Crazy Frog (lost planned film and series of shorts based on ringtone character; 2007-2008)
The Crazy Frog Movie was a planned film based on the character Crazy Frog created by Erik Wernquist in October of 2003, Originally named "The Annoying Thing". It was to be released in late 2008 but was dropped sometime in 2007 or 2008 (most likely the former). Alongside the film's production, 52 one-minute shorts were planned to be released via the internet and television to promote the film. The animation might have been done by Swedish animation company Kaktus Film, who also animated the Crazy Frog music videos from 2005 to 2009.
The only evidence of its existence is a small paragraph from the article "Cartoon Movie 2007: Sneak Peeks European Animated Features" published by Bob Swain on March 14, 2007. It was also mentioned in a 2005 Adland article. and In August 2005 within A message thread of the best Movie in the year thus far by A User named Erwin, In their profile, They have a Hotmail Address in their About Section. 
There is no known information on the plot or who the cast is, and no concept art is known to exist.
References[edit | edit source]
- 2007 Animation World Network article by Bob Swain mentioning the Crazy Frog Movie Retrieved 27 Mar 2020
- July 2005 Adland.tv article by Dabitch Retrieved 27 Mar 2020
- August 2005 Total Bowling Thread on The best movie of 2005 Retrieved 28 Mar 2020