Thursday, October 16, 2008

Beowulf: The Eighties Hair Band Version

I ran into this while searching for the trailer in the previous post. Does it remind anyone else out there of the 80s TV show Beauty and the Beast? Compare this high school video ...

... with this scene from Beauty and the Beast:

OK, so Linda Hamilton is more masculine than Beowulf, and the 80s video is poorly-lit, but they've both got the erotic subtext and lots of furtive grappling.