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Sunday, April 27, 2008

THRILLER, ASIAN STYLE

Apologies to Droid: I confess I've no idea what the Sri Lankan zombie movie is that features a parody of Michael Jackson's "Thriller" video...I've been consulting my book shelves and Googling, but to no avail. If anyone's got any info on this, please let me know.

I posted the Bollywood rip-off of "Thriller" a few months ago, and I'm guessing there must be a whole bunch of other Asian rip-offs of Jacko's video...actually, this idea has got me rather excited lol. Some research is in order here, methinks. There's a version done using Lego models, but I'm totally smitten by the idea of Asian 'bootleg' versions...

But to tide you over, here's a somewhat surreal version of the "Thriller" video performed by inmates of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center, Cebu, Philippines: