In 1933, the inventive puppet animator Ladislaw Starewicz created the stop motion animation Devils Ball, also known as "The Mascot." The 10-minute film is completely surreal from beginning to end. This story revolves around a hand-made dog puppet that comes to life. I can't imagine how long it must have taken to create all of the puppets featured in this film. Many later stop motion films were influenced by The Devil's Ball.
Today I came across this gem of a short film, "A Date With Elvis" (not to be confused with the Cramps album of the same name), which is about a monster and a witch who bring Elvis back to life from his grave. Once the pair of monsters summon Elvis, they all do cocaine and… READ THE REST
If you've ever heard about the backrooms, you'll love this perfectly-formed short horror film about being lost in them. Hardly a moment is wasted, all the top backrooms tropes are there and it has just the perfect amount of 60hz, buzzing, architecturally unsettling polish. It's by Kane Pixels and is accompanied by other shorts that… READ THE REST
In this short film by Zach Woods (Jared on Silicon Valley), Will Ferrell stars as a therapist who's having a session with a severely depressed, suicidal patient (William Jackson Harper, Chidi on The Good Place). When the therapist's son angrily bursts in to confront his father over missing an important life event (again), things take… READ THE REST
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We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. If you have a computer, the odds are high that you need a Microsoft Office subscription. After all, it's the simplest and most efficient way to create presentations, type documents, send… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Would you wash your floors with an already dirty mop? Would you dust off your shelves with the same rag you used the last time, the one that still contains the… READ THE REST