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Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Amazing CGI Music Video Has Misanthropic Robots Taking Over San Francisco

Posted By on Tue, Dec 11, 2012 at 11:48 AM

click to enlarge Robots on Ocean Beach!
  • Robots on Ocean Beach!

What would happen if District 9 happened in the City the by the Bay? It'd look something like this new clip for "My Revenge," from local rockers King Loses Crown. The super high-quality clip shows a San Francisco ruled by robots -- they're in the Japanese Tea Garden, on the streets of the Mission, in the dirty bathroom of your favorite bar. And they're, well, kinda scary. The clip was directed by Jim Mitchell, who did the visual effects for films like the Harry Potter series, Sleepy Hollow, and Jurassic Park III, so the robot street people and robots making out are unsettlingly vivid. King Loses Crown provides the driving, industrial-rock soundtrack to one of the best local music videos we've seen all year. Check it out:


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