Wave Twisters, the brainchild of a foursome of turntable DJs, is practically a 45-minute animated music video wherein DJ QBert's spins and samples are given Technicolor life. There's a story of sorts inside the movie -- though the dialogue is, as near as I can tell, all sampled from TV commercials and old sitcoms. For those who insist on playing along, it's a sci-fi-ish tale a la Star Wars, wherein the animated Inner Space Dental Commander must use his own brand of "force" (aka spinning records) to wage battle against the villainous DJs (who play themselves in live footage among the animation, Roger Rabbit style).
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