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The Muppet Christmas Carol Movie Review
How do you take a classic Christmas tale that has some really screwed up imagery which we keep telling to our children and make it overly kid-friendly? You add the greatest comedy troupe in the world. Not the Monty Python. Not Broken Lizard. You add in Jim Hensonís Muppets. And they slay it.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Movie Review
This was a perfectly serviceable live-action tribute to the works of beloved childrenís author Dr. Seuss that started an idea. A terrible, awful idea: copy-and-paste, pop-culture laden ransackings of childhood memories. But we can at least sit here and enjoy its sire, which is actually entertaining.
Trading Places Movie Review
Where John Hughes was the master of the PG-13 comedy in the 80s, John Landis owned the R-rated comedy category back then. This classic starring Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd amidst the high-stakes world of commodities training is a hilarious and surprisingly well-researched dive into the other side.
Dutch Movie Review
In this little-known John Hughes comedy, Ed OíNeill is the crass, no-nonsense Al Bun-- I mean, Dutch Dooley. His new girlfriend has a son whoís been a bit too influenced by his snot-nosed father, and Dutch agrees to escort the boy home for Thanksgiving, not knowing the horrors that lie in wait...
Liar Liar Movie Review
Fletcher Reede is an up-and-coming lawyer with a promising career and a terrible family life. Itís all about to change when his son makes a wish for him to stop lying, in what is possibly the most depressing plot MacGuffin used for massive comedic effect in the history of cinema.
Team America Movie Review
What happens when the demented geniuses behind South Park make a movie specifically to lampoon the United Stateís 2000ís-era foreign policy? You get, quite simply, the most raunchy, profane, over-the-top movie ever made (with puppets).
Beetlejuice Movie Review
This funny and spooky mashup from Tim Burtonís breakout period in the 80s is still a classic today. Itís classic Burton, with animation and art that canít be mistaken. Be wary though, even though this movie is rated PG, itís not really for little kids. But mom and dad will have a blast.
Army of Darkness Movie Review
The final and most shameless film of the Evil Dead trilogy makes for an instant Halloween classic. Rather than being a flat-out slasher flick like the previous movies, Army of Darkness takes us on a dark and twisted fantasy adventure that makes it the perfect epic ending for Giggleween!
Tucker and Dale vs. Evil Movie Review
Ever watch those scary movies starring genetically-surplused mountain people torturing pretty young white people? Scary Funny Month continues with a look at the other side of the equation, and asks the question we never wondered - whatís a regular day in the life of those people like?
Shaun of the Dead Movie Review
What would a modern-day zombie apocalypse look like from the average Joeís perspective? Turns out, itís a bit less heroic and a bit more practical than other movies would have you think. This new Giggleween classic is a relentless blend of humor and gore, and is worth seeing at least twice.
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