Animation Is Film Reveals Jurors and Special Events

Animation Is Film (AIF) has announced the festival’s jury and special events lineup for its fourth edition, which takes place in-person October 22-24, returning to its home at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood.  The festival kicks off Opening Night with the North American premiere of the highly anticipated Netflix feature, The Summit of … Read more

‘Free Guy’ Artificial Intelligence: Can Tech Like This Actually Exist?

RJ Pierce, Tech Times 08 October 2021, 01:10 pm “Free Guy” might not have wowed movie critics this year, but it certainly impressed a lot of fans. Furthermore, it also presents a technological phenomenon that people have been thinking about for decades: self-aware artificial intelligence. In the movie, a non-player character (NPC) played by Ryan … Read more

Ryan Reynolds’ “Free Guy” a high-concept, surface-level action-comedy

2.5 stars. Rated PG-13. 1 hour, 55 minutes The concept for “Free Guy” feels like a classic elevator pitch: Guy (the main character’s actual name) is a workaday Joe who feels something is missing from his life. When a charismatic, would-be love interest enters his hermetic sphere, he falls hard for her, setting off a … Read more