Thursday, May 19, 2011

Tintin movie trailers

Before weighing in on the first Tintin film, I'll give Peter Jackson-Steven Spielberg more of a chance than these quick teaser trailers. Gut I must admit I'm not excited by the "realistic" look to the characters. Having them look as much like Herge's orginal would have been preferable. Much of the charm of the comics, actually, is in their single-line nature. Bring them into 3-D may result in a loss of that. Still, the idea of Tintin on the big screen seems like fun.

Video find: Kinks unplugged in hotel room

Not the band's greatest period, but still cool to see: