Episode 6 CINEMANIACS


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Oli White celebrates films and film-making. A group of young film-makers is given a cast of hundreds to work with.


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Hello, everyone! I'm Oli White and I'm so movie-mad

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that yesterday I watched all the Star Wars films back-to-back.

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And did you know there's one line that appears in every movie?

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"I have a bad feeling about this."

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But what I don't have a bad feeling about is

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what's coming up next because this is Cinemaniacs. Team, take it away!

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Action.

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# Want to ride your bike across the face of the moon?

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# Levitate your house with a bunch of balloons?

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# Feel zero gravitation

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# A robot transformation? You're a cinemaniac

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# Can you tell a lie that is the length of your nose

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# Or defrost a heart you accidentally froze?

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# Want a bottomless case

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# Or a squid for a face? You're a cinemaniac

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# Do you long to hear the roar of an extinct dinosaur?

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# To explore the flora in your very own Pandora

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# Feel the urge to sing on a quest for the Ring

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# To escape from a clone or to be home alone

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# Then roll out the red carpet And turn down the lights

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# Grab yourself a seat and hold on tight

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# We're mad about movies We're crazy for film

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# We're Cinemania... Cinemania...

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# Cinemaniacs. #

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And action.

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Coming up, we meet Matt Lewis AKA Neville Longbottom,

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star of all eight Harry Potter films.

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I was flying around on this broomstick

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doing all kinds of crazy stuff.

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Top soundtrack composer David Arnold works some musical magic.

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It's going to be a happy-go-lucky kind of day today.

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# Let the party begin... #

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And can Michael Sheen, Super Actor, make this lot laugh?

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# Let's dance under the chain... #

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-AS FORREST GUMP:

-This show is like a box of chocolates -

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you never know what you're going to get.

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It's chocolate. My favourite thing.

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All right, all right. Calm down, Andrew.

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-The word for today is "share".

-Great.

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It's time for DIY Blockbuster part one.

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Whoo! Ha-ha! Oi! Ha...

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-Action.

-We're giving groups of filmmakers

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the chance to make a short film,

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armed with just a camera, a script and some home-made props.

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-But little do they know...

-Wow.

-..they're in for a big surprise...

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You didn't know I was coming?

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..when we give them something spectacular

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to turn their home movie into a DIY Blockbuster.

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Eleanor, William, Shiona, Charlie, Liam and Niamh

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are making a sci-fi movie on their school playing field.

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It's based on blue and orange aliens. Action!

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They live happily together for years and years and then there's

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a rumour that gets spread which turns them all against each other.

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One day a massive meteor comes down to Earth.

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It turns out to be a blue and orange baby.

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The team have started filming

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where the alien baby bursts out of the UFO.

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Action.

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But they're having problems with a cardboard box.

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-Cut.

-Ah, I mean spaceship.

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I can't push it open.

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Action.

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-Whoops.

-I couldn't hear much outside.

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-Action.

-Not again.

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You need to be quicker doing that.

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It was really quiet and dark. I nearly fell asleep.

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Let's do it again. Action.

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-Oh, no.

-We had to do that bit many times.

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-Everybody ready?

-Eventually they get the shot.

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Phew.

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The team have moved on to the next scene, an alien crowd scene.

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Oh, no, you haven't got your mask on.

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But operating the camera and acting at the same time is proving tricky.

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And action.

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HE SCREAMS

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You guys need to wait until I've got here.

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-THEY LAUGH

-And action.

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HE SCREAMS You still need to wait for me,

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Charlie. Just wait for me.

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-Is the footage all right?

-I have no idea.

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Watching it back it seems that something is missing.

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When there's only six of you it's a bit hard making shots

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look like there's a whole planet full of aliens.

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What the team don't know is that they're in for a

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DIY Blockbuster surprise. We're going to supply them

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with just what they need to supersize their film.

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Time for their surprise.

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Yes, we've beamed in a blockbusting 100 extras

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to star as the aliens in their movie.

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This will definitely work now.

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For big crowd scenes, every single extra on set needs

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clear instructions so they know exactly what they're doing.

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-So if we have...

-What are they doing?

