Saturday Open Thread

Back in 1998 when Titanic surpassed Star Wars as the all-time box office champion, George Lucas took out this full page ad in Variety congratulating director James Cameron on the achievement. Lucas and Spielberg had traded similar ads after Star Wars and E.T.

Friday Open Thread

Crucifixion — Nicolas Poussin

Monday Open Thread

The Empire of Lights by Rene Magritte

Friday Open Thread

Paul Before Felix by William Hogarth

Tuesday Open Thread

Friday Open Thread

Jael and Sisera by Artemisia Gentileschi

PIXAR Tributes

Pixar's Tribute to Cinema from Jorge Luengo Ruiz on Vimeo.

Here’s a great side-by-side presentation of many of the little nods and homages to classic films peppered throughout Pixar films.

Sunday Open Thread

Christmas Open Thread

Nativity by Andrea Previtali (1515-20)

Have a blessed Christmas Threedonians!

Christmas Eve Open Thread

The Annunciation of the Shepherds. Fresco by Taddeo Gaddi in the Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence was painted between 1332 and 1338