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Fight Club Ikea catalogue sceneby Steve Anderson
The overlaying of text on screen in this scene from David Fincher's Fight Club bears an uncanny relationship to recent experiments with information graphics in augmented reality research. It also offers a clever and self-reflexive meta-commentary on the conventions of product-placement that is increasingly common in contemporary feature films.
Surfer vernacular in a supercomputer parodyby Critical Commons Manager
The forced irreverence and iconoclasm of Team America World Police extends to the portrayal of a supercomputer named I.N.T.E.L.L.I.G.E.N.C.E. but unfortunately the acronym is never deciphered. The affectation of a surfer dude vernacular is unique among computer voice interfaces in the cinematic imaginary.
Fight Club Ikea Catalogue Scene
This scene marks an extra-diegetic moment in the narrative of Fight Club.
- from Fight Club (1999)
- Creator: David Fincher
- Posted by Ala' Diab