I just pasted my phone inside a ski mask; it was pretty amazing.
Well, well, well. There's something you can't get in Hollywood by blowing Harvey Weinstein. *ducks for cover*
Well said. I agree with you that CGI which manages to fool everybody deserves high praise.
I won't attack GGI across the board, but one benefit of practical effects is that the result obeys the same laws of physics that audiences know from real life. In Argo, I recall the airplane chase looking phony and stupid, so in that instance yes, CGI failed.
This is funny and amazing and white trashy all at once. The trifecta.
Btw I'm playing Rob Hardy bingo now:
(Hi Rob, cool article.)