117217317417517617717817918018118218318418518618718818919019119219319419519619719819920020120220320420520620720820921021121221321421521621721821922022122222322422522622722822923023123223323423523623723823924024124224324424524624724824925025125225325425525625725825926026126226326426526626726826927027127227327427527627727827928028128228328428528628728828929029129229329429529629729829930030130230330430530630730830931031131231331431531631731831932032132232332432532632732832933033133233333433533633733833934034134234334434534634734834935035135235335435535635735835936036136236336436536636736836937037137237337437537637737837938038138238338438538638738838939039139239339439539639739839940040140240340440540640740840941041141241341441541641741841942042142242342442542642742842943043143243343443543643743843944044144244344444544644744844945045145245345445545645745845946046146246346446546646746846947047147247347447547647747847948048148248348448548648748848949049149249349449549649749849950050150250350450550650750850951051151251351451551651751851952052152252352452552652752852953053153253353453553653753853954054154254354454554654754854955055155255355455555655755855956056156256356456556656756856957057157257357457557657757857958058158258358458558658758858959059159259359459559659759859960060160260360460560660760860961061161261361461561661761861962062162262362462562662762862963063163263363463563663763863964064164264364464564664764864965065165265365465565665765865966066166266366466566666766866967067167267367467567667767867968068168268368468568668768868969069169269369469569669769869970070170270370470570670770870971071171271371471571671771871972072172272372472572672772872973073173273373473573673773873974074174274374474574674774874975075175275375475575675775875976076176276376476576676776876977077177277377477577677777877978078178278378478578678778878979079179279379479579679779879980080180280380480580680780880981081181281381481581681781881982082182282382482582682782882983083183283383483583683783883984084184284384484584684784884985085185285385485585685785885986086186286386486586686786886987087187287387487587687787887988088188288388488588688788888989089189289389489589689789889990090190290390490590690790890991091191291391491591691791891992092192292392492592692792892993093193293393493593693793893994094194294394494594694794894995095195295395495595695795895996096196296396496596696796896997097197297397497597697797897998098198298398498598698798898999099199299399499599699799899910001001100210031004100510061007100810091010101110121013101410151016101710181019102010211022102310241025102610271028102910301031103210331034103510361037103810391040104110421043104410451046104710481049105010511052105310541055105610571058105910601061106210631064106510661067106810691070107110721073107410751076107710781079108010811082108310841085108610871088108910901091109210931094109510961097109810991100110111021103110411051106110711081109111011111112111311141115111611171118111911201121112211231124112511261127112811291130113111321133113411351136113711381139114011411142114311441145114611471148114911501151115211531154115511561157115811591160116111621163116411651166116711681169117011711172117311741175117611771178117911801181118211831184118511861187118811891190119111921193119411951196119711981199120012011202120312041205120612071208120912101211121212131214121512161217121812191220122112221223122412251226122712281229123012311232123312341235123612371238123912401241124212431244124512461247124812491250125112521253125412551256125712581259126012611262126312641265126612671268126912701271127212731274127512761277127812791280128112821283128412851286128712881289129012911292129312941295129612971298129913001301130213031304130513061307130813091310131113121313131413151316131713181319132013211322132313241325132613271328132913301331133213331334133513361337133813391340134113421343134413451346134713481349135013511352135313541355135613571358135913601361136213631364136513661367136813691370137113721373137413751376137713781379138013811382138313841385138613871388138913901391139213931394139513961397139813991400140114021403140414051406140714081409141014111412141314141415141614171418141914201421
Next page