Jeff Bridges, otherwise known as The Last American Hero, has a new movie out, a dystopian drama called The Giver. Bridges had been trying to get the movie made for almost two decades, finally scoring a juggernaut cast that includes Meryl Streep, Taylor Swift, and Katie Holmes. But the movie, which is based on a YA novel from 1993, only grossed $12.8 million at the weekend box office, good enough for fifth place. So while Bridges might be feeling melancholy today—it’s not everyday the moviegoing public rejects your passion project—let’s flashback to happier times, namely his appearance last week on The Howard Stern Show, where Bridges spent much of the interview laughing a very high-pitched laugh. Stern cut together a soundbite of all of Bridges’ laughs from his appearance, and the resulting clip is adorable, strange, and hypnotic.
And here’s a short film we made with The Dude a little while back: