Travel To Vietnam From Your Computer Screen

June 9, 2014

Watch as filmmaker Gabriel Menassier transports you to Vietnam. Placid bodies of water snake around the country and are countered by soaring karst formations and vibrant culture.

What If Wes Anderson Made A Porn Movie?

June 7, 2014

Most Anderson fans are aesthetically “turned on” by his quirky, symmetry-obsessed films. But what if he swapped carefully-sculpted facial hair for the seedier, scruffier locks present in porn films? Nacho Punch videographers offer one response.

For more Wes Anderson bliss, check out our collection of his best ads and awesome cinemagraphs.

What 2,000 Calories Actually Look Like

June 5, 2014

While body sizes and metabolisms vary, the general consensus is that the human body does well with consuming around 2,000 calories every day. Pending your appetite and dietary habits, this video will either delight you or catapult you into a lonely pit of despair.

DIY X-Men Pyro Flamethrowers, Anyone?

June 3, 2014

If you didn’t understand the latest X-Men series, you’re not alone. And surprisingly, what might actually be easier to comprehend is how to make a flamethrower a la cinema’s most-beloved mutants.

How Your Teddy Bear Has Changed Your Relationship With Animals

June 1, 2014

The physical manifestation of politics, conservationism, indoctrination and general cuteness, there’s more to the teddy bear than you might initially think. Watch on as Jon Mooallem dives into the history of America’s favorite bear and how it has affected the way we look at our animal peers.

The 25 Best Recut Trailers Ever Made

May 31, 2014

The kind of slicing and dicing that goes into crafting an engaging movie trailer rivals that of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Distilling 90 minutes (or more) into a digestible, two-minute sequence is no easy task, but it also presents editors with the opportunity to have a little fun. For example, what if Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining lost its macabre sense of doom and replaced it with the lightheartedness of a romantic comedy? Or, say, if video editors transformed The Sound of Music‘s singsongy Maria Von Trapp into a coldblooded killer? These are just two examples of editing’s transformative power. Check out all 25 of our favorite recut trailers below:

The Shining, Romantic Comedy

Mrs. Doubtfire, Horror

Breaking Bad, Romantic Comedy

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