Good news, old, stubborn men living in a house amidst rising urban construction: it turns out attaching helium balloons to your house is an effective means of escape. The National Geographic Channel's upcoming series How Hard Can it Be? attached 300 eight-foot weather balloons to a 16'x16' house and, as you can see, were successful at getting the admittedly bare bones shanty to 10,000 feet. Though, without a moving, loss-of-love backstory to the event, what's the point, really?
See some video of the Up re-enactment under the cut.
The French Disney/Pixar blog has posted some shots of toys from the upcoming animated feature Up, thus giving us a first look at a plastic version of the Christopher Plummer-voiced character, Charles Muntz. As /Film has noted, he looks a disturbing amount like Kirk Douglas (pos... / Continue →
From BadTaste.it, here's a new glimpse of Pixar's Up. I'm really getting curious how they're going to sell any Up merchandise when the protagonist looks like Larry "Bud" Melman, but I'm sure they'll find a way (mind control).... / Continue →