Sunday, April 4, 2010

TRON vs. Saul Bass

This is awesome!

Following up on my  "TRON original trailer - fan modernized" post (click here to check it out) --- I just came across this:

(we've seen the future, now let's get retro)

 For those of you who aren't aware of "Saul Bass" (who's style this attempts to duplicate).  Saul Bass (1920-1996) was not only one of the great graphic designers of the mid-20th century but the UNDISPUTED master of film title design thanks to his collaborations with Alfred Hitchcock, Otto Preminger, and Martin Scorsese.

To find out more about Saul Bass check out these links:
Saul Bass: On Making Money vs Quality Work 

Again, to check out the fan modernized version AND the ORIGINAL trailer click here.


  1. Dude! I just discovered Saul Bass! This clip
    was on a blog I follow and it's one of my favorite pieces of motivation.

    See ya in Class.


  2. Right on Steve!!!
    I've added your link to the post.

    See ya in class.