Videos: Speed, Smaug, X-Men, Chuck

By Garth Franklin Saturday December 21st 2013 11:34AM
Videos: Speed, Smaug, X-Men, Chuck

Need for Speed
One of the things that the upcoming film based on the "Need For Speed" video game series is most proud of is its reliance on practical stunts. A new featurette for the upcoming "Need For Speed" film explores that aspect with the help of the film's stunt co-ordinator Lance Gilbert:

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Peter Jackson closes out the 'Smaug'-related production video blogs this week with a look at the writing and recording of the film score for 'Desolation of Smaug'.

X-Men: Apocalypse
Are you a fan of the "X-Men" films, but not the comics, and so are still confused about who the hell this arch-nemesis Apocalypse is? IGN has pulled together an effective five-minute video talking about the character's backstory which you can check out below:

Chuck Norris: The Epic Christmas Split
Forget Channing Tatum, a computer-generated Chuck Norris does the best spoof to date of the already legendary Jean Claude Van-Damme "epic split" stunt for Volvo.