You’ve Been Tubed: from Rear Window to Jurassic Park

Also in this week's careful selection of the finest viral videos, a dog that will live for ever in your nightmares

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1. Hitchcock condensed
A superb bit of video-editing trickery brings you everything James Stewart saw across the courtyard in Rear Window, stitched together to eliminate camera movements and zooms, then time-lapsed to form a single three-minute memento of a classic film.

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And if that’s made you want to go back and re-watch the 1954 movie itself, obviously it’s available on DVD – and it’s on Channel 4 this Tuesday, 10 April, at 12.55pm.

2. The custard cretaceous

Another film condensed into a clip: Jurassic Park in six minutes, re-created from scratch by Matthew Robins using biscuits. Biscuit people, biscuit dinosaurs, and sets that are a bit like Willy Wonka’s factory, only more… biscuit-oriented. The “man on toilet” scene is peculiarly disturbing.

3. Morning exercise

“That gives a whole new meaning to the FTSE index,” said BBC Breakfast’s resident card Bill Turnbull on Monday, as viewers discovered a hitherto hidden side of Steph McGovern. The business reporter kicked off her shoes to perform an impressive Irish jig. Next week: Carol Kirkwood zumbas the weather.

4. Pensioner’s full extension

The latest masterclass from 86-year-old gymnast (!) Johanna Quaas, from Halle, who’s won the German senior championship several times. Not surprising, on this evidence.

5. Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

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Can you stare this dog out for nearly two minutes? We managed about 12 seconds before running from the building, screaming.