Anyone who watched Nickelodeon growing up better take a seat. Jared Hess, the co-writer and director of Napoleon Dynamite, has just signed on to combine all of your favorite Nickelodeon characters in one massive, live-action animated hybrid movie.
We're all familiar with Sam Rockwell's brutal hero from Jared Hess' Gentlemen Broncos. But what about his metafictional other half, the femmed-up Brutus? Check out our exclusive behind-the-scenes clip with the superhero that Rockwell nicknamed the "Transvestite Captain Kangaroo."
While recalling his sci-fi roots, director (and David Lynch purist) Jared Hess revealed a little trivia: "I worked with some of the crew that worked on Dune... They had all these wacky stories about all the worms they went through, because some of them were quite phallic in their inception originally. They knew they…
Napoleon Dynamite, paranormal investigator? The husband-wife team behind the strange slice-of-life comedy reveal that the original idea for Napoleon Dynamite involved a very different plot, with crop circles, an alien conspiracy, and Napoleon fleeing from government agents.
Jemaine Clement shares his thoughts on how his scifi writer Ronald Chevalier came to be. Many of you have taken issues with the Napoleon Dynamite-esque feel to this film, but Clement's performance alone should spark some curiosity.