Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Apartment Christmas Prank

How awesome! So this guy Louie leaves a friend his apartment keys for a week. So far, so good. And then they decide to wrap his entire apartment in wrapping paper! But of course! LOL!

Boston University LipDub

On a chilly day in early December 2009, over 120 students from different walks of life at Boston University came together to make a LipDub video to two of Jackson 5's famous songs: I Want You Back and ABC. As with all LipDub videos, the music video is recorded all in one take, with careful coordination between all of the students to ensure a fluid, exciting video.

The video took just over a month to organize and shoot, and it truly was a group effort led by the Kevin Lee, the VP of IFC, and Geogia Poirvre, along with cooperation from the university administration, buildings and grounds, student
activities office, and many more divisions on campus.

Jack vs Santa

Jack Bauer interrogates Santa. That's all you need to know and don't ask any questions.

Lady Gaga's Christmas Album

The comedy people from LandLine TV show us what may or may not be a brilliant business idea, a Lady Gaga Xmas album.
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Lady Gaga gets in the holiday spirit with this compilation of soon to be classics such as Bad Snowmans and Ho-ho-Hoker Face .

The Sorcerer's Apprentice - Official Trailer in HD

Official trailer for Disney's The Sorcerer's Apprentice.

Walt Disney Studios, producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Jon Turteltaub, the creators of the National Treasure franchise, present THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE -- an innovative and epic romantic comedy adventure about a sorcerer and his hapless apprentice who are swept into the center of an ancient conflict between good and evil.

Balthazar Blake (NICOLAS CAGE) is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath (ALFRED MOLINA). Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler (JAY BARUCHEL), a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as his reluctant protégé, giving him a crash course in the art and science of magic. Together, these unlikely partners must stop the forces of darkness. It'll take all the courage Dave can muster to survive his training, save the city and get the girl as he becomes THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE.

Alice in Wonderland - New Official Full Trailer (HQ)

Yay! Official full trailer for Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland.

Coming to the big screen in Disney Digital 3D™ on March 5, 2010, ALICE IN WONDERLAND is an epic 3D fantasy adventure starring JOHNNY DEPP as the Mad Hatter and MIA WASIKOWSKA as 19-year-old Alice, who returns to the whimsical world she first encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her childhood friends: the White Rabbit, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Dormouse, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and of course, the Mad Hatter.

The Machine – by Smoke&Mirrors

'The Machine', written by Michael, from Barrow-in-Furness and a student at Edge Hill, emphasises just how powerful bright vending machines can be in attracting young people to purchase cigarettes and other tobacco related products.

TRD (Tobacco Related Deaths) - bySmoke&Mirrors

Mo Iqbal, explores the negative practices in the marketing of cigarettes and the depiction of smoking in the media in his film TRD (Tobacco Related Deaths), starring actor, Matt Littler, actress Carly Stenson, as well as singer, Natasha Hamilton.

Don’t Fall For It - by Smoke&Mirrors

Joe Washington’s film, ‘Don’t Fall For It’ highlights how the tobacco industry targets potential new smokers and creates a rallying cry for young people to take a stand against the tobacco industry.

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Guerrilla Handbell Strikeforce

Cool new hidden camera skit by @ImprovEvery
This will get you into the christmas spirit!
For their latest mission, a 13-member handbell choir provided some unexpected accompaniment for a Salvation Army bell ringer on Lexington Avenue in Manhattan.

LEGO Kipper

The animated ad illustrates the huge variety of things you can make out of LEGO bricks by way of a battle between a mouse which, when threatened by a cat, turns into a dog. The cat turns into a dragon and so on to a submarine and a submarine-eating kipper.

Simon's Cat 'Snow Business'

Simon's cat is at it again! In this video the cat discovers snow and finds out that winter can be quite unpleasant. Funny animation, as always.

'Robin Hood' Trailer HD

Oh okay, I didn't know about this. So here's a trailer for Robin Hood, yet another remake. Don't know what to make of this yet.
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Ridley Scott helms a script by Sleeper Cell scribes Ethan Reiff and Cyrus Voris as they tackle this revisionist take on the Robin Hood legend, which finds the noble Sheriff of Nottingham (Russell Crowe) attempting to deal with the exploits of a less than virtuous Robin Hood while gradually being drawn into a heated love triangle involving the legendary thief and the beautiful Maid Marion.

Dangerous Wands

Danngerous Minds meets Harry Potter in this brilliant and funny spoof trailer from the people @collegehumor
Hermione Granger could teach at any magic school in England, but she chooses a ghetto magic school shows that sometimes the best defense against the dark arts is ... to care.

The Muppets: Ringing of the Bells

This comes a couple of days late but it's worth the wait. The Muppets are back with a new video, here we have them singing (or are they? does this really count as singing?) the christmas song "ringing of the bells". Muppet style. So you know it's .... good!

Christmas Light Hero

Wow, this is pretty awesome! What do you get when you mix a Christmas Light show with Guitar Hero? Christmas Light Hero! That's how you play Christmas!

Neil Diamond Sings The Chanukah Song by Adam Sandler

Cool animated cartoon style video of Neil Diamond singing “The Chanukah Song” by Adam Sandler in this cool animation video directed by Teqtonik, featuring the Guns N’ Roses new guitarist Dj Ashba. Now you know.

Le Recyclage de Luxe Show Online Film Festival avec The Auteurs

Le Recyclage de Luxe Show Online Film Festival avec The Auteurs – FIND OUT MORE at: Stella Artois will be presenting for free a daily series of French classics of the 60s by Truffaut, Godard, Marker, Demy, and Resnais only at The Auteurs. Make your week a little more de luxe... 7

By: Stella Artois Auteurs

Deal or No Deal – Olly Murs – X Factor

X Factor 2009 finalist Olly Murs impressed the judges throughout the auditions, boot camp and live shows. But he first hit our screens in 2007 playing Deal or No Deal, did he spank the Banker?