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My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)

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"My Big Fat Independent Movie" is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as ... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
Johnny Vince (as Darren Reiher)
Memento Guy
Lanky Man
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jim Agnew ...
Mexican Standoff Extra
Eric Campos ...
Mexican Standoff Extra
Neil Dooley ...
Greek Father
Robert Eaton ...
Creepy Security Guard


"My Big Fat Independent Movie" is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as "Memento," "Pulp Fiction," "Magnolia," "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," "Amelie," "Run Lola Run," "El Mariachi," "The Good Girl," "Pi," "Swingers" and many others. Written by Anonymous

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spoof | independent film | See All (2) »


The comedy that exposes independent film for the first time. See more »



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Rated R for crude and sexual humor, language and violent content | See all certifications »


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30 September 2005 (USA)  »

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My Big Fat Indy Movie  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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1.78 : 1
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6 December 2006 | by (Long Beach, California) – See all my reviews

I don't expect movies like this to be good, but I don't expect them to be this bad. This was awful. It was an extremely disjointed, low budget spoof of independent films, including Pulp Fiction, Amelie, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Memento and many more. Where I enjoyed all of those films, I hated this with a passion. It was painfully unfunny and not one of the stupid jokes made me laugh. It had a cast of some semi-known celebrities including Jason Mewes from the View Askew films doing the voice of an answering machine, and Clint Howard (from practically everything) as the mechanic. I found all of the movies this parodied funnier than this.

My rating: 0/****. 98 mins. Rated R

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