Most of the documentaries we discuss each year focus on serious, important issues — topics that are newsworthy and with purpose. The kind of stuff that may help change the world one day. But that doesn’t mean docs can’t offer up a good laugh, too. With an influx of amusing documentaries on the Sundance Film Festival docket this year, we couldn’t help but wonder whether 2015 would become… Continue reading Is 2015 the Year of the Funny Documentary?
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Remember how funny the booby traps in Home Alone are? They’re violent in a cartoonish way that makes Harry and Marv’s injuries acceptable for general audiences. But when you consider the reality of the burns and bruises and falls and cuts and nails puncturing feet and bb gun shots to the crotch and face, that’s some serious pain inflicted on the “wet… Continue reading Watch Funny -- and Bloody -- Music Video Parodies of 'Home Alone' and 'Saved by the Bell'
The Interview Trailer: The raunchy and very funny final trailer for The Interview follows TV host James Franco and his producer Seth Rogen as they head to North Korea for an interview with the country’s leader, Kim Jong-un. Oh, and the U.S. government has, for some reason, charged them with carrying out an assassination. The movie opens on December 25… Continue reading Movie News: Watch the Final Funny Trailer for 'The Interview;' 'True Detective' Cast Fills Up With Stars
Former Pixar animator Adam Wood sold the feature film rights to his short Henchmen: Ill Suited, which is set for the big screen in an adaptation from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay and their Gary Sanchez Productions.
Our friends at Film School Rejects just tracked down the animated short, which screened at convention SIGGRAPH last week. It features a goofy janitor who works nights… Continue reading Watch the Funny Animated Short Will Ferrell Is Turning into a Full-Length Movie