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Rudie Obias

Rudie Obias lives in Brooklyn, New York. He's a freelance writer interested in cinema, pop culture, science fiction, and web culture. His work can be found at ShockYa.com, MoviePilot.com, UPROXX, io9, ScreenRant.com, Giantfreakinrobot.com, and, of course, Mental Floss. He is also a Co-Working Evangelist for Bat Haus Co-Working in Brooklyn.

Books
15 Books With Completely Different Movie Endings
Movies
Designer Builds a Full-Size, 3D-Printed BB-8
Technology
11 Smart Ways to Reuse Your Old iPhone or Android
Movies
12 of the Most Distracting Extras in Movie History
Movies
12 Hidden Celebrity Cameos in Movies
Movies
9 Outrageous ‘Star Wars’ Fan Theories
List
15 Tips and Tricks for a Stress-Free Holiday Season
Movies
15 Bizarre ‘Star Wars’-Branded Products
Comics
10 Super Facts About Jessica Jones
TV
19 Things You Might Not Know About 'My So-Called Life'
Movies
14 Movie Characters Who Were Supposed To Die, But Didn't
Music
10 Hidden Images on Album Covers
Movies
11 Beloved Movies That Were Box Office Flops
Movies
15 Real Movie Locations You Can Actually Visit
Movies
10 Directors Who Turned Down 'Star Wars'
Movies
20 Movies You Might Not Know Were Based on Books
TV
15 Larry David Cameos on Seinfeld
TV
15 Oscar-Nominated Actors Who Started Out on Soap Operas
Fun
14 Hidden Things to Look for at Disneyland
Movies
11 Clever Moments of Movie Foreshadowing You Might Have Missed
Movies
9 Movies That Were Changed for International Audiences
Movies
12 Directors Who Hated Their Own Movies
List
8 Commercials Directed by Martin Scorsese
Movies
15 Audition Tapes of Famous Actors Before They Hit It Big
Travel
12 TV Show-Themed Cruises
Movies
15 'Star Wars' Movie Locations You Can Actually Visit
Architecture
The 13 Most Unexpected McDonald's Locations Around The World
Movies
11 Famous People Who Apologized for Their Own Movies
Odds/Ends
9 Bizarre Celebrity Product Endorsements
TV
5 Classic Game Shows That Used To Be Different
Movies
12 Crew Members Who Accidentally Appeared in Famous Movies
List
14 Side Businesses of Hollywood Actors
List
11 April Fools' Day Jokes From Google
TV
12 Unaired Pilots of Popular TV Shows
TV
11 Fun Facts About 'Sports Night'
Science
7 Google Projects That Have World-Changing Potential
List
8 Early Versions of Famous Fictional Characters
Music
20 Bands Named After Classic Literature
List
9 Authors Who Regretted The Success of Their Work
Movies
15 Famous Filmmakers Who Never Won Best Director Academy Awards
Movies
The Histories of—and Stories Behind—8 Movie Studio Logos
TV
10 Future Stars Who Appeared on 'The Office'
List
8 Casino Scams That Actually Worked
Music
6 Famous Musicians Who Wrote Jingles for TV Commercials
Music
10 Unbelievable Music Conspiracy Theories
Food
11 Defunct Breakfast Cereals Based on TV Shows
Movies
7 Filmmakers Who Directed a Scene in Someone Else's Movie
Movies
12 Stories Behind Film Production Nightmares
Movies
8 Movies That Started Shooting Without a Completed Script
Books
8 Novelists Who Were Featured on International Banknotes
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