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Blake: What’s the problem, pal?

Dave Moss: Moss. You’re such a hero, you’re so rich, how come you’re coming down here wasting your time with such a bunch of bums?

Blake: You see this watch? You see this watch?

Dave Moss: Yeah.

Blake: That watch costs more than you car. I made $970,000 last year. How much you make? You see pal, that’s who I am, and you’re nothing. Nice guy? I don’t give a shit. Good father? **** you! Go home and play with your kids. You wanna work here – close! You think this is abuse? You think this is abuse, you *********? You can’t take this, how can you take the abuse you get on a sit? You don’t like it, leave.

A TV movie about shark-infested tornadoes took the internet by storm last night, marking one of the most bizarre social media events in recent memory.

The ecosystem of movie studios creating bottom-of-the-barrel B-movies targeted at Netflix is fascinating. Make sure to read the Pacific Standard article if you want to know more.

To Infinity and Beyond: About Pixar

Pixar Animation Studios, or simply Pixar (/ˈpɪksɑr/, stylized PIXAR), is an American computer animation film studio based in Emeryville, California.

The studio is best known for its CGI-animated feature films created with PhotoRealistic RenderMan, its own implementation of the industry-standard RenderMan image-rendering application programming interface used to generate high-quality images.

Pixar began in 1979 as the Graphics Group, part of the computer division of Lucasfilm before its spin-out as a corporation in 1986 with funding by Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs, who became its majority shareholder. The Walt Disney Company bought Pixar in 2006 at a valuation of $7.4 billion, a transaction which made Jobs Disney’s largest shareholder.

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Bob tells the story of a little hamster that tries to follow his true love around the globe. Can he catch up?

Evelyn Mulwray: Tell me, Mr. Gittes: Does this often happen to you?

Jake Gittes: What’s that?

Evelyn Mulwray: Well, I’m judging only on the basis of one afternoon and an evening, but, uh, if this is how you go about your work, I’d say you’d be lucky to, uh, get through a whole day.

Jake Gittes: Actually, this hasn’t happened to me for a long time.

Evelyn Mulwray: When was the last time?

Jake Gittes: Why?

Evelyn Mulwray: It’s an innocent question.

Jake Gittes: In Chinatown.

Evelyn Mulwray: What were you doing there?

Jake Gittes: Working for the District Attorney.

Evelyn Mulwray: Doing what?

Jake Gittes: As little as possible.

Evelyn Mulwray: The District Attorney gives his men advice like that?

Jake Gittes: They do in Chinatown.

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