• Thu, Mar 8 2012

The Daily WTF: The Shining, As Told By Toy Story Characters

What do you get when you combine the suspenseful horror of Stanley Kubrick‘s The Shining with the beloved children’s characters of Pixar‘s Toy Story? A whole lot of WTF, is what.

Digital artist Kyle Lambert recently created a Toy Story version of The Shining using only an iPad, its Brushes app, and his own creepy imagination. Although some people might be disturbed by it, the story board was actually meant to delight Toy Story 3 director Lee Unkrich, who has said that he’s a fan of Kubrick’s work. And guess what? It did.

Lambert dropped off the completed project for Unkrich while visiting Pixar’s offices, and the director was totally into it, as demonstrated by the following tweet:

Here are a few more photos from the series:

View the whole wonderful thing at Kyle Lambert’s website.

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