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The artistry behind Chuck Jones’ masterpiece, What’s Opera, Doc?

Today, it is one of the best known and most imitated of all classic Looney Tunes (“Kill the wabbit! Kill the wabbit!”), but Chuck Jones’ 1957 short What’s Opera, Doc? was not initially recognized as a modern classic, nor was it in line for any Oscars at the time of its release. These are among the revelations in …

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Annyong!: 14 characters who (mostly) say only one thing

Action cinema is filthy with men of few words, the strong and silent types who say more with less. Even within that grand tradition, however, the meteoric rise of Groot—one of the five misfit headliners of the year’s biggest hit, Guardians Of The Galaxy—has to be seen as a new victory for terseness. Pulled from the…

If there’s an uncanny valley for cartoon characters, this Space Jam-themed NBA 2K14 hack lives there

A video game hobbyist who specializes in tinkering with the NBA 2K video games has used his talents to simulate the greatest basketball match of all time: the game at the end of Space Jam with a bunch of cartoon characters and also Michael Jordan is there. By mucking around with NBA 2K14’s juicy innards, a fellow…