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Six Parody Movies That Can Stand on their Own

Posted on 25 February 2012 by Charles B. French

The trouble with a lot of parody movies is that they’re very context specific. They spoof specific pop culture trends that most people won’ even remember six months later. The years are not kind to those parody movies, and watching them is like pulling up an old Tonight Show monologue from 15 years ago. You get that it’s supposed to be funny, but you have no idea why anyone’s laughing. (Unless it’s a Bill Clinton joke – those are timeless.)

The good news is that there are plenty of parody movies that transcend time, not needing an audience up to date on the latest pop culture. The best parodies are able to appeal to those who can appreciate the spoof of the source material, and to those who have no clue what’s being spoofed. If the movie is well-written and funny enough, it’s sometimes easy to forget that it’s a parody at all, which is the case for many of the movies listed below.

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Muppets Parody ‘Green Lantern’ In Latest Trailer (Video) :

Posted on 22 June 2011 by Christian

‘The Muppets’ are back to have more fun with the trailer for their November release.

After disguising their first trailer as a romantic comedy, the characters try to capitalize on the anticipation for the ‘Green Lantern’ with a trailer titled ‘Green with Envy’.

We get a version of the ‘Green Lantern’ oath, a faceoff with the villain and even a scene with the love interest.

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Can Director Craig Gillespie Reanimate Pride and Prejudice and Zombies?

Posted on 09 February 2011 by Christian

Much like, well, a zombie, Seth Grahame-Smith

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The Incredible Hulk Porn Parody Announced – See Cover HERE!

Posted on 16 November 2010 by Christian

Vivid releases cover art for their Incredible Hulk porn parody as part of its superXXXheroes series…


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