I Call Fowl On This Version Of "The Shining"

January 27, 2016

Disclaimer: This video is definitely NOT SAFE FOR WORK!  Or people on psychedelic mushrooms, pregnant mothers, anyone that supports PETA, or real fans of director Stanley Kubrick.  Now that we have that out of the way...

What if the two aspiring directors from the 1988 movie Tapeheads were allowed to reboot...or should I say...remix Stanley Kubrick's version of "The Shining"?  It would probably come out like this: 

That is the work of animators Nick DenBoer and Davy Force who actually screened this at the Sundance Film Festival and lived to tell about it.  It's like a poultry truck that rolled over on the highway.  You just can't look away.  I am respectfully requesting that they take a shot at Jaws or Star Wars next.

For those of you that get the Tapeheads reference.  I couldn't end this blog without adding this:


Thumbnail photo by Todd Barnard

Photo by Andrew Fitzmiller