If you've ever seen The Avengers you may have a fascination of Shawarma. Many people do after the superhero team assembled around a table to taste the Levantine specialty after the Battle of New York. Now, you can take that fascination up a notch and make some of your own. In this episode of Binging with Babish, the pop culture chef prepares the post-credit dish and shares his recipe with all of you.
Jaws may have created the special-effects blockbuster, but it was 1968's 2001: A Space Odyssey that took visual effects from a gimmick to reinventing what cinema was capable of. Stanley Kubrick's attention to detail and his skilled crew of effects masters refined and created techniques that would go on to play pivotal roles in films to come — like Star Wars nearly ten years later. Here are four of Space Odyssey's most important contributions to film.