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Variety’s Picks: Edward Norton in ‘SNL’ Horror Trailer, ‘Richard Pryor’ Book, Lady Gaga, ‘Thor’ Game, More

Variety selects the videos (below), games, apps, books, music and more (photo gallery, above) you should know about each week.

New Horror Trailer — SNL Highlight

Sneakily presented as a promo for an upcoming scary movie, the dead-on parody, titled “The Midnight Coterie of Sinister Intruders,” plays on the horror that some feel at having to watch a Wes Anderson film; the too-twee murder weapons include a photo of Edith Piaf and a ship in a bottle.

Love Is Lost (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy)

This shoestring-budgeted video stars a puppet from Bowie’s office for a track from the singer’s “The Next Day” album, with an eerie layer added by LCD Soundsystem’s frontman. The well-received album has been re-released with a DVD and bonus tunes.

Paint on a Speaker at 2500fps

Known as the Slo Mo guys, Gav and Dan, who also make videos for Rooster Teeth, follow up their wildly popular “Paint Exploding” segment with “Paint on a Speaker.” The HD videos using high-speed cameras bring out the unusual beauty of everyday objects.

PHOTOS: Get more Variety Picks: Lady Gaga, ‘Thor’ Game, Clue Game ‘Big Bang Theory’ Edition, More

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“Beatles Reimagined” – Various Artists

“Black Nativity” Soundtrack

“Artpop” – Lady Gaga

“L.A. Son: My Life, My City, My Food” Roy Choi (Anthony Bourdain/Ecco)

“Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and the World That Made Him” David and Joe Henry (Algonquin Books)

“Miles Davis: The Collected Artwork” Scott Gutterman with Miles Davis (Insight Editions)

“Thor: The Dark World” (Gameloft)

“Clue: The Big Bang Theory Edition” (USAopoly, Warner Bros. Consumer Products)

Adult Swim Bump Builder app (iOS/Android)

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