A production engineer by merit 
Watching movies, quizzing & facebooking are the only productive things I do
Trust me, those activities teach you more than your staff </li></li></ul><li>Rules <br />Normal infinite bounce<br />10 points for correct answer<br />Only one guess per team<br />And quiz master oru thadava sonnaa athu nooru thadava sonnea mathiri<br />
Dedicated to all the friends I have made during the last 4 years<br />
<ul><li>Recently New York times reporters decided to test how people went about this “new” six and half syllable word which could fetch one 47 points on a scrabble game, much to their expectation many could not spell/ pronounce it correctly .
Also they noted that people had funny codes like I, a fiat like, la Joe, cuckle & Hey, ya fergot La Yogurt. In order to pronounce it properly
What was the good word they were testing out?</li></li></ul><li>
<ul><li>EyjafjallajökullIts Icelandic for "island-mountain glacier"</li></li></ul><li>Employee names & corresponding work periods <br /><ul><li>1924-1928 :Slats
Chekhov's gun<br /> Chekhov's gun is the literary technique whereby an element is introduced early in the story, but its significance does not become clear until later on. <br /> The name Chekhov's gun comes from Anton Chekhov himself, who stated that :"One must not put a loaded rifle on the stage if no one is thinking of firing it."<br />
<ul><li>The fourth wall refers to the imaginary "wall" at the front of the stage in a traditional three-walled in a proscenium theatre, through which the audience sees the action in the world of the play
No its extended to refer to the imaginary boundary between any fictional work and its audience.
When this boundary is "broken", for example by an actor onstage speaking to the audience directly, or doing the same through the camera in a film or television program, it is called "breaking the fourth wall.</li></li></ul><li><ul><li>The title is based on a conversation between Sean Connery and his second wife, MichelineRoquebrune. After initially retiring from the role following Diamonds Are Forever he told the press he would not play James Bond again; her response for him was to________. She is credited at the end of the film for her contribution. As a result, it was the first Bond movie to use a non-Ian Fleming originated title
Adaptations of Shakespearean plays<br />Maqbool is based on macbeth<br />Omkara is based on Othello<br />
<ul><li>@ is fast cutting method used in film to portray a complex action through a rapid series of simple actions in fast motion, accompanied by sound effects. The technique was first given its name by Darren Aronofsky, who used the technique in his films to portray drug use. The technique is derived from @ culture of the 90’s
Films like Boogie Nights. Snatch. Hot Fuzz, and Shaun of the Dead use the technique.</li></li></ul><li>
<ul><li>Pic 1 :Hermann Rorschach best known for developing a projective test known, from his name, as the Rorschach ink blot test. Rorsach’s mask displays them
Pic 2: Kitty Genovese, "Thirty-Eight Who Saw her Murder Didn't Call the Police“. The circumstances of her murder and the lack of reaction of numerous neighbors prompted investigation into the social psychological phenomenon that has become known as the bystander effect
Her murder is pivotal in Rorsach’s story </li></li></ul><li><ul><li>X was designed by Charles Sykes and carries with it a story about a secret passion between John Montagu (Lord Montagu of Beaulieu, a pioneer f the automobile movement,) and his secret love and the model for X , Eleanor Thornton.
When Montagu commissioned his friend Sykes to sculpt a personal mascot for the bonnet of his @ , Sykes chose Eleanor Thornton as his model. Sykes originally crafted a figurine of her in fluttering robes, pressing a finger against her lips - to symbolize the secrets of their love. The figurine was consequently named The Whisper.
Meanwhile Charles skyes was approached by the Claude Johnson (manager of @ motor cars )who was looking for a mascot to his company. Sykes chose to modify ‘The Whisper’ and give it Johnson and this led to the creation of X</li></li></ul><li>
The Spirit of Ecstasy Hood ornament on Rolls-Royce cars.<br />
<ul><li>@ is a 1948 American thriller film based on the play @(1929) by Patrick Hamilton directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring James Stewart, it is the first of Hitchcock's Technicolor films,
@ is notable for taking place in real time and being edited so as to appear as a single continuous shot through the use of long takes.
The original play was said to be inspired by the real-life murder of 14-year-old Bobby Franks in 1924 by University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb.</li></li></ul><li>
<ul><li>@ is a cinematic term used to describe stylish Hollywood crime dramas, particularly those that emphasize cynical attitudes and sexual motivations. Hollywood's classic @period is from the early 1940s to the late 1950s
@ encompass a range of plots—the central figure may be a private eye ,a plainclothes policeman or a law-abiding citizen lured into a life of crime ETC
From the 1960s onward, many pictures have come out that share attributes with @ of the classic period .Such latter-day works in a @ mode are often referred to as neo@
Examples of @ include: Double Indemnity, The Maltese Falcon , Strangers on a Train & The Big Sleep etc
The term film noir (French for "black film")<br />
<ul><li>@ began film-making at the age of seven using his father's Super 8 camera. The film which influenced him in his youth was Ridley Scott's Blade Runner which he admired for its visual complexity.
As student he won laurels for his short film Doodlebug which encouraged him to continue making films
As of now @ has made 6 films, they all have an aggregate of 75+ in rotten tomatoes and 4 have place in the IMDB top 250
@ often collaborates with his brother (who writes him screenplays )
@ is the founder of the production company Syncopy Films.</li></li></ul><li>
Women Directors to be nominated for Oscar<br />
@ was an American born film director who introduced MGR in Tamil cinema <br /> During 1936-50, @ made a number of Tamil films and one Hindi film <br />@ had no knowledge of Indian languages, a problem which never affected his career as a director of films in Indian languages, especially Tamil.<br /> Many of his movies were based on the mythical characters of the Hindu religion and he had to shoot them in Hindu temples where non Hindus were not allowed. @ filmed his movies in the temples by passing himself off as a Kashmiri pundit<br />
The first X began in 1872, it has been repeated 14 more times , with each new X requiring more amount of money & manpower<br />The 15th X was launched in April 1 and will be the biggest of its kind<br />Estimated at more 1 billion $ ,the latest edition will employ 2.5 million officials and will consume about 11 million tonnes of paper<br />
Excerpts from an 1980 instructional letter, ID for what it was issued<br /><ul><li>On finding assume its broken, hence first step would be to wrap it in polythene or aluminum foil in order keep it below freezing point
After reaching a proper processing station it should be allowed come to room temperature in a dry (40% RH ) atmosphere
After that its preferable to open it in a dark room with a little higher RH
It can not under any circumstances be x-rayed by the powerful checked-luggage x-ray machines
And it must only be developed using a special protocol developed by Kodak experts who have specifically studied this problem</li></li></ul><li>
Issued by Kodak for the finders of George Mallory’s camera <br />
Find X & Y<br /><ul><li>X is the 12th letter of the Greek alphabet. In the system of Greek numerals it has a value of 40. X was derived from the Egyptian hieroglyphic symbol for water .Letters that arose from X include the Roman M and the Cyrillic letter M
Y is the eighteenth letter of the Greek alphabet, and carries the 'S' sound. In the system of Greek numerals it has a value of 200. Y has 3 representations (one in upper case, one in lower case & Another from When used at the end of a word, and the word is not all upper case)</li></li></ul><li>