50 Years Ago of the Day: The Umbrella Man

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50 years ago today, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Amongst the many coverup conspiracies revolving around the event, one particular oddity of that fateful day is brought to attention by film maker, Errol Morris. The Umbrella Man is a fascinating short film that brings to light how the human condition can find cause suspicion in perfectly innocent occurrences if the opportunity for suspicion presents itself.

A New Perspective of the Day: This is What Hanging Out Looks Like in 2013

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Check out "I Forgot My Phone," a short film that paints a bleak and eerily accurate picture of what hanging out with friends actually looks like in today's mobile age.

Nightmare Fuel of the Night

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BlackBoxTV brings this short horror film about a man who is haunted by visions of the Internet urban legend Slender Man. Have a great night staying up.

Lights Out

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The short film Monster Roll (AKA The Cove, Part 2) rejoices in schlocky horror as sea monsters take revenge against the sushi industry. If there's enough interest in the short, the team wants to make a feature-length flick.

Marriage Proposal of the Day

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David Pogue, a tech writer for the New York Times, put together a marriage proposal that puts all others to shame. Pogue made a trailer of his relationship with his now soon-to-be-wife Nicky, and convinced a resort theater to play it as part of a movie night. A hidden camera captured every moment of Nicky's reaction.

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Winnie The Pooh Short of the Day

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Teamwork makes the dream work -- and in this case, it also will give you the warm and fuzzies.

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