Hit Webcomic Lackadaisy Will get the Animated Therapy


A cat leans out of a broken car window and shoots at tommy gun.

Screenshot: Iron Circus Studios

In case you’ve not been studying Tracy Butler’s webcomic Lackadaisy, you’ve been lacking out. Don’t fear, although—not solely do you might have time to catch up, however Iron Circus Comics is bringing the comics to life with a 27-minute, animated brief movie that, frankly, seems to be unbelievable.

Severely, I’ve not making an attempt to oversell this. This might have been made by Don Bluth at his apex:

Lackadaisy TRAILER

Right here’s the abstract, courtesy of Butler: “On the banks of the Mississippi River within the midst of Nationwide Prohibition, a hapless jazz musician, a failed police recruit, and a fast-talking flapper take up the gangster’s mantle in a bid to maintain their struggling speakeasy in enterprise. Discovering themselves in fairly over their heads when an armed-to-the-teeth rival gang ambushes them, that is the story of their mad sprint to make it via a bootlegger’s night time shift.”

The brief, directed by Fable Siegel, is at present attributable to arrive in March. It’ll run 27 minutes, so don’t sleep on it—if this does nicely, I feel there’s a reasonably good brief this may find yourself as an animated function in some unspecified time in the future…


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