Star Wars: TIE Fighter the Anime

Star Wars: TIE Fighter the Anime

Am I tardy to the party? Nope. I was thinking about the new TIE Fighter project that I reported on last week and this came to mind again. Star Wars: TIE Fighter the Anime short film is some of the best Star Wars traditional animation that I’ve ever seen. It was uploaded to YouTube back [...]

The Comfort of the 36th Chamber of Shaolin

The Comfort of the 36th Chamber of Shaolin

From time to time we all seek to return to places that comfort us. The old saying of "You can never go home" is true in a physical sense, but I am a creature of memories. My "home" lies within my mind. Often this can be a random jumble so I use flavors, audio or [...]

Deadpool and Korg React: Masterful Marketing

Deadpool and Korg React: Masterful Marketing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7q60i_Lh_E Deadpool and Korg React... a brilliant marketing campaign from the minds of some equally brilliant minds. This viral campaign is reminiscent of Ryan's Deadpool marketing initiatives. The hilariously self aware video is the type of marketing push that I would love to be involved in. The marketing I was involved with was entirely too [...]

Disney’s Scarecrow of Romney Marsh

Disney’s Scarecrow of Romney Marsh

Walt Disney's Scarecrow of Romney Marsh was an adaptation of a series of English stories featuring "Doctor Syn," also known as "Christopher Syn, a Vicar by day, and the fearsome Scarecrow by night". The original Scarecrow series of novels was written by Russell Thorndike published in 1915. The first book in the series, "Doctor Syn: A Tale [...]

Jim Henson’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Connection

Jim Henson’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Connection

I don’t have much to say about this photo, other than I was going through my, now, decades old digital archives and ran across this awesome picture. Jim didn’t feel comfortable directing some of the action sequences for the first film, but he did it well and actually enjoyed the experience. Jim passed away on [...]