What if "The Rise of Skywalker" never got made and they went with Colin Trevorrow's much better "Duel of the Fates" script? The YouTube channel Mr. Sunday Movies brought this unrealized dream to life themselves.
Kyoto Animation was a beloved cornerstone of Japan's booming $2 billion anime industry when a deranged arsonist attempted to burn it all down, resulting in the country's worst act of mass murder since World War II.
This is a familiar tale. A relatable one. One that involved you and the fellas going for a nice ride through the neighborhood, getting chased by a food cart cook, wheeling on over to a rooftop party and meeting a unicycle gang.
"Jacob and the Giraffe" makes no sense. And yet, it also makes perfect sense. Come for the weirdness, stay for the incredible animation, twist ending and general visual storytelling excellence from Cool 3D World.
Video essayist Mikey Neumann breaks down the characters and drama at the heart of the early 2000s animation industry that allowed the story of "Shrek" to be told. Like onions and ogres, this tale has a lot of layers.