Mark Time, So Cool! (1997)

A short animated film with six funny blackout sketches about basketball, baseball, a sports reporter interviewing a coach, the battle of the sexes and fishing.

Director:

Artie Romero

Writer:

Mark DeBauge

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A behind the scenes look at how animations are created -- it's not a pretty picture. We're introduced to an overworked animator, the producer hires a typewriter-pounding screenwriter, and pitches story ideas to unimpressed clients.

Director: Matthew A. Rebel
Stars: Chris Hardy, Ron Hayden, Artie Romero
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

SpyCorp's management team have a crisis on their hands when three of their agents are turned into charcoal by incendiary missiles. Two IT consulting firms must compete to provide technological solutions.

Director: Artie Romero
Stars: Ron Hayden, Baz Jones, Nastasia Marquez
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Pedro was a wild burro who was adopted by animal lovers. He made his way through a succession of families until finally, he lived in the mountains of Colorado. This short opens on Pedro ... See full summary »

Director: Travis McCoy
Taiwo & Kenny (TV Movie 2010)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The young twins Taiwo and Kenny live in an African kingdom where twins are taboo. The king's spy, a parrot, discovers the children and alerts the king, who sends his soldiers to try and ... See full summary »

Director: Artie Romero
ARG! Penguin Dance (Video 2011)
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

This short music video for kids features dancing penguins, many still mostly in their eggshells, in the breathtaking setting of Antarctica. As the music builds to a climax, more and more penguins join the lone bird who started the dance.

Director: Artie Romero
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

In the original trailer for the Nigerian cartoon series, Adventures of Turtle Taido, young Taiwo and Kenny talk with Taido about his upcoming adventure. After the series was funded, major ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew A. Rebel
Short | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

A young Indian woman appears ready for marriage, but she's presented with a number of unappealing life choices. This short was created to promote Tanima Kazi's first novel, How to Escape an Arranged Marriage in High Heels.

Director: Artie Romero
Tales from Taffytown (2008–2009)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The funniest things happen in Taffytown, home of good old-fashioned slapstick entertainment. Watch, laugh and live long in this wild and crazy world.

Stars: Robert James, Tony Joseph, Gaylen Morse
Lear's Nonsense (TV Short 2017)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  

Ron Hayden, a celebrity voice impressionist, recites four poems by Edward Lear, each of which is followed by a short blackout gag cartoon by a variety of cartoonists and animators. Based on Lear's "A Book of Nonsense," (1846).

Director: Artie Romero
Stars: MS Bethan, Ron Hayden, Jesse Knyphausen
Short | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Major Lazer, a radio warlord, takes the King's Elevator to the basement floor, the mezzanine, and the penthouse, encountering various challenges and ultimately transforming into Pegasus.

Director: William Kirk Kennedy
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Everybody needs a hero sometimes. It can happen anywhere, you see someone collapse. Be calm, here's what to say. If they are over eight, ask them if they're okay. If there's no response ... See full summary »

Director: Artie Romero
Stars: Jason Lewis, Megan Pitman
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Turtle Taido travels across Nigeria and saves a drill monkey, meets a friendly elephant and sits on the throne of the great Queen Amina of Zaria.

Director: Don Mangan
Stars: Samuel Adeseko, Tobi Ajakaye, Ayomikun Akala
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Allan Blackwell Allan Blackwell ... Man (voice)
Ricky Romero Ricky Romero ... Annoying kid
Terri Thelin Terri Thelin ... Woman
Edit

Storyline

A short animated film with six funny blackout sketches about basketball, baseball, a sports reporter interviewing a coach, the battle of the sexes and fishing.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Animation | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 May 1997 (USA) See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$6,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Production Co:

ARG! Cartoon Animation See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color (NTSC Color)

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Annoying kid: We don't want your autograph. Just spit on the ball for us!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed