Andy Fleming

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Between Plotting and First Drafting

How I Used Scene Outlines to Strengthen My Story Before I Began Writing ItI recently finished plotting my second novel…yay! But while I was eager to …

Writing

24 Breathtaking Animated Movies on Netflix That Adults Will Love

Sure, Netflix has its share of gritty movies and TV shows tailor-made for binge watching, but sometimes even grownups just want to escape into fantastical worlds where animals can talk and the rules of physics don't seem to apply.<p>Start searching Netflix's vast selection of animated titles and …

Animation

Sociologists analyzed online-dating messages to find which flirting techniques work the best

Sometimes “hey” just doesn’t cut it. Sometimes a deeply considered two-paragraph introduction doesn’t either.<p>When you come across an attractive profile on a dating site, chances are you’ll put a little more thought into your message and write something longer than usual. Unfortunately, it doesn’t …

Relationships

The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

1/<p>100. "Movement and Location" (2015)<p>Brooklyn Film<p><b>Critic score:</b> 74/100<p><b>User score:</b> 8.6/10<p><b>What critics said:</b> "Despite its sci-fi hook, 'Movement and …

Ask Dr. NerdLove: My Wife Left Me Because She’s Hot And I’m Not

Hello all you horsepersons of the Twitter Apocalypse, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column that’s the latest competitor in</i> …

Relationships

Top 10 Yoga Poses To Reduce Stubborn Belly Fat For Good

Stomach fat can be one of the most difficult and stubborn areas of your body to burn off. Most of the times, a big fat tummy is the first thing …

Yoga

20+ Psychological Tricks That Will Help You Read People Like Open Books

You have probably wondered how things would be if you could read other people’s minds. Some people use their intuition for this, but if you are not …

Locarno Film Review: ‘Ruben Brandt, Collector’

“Possess your problems to conquer them.” That’s the credo psychotherapist Ruben Brandt preaches to his criminally-inclined clients in this stylish, …

Film Festivals

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries health benefits include improving cognitive function, treating urinary tract infection, preventing cancer, slowing aging process, …

Wellness

New series: Stickman Straightens Out by moviola.com

The modern entertainment industry is a confusing mix of technology and creativity. How is one person supposed to absorb all the requisite …

Coca-Cola

'Hipster kryptonite': will CDs ever have a resurgence?

They may not be as conducive to nostalgia because we may not have had the chance to miss them as much Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow<p>A substantial CD collection was once the mark of the true muso, with the format hailed for its superior sound quality and , of course, compactness. But many collections now sit …

Vinyl Records

23 Foreign Horror Films Netflix Should Just Delete Because They're That Scary

There's nothing better than a scary movie to get the adrenaline rushing through your system. Whether you're looking to get pumped up ahead of Halloween, or you need a more low-key horror movie that you can actually handle, scary movies are an unmatched experience. Once you've run through all the …

Horror

Sleep Deprivation & Depression Have Been Connected By Science & This Could Mean Better Sleep For Sufferers

Remember the last time you had a rotten night's sleep, and it made you feel tetchy, irritable, and down? The link between sleep deprivation and …

Mental Health

7 Unexpected Physical "Tells" That Show Someone Is Into You

Knowing whether or not someone is interested in you can be a tricky thing. For instane, when you're dating and trying to figure people out, the …

Relationships

Stephen King Offers Advice on How to Best Enjoy 'Castle Rock'

Throughout much of author Stephen King's career, the fictional town of Castle Rock, Maine has tied together a majority of his stories to create a …

Stephen King

The Most Personal Question You Can Ask Someone

Before you read the rest of this article please consider this: What do you think is the most personal question you can ask someone?<p><b>Some possibilities:</b><p>…

Psychology

The Strangest Comedy on Netflix Stars Jon Hamm and Daniel Radcliffe

A Young Doctor’s Notebook is hilarious, strange, and like nothing else on TV.<p>Do you ever wish you could go back in time and give your younger self a good talking to? To tell yourself what mistakes to avoid, to offer assurances, or just to give yourself some shit? This is the basic premise of <i>A Young</i> …

TV

The Best Butts On Netflix

No ifs, ands, or butts about it.<p>Photo: Netflix ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>The Tudors</b><br>Is there anything better than 16th century British butts? They …

Watch: Breaking Down the Amazing In-Camera Effects of 'Blade Runner'

Cinematographers Nic Knowland and Geoff Boyle analyze Ridley Scott's '<i>Blade Runner'</i> and explain the craft behind the imagery.Ridley Scott's <i>Blade</i> …

Blade Runner

How to hack your unconscious… to find your inner creativity

Everyone is familiar with “aha” moments, when the solution to a problem suddenly pops into conscious awareness as if from nowhere. Wouldn’t it be …

Creativity

‘Castle Rock’ Bosses on Learning from Stephen King How to Scare Viewers

When creating an original horror anthology series based on the world of Stephen King, “Castle Rock” co-creators and co-showrunners Sam Shaw and …

Stephen King

What to do when you think your life sucks

When life sucks, it’s hard to be around perpetually perky people. My college room mate had unrelenting positivity and I frequently responded with …

Self-help

These 25 Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Will Blow Your Mind

Science fiction has the power to transport us to other dimensions, expand the boundaries of our imaginations, and teach us very important lessons about being leaders and adapting to change. Once you've read through all the best sci-fi classics, you might be ready to cozy up on the couch with a …

Science Fiction

The 13 Scariest Movies You Can Watch on Netflix on Friday the 13th

Watching a scary movie on Friday the 13th seems as natural a ritual as watching something full of Yuletide cheer around Christmas, packed with love …

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries to Watch When You're Stoned

We went beyond 'Planet Earth' to give you weirdest, most enlightening, and prettiest nonfiction you can stream.<p>The joint is lit and you're ready to download information into your brain like Neo in <i>The Matrix.</i> All of a sudden the colorful grid of Netflix's documentary section pops up and the pure …

The Night Eats The World is a zombie movie with more on its mind than brains

If the zombie apocalypse actually happened, what would you do? Presumably, your first priority would be to get somewhere where you’re not in …

Horror Movies

The Conspiracy Behind 'Three Identical Strangers' Is Beyond Messed Up

The triplets from the film spoke with VICE about the shadowy reason they were separated at birth.<p><i>The following article contains spoilers</i>.<p>In the beginning, <i>Three Identical Strangers</i> plays like a feel-good movie. In the fall of 1980, Robert Shafran went off to college in upstate New York and found out …

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

7 Pieces of Filmmaking Advice I Stole From Directors Smarter Than Me

7 Pieces of Filmmaking Advice I Stole From Directors that Are Smarter Than Me<p>7 years ago I opened this blog, inspired by what <b>Ryan Koo</b> was doing with</i> …

4 Camera Techniques All Beginner Filmmakers Should Know

If you're new to filmmaking, here are some basic camera techniques that you'll want to work on.In the early days of cinema, around the late 1880s, …

Cinematography