Posts Tagged ‘spoof’
"Popstar" tips more sacred cows than it slaughters, but it's also not a satire of the way we live now. It's a wise, wicked satire of the way we leisure now.
You never want to deliver a eugoogooly, but funereal solemnity is the only tone to take for a sequel as woefully, and disappointingly, DOA as “Zoolander 2.”
“When Harry Met Sally … ” came out in 1989. Ever since then, one particular scene has been engraved in everyone’s brain, the scene where Sally fakes it in a diner. That scene has now officially become a “Sesame Street” spoof. “When Harry Met Sally … ” is now “When Cookie Met Sally.” Cookie and Sally are just as […]
This mockumentary spoof lampoons gangster-rap luminaries but more furiously lambastes those who embraced the genre to pursue a bank account, not a battle cry.
Driven less by mammoth ego and more by wild, unchecked id, "Last Action Hero" works as a riotous comedy and a rigorous case study of why we go to the movies.
The rule of thumb this week is if it doesn't involve dancing, it's not a good movie. I know, I thought "Thankskilling" would be a winner, too!
After 15 years, those lovable, foul-mouthed Colorado boys are as funny as ever and prove that no one is safe from their wrath in the 15th season.
"Team America: World Police" — a rowdy resurrection of puerile, peerless genre satire — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
Is "MacGruber" the best big-screen adaptation of a "Saturday Night Live" skit that spoofs a 1980s adventure series?
"Hot Fuzz" — a cop-action parody as astute at the dry and droll as the rock 'n' roll — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films from 2000-2009.
The unintended-trilogy parody continues Nick Rogers' look at 2000-2009's 365 best films.