Life of Pi

‘Life of Pi’ Review
Bill Westenhofer. Lubo Hristov. David Lauer. Gullaume Rocheron. Depending on your beliefs, you may or may not believe that God created the heavens and earth in seven days -- but I can say with some certainty that those men, a quartet of visual effects supervisors and designers (along with many other…
‘Life of Pi’ Gets Two New Featurettes
No matter what happens with the finished product, there is no denying the sheer ambition of Ang Lee's 'Life of Pi,' which is already stirring up some heated debate in critical circles. If nothing else, Lee has taken a seemingly impossible to adapt novel and brought it to the screen while pushing tec…
New ‘Life of Pi’ Clip: Message in a Bottle
Ang Lee's adaptation of 'Life of Pi' garnered rave reviews after its premiere at the New York Film Festival, with many lauding its celebration of the human spirit as well as its technical prowess. (Its use of 3D is said to rival 'Avatar.') While this was apparent in the official movie trailer and cl…
‘Life Of Pi’ Trailer: There’s A Tiger In Ang Lee’s Boat
On paper, Ang Lee’s ‘Life of Pi’ sounds like an Oscar-contender. The ‘Brokeback Mountain’ director has Academy recognition (having won the Oscar for his cowboy drama). And he’s tackling a best-selling, prize-winning novel with a plot that presents all sorts of visual and narrative challenges. If he …
‘Life of Pi’ Dazzles With New Pics and Footage
For awhile we've been wondering what Ang Lee's version of the popular book 'Life of Pi' would look like on the big screen. After all, it's a story about a young boy and a tiger trapped on a semi-small boat. But from the new images and the footage that we've seen so far,…
‘Life Of Pi’ Plans Special Trailers To Sell 3D Effects
Ang Lee’s adaptation of ‘Life of Pi’ was an intriguing prospect long before we knew the ‘Crouching Tiger’ director planned to shoot in 3D. Yann Martel’s ‘Pi’ is a best-selling novel set predominantly on a raft, and despite its visual limitations, figured to be an Oscar contender based on the weight …