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 popular ringtone character Crazy Frog, also known as The Annoying Thing. It was to be released in late 2008 but was dropped sometime in 2007 or 2008. 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 14th, 2007. It was also mentioned in a 2005 Adland article. It was mentioned various times on forums through 2005-2007, Implying that The Movie may have been hinted at before March 2007, It avoid a bunch of random threads being spammed her, A ZIP file with links and A txt file has been made for each forum page found.
There is no known information on the plot or who the cast is, and no concept art is known to exist.
- 2007 Animation World Network article by Bob Swain mentioning The Crazy Frog Movie. Retrieved 27 Mar '20
- July 2005 Adland.tv article by Dabitch. Retrieved 27 Mar '20
- ZIP File with Forum Links and txt file. Retrieved 30 Mar '20