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Inappropriate Laughter

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Submitted by: Nate Wine

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Mashup a scene from your favor serious movie with a laugh track. You can find some appropriate laugh tracks on freesounds.org. Download a clip of the scene, and compile the laughter track within the audio, keeping in mind that you are trying to change the meaning or the scene by introducing laughter. What is the story now?

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Saint Vincent Stand Up Comedy

Original Assignment

I attempted to make this scene from Saint Vincent funny but it was pretty difficult to do. It’s a sad movie and no amount of laughs really made it much less sad. Just found a laugh track on youtube and converted it to an mp3 and then I …

Metal Gear Solid (w/ Laugh Track)!

For this assignment, labeled Inappropriate Laughter, I downloaded a cutscene from Metal Gear Solid and decided to add some laughter to it. I watched/listened to the entire video more than a couple of times and tried to find the best moments to fit in the laughter. I’d like to believe …

Lion King Hilarity

Life Lesson: Mute Often – AB Mashup

I could do this all day! In this assignment, the mashup combines a serious movie scene with inappropriate laughter. The idea is to change the mood of the scene. At first, I was daunted by figuring out what movie scene to select. I had recently watched a movie with Haley

Hahahaha Omar is So Funny

Innapropiate Laughter from Jessica Reingold on Vimeo.

Inappropriate Laughter In Baltimore City

For my final assignment of the week I decided to complete the mashup assignment Inappropriate Laughter. I used the scene from season 4 when Colvin takes Namond and 2 others to the Ruth’s Chris Steak House. It is an interesting scene from start to finish. In the beginning the kids …

Star Wars w/ Inappropriate Laughter

This post is dedicated to my completion of the Mashup Assignment Inappropriate Laughter. The idea of this assignment is to take a serious scene from a movie or tv show, and add “inappropriate” or “untimely” laughter to it. To do this I had to do a few different things …

Chris Partlow….is it funny now?

The laugh track would remind me of how a psychopath would react to violence, changing the scene from a violent perception to a view from a psychotic mind.…

Inappropriate Laughter: Miracle Speech

For my final mash-up assignment this week I did “Inappropriate Laughter” (3 stars). At first I didn’t know what movie to do because most of my favorite movies are comedies so they are funny anyway. Then I was going to do a serious scene from Remember the Titans. …

Inappropriate Laughter

For this assignment (3.5 stars), I used a scene from season 4 where Omar is taking a trip to the store to buy Cheerios (and some drugs). I used Windows Live Movie Maker to create this video.

Here are the 4 laughter clips I used from freesound.org

http://www.mydomain-sreutter.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/67182__robinhood76__00897-massive-800-men-laugh.wav
http://www.mydomain-sreutter.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/219450__eksaa__crowd-laugh.wav
http://www.mydomain-sreutter.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/124028__kyster__big-crowd-laughter.wav

The Wire with a laugh track

An excellent example of adding the “Married with Children” laugh track to an episode from Season 4 of The Wire. To be clear, I am not the creator of this video, Ithe person who uploaded it has the username linguica. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WDIi0dzm

Inappropriate Laughter

For my second assignment for the two weeks (and my assignment that involves The Wire), I did the Inappropriate Laughter assignment (worth 3 stars). I used this clip from youtube of Stringer’s death in The Wire and this laugh track from freesound.org. I then used iMovie to put the laugh …

“Right into the wall!”

I did the mashup assignment for inappropriate laughter and had some fun with it. I had just watched episode 7 of the Wire and thought this fight scene would definitely be inappropriate to add laughter to, so I had to use it. It was easy to download the video and …

My Very own Assignment 2: Electric Boogaloo

Oh boy, I created another one!  I’ve seen a few examples of this on the internet now, which kind of sucks because I thought I was being original when I came up with it.  I guess it’s true what they … Continue reading

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