Entries Tagged as 'animation'

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

‘Borrow Time’—A Dark Animated Tale from Two Pixar Animators

While Pixar movies are aimed at adults as well as kids, they’re nowhere near as dark as this animation by Pixar animators Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj. The short film reveals a very bleak tale of personal tragedy set in the landscape of the Wild West, a tale that has plenty of loss and mourning [...]

Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Guy Photoshops Himself Singing into Stock Photos

Stock photos have really come into their own in the age of photo and video editing software, as it means the straight-laced poses of the models can be used very creatively. And that’s what’s happening in this video by MysteryGuitarMan who has placed himself singing in stock photos, making for very amusing results.

Sunday, December 24th, 2017

The Many Movies The Simpsons Has Paid Tribute To

The Simpsons is know for its quick-fire, blink-and-you’ll-miss it gags and one industry they love paying tribute to with these is the movies. In this awesome supercut put together by Vimeo user cgmzz, 27 (there are many more) of the films the series has referenced are pointed out, along with the scenes they’re parodying.

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Star Wars Meets Mario Kart in this Awesome Fan Made Animation

If you’re the kind of person who is not only a fan of Star Wars but also loves Mario Kart then this is going to blow your damn mind, because those two worlds collide in a brilliant mashup animation by YouTuber Dark Pixel. Set in the Mario Kart world, the Nintendo characters are given Star [...]

Monday, December 4th, 2017

The Story Behind the Worst Video Game of All Time

When it comes to video games, there is one game in particular that is renowned for being one of the worst video games ever made—and the biggest flop of all time. That game is ‘E.T, The Extraterrestrial’ for Atari 2600 and the game’s designer, Howard Scott Warshaw, far from being ashamed that the game has [...]

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Hunter S. Thompson Discusses Hell’s Angels and Outlaws in this Awesome Animation

As an outlaw himself, both in literary and lifestyle terms, writer Hunter S. Thompson is in a fine position to discuss the outlaw life. In this interview from 1967 with Studs Terkel Thompson talks about his time spent with one of the most notorious outlaw groups in America, the Hell’s Angels.

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Let Your Mind be Blown with this Animation On Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) isn’t probably something you’re totally familiar with, but that’s OK because this animation will teach you all about it in a way that won’t have you too confused. OK maybe just a little bit. The video was created for the Bijvoet Center for Biomolecular Research.

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Philosopher Alain de Botton Reflects on the Wisdom of Pessimism

People often tell pessimists to lighten up or look on the bright side, but here British philosopher Alain de Botton details why being a pessimist isn’t always bad. Teaming up with director Claudio Salas and around 30 different animators they’ve made a 2-minute visual essay for de Botton’s School of Life project.

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Watch the First Trailer for Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle of Dogs’

News broke earlier in the year that, after The Fantastic Mr. Fox, Wes Anderson was directing another stop motion animation movie. Called the Isle of Dogs Fox Searchlight have recently just dropped the first trailer for the film which features the voices of Bill Murray, Bryan Cranston, Scarlett Johansson, Edward Norton, Frances McDormand, and Jeff [...]

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Lego Grand Theft Auto

No doubt riding the trend of Lego movies that have recently made it to the cinema, from The Lego Movie to Lego Batman and the upcoming The Lego Ninjago Movie YouTube channel Nukazooka have created their own one. Well it’s not quite a movie but it could form the basis of one. It sees the [...]

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Rick and Morty – Pickle Rick the Action Figure!

Anyone who is a Rick and Morty fan will no doubt be watching the new season, which before it had even come out had given us an instance classic just from the trailer. And that was Pickle Rick, the pickle version of boozy scientist Rick Sanchez, who turned himself into a pickle to avoid family [...]