Muso types love to "homage" (and occasionally "rip off") classic films in their videos. The latest we've found is for a song by Zombie Zombie that re-creates John Carpenter’s The Thing using stop-motion animation and action figures.
It's good. Very good, in fact. Good enough to get us thinking about other references on MTV. Like...
Zombie Zombie - Driving This Road Until Death Sets You Free
Here's The Thing remade with Action Man figures and the magic of stop-motion. It's genius.
The Killers - Mr. Brightside
The Killers decided to do their take on Moulin Rouge for 'Mr Brightside'. Can't say it's the most authentic version, but perhaps they were afraid of Baz Luhrmann sending the boys round...