I have recently discovered the story of the Seth Green Cut and am reeling

In the Disney animated film MARS NEEDS MOMS (cc @touk), Seth green did performance capture to portray a small child, which is horrible and looks horrible, but it wasn’t until extremely late in production that the studio decided that Seth green’s voice was unusable to portray a child so they brought in a child actor to record all his lines instead


The movie was released in 2011 and bombed. LAST YEAR a YouTuber discovered that for some unknown reason the complete seth green audio track exists on the Blu ray as part of some unused picture-in-picture extra on disc but if you rip the full movie to a computer you get the full Seth green audio! And he’s uploaded it to archive.org archive.org/details/mars-needs

@alex I have not seen this movie. SHOULD I download the Seth Green audio track, and LISTEN to this movie, across ~6 work commutes??

@touk I love you but no, I think you should merely only watch this version if you ever watch it

@alex this is the kind of bizarre obscure deep lore I need in my life

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