Over The Garden Wall: A Bizarre Love Letter to Forgotten America.

If you’ve already watched Over The Garden Wall this is a great analysis of the show. If you haven’t go watch it, for real it’s short and mind blowing

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So Nathaniel Hawthorne, Norman Rockwell and The Brothers Grimm all walk into a bar… That’s the only way to even attempt to describe Over The Garden Wall. However the analogy does do a disservice to the shows creator, Patrick McHale, and the originality of his imagination. If you throw Marty Mcfly in with the four men above you pretty much have the perfect summation of the influences that come together in this unique show.
For those of you who missed this amazing show (don’t be embarrassed it received virtually no hype outside of the U.S.), Over The Garden Wall was a series of 10 short cartoons aired by Cartoon Network in November 2014. Each episode tracks the strange and wonderful odyssey of half brothers Wirt (voiced beautifully by Elijah Wood) and Greg ( The ultimated little brother voiced provided by Colin Dean), as they attempt to find their way…

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