The number of mashups, edits and other creative videos that you can find on YouTube is constantly growing.
One of the many sub-genres are fan trailers with a twist. While the quality of some of these trailers isn't stellar, others are produced to almost the same standards as the big studios they're parodying.
Here are a couple that I came across that really blew me away.
Monty Python's "Holy Grail" as a serious historical drama:
What about a "happy" version of The Shining?
Robin Williams' hit comedy Mrs Doubtfire recut as a horror? Yeah someone's done that too:
There's literally hundreds of others out there. Some of them take the more "old style" approach to their treatment, like this Silence of the Lambs trailer:
Of course while I do enjoy these I still wonder how on earth people find the time to make them all! 🙂