They Live (1988)


Did you know “They Live” inspired Shepard Fairey’s famous OBEY campaign?

Salient excerpt:
They Live (1988) – Obey, Consume, This is Your God from jamie allen on Vimeo.

put on the they live glasses
go ahead, put them on . . .

"Trump/They Live" mash-up by Mitch O'Connell
“Trump/They Live” mash-up by Mitch O’Connell

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Mitch O’Connell @ Threadless

Full film:
THEY LIVE (1988) on Vimeo.

Empire of the Sunglasses: How ‘They Live’ Took on Republicans and Won: “John Carpenter’s underrated sci-fi horror movie did more than skewer yuppies — it gave us the last word on the Reagan era”

10 Things You Might Not Know About John Carpenter’s Cult Classic They Live: “The famous line ‘I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass… and I’m all out of bubblegum’ was Piper’s invention.”

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