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Famous Movies Recreated With Stock Footage

Sep 26, 2014 | 563 videos
Video by Dissolve Footage

The stock-footage company Dissolve, which advertises itself with deliciously clever videos, cut together this ingenious homage to Hollywood's greatest hits. While the video never outright names the 14 movies it reenacts—The Lord of the Rings becomes Short Friends Take a Walk to Return Some Jewelry, and so on—it's easy enough to pair each doppelgänger with its iconic sibling. Can you spot them all?

If you'd like to watch more videos by Dissolve, you may enjoy this satire of generic branding and this whimsical mockumentary about emoji

Author: Chris Heller


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