Tag - claymation

Claymation Christmas

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 7: Claymation...

Since last year we were checking out the Raggedy Ann and Andy Christmas Special, seems like another one is in order. So we’ll go with Will Vinton’s Claymation Christmas. The name Will Vinton might or might not mean anything to...

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: Hey...

Each week we like to kick things off with something truly WTF-worthy. We figure if your week starts off on such a strange note, then surely it can only get better and more sane from there. EditorMikeC pointed out this clip after viewing last...

If Sam Raimi Directed an Episode of...

I had seen this previously but Rox of Spaz-House, resident artist, reminded me of it. And here’s what I want to know: who do you think snapped up the feature film rights to this? Because you know somebody has. Maybe the live action...

Mark Twain’s Mysterious Stranger...

ScottC sent this over to me and I swear I have seen the entirety of this film before. This is taken from The Adventures of Mark Twain and is truly a disturbed piece of work.

Creature Comforts polar bear

Creature Comforts: I Prefer the Ordinary...

The Aardman classic short of animals and interviews. It was turned into a series, the first season of which is on DVD. I could swear there’s an additional small bit with the polar bears that’s in some versions and not in others...

This Doh Ain’t Playin’

Ah, you know we’re desperate for dismemberment when we’ll go with formless green bits of clay. But they’re lethal green bits of clay, so at three in the morning we’ll take what we can get. I’d just like to point...

Nina Simone

Happy Birthday Nina Simone

Screenhead is celebrating the day by posting this great Aardman-created video for “My Baby Just Cares For Me”. Never before has clay been so soulful. Update: Screenhead as we knew it is no more, so here’s the thing embedded...

Wallace and Gromit in The Curse of the Were...

"But the standout of the film is...the silent and long-suffering pooch, Gromit, who could teach ninety percent of the actors working today something. He can say more in a glance than most actors can using their entire range of tools. Just...