Inspiration for Grindhouse Trailer, “Don’t”


For those fortunate souls who have enjoyed the cinematic experience of Grindhouse (the theatrical version is not available on DVD), you’ll remember the faux-trailer, Don’t.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6803Gu8tpuw

Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World)  prepared the Don’t trailer as a spoof of horror films of yester-year that featured the phrase “don’t” prominently.

After checking out the Children Shouldn’t Play with Death Things DVD, the following trailers  were included:

I found it cool to finally see some of the inspiration for the trailer.  If you’re still not satisfied by these horrible trailers, there are plenty more:

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