The Addams Family premiered 25 years ago. Both it and its sequel, Addams Family Values, are strange films. Not because they’re about the Addamses, but because they’re best enjoyed as vignettes—and that aspect actually makes them one of the most faithful movie adaptations out there.
Even in the dingy, often thankless role of character actor, Christopher Hart holds a special position of anonymity.
Silhouettes have been a part of art for probably longer than most of us can speculate. Put on a western or period piece and you’re likely to see the family immortalized as a black silhouette on the wall. In recent years, several artists have taken that idea into pop culture and the latest show blending these eras…
Not only are these great representations of the Addamses, but there's something about the high-gloss and painting style of the typical matryoshka doll.
Bender's selfish. Fry is lazy. Zoidberg's shellfish. Farnsworth's crazy. Their business plan is hazy. Clay Yount dresses the Planet Express crew as the Addams Family and makes us realize that Charles Addams original comics needed more brain slugs.
The Lannisters would make for an unorthodox sitcom family: Jaime and Cersei always sneaking off for a little private time, little Joffrey and his not-so-little appetite for sadism, Papa Tywin constantly wrecking his kids' lives, and Tyrion cracking dark jokes all the way through. So one artist has come up with a very…
Fresh from the success of his Alice In Wonderland, Tim Burton is staying with 3D for his next project, which is one that he's been rumored to be involved in before: A brand-new Addams Family movie unlike any previous efforts.