-I don't know, this is crazy.

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The team need to keep everyone's attention as it only takes

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one person doing something wrong to mess up a shot.

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Quite a lot of pressure.

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You've got to explain it so they all understand.

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So you need to go like that and just shoot at them, just like that.

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And this side, we need you go like that

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and just kind of like mind-waves, kind of, psyche-waves.

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We weren't that great at explaining it.

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All blues this side, all yellows this side.

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There are blues on this side...

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-Blue this side, orange this side.

-Orange is that side, yes.

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-Aaargh.

-We were like, "Come on, we just want you to walk over."

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And we were like, "Listen," cos we couldn't think of

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any other way of explaining it.

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-We need them to be on this side.

-Want me to be on this side?

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No, there were blues on that side so they needed to...

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Oh, so this side? OK.

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We didn't want to be rude and be like, "Go over there,"

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cos it was sort of like, "I know you're older than me."

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But you're the directors.

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-Oh, dear.

-It's like trying to handle sheep that have had energy drinks.

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With the extras causing chaos, time is running out fast.

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Still to come on DIY Blockbuster...

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How will they cope directing a crowd scene?

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We had to shout to make everyone go to their places.

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There was a lot of shouting.

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Yeah.

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Will they ever finish their movie?

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Cut!

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Oh, the music in this movie makes me feel so sad.

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-Oh, it gets me every time.

-HE CRIES

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What's your favourite soundtrack?

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Hakuna Matata from Lion King.

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Happy from Despicable Me.

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I love Consider Yourself from Oliver!

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Under The Sea, Ariel.

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I don't know the name of the song, it's from Sword In The Stone

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and it's when Merlin the wizard is packing up all his stuff

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and he's making all his stuff go into his bag and he's going,

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"Higitus pigitus pigitus pog, ci-cras-ti-di-ti-to..." That one.

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Random Red Carpet. We ask the questions so you don't have to

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Matthew, tell us your most favourite song ever.

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-What do you know good?

-Eh? Erm...

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What do you know good?

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-What do YOU know good?

-Yeah, OK, well...

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No, no, no, not there. What do you know good?

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-Well, you can hum it and I'll sing it.

-Tell me, what do you know good?

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Random Red Carpet! It doesn't get much more random than this.

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Who will survive the Rock Hard Quiz?

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Matthew and James. Specialist subject - Fantastic Mr Fox.

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What are the names of the three farmers who are after Mr Fox?

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Boggis, Bunce and Bean.

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According to Mr Fox, what do beagles love?

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Blueberries.

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True or false? The farmer shot Mr Fox's tail off

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while he was in the chicken house.

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False.

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What kind of animal is Coach Skip?

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A rabbit?

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BUZZER Correct answer - a ferret.

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Aaargh!

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Stella. Specialist subject - Mary Poppins.

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What is the name of the sweep?

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Bert.

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What is the surname of the children Mary looks after?

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Banks.

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What is the name of the film

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released in 2013 about the making of Mary Poppins?

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Saving Mr Banks.

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It's a jolly WHAT with Mary?

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Holiday.

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What song do the sweeps dance to on the rooftops?

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Jim Jiminy Jim Jiminy Jim Jim Jeroo.

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BUZZER Correct answer - Step In Time.

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SHE SCREAMS

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Alisha. Specialist subject - Honey, I Shrunk The Kids.

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Who has trouble whistling in the group?

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Erm... Russ.

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What does Mr Thompson plan to do in his spare time with his sons?

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Fishing.

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What type of creature attacks Antie?

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Scorpion.

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Which family owns a cat?

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The Thompsons.

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What does Amy want to do with her friends?

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Go to the shopping mall.

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What sport does Ron enjoy playing?

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Baseball.

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What does Nick have for breakfast

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after he refuses to eat the burnt toast Amy makes?

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A biscuit.

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What was the reason the shrinking machine started working correctly?

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Because Ron hit a baseball in it.

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Alisha, you gave no incorrect answers.

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You've conquered the Rock Hard Quiz. CHEERING AND APPLAUSE

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I must admit, I'm feeling a lot better now.

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Maybe it's cos the music's got a lot happier. The music in movies

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can really make a difference. If I look at you like this and you

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-hear this...

-SEA SHANTY PLAYS

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It creates a different feeling from when you hear this...

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JOLLY TUNE PLAYS

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Here's someone that knows all about music.

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Hi, I'm David Arnold,

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I'm a film composer.

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Some of my credits are...

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The purpose of music in film a lot of the time

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is to hold the hand of the audience as they watch what's happening,

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but it's always to try and say what is

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difficult to say with dialogue or just with picture.

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What we are doing is playing with the way the music can

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change your perception about what's happening in front of you.

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UPBEAT MUSIC PLAYS

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It's going to be a happy-go-lucky kind of day today.

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This is all about energy and all about movement and your blood

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rushing and your heart beating so it feels much more casual.

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In the classroom when learning is hard,

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it's almost like the sound of what you've got inside your own body,

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your blood rushing and your heart beating a little bit stronger.

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Showing integrity but doing the right thing...

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RHYTHMIC MUSIC PLAYS

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CROWD MURMURS

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CALM MUSIC PLAYS

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He's the most popular kid in school

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so we keep it nice and light and bright and breezy.

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He's having fun with friends.

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It's joyful, it's optimistic, it's relaxed.

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PEACEFUL MUSIC PLAYS

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By playing music that says, "We're OK," it feels comfortable

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and it feels like there's no tension there.

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And an easy way of making it feel worse, you could play exactly

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the same music in a minor key and it immediately sounds darker.

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MELANCHOLY MUSIC PLAYS

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I think there's been a bit of a drama.

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If you're going to bed, it's almost like the last chapter of a book.

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The music, in a way, it's like the big finale.

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A big, bright, nice major key and it's all warm and delicious.

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You think, "Right, you can go to sleep now, everything's all right."

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As well as using music to change the mood of your movies,

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you can also have some fun with sound effects.

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BOING!

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Bet you didn't expect that.

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Here's some more tips for making your own cool sound effects.

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My name's Guy Rowland and I'm a sound designer.

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A lot of the effects you can do at home with just stuff

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that's around the house. It's sort of what the professionals do.

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They just take sounds that are recorded that might be for a

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completely different purpose, then put them over different pictures

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and it fools the mind into thinking you've heard something you haven't.

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A really unusual effect can be done just with a pillow

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and if you get your hands and start beating the pillow fast

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that can sound like the bird flapping its wings.

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A fun trick to play is if you record someone just

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putting their hand into an empty box, then of course you can have

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all sorts of fun with the sound of what's in the box

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and you can get something like a pumpkin or a tomato

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and just make those horrible squishy sounds on there and then

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if you put that over the picture of the hand going in the box, it makes

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you think something really horrible is going on that you can't see.

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If you've got one of these,

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if it's a metal one, it should work really well.

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All you need to do is you hold it out in front of you...

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Get a cup, hold it at the bottom, like that, and let go and...

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LASER ZAPS

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There's the laser sound from Star Wars.

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Still to come on Cinemaniacs...

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We get the behind the scenes low-down on Harry Potter

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from Neville Longbottom himself.

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A lot of fear and terror came over me.

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We show you how to make your own movie, 3-D-style.

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That is seeing both of those screens.

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And Michael Sheen, Super Actor, is...

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-# Let's dance under... #

-..singing?

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-# The chain of stars... #

-Whatever next?

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But first, it's part two of DIY Blockbuster...

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Action.

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We've given six film makers a blockbuster surprise

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of 100 extras to star in their sci-fi film.

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It was just like this never-ending line of people.

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But can they cope with directing so many people?

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-This is like the whole school.

-HE LAUGHS

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Action.

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The team need to take charge

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if these extras are ever going to listen.

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Anyone walking past would think we were a whole

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lot of lunatics, in a field, marching round with blue and orange masks on.

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All right, stop. Now cut.

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Cut!

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Everybody was just, like, pelting around and having fun and

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then Charlie just screamed over the top of his voice in the megaphones.

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And cut!

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-Loud.

-Pass it here.

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CUT!

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That's got their attention.

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We had to shout to make everyone go to their places.

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-There was a lot of shouting.

-Yeah.

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Basically what you have to do is walk into the middle,

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say "hi" to each other and be friendly.

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CROWD MURMURS

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I think we've got everyone on the right sides.

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You might know what you're trying to say

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but they might not know what's in your head.

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So trying to get what's in your head to them is also quite hard.

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And having got the extras' attention, they waste little time

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in telling them exactly what to do.

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So exactly the same as last time, shocked and then laser fingers.

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Just make sure you look at us when we wave.

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Action! THEY HOWL

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-It's good. It's what we want.

-Now I'm happy. I'm happy.

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With everyone knowing what they are doing now,

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they manage to reshoot the alien baby scene with no trouble.

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LASER ZAPS

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THEY GASP

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-Cut.

-Cut!

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OK, well done. Thanks for all coming.

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It was great to be filming with you and that's a wrap.

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THEY CHEER

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Now I feel how it is to be a teacher. BOY LAUGHS

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You can check out the team's finished movie on the CBBC website.

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DOOR CREAKS LAUGHTER

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So this is where I give you guys three top tips to help you

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create a suspense movie.

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Tip number one. You need the scariest shot in film...

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What lies behind the door?

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Tip number two. You can have so much fun with scary music.

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It's coming after him. It's all around.

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Run!

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Tip number three. You need a point of view shot.

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This shows what the character's seeing

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without revealing who that person is.

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Follow that man.

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There's my three top tips for making a great suspense movie.

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Now this...

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We get the behind-the-scenes low-down on Harry Potter

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from Matt Lewis, AKA Neville Longbottom himself.

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I remember my first week filming really vividly, actually.

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Chris Columbus took me aside and said, "Just so you're aware,

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"this is pretty much all about you this week." I was like, "Oh, gosh."

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Sort of a lot of fear and terror came over me.

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WHISTLE BLOWS Ah!

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Even at 11 years old, they let me do most of my own stunts.

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They were sort of like, "Are you OK with this?" Said to my mum,

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"Are you OK with this?" She was... I think she was more excited about it

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than I was. So they strapped me in a harness and the next thing I knew I

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was flying around on this broomstick, doing all kinds of crazy stuff.

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-HE SCREAMS

-Come back down this instant.

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On Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets, Neville gets pulled up

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by his ears by the Cornish Pixies and hung from the chandelier.

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I had to have special moulds made for my ears and so they had these

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rubber ears that they glued over the top of mine and they attached them

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to fishing rods so two guys from the creature effects department could

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stretch these rubber ears to look like I was being pulled up by those.

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Why is it always me?

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I didn't realise that was how it worked. It was... That was good.

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3-D or 2-D? I really can't make my mind up about 3-D. I mean, it costs

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a lot more to see a 3-D movie

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but there are some awesome movies in 3-D.

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If 3-D is done well it can help tell any story

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and help to enhance that.

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For example, something like Gravity where you're out in space,

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which is not something that we can directly experience.

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Hmm... It's a pretty convincing argument but I still think

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we need to find out more. It's time for a Cinemaniacs Investigation.

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My name is Dr Rod Mitchell

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and as part of our Cinemaniacs Investigation we're going to

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use these monitors to find out whether watching in 3-D

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can affect your heart rate, which could go up if you're excited.

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So all we need now is to test this out on someone, 3-D, 2-D...

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I know...we need twins. Identical twins.

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And we need identical twins to make sure that this investigation

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is as scientific as it can be.

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What is it about 3-D that you like?

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-Makes me jump.

-OK.

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You feel, like, stuff, like, getting really close to you.

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I don't notice it. After five minutes I don't notice it.

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I don't...I don't actually know it's 3-D.

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We're going to show the twins clips from three different movies

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and see how they react. The only thing that's different is that

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one of them is watching it in 2-D and the other is watching it in 3-D.

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The first clip we're going to show is from Madagascar 3.

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-I am a sea lion.

-Whatever.

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And immediately we see a reaction from James.

