The Old Man and the Goblins (1998 short)

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On a lonely hilltop, a weird little old man is captured by boisterous goblins. An original story from the guys at Screen Novelties, portrayed as a stop-motion animated, vintage silent film.


  • Release Date: 1998
  • Country/Language: USA, silent (English title cards)
  • Genres/Technical: Fantasy, Comedy, animated, black-and-white, silent
  • Runtime: 5 min
  • Director: Mark Caballero & Seamus Walsh
  • Writer: Mark Caballero & Seamus Walsh
  • Producer/Production Co: Beyond Books, Screen Novelties
  • View Film: (link)


MPAA Ratings

  • Rated: (none) (would be the equivalent of a "G")

Tentacle Ratings

A rough measure of how "Lovecraftian" the work is:

  • SS___ (Two Tentacles: Barely Lovecraftian; could be a very loose adaptation)

Note: This rating is not intended as a measure of quality, merely of how closely related to Lovecraftian "Weird" fiction the work is.


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