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“Where Are They Now?” is a short animated film by Steve Cutts that shows the current lives of old cartoon characters. The film is narrated by Jessica Rabbit, but features many other characters like He-Man, Skeletor, the ThunderCats, Garfield, and many more. The film was selected as a Vimeo Staff Pick.
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Host John Oliver tackled Scottish independence on a recent episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (see previously). Oliver points out that both sides have legitimate concerns, but that England hasn’t exactly been kind to Scotland in the past.
We previously posted about Groundskeeper Willie from The Simpsons making a plea for Scottish independence.
Lionsgate has released a new teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, the first of two films directed by Francis Lawrence based on the novel Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins. The trailer, titled “The Mockingjay Lives,” follows reluctant hero Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) as she leads the districts in their fight against The Capitol. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is scheduled to release in United States theaters on November 21st, 2014.
The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage.
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Venezuela-based artist Gustavo Silva Nuñez is currently working on a wonderful series of hyperrealistic paintings of people swimming. As part of the project, Nuñez has been posting work-in-progress photos of the works, often with him posing whimsically with the paintings. More paintings are available on his Instagram account.
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