Cartoon Palooza: The Buzz Lightyear Animated Series Pilot
For a time, Pixar co-produced one of their only animated series based on Buzz Lightyear from their Toy Story
series. Joey takes a look at the pilot episode, which works as a tv-movie.
Cartoon Palooza: Penguin Highway
Joey received encouragement from Eleven Arts to review their Japanese animated film Penguin Highway
Cartoon Palooza: Does Up Still Hold Up?
Disney and Pixar's award winning classic will be turning 10 years old. Figured it was a good opportunity to see if it still holds... UP!
Cartoon Palooza: Norm of the North 2
Well, Joey didn't think this day would come, but the sequel to one of his most hated movies has finally come! See what he thinks of the sequel to Norm of the North
Cartoon Palooza: Gaither's Pond - The Lure Depths
When Joey thinks Southern Gospel, all he can think of is crappy CG? Is it like Foodfight
? Let's check it out in his Patreon requested review!
Cartoon Palooza: Jonny Quest
Does Jonny Quest
manage to be the trend-setter to great action for television animation? Let's find out!
Cartoon Palooza: Is Shaggy a Super Saiyan God?
The Internet has given us a new meme in the form of Shaggy from Scooby-Doo
. Except he's actually A SUPER SAIYAN! See what Joey has to say about this epic nonsense!
Cartoon Palooza: Best Animated Films of 2018
After watching a handful of animated films last year, Joey gives his thoughts on the films he thought were the best!
Cartoon Palooza: Cinderella 3: A Twist in Time
Does this third Disney direct-to-video sequel manage to do the impossible by being... a good sequel?
Cartoon Palooza: Bumblebee
The first Michael Bay produced Transformers
film that might... shocker... get something right! Here is Joey's review of the latest Transformers
Cartoon Palooza: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Without spoiling too much, Joey went to an advanced screening of the new Sony Pictures animated film. Will Sony get Spider-Man right in a new medium?
Cartoon Palooza: Top Five Worst Disney Animated Musical Numbers
Joey counts down the worst Disney animated songs in musical number form. This list will go into territory like domestic abuse, racism and the worst crime of all... BOREDOM!
Cartoon Palooza: The Princess and the Frog
Joey takes a look at one of the last traditionally animated films from Disney, featuring a positive African American role that breaks away from the studio's traditional stereotypes!
Cartoon Palooza: Next Gen
Joey's review of the cyberpunk animated movie released for Netflix, featuring a cursing talking dog played by Michael Pena, just so you know!
Cartoon Palooza: Why Adventure Time Mattered
With the Adventure Time
finale happening a couple of weeks ago, Joey looks back at the Cartoon Network hit in this video essay on why its humor, style and message helped define a generation and become a part of pop culture.
Cartoon Palooza: Peter Rabbit
Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit was adapted into a feature film starring James Corden as the hero and Joey gives his thoughts on it.
Cartoon Palooza: Steamboat Willie
Joey discussses the importance of Steamboat Willie
, its significance to pop culture and debunks claims towards the iconic Mickey Mouse cartoon!
Cartoon Palooza: Disenchantment
With the first 10 episodes released, Joey shares his thoughts on Matt Groening's third animated series set in the magical realm of Dreamland!
Cartoon Palooza: Christopher Robin
Does the classic stuffed bear get his honey and eat it in Disney's latest live-action take on their animated characters?
Cartoon Palooza: The Worst Rick and Morty Episode
Joey discusses what may be his least favorite episode of the hit Adult Swim series Rick and Morty
Cartoon Palooza: The Incredibles
After watching Incredibles 2
, Joey revisits the first film that has action, galore and themes of objectivism!
Cartoon Palooza: your name
Joey looks at the anime hit your name
. No... not asking what your name is... that's what the movie's called! See what he thinks about the sci-fi romance!
Cartoon Palooza: Flintstones WWE Stone Age Smackdown
Much like Scooby Doo Wrestlemania Mystery
, this is another WWE crossover with well known cartoon properties. However, does this bring back the Flintstones from the stone age?
Cartoon Palooza: Woody Woodpecker
The smash hit cartoon from the '40s is given a confused live action feature film that makes it hard to tell who this was made for exactly!
