Embedded above: a visual history of the greatest prop t-shirts — and the occasional tank, polo, and sweatshirt — from film! A full list of every tee, film, and year of release is included below after the jump. What’d we miss? Post your thoughts, complaints, and critiques in the comments!
An AT-AT Walker composed of ketchup packets and assembled by a geek in the kitchen with too much time on his (or her) hands? Hells to the yes. That old canard about “not playing with your food” seems particularly hollow right about now.
Hunter S. Thompson’s magnum opus gets the speedrun treatment in this new clip from 1A4Studios. It even includes the hitchhiker, portrayed in the feature-length film of the same name by Tobey Maguire! I’ve always coveted the t-shirt he wears in the movie, a grotesque parody of Mickey Mouse that was originally sketched by longtime Thompson collaborator, Ralph Steadman.
Illustrated with aplomb by the design nerds at DKNG Studios, this beautiful graphic, entitled “Arcade“, pays homage to 5 classic video games — Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, Asteroids, Galaga, and Dig Dug — with color and verve. Prints are available for $60 at IAm8Bit.