It’s a dancing elephant of a movie. It has a few decent moves, but you’d never call it light on its feet.
WARNING: Your eyes and ears will be be exposed to the fully spelled-out and pronounced f-word if you play the above clip.
Thanks to Dennis Cozzalio and Larry Aydlette for calling my attention to these lively and imaginative animations that breathe Kinetic Typographical life into great (and even not-so-great) chunks of movie dialog.
Below: The rules of "Fight Club."
"Ocean's Eleven." Helvetica again. Here's the plan:
Who's on first?
P.S. I've been busy reviewing February and March releases (O, what a wonderful time of year to review movies...), and if I can ever catch up to my Sun-Times deadlines I may get around to more frequent Scanners postings....
This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...
A tribute to Doris Day.