Mash-up of 'Up' and 'Gran Torino' Trailers = Pure Genius

December 23, 2009

In the artists' video description, he poses the question, "Was it just me, or were Up and Gran Torino the same movie? This trailer proves it."

Now, I don't know if they were the same movie, per se. But I do think Gran Torino would have benefited from some more talking dogs. And Clint holding on to some helium balloons.


Sylvie Kim

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Sylvie Kim is a contributing editor at Hyphen. She previously served as Hyphen's blog coeditor with erin Khue Ninh, film editor, and blog columnist.

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Nice, when is the Avatar/Last Samurai/Dances With Wolves one hitting the YT?