Cartoon Palooza: Kung Fu Panda
A short review of one of Joey's favorite animated films of all time. Fighting, Chinese Folklore and Jack Black... what more could you ask for?
Cartoon Palooza: Arthur
After 20 years of still being on the air, is the PBS show still worth checking out thanks to Viewers like You?
Cartoon Palooza: The Three Bears
Wonder where the bizarre internet meme came from? Well, here's your chance to see how one bear's discovery upon the human hands that soiled his delicacy.
Cartoon Palooza: Mickey's Magical Christmas
Joey looks at the House of Mouse
Christmas special that takes all of your favorite Disney characters and has them limited to tv grade animation!
Cartoon Palooza: Cars 3
It ain't over until it's motor! Yeah... that was not a good car pun. Here is Joey's look at the potential last installment to the Cars
Cartoon Palooza: Cars 2
Ready for an animated spy thriller starring the comedy genius who brought us Delta Farce
Cartoon Palooza: Cars
Joey takes a look at Pixar's strangest franchise starting with the first cliched story that may or may not have aged well!
Cartoon Palooza: Hell and Back
Time to go to hell in this raunchy stop-motion animated film. Does its Happy Madison-type cast stick this film close to Eight Crazy Nights
Cartoon Palooza: Lonesome Ghosts
Disney has made great holiday classics. Let's watch one of their earliest spooky shorts starring Mickey, Donald and Goofy!
Cartoon Palooza: Hotel Transylvania 2
With the sequel to the hit Sony Pictures Animated film, does it capture the same charm or is it "blah, blah-BLAHHHH"?
Cartoon Palooza: McDonald's Scared Silly
Joey takes a look at the Patreon requested short McDonalds's customers received as an apology for giving them high cholesterol! Brought to us from the minds behind Rugrats
Cartoon Palooza: Spectacular Spider-Man
The last of Joey's Spider-Man cartoon reviews follows a series that took advantage of what little time it had on television.
Cartoon Palooza: Spider-Man: The New Animated Series
Having been introduced to Spider-Man during the Sam Raimi films, Joey was there to witness the Sony produced series that left as soon as it swung on MTV.
Cartoon Palooza: The Emoji Movie
By popular request, here is the movie most people have not shut up about!
Cartoon Palooza: Captain Underpants
Joey watches and reviews the movie he has been waiting for since he was in the Third Grade!
Cartoon Palooza: The Chipmunk Adventure
This month's theme of movies based on popular Saturday morning cartoons continues with Alvin and the Chipmunks going on an adventure without Rodent-based puns!
Cartoon Palooza: Transformers: The Movie
What better movie to kick off this month's theme of Saturday Morning Cartoon movies than one of the most successful cartoons from the '80s? Is there more than meets the eye?
Cartoon Palooza: Shrek 2
Dreamworks Month concludes with the movie you either think is better than the first or somewhat worse. Let's see what camp Joey falls under!
Cartoon Palooza: The Prince of Egypt
Ever wonder why this film's considered a cult classic? Let's find out in one of DreamWorks's first animated films!
Cartoon Palooza: Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Joey finishes Disney Live Action-Adaptation Month with a tale as old as 1991, now turned into a live-action blockbuster!
Cartoon Palooza: Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Joey wonders if Tim Burton's take on the classic fantasy story is worth the trip down the rabbit hole.
Cartoon Palooza: 101 Dalmatians (1996)
'Member Glenn Close when she said "Woof Woof?" Joey does, as he examines the live-action Disney remake that started the current trend.
Cartoon Palooza: Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
We conclude this year's Batman Chronicles with two movies that come together for one hell of an adaptation of Frank Miller's iconic comic!
Cartoon Palooza: Batman: The Killing Joke
Batman Chronicles continues with the controversial adaptation of Alan Moore's one-shot Joker story!
Cartoon Palooza: The LEGO Batman Movie
For the first time in a few years, the Batman Chronicles makes a comeback with the animated hit some are saying is the current best Batman movie of all time!
Cartoon Palooza: Un-Valentines Day - Winnie the Pooh
So it's the day after Valentines Day... So what? Let's watch a nice holiday special from an underrated show with great characters!
Cartoon Palooza: The Brave Little Toaster
This month it's all about the love, starting with Joey's latest Patreon requested review of a movie he loves that's heavens-to-betsy-levels of depressing!
