Watch a whole bunch of beloved Simpsons characters get brutally murdered

There’s something uniquely satisfying about claymation gore. The thick, mealy texture of it rips, peels, bubbles, and spews in ways that evoke the best work of Italian horror icons like Lucio Fulci. Lee Hardcastle, a U.K. filmmaker and “one-stop-shop claymation studio,” has made this kind of exploitation his bread and…

Amazing stop motion music video honors John Carpenter, Robocop, and more

A loving tribute to VHS and ’80s aesthetics, the music video for Gunship’s “Tech Noir” is a stop-motion tale of a post-apocalyptic world where the video cassette reigns supreme. Opening with a narration by John Carpenter, the video was directed by Lee Hardcastle who gets to throw in his very best gruesome effects once…