Flawless impression of Matthew McConaughey giving directions

September 14, 2014 | No comments

Comedian Josh Robert Thompson channels Matthew McConaughey telling us how to get where we need to go…

Of course, he incorporates McConaughey’s classic Jim-Morrison-inspired catchphrase.

(via Reddit)

Star Wars throne room scene without its epic soundtrack is hilariously awkward.

September 12, 2014 | 3 comments

We’ve all seen Luke, Han, and Chewbacca walk the length of the vast hall at the end of episode IV. But have you ever taken a moment and thought about what that moment would actually be like?

Take away John Williams’ stirring orchestration and it is nothing short of cringeworthy. Wonderfully awful…

Bill Murray switched places with his cab driver for the most Bill-Murray reason possible

September 11, 2014 | No comments

You just can’t make this stuff up! During a recent appearance at the Toronto Film Festival, Bill Murray regaled the crowd with a story of a “beautiful night” in Oakland.

Murray arrives following a screening of "Ghostbusters" at the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto

Apparently, he took over a cab ride last week and drove the car so the cabbie could play the saxophone.

This is Murray as FDR, but we imagine it looked something like this…

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Can you recognize all these classic movies when they’re remade with stock footage?

September 11, 2014 | No comments

To prove the extreme variety in their catalog of stock videos, Dissolve selected several famous movies and made 5 or 10-second versions of them using only stock footage.

They even gave the movies new titles that sound more like the names of stock footage clips. For instance…

Stock Video Movies

Give it a watch and see if you can recognize them all…

Napoleon Dynamite star Jon Heder sends message to young cancer patient as Napoleon Dynamite

September 11, 2014 | No comments

When Jon Heder heard that Mary Elizabeth was a big fan of Napoleon Dynamite and that she was struggling with cancer, he sent her this fantastic message wishing her well…

Good luck, Mary Elizabeth…and remember to follow your heart.

The drastic change to Frozen’s original plot that made everyone love the villain

September 10, 2014 | 1 comment

Frozen, Disney’s most successful movie to date, almost didn’t happen. Well, at least not the Frozen we know and love.

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Walt Disney became interested in adapting the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, “The Snow Queen,” in the 1930s — but he was never quite satisfied with it. It was recently revisited, and the resulting movie became a $1 billion hit.

But a new ABC special, ”The Story of Frozen” exposes the one big change that could’ve cost the studio its mega hit.

Elsa was originally the bad guy.

But as Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, the movie’s songwriting team, started exploring Elsa’s character in order to write her signature song, they found themselves unable to villify her. Instead they couldn’t help but empathize with her.

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The Duck Tales intro with REAL DUCKS at least doubles the awesomeness of the original

September 10, 2014 | No comments

You remember the Duck Tales intro, right? That peppy song that meant another exciting adventure with Uncle Scrooge and his grandnephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie?

Well, here it is again. But this time, with actual ducks…