80s Toy ‘Teddy Ruxpin’ Takes a Turn to the Dark Side in ‘SAW’ Parody
Ever wonder what happened to 80s toy icon, Teddy Ruxpin? Apparently it wasn’t early retirement because this bear’s been busy planning his tape-decked reign of terror, as evidenced by this short film created by and starring Ben Schwartz. A parody of the SAW franchise, Schwartz’s short is eerily effective in casting Ruxpin as a emotionless automaton of furry vengeance.
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