You have it on in the background because it keeps you company.
Or because you and your heart's desire (ie, Hubby) are doing separate things but you'd like to feel you're having a shared experience.
Or because you're doing something that requires your attention, but you want to be entertained.
In other words, visual, aural wallpaper.
I'd imagine you're familiar with the concept, even if you haven't given it a name
and some are Steampunk and Christmassy
It is weird, disturbing and
(Sorry about the wierd script. Blogger hates s it if you cut and post.)
Cute but gritty?
I always had a crush on Edward Scissorhands.
(A different kind of Team Edward)
Right from the opening, with the cookies and the snow
and the wonderful machines making them.
. I used to show this film to classes as an example of a
How is it a creation Myth?
Edward makes it snow...
Here is the wonderfully absurd cookie making machine
(Which is, oddly enough, what I am doing right now!)