Millennium Falcon? Needs More Cowbell


I think the next major Star Wars mashup (à la Star Wars Uncut) should be with all of the alternative casting choices. Get on that, Internet.
(Fast Ship by Tomas Overbai, via Comics Alliance)

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We Named The DOG Indiana!


"I told you, DON'T call me Junior!" Love Fozzie Bear as Professor Henry Jones and would find it hilarious to hear Sean Connery's as his voice. But Kermit? He looks more like one of the Nazi's than Indy. (The Jones Boys by Amy Mebberson)

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Rock Out With Your Matlock Out!


Despite appearances, attorney Ben Matlock does not wanna rock and roll all night and party every day. He just likes Peter Chris and cats. (Chet Loggins - thanks for the tip, Tristan)

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The Shining? Oh, Yeah!


It's not the river of blood pouring from the elevator at the Overlook Hotel, it's the Kool-Aid Man that's the real horror. (via forkparty)

Drinking At The Barcade

What's a video game character to do after a long day of battling giant apes and chasing yellow smiley faces through unending mazes? Drink of course. (Scott Derby's Barcade for Gallery 1988's Old School Video Game show.)

Dia De Los Muertos: Jim Henson


"My hope is to leave the world a little better for my having been there." — Jim Henson

Dead Jim is Alex Leighton's piece for the Autumn Society's Iconoclastic Dead show, where artists celebrate someone famous they admire that is either dead or alive in the "muertos" fashion.

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Kill Bill Wedding Portrait


"You know, Kiddo, I'd like to believe that you're aware enough even now to know that there's nothing sadistic in my actions. Well, maybe towards those other... jokers, but not you. No Kiddo, at this moment, this is me at my most... masochistic."

Max Dalton created First Things First, a "half martial arts – half spaghetti western style wedding picture poster" for Spoke Art's Quentin vs. Coen art show.

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Gimme A Head With Hair, Long Beautiful Hair


From Moe, Larry, & Curly to Anton Chigurh, a cinematic history of Hollywood, as told through 132 notable haircuts. Click through for more detail. (A Visual Compendium of Notable Haircuts in Hollywood by Pop Chart Lab)

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The League Of Extraordinary 30 Rock


Comic book illustrator Alex Ross' take on the cast of 30 Rock as Alan Moore's The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is awesome, pure and simple. And Jack Donaghy as Hyde is inspired casting. (Link via Comics Alliance)

Jack Donaghy as Mr. Hyde
Jenna Maroney as Victory (I think)
Kenneth Parcell as The Invisible Man
Tracy Jordan as Captain Nemo
Pete Hornburger as Alan Quartermain
Liz Lemon as Mina Harker
Frank Rossitano as a Martian

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The Last Mythological Supper


Mickey Mouse betrays Christ in Cam Rackam's Now Accepting All Major Credit Cards, a commissioned painting from M Shadows of Avenged Sevenfold. It's quite the band of motley disciples, featuring L-R: A unicorn, leprechaun, the Headless Horseman, Santa, the Tooth Fairy, Jesus, an alien, the Easter Bummy, the Loch Ness Monster, Bigfoot, Death and a jackalope. (Thanks Cam)

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Make Your Own Mario Model


Nintendo model kits by Ty Lettau for the 8 Bit Champions show. Pass the glue and check out the kits for Link and Samus. (Link via Geek-Art)

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Days of Future Pixar

I'm impressed - it's can't be easy to make Mike from Monsters, Inc. look menacing, even with adamantium claws. Mike Henderson mashes up the X-Men story line Days of Future Past with Pixar's favourite sons. (Days of Future Pixar - thanks for the tip, Shane.)

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You Talkin' To Me, Six De Niro's?


Six De Niros by Nathan Stapley - it's quite a violent group. But if I had to choose, I'd put my money on Max Cady. (via Gallery 1988)

Travis Bickle — Taxi Driver
David "Noodles" Aaronson — Once Upon a Time in America
Louis Gara — Jackie Brown
Jake LaMotta — Raging Bull
Al Capone — The Untouchables
Maximilian "Max" Cady - Cape Fear

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If You Want To Destroy My Sweater...


Hold this thread as I walk away... As I walk away.
Watch me unravel, I'll soon be naked.
Lying on the floor, lying on the floor
I've come undone.

Of all of these, I think I could only pull off the Weezer sweater. With the thread loose, it is totally my style. (founditemclothing via Buzzfeed)

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Super Muerto Bros.


Mario and Luigi meet Mexican sugar skull folk art in Eric "The Gute" Gonzalez's piece for the 8-Bit Champions show in Paris, featuring the Autumn Society of Philadelphia's and curated by Thomas Olivri of Geek-Art.net. Looking forward to seeing more from the show as I'm a long time fan.

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The Evolution of Video Game Controllers

Pop Chart Lab has yet another epic chart, this time following the change in video game controllers. I think my first foray was the Atari 2600, but I had no idea it was around so early. Click through for a more detailed version.

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Geek Food Combo


Junk food and video games — a perfect combo. Illustrator Juan Solon did this for the Italian edition of Wired and I get all the references but one: What are the fries supposed to be? Anyone? (Edit: Oh, I think they are lightsabers.)

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