The folks at Pottery Barn give us all the deets on how to transform our backyards into an outdoor theater, including how to make a movie screen. Supplies are minimal and include
Does the robot in this poster look familiar? It should; it inspired George Lucas's C-P3O. Promoting Fritz Lang's 1927 film "Metropolis", the poster, sold at auction back in 2005 by the Austrian National Library, brought in an impressive $690,000. Why so spendy? The movie is considered a masterpiece and only 3 other copies of the poster are known to exist. Its art deco fabulousness doesn't hurt either!
If you're groovin' on the image but are...
Need a projector to complement your DIY projection screen?
Check out the video below, which details the process of turning an old LCD monitor and an overhead projector into a cinema projector, perfect for home movies or large scale presentations.