What would you get by mixing elements of pop culture and dark humor? You'd get Ben Chen illustrations.

Ben Chen is a Taiwanese artist who creates clever illustrations, inspired by movies and illustration books. He describes his style as "dark, humorous and full of imagination" and it's clear why.

The illustrator takes characters from movies, TV shows, fairy tales and video games and combines them in unique, unexpected ways to create surreal situations that are twisted, weird and sometimes even horrifying.

Did you like these surprising illustrations? Let us know in the comments.

More info: flickr.com

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Savant 1 year ago

Imagine his mom's reaction...

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

Screw this, call in MIGHTY EAGLE!

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Alia G. 1 year ago

This one’s cute :)

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Least-Angelic-Angel. 1 year ago

......Space angels?

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Savant 1 year ago

uhoh

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

He's a murder-ear....

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

It's still password protected!

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The Laugh Fan 1 year ago

You can't really blame them...

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

This is Ripley, signing off!

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Bladrim 1 year ago

shes met her match

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Sushi Smack 1 year ago

well, she still lost a shoe

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Savant 1 year ago

a were - smurf

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Savant 1 year ago

pop

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Savant 1 year ago

oops

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Savant 1 year ago

how do they put it back during a full moon?

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Bored Fox 1 year ago

This reminds me of this old comic: http://www.thecursinghedgehog.com/sarjikset?page=45

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

He didn't eggs-hale!

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Sara Kate MacFarland 1 year ago

His Master's Voice...

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Daniel Fleming 1 year ago

iron man, hellboy, and Edward scissorhands, but no infinity gauntlet??

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Least-Angelic-Angel. 1 year ago

The apples are coming........

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eleven's eggos 1 year ago

I'm the thumb

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glowworm2 1 year ago

Heh, cute! The best part is, that cat wasn't actually supposed to be in that scene. Brando just happened to have brought the cat on set--oh and it kept purring too!

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

You'll like it but not a lot! (extra marks for anyone who gets the reference)😀

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The Gumnut Flock 1 year ago

*cue illuminati theme song*

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Damien T 1 year ago

Ideas are bulletproof!

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Hamlets twin 1 year ago

What big googly eyes you have grandma

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Savant 1 year ago

Exercise is bad for eggheads.

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The Laugh Fan 1 year ago

Food gone bad.

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

Thomas' day got off to a bad start...

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Savant 1 year ago

welp, didn't see that coming, did you NASA?

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Savant 1 year ago

"well,I really screwed up here, didn't I?"

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Savant 1 year ago

And, that, kids, is how the craters on the moon were made.

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Savant 1 year ago

That works, too

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Savant 1 year ago

DUHDUH - DUHDUH - DUP

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Isabella Serkosky 1 year ago

Top 10 anime fights

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

Voldermort is back!

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

Yes yes. Duck Vader....

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The Laugh Fan 1 year ago

He's definitely brown bread... geddit??? Rhyming slang for dead?

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Jaded Queen 1 year ago

Oh the little cute ghost.

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

There's no way he put that date in by accident!

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Sara Kate MacFarland 1 year ago

...well, he'll never be late again!

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Lina S. 1 year ago

What if its a shark baby?

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

What did they say about the burger who went skiing for the first time? How the meaty have fallen! *cue scattered applause*

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Lina S. 1 year ago

Darth Crow

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

He's definitely lost his bounce....😞

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KoIvanov 1 year ago

This is supposed to be Trump?

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

Shouldn't tell so many lies...

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Savant 1 year ago

NO DOCTOR, I WILL NOT TAKE OFF THE MASK. NO. FOR ALL I KNOW YOU COULD BE PUTTING POISON DOWN MY THROAT! NO!

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FandomTrashHell 1 year ago

whose late now?

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Lulik 1 year ago

3D tattoos

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

The bun bone's connected to the....oh shit!

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Natalie Binebrink-Davis 1 year ago

There's a snake in my boot.

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Lina S. 1 year ago

head.exe has gone missing...

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BusLady 1 year ago

"Come back here!" "No, we want to go to the landfill!"

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Hamlets twin 1 year ago

I ate his chocolate chips, with M&Ms and a nice 2%

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Lina S. 1 year ago

So many comics about cannibalism in Wonderland

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Glowdaddy 1 year ago

Get the pencil ready

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BusLady 1 year ago

Rescuing Private Ballerina.

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Jessica Gunn 1 year ago

Why does he need a bandage?

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Lizard Queen 1 year ago

Ooh, someone is in dire need of toothpicks.

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Savant 1 year ago

It was supposed to make you invincible, not kill you.

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Zanthe 1 year ago

Now that's some thing.

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Randy Inbred 1 year ago

No. This one's gone too far.😱

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