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Family of Three Recreates Scenes from 'Alien' and 'Jaws' from Everyday Junk

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After the birth of their baby Orson and a trans-global move, young couple Lilly and Leon found themselves with a huge surplus of cardboard boxes and a lot of time stuck at home.
 
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They arrived at an ingenious solution by combining their shared passion for movies and a talent for creative recycling, and put that accumulated junk to good use in an online project entitled “Cardboard Box Office.”
 
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Fashioning the boxes, Orson's toys and an assortment of other household items into props, models, costumes, effects and other cinematic paraphernalia, the family then step in front of the camera to reenact everything from the infamous chestburster scene from Alien to the climactic boat confrontation in Jaws and the T-Rex attack from Jurassic Park.
 
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Their blog launched in September, and already they've added a dozen amazing and hilarious recreations to the list... and they've even started taking requests via Twitter and Facebook, with plans to recreate the top three requested scenes. Let's get some more classic horror in the mix, people!
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