Cartoon Palooza: Farewell, Regular Show
After 8 seasons, the hit animated series that appealed to the slacker in all of us has come to an end. Consider this a brief ode on its impact for Joey growing up!
Cartoon Palooza: Norm of the North
This movie twerked its way towards the worst movies of 2016, but is it enough to consider it one of the worst animated movies of all time?
Cartoon Palooza: The Average Animated Films of 2016
Thought this would be a countdown? Look into why Joey decided to give these films of 2016 a retrospective instead!
Cartoon Palooza: A Crash Bandicoot Cartoon?
A leaked animation featuring everybody's favorite orange marsupial that led people to wonder if there were plans on featuring an animated series based on the hit video game!
Cartoon Palooza: Disney's Paul Bunyan
A Big Man gets a Short Film, courtesy of the Walt Disney Company!
Cartoon Palooza: Wakko's Wish
Here's a Patreon requested review that's zany to the max! It's Animaniacs!
Cartoon Palooza: Are Anime Cartoons?
Joey discusses a topic that he had no idea was being discussed in animation circles.
Cartoon Palooza: Blue Cat Blues
Remember when Tom and Jerry committed suicide? Joey discusses this controversial and still discussed short.
Cartoon Palooza: The Book of Life
Does the passion project by El Tigre
creator Jorge Gutierrez bring life to the Day of the Dead?
Cartoon Palooza: Over the Garden Wall
This Halloween, Joey revisits the Cartoon Network miniseries that both scared the crap out of us and giggled with glee.
Cartoon Palooza: The Boxtrolls
You can say this Laika film thinks outside the box! Here is Joey's review of The Boxtrolls
Cartoon Palooza: Foodfight
Some consider this the worst animated movie of all time... and others are comparing it to Sausage Party
Cartoon Palooza: Pokemon - I Choose You
In light of ANOTHER Pokemon
craze, let's look back at the first animated show representing the pocket monsters!
Cartoon Palooza: One Punch in the USA
What happened if the popular manga/anime were adapted for Americans... by Americans?
Cartoon Palooza: Ghostbusters: Prime Evil
Joey talks about deception, fanboy rage and controversy... as well as the Ghostbusters
Cartoon Palooza: The Lion King
The king has returned... but Joey ponders whether that is a good thing.
Cartoon Palooza: The Blue Umbrella
A review of one of many great Pixar shorts in time for a new Pixar movie!
Cartoon Palooza: Space Jam
Joey asks if you are ready to Jam with Michael Jordan and the Looney Tunes, '90s style!
Cartoon Palooza: The Smurfs
The epic rivalry between the Cartoony Canuck and the Jolly Jabroni concludes with a review of Sony's take on the Smurfs!
Cartoon Palooza: Wonder Woman
Time to wonder... about Wonder Woman! Yeah, obvious word play is obvious.
Cartoon Palooza: Bee Movie
Before we see Louis CK make an animated movie, let's watch another comedian's "stinger."
Cartoon Palooza: Hoodwinked 2
What were you expecting this Valentine's day? Roses? Well, how about a review of an underwhelming animated sequel?
Cartoon Palooza: Mr. Pickles
Joey looks at what some consider to be the strangest thing on Adult Swim... as if that's not saying enough!
Cartoon Palooza: Stimpy's Fan Club
A lot of people have been waiting for Joey to address this infamous episode of Ren & Stimpy
Cartoon Palooza: Frozen Fever
There's a fever for Frozen
... and the only prescription is more Frozen
! Do you wanna build a snowman?
Cartoon Palooza: The Inspector Gadget Movie
Joey feels this live-action adaptation of the DIC animated series should be thrown in the Go Go Gadget Bargain Bin.
Cartoon Palooza: Wreck-It Ralph and Pixels
The Ying and Yang of Arcade-inspired movies. Let's see how well they compare!
Cartoon Palooza: Scooby-Doo Wrestlemania Mystery
Scooby Doo meets the Unnecessary Meme in the most unexpected cross-over between two corporate properties.
Cartoon Palooza: The Halloween Tree
A Halloween special from the 90's that combines Leonard Nimoy and Ray Bradbury... how did Joey manage to miss that?
