Hooray for FAKE fake cels! (That's why Hogarth has no waist, and why they have shadows under them.
I rented The Iron Giant a few days ago on YouTube just to watch through it again for the first time since 2005. I saw the beginning scene in the diner, and when Dean and Hogarth have those ridiculous smiles (ia.media-imdb.com/images/M/MV5…
, it really made me want to make my own version of it. So I tried to put them in a style based on the Games era of Ren & Stimpy... at least for Dean. I think Hogarth is a combination of that style and my own.
Dean McCoppin, Hogarth Hughes (c) Warner Bros. Entertainment