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And yes, his heart rate has gone up. LAUGHTER

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The second clip is from "Bugs! A Rainforest Adventure" and here

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we see two very different responses from James and Matthew, although

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our monitors are not showing a reaction from the other twins.

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The final clip is from Oz The Great And Powerful

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but this time Spencer is responding very strongly to it in 3-D.

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So what have we proved with this Cinemaniacs Investigation?

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There are different reactions by different people to watching

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a movie in 3-D. Whether it means that a 3-D movie

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is generally more exciting than a 2-D movie,

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I don't think we've proved, and what we would

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need to do is a much bigger study with lots and lots more children.

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Do you think I look like James Bond in these?

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I reckon you're going to have to make your own mind up about that

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but if you want to know how to make your own 3-D movie,

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then stay tuned for this...

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Introducing Mr Mike Tucker,

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here to show you how to create special effects Hollywood-style,

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in The Secrets Of Moviemaking.

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Today, we're going to show you how to make a 3-D camera,

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so grab a friend and let's get started.

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Have you seen any 3-D films? Have you seen a film like Hugo, for instance?

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-Yeah, I have.

-The way those films work is that they have two cameras

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pretending to be your left eye which gives you one view

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and your right eye which gives you a slightly different view.

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So for this effect, you're going to need three smartphones, a shoebox,

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a couple of pairs of cheap strong reading glasses and some tape.

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Step one. Stick a loop of tape to the back of each phone.

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So the first thing we've got to do is fix our two smartphones.

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Make sure the lens of both the phones can see

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over the top of the box.

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So it needs to be, yeah, right in the corner

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and this one needs to be right up against it. There we go.

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Step two...

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We now need to get our third smartphone set in the middle of the

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box and get it to the right height so that it's filming the two screens.

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Keep adding layers of card until the phone is the right height.

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What we're going to do now is we're going to tape that triangle

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to the back of this smartphone case.

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Now you need to find a position where that is seeing both of those screens.

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Step three...

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We now need to stop any unwanted reflections and light getting in, so

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what we're going to do is we're going to put the lid back on. But obviously

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the lid isn't going to fix, cos these two are sticking up above the edge.

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So we need to cut right the way along.

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We're going to take two pencils

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and we're going to tape those into the corners, points down. Perfect.

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Now, if you put the lid on... Can you see the camera, yeah?

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Yeah.

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To start filming, press record on the phone nearest to you.

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Remember, you only need to press record on the third phone and

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you should now see two images side by side

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which means you're recording in 3-D.

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Make sure you have something in the foreground and the background

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and keep the camera moving.

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To make a really good 3-D effect, make sure something is pointing

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towards the camera. Movement works so well in 3-D.

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You can make a simple pair of glasses to watch your 3-D film.

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So what we're going to do is we're going to

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tape two pairs of quite strong reading glasses together

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and those are now going to be your 3-D glasses.

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So hit play on that and now bring it as close to you as possible,

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until you start to see that image in 3-D.

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And that's how you make a 3-D camera.

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Hey, I'm just testing out my laugh-o-meter over here.

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So why did the chicken cross the playground?

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Because he wanted to get to the other SLIDE.

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-LAUGHTER

-Well, it seems to be

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working all right.

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Over to you, Mr Super Actor.

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And now the star of Alice In Wonderland, Tron

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and Twilight - all-round good guy

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Michael Sheen, Super Actor.

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Today I am going to go into that cinema screen there

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in front of this audience. A film is going to be shown

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and I've never set eyes on this film before.

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It will be a foreign film but there will be no subtitles.

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I will be sitting in a corner of the cinema with subtitles

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and a microphone. I have to perform every single role in this film

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and keep this audience entertained.

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Welcome to the Make 'Em Laugh Challenge!

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If I can keep the audience entertained and laughing

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for most of the film, I win today's challenge.

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Everyone sitting comfortably? Then let's begin...

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With this microphone, I'm going to have to act every single part

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in the film, never having seen the film before, so I have to see

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if I can keep you entertained whilst you watch the film.

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I just hope there are no songs because I really hate singing.

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It's time for the challenge!

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OK, will I be able to keep them

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entertained for the full one hour and 25 minutes of the film?

