A nifty montage of characters dancing across the screen in the movies of 2017 assembled by video editor Jacob T Swinney.
After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor – finding a new taste for adventure and earning the coveted coffee mug title of World’s Best Lover.
A 1998 ‘proof of concept’ short featuring a real life duck who transforms into a cartoon superhero, directed by Uli Meyer (who, it will come as no surprise to learn, also worked on Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Space Jam).
Meyer describes the film, scanned from a recently discovered 35mm negative, as ‘too long’.
That being said, you can still appreciate what could have been, but never was.
Blade Runner: Black Out 2022 is an anime short by Shinchiro Watanabe and the first, chronologically, in the timeline that continues with Luke Scott’s Blade Runner 2036: Nexus Dawn and Blade Runner 2048: Nowhere To Run.
Watch the full film here.