Cartoon Palooza: Coraline
Let's take a look through button-eyes and see if this is worth calling a new Halloween classic!
Cartoon Palooza: Top Five Animated Dogs
Joey hopes he doesn't end up in the doghouse if he doesn't include your favourite canine from the world of animation. See what car chasing pets made the list.
Cartoon Palooza: Robin Hood
Does the legend of Robin Hood work best with talking animals and recycled animation?
Cartoon Palooza: A Close Shave
Remember when Shawn the Sheep got his start from Wallace and Gromit? Let's revisit the short he got his start from!
Cartoon Palooza: Teen Titans Go!
More like "Teen Titans No!" heh... Let's see what Joey has to say about this seemingly popular series on Cartoon Network.
Cartoon Palooza: Does Voice Acting Matter?
It makes Joey wonder through arguments supporting (and heavily disagreeing) on celebrity voice work.
Cartoon Palooza: Butthurt Anime Fan
Joey reviews a College Humor short poking fun at anime fanboys? Let's see how that goes!
Cartoon Palooza: Shrek
Time to get SHREKED... in the least pervasive way possible. The one film that started a crazy set of trends!
Cartoon Palooza: Underdog
There's going to be plenty of need to fear as Joey revisits the live-action take of the Underdog
Cartoon Palooza: Teen Titans Go - Let's Get Serious
Joey finally reviews a Teen Titans Go!
episode. And guess what? He think it sucks. Here's one episode as to why!
Cartoon Palooza: The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
Are 'ya ready Kids? With the new movie out, let us revisit the first time our friends from Bikini Bottom made the jump to the big screen!
Cartoon Palooza: Akira
Now it's time for Joey to FINALLY look at an anime film. This time, it's the revered classic from the 1980s that arguably made anime popular in the west.
Cartoon Palooza: Hiller's Magical Moustache
Well... it was requested from the creators, so Joey couldn't resist checking this bizarre short out!
Cartoon Palooza: Rabbit of Seville
What a Maroon! Thinking he would start 2015 with this classic Looney Tunes short!
Cartoon Palooza: Disney's A Christmas Carol
This may as well be the 34583rd film adaptation of A Christmas Carol
, now brought to us from the schmucks at Image Movers! Bah, Humbug!
Cartoon Palooza: The Santa Experience
Does this Rugrats Christmas special stay on the naughty or nice list? Well, it has Satan's hellspawn learning the true meaning of Christmas... that's worth checking in!
Cartoon Palooza: Dexter vs. Santa Claws
Is this REALLY the worst episode of Dexter's Lab
? Let's see for ourselves in Joey's first holiday themed review this month.
Cartoon Palooza: Top Five Mickey Mouse Shorts
To celebrate the 86th anniversary of one of his favorite cartoon characters, Joey counts down some of his most memorable moments!
Cartoon Palooza: Is Hand Drawn Animation Dead?
While he doesn't propose an answer, Joey discusses factors and tastes that contribute to the lack of hand-drawn films in the mainstream market.
Cartoon Palooza: The Critic
What is it? A piece of crap! That's what it apparently is, according to comedy genius Mel Brooks!
Cartoon Palooza: Halloween Mystery Review
In the previous episode, Joey ended it wanting to watch ParaNorman
. But what did he stick into his DVD player instead?
Cartoon Palooza: Overtime
Halloween 2014 continues on the Palooza! Joey looks at what some consider the surreal and dark tribute to Jim Henson.
Cartoon Palooza: Hotel Transylvania
Is this movie a graveyard smash or an undead turkey starring the Happy Madison goons?
Cartoon Palooza: Get a Horse
Joey discusses whether the latest innovative Mickey Mouse short holds up to practically a decades long legacy of cartoons starring the titular character.
Cartoon Palooza: A Fairly Odd Summer
I blame Dinkleberg! Let's watch the review to the latest (and hopefully last) live action Fairly Odd Parents
Cartoon Palooza: Rejected
A talk about personal rejection and a short that deals with an animator intentionally wanting rejection. Cue the dozens of viewers shouting "My Spoon's TOO BIG!" or "I am the Queen of France!"
Cartoon Palooza: Cats Don't Dance
Mark Dindal's directorial debut, featuring singing felines and 5-year old insane villains!
Cartoon Palooza: Chicken Little
Joey doesn't think the sky is the only thing falling in this review of the 2005 Disney effort.
Cartoon Palooza: I Love to Singa
Do you love to sing-ah about the moon-ah or the june-a or the spring-ah? It's a legitimate question!
Cartoon Palooza: Robots
Let's take a journey down to Robot City, where we discover a movie that walks a fine line between great to fair at best.
Cartoon Palooza: The Grim Adventures of KND
Nothing beats a good crossover, unless it's Cartoon All Stars
, but that's an anomaly!
Cartoon Palooza: The Nut Job
Watch as Joey witnesses the animated movie he found the most disappointing from earlier this year!
Cartoon Palooza: Rugats Go Wild
Would Nigel find this crossover "Smashing"? Let's see how this insanity unfolds with the last theatrical movie featuring The Rugrats!
Cartoon Palooza: The Bubsy Pilot
Well, Joey was bound to review a bad short cartoon eventually. In this case, it's a failed pilot for a video game adaptation.
Cartoon Palooza: A Drawing Watches Rio 2
Blue Sky makes a sequel that ISN'T a part of the Ice Age
franchise! But is it worth it?
Cartoon Palooza: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
Let's see if this sequel should be left alone like the complimentary salad I usually get! Complete with a very special guest!
Cartoon Palooza: Dredd
It's judgement time! Joey reviews a comic book movie (as if we've had enough of those in recent years)!
Cartoon Palooza: A Drawing Watches The LEGO Movie
Is this the most original animated movie to come out in ages or just an American knock-off of A Town Called Panic
Cartoon Palooza: Turbo
...It's Power Rangers Turbo-tastic TIIME!!!! Yeah, who saw that joke coming? Joey continues to explain his distaste for DreamWorks with their snail racing picture.
Cartoon Palooza: Surly Squirrel
While Joey considers The Nut Job
to be a disappointment, he doesn't feel the same way about the original short it sprung from!
Cartoon Palooza: Why is Western Animation Viewed as a Kids Genre?
For all the adults and teenagers whose felt the pressure of walking into a theater of toddlers trying to enjoy a movie while feeling judged by parents... this editorial is for you!
Cartoon Palooza: Ret Hot Riding Hood
How about we watch the short based on "Little Red Riding Hood" directed by Tex Avery. You know...the one where the Wolf wants to have sex with Little Red?
Cartoon Palooza: The OTHER Rudolph Movie
Who'd imagine there would be another movie based on the jingle "Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer"? Let's see if it takes a dump on the legacy of one of Joey's favorite holiday specials.
Cartoon Palooza: John Lewis Christmas Ad
Didn't think Joey would go as low as to review the things that advertises other stuff, right? Well, to be fair, this short has its heart in the right place!
Cartoon Palooza: A Fairly Odd Christmas
Tis the season for some crappy cartoons on the Cartoon Palooza. How about we follow up with the sequel to the movie, Grow Up Timmy Turner
? No... well, TOO BAD!!
Cartoon Palooza: Are Cartoons Becoming Too Realistic?
With more computer animated movies and those that rely heavily on CGI, does this mean that cartoons are now all striving for realism?
Cartoon Palooza: Escape from Tomorrow
Let's see whether the ultimate guerilla film of the year should be celebrated or left in the catacombs at the happiest place on earth!
Cartoon Palooza: A Little Piece of Heaven
Come watch the horror of Joey's crossover with the Undead Music Reviewer Soundbite! They take a stab at Avenged Sevenfold and their animated music video.
Cartoon Palooza: Vincent
Let's look at one of Tim Burton's earliest films about a young boy named Vincent Malloy...
Cartoon Palooza: Hoodwinked!
Well...it's the official "true story" behind Little Red Riding Hood brought to us by the Weinsteins that is IN NO WAY, shape or form riding off the success of Shrek
Cartoon Palooza: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Let's watch the wacky adaptation of one of Joey's favorite children's books growing up! Have a meal before watching though... you might get hungry!
Cartoon Palooza: Rugrats in Paris The Movie
Let's see if the second movie is just as good as the first... and how many "we-we" jokes Joey will find in the process!
Cartoon Palooza: Delgo
Joey looks at the box office bomb which was considered for the longest time to be the biggest CG turkey of all time!