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We'll find out using my...

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Right, so this film's called Rolli,

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which translates into English as Rolli.

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It's a Finnish film and it's evidently all about

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a battle between elves and trolls. Wish me luck.

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'Luckily I've got subtitles to help me out.'

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Lackey and Cacophony! The map and the sextant.

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On my way, just a moment. 'I'm off to a good start.'

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Knobbly and Rolli, check the beach.

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The beach? 'Who's this? Is that a troll?

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'I think he's a small character. Maybe I should do a squeaky voice.'

0:24:490:24:52

Help! LAUGHTER

0:24:540:24:57

'The laugh-o-meter is going in the right direction

0:24:570:25:00

'but then, less than five minutes in, my worst nightmare happens...

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'a song.'

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# A land where rivers of milk can be found

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# Where treasure chests lie in the ground

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# The trolls aren't afraid of wars

0:25:170:25:22

'If I can get through that, I can get through anything

0:25:280:25:31

'but there's still over an hour left.'

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Such a new tent and all ablaze!

0:25:340:25:37

'Try as I might, this is a long movie.

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'The audience are starting to flag a little.

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'And they're not the only ones. So am I.

0:25:430:25:45

'I'm going to have to dig deep to keep them entertained through

0:25:450:25:49

'to the end. I never thought I'd say this but bring on another song.

0:25:490:25:53

'Come on, Michael. You can do this.

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'You're a Super Actor. Let's go for it.'

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# Let's dance under the chain of stars

0:26:030:26:08

# Let the party begin on a bright night... #

0:26:080:26:13

APPLAUSE 'Phew. Thank goodness that's over.'

0:26:140:26:18

-So did you enjoy the film?

-Yes.

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You did? Good. Now, what was not such a good thing

0:26:200:26:23

about my performance? What could have been better?

0:26:230:26:26

The singing. The bad thing was...out of key.

0:26:260:26:29

Off-key? How dare you? Leave this cinema now

0:26:290:26:32

and never come back. Tell me a good thing about my performance.

0:26:320:26:35

You changed your voice for different characters. That was...

0:26:350:26:38

It made it a lot easier to follow.

0:26:380:26:39

So today's challenge started with me singing very badly

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but in the end, that was what made them laugh.

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Which means, for today at least...

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# I am Michael Sheen, Super Actor. #

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Way to go, Michael.

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Next time on Cinemaniacs...

0:26:550:26:58

More Cinemaniacs get a DIY Blockbuster surprise

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when their filming location gets supersized...

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Whoa.

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We show you how to stop time in The Secrets Of Movie Making...

0:27:050:27:09

My hands are in the air like I just do not care.

0:27:110:27:13

-Minutes of me just going...

-HE PANTS

0:27:130:27:15

Jim Parsons is here. Need I say more?

0:27:150:27:18

Show's nearly up, guys, but just before we go,

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I want to tell you about piglet Babe,

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that should really be called "the piglets" Babe,

0:27:220:27:25

because Babe was played by

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over 48 different piglets because they kept growing up.

0:27:270:27:30

And each one had to wear a pig wig to make them look just like Babe.

0:27:300:27:34

What do you think? Looks pretty cool, right? I'm Oli White

0:27:340:27:37

and you've been watching Cinemaniacs.

0:27:370:27:40

And finally... 2-D or 3-D?

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-2-D.

-3-D.

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2-D.

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-3-D.

-2-D.

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2½-D.

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3-D.

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I don't know, I like them both.

0:27:490:27:51

-2-D.

-I'll go 3-D.

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-3-D.

-3-D.

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-3-D.

-Both.

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That is cheating.

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A fast moving, funny, irreverent and inspiring show about films and film-making. Presented by Oli White, this programme celebrates movie culture with strands such as Michael Sheen, Super Actor and DIY Blockbuster.

Celebrated composer of James Bond films, David Arnold crafts a personal soundtrack to the day of one cinemaniac. A group of young film-makers is given a cast of hundreds (literally) to work with in DIY Blockbuster. Michael Sheen is challenged to 'make 'em laugh!' and presenter Oli White asks the question: is 3D really worth it?


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