Watch: If Hayao Miyazaki’s ‘My Neighbor Totoro’ Was A Horror Movie

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In a masterful reinterpretation of beloved animation My Neighbor Totoro, YouTube channel Nobu Film applies a series of menacing special effects to select scenes to produce a trailer that places the classic film in the horror genre.

Showcasing the power of music and filters in setting the mood of a movie, the trailer replaces the usually sunny visuals and uplifting soundtracks in favor of darker tones and dramatic music composed of tribal drums and screechy violins that will put you at the edge of your seat.

Watch the video below.

[via Ufunk, screengrabs via YouTube]

from TAXI Daily News