Cartoon Palooza: Anastasia
So either way you look at it, you have a Disney knock-off made by the guy who was knocked out of Disney! Hilarity ensues!
Cartoon Palooza: Home on the Range
Well... we could only imagine what the big guys at Disney were thinking when green lighting a movie with Roseanne Barr as a talking cow!
Cartoon Palooza: Dreams and Desires - Family Ties
In this shorty, Joey takes a look at a found footage animated short (not easy to come across) from one of his favorite indie-female animators in the business, Joanna Quinn!
Cartoon Palooza: The Rugrats Movie
Joey returns to the nostalgia well that is Rugrats
to see if we need to change this movie's diapey!
Cartoon Palooza: Paramount Superman Cartoons
A look back at the shorts based on the man of steel from the Fleischers and Famous Studios!
Cartoon Palooza: How I'd Make the New Popeye
With Genndy Tarakovsky directing a new Popeye
movie, I share my thoughts on how it's going to be done... THE AWESOME WAY!!!
Cartoon Palooza: Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
Joey discusses a trendy and forgettable Dreamworks movie? Yep, believe it or not, those are hard to come across!
Cartoon Palooza: At Da Movies with Epic
Does this movie deserve to be called by its namesake or has the internet over-killed its meaning?
Cartoon Palooza: Plane Crazy
So, does this mean Disney advertisements should address what REALLY is the first Mickey Mouse short?
Cartoon Palooza: Symphony Hour
Nothing like watching a cherished family icon pull out a pistol and threaten Donald Duck!
Cartoon Palooza: Enchanted
Joey discusses his thoughts on Enchanted
, a parody of movies that have been parodied to death already?!
Cartoon Palooza: Looney Tunes: Back in Action
Joey looks at Joe Dante and Eric Goldberg's attempt at a hybrid Looney Tunes movie, following the 90-minute commercial with Michael Jordan.
Cartoon Palooza: Gahan Wilson's Diner
Joey showcases a short film from the 90s with spooky imagery and an unfitting soundtrack!
Cartoon Palooza: Batman Under the Red Hood
This last installment of the Batman Chronicles faces his most challenging obstacle yet... his own Boy Wonder! (Oops... Spoilers!)
Cartoon Palooza: The Batman Superman Movie
Joey Tedesco presents the first installment of the "Batman Chronicle" reviews, featuring the world’s finest!
Cartoon Palooza: Warm Bodies
In a non-animation video, Joey gives a past review of a recent movie that shows how true love prevails in the zombie apocalypse.
Cartoon Palooza: Mickey and the Beanstalk
So, what would you choose? A feature length Bryan Singer movie or a Mickey Mouse short?
Cartoon Palooza: The Reward
Joey Tedesco gives a brief review of badassery and a mention of last week's Oscars.
Cartoon Palooza: Paperman
A look at the new and innovative way traditional animation is made...with computers.
Cartoon Palooza: All Dogs Go to Heaven 2
Sequels where a majority of the cast and crew from the original are not involved work well, right?
Cartoon Palooza: All Dogs Go to Heaven
Joey Tedesco takes some time to look at one of Don Bluth's STRANGEST films!
Cartoon Palooza: The Greatest Game Ever Played
See what happens when Joey Tedesco and sports movie reviewer Matthew Iannone watch a golf movie starring Shia LaBeouf!
Cartoon Palooza: ParaNorman
In the first edition of a longer format segment of Cartoon Palooza, Joey looks at one of his favorite animated films of the year!
Cartoon Palooza: Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights
From his archives, Joey Tedesco looks at one of his most hated animated films, Adam Sandler's holiday flick Eight Crazy Nights
Cartoon Palooza: Regular Show "The Christmas Special"
Joey Tedesco take a look at the in-appropriately titled Regular Show
and its Christmas Special, "The Christmas Special." Original title...
Cartoon Palooza: The Fairly Odd Movie
Joey Tedesco asks "Butch Hartman, how about you work on a live action theatrical Danny Phantom movie instead?"
Cartoon Palooza: It's a SpongeBob Christmas!
For its first episode on this website, Cartoon Palooza presents a mini-review of the latest nautical nonsense brought to us in stop motion!