Watch: “The Wolf of Wall Street Chest Thump Mix”

The McConnaissance is in full swing… The heart-broken Internet community is slowly getting over Leo DiCaprio not receiving an Oscar despite their best wishes… So, why not take advantage of that and do something cool? This must be what Jonny Wilson aka Eclectic Method thought when he made this: the ‘Chest-thumping mashup’. Interestingly, the entire sequence got into the film by accident. McConaughey was using this as a relaxing technique, but DiCaprio thought it would be a good idea to make it part of his character and a defining trend for the entire film.

If you go to the Vimeo page, you can download it as well in mp3 format. It will actually make for a cool ringtone… Enjoy! Continue reading

“The Wolf of Wall Street” – Degeneracy at its finest

If there is a director capable of sitting me down for three solid hours to watch a film, that does not feel long, boring, or physically painful to my knees, it definitely is Martin Scorsese. Interestingly, his newest creation, “The Wolf of Wall Street” was originally intended to sport a whopping 240 minute long running time, but the studio stepped in and forced Scorsese to trim it down to under three hours…. Which he did – 179 minutes fits the bill perfectly, doesn’t it? It makes me wonder, what it would be like in its most pristine form, but as the saying goes: his theatrical cuts are always director’s cuts, so there is no reason whatsoever to doubt his judgment. Continue reading