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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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"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

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A low brow comedy, for the high brow crowd. 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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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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One of the hugest box office flops of all time, costing $3 million to make and earning only $4,655 (0.2% of the budget) in its limited theatrical run. See more »

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Lanky Man: You know what they say. Lesbians: better than e-mail.
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Spoofs Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989) See more »

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What's For Breakfast
by Christianna N. Dicken
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One problem. Who is this movie for?
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The tag line for this movie says it all. "The lowbrow comedy for the highbrow crowd." The people who like the lowbrow comedy won't understand the spoof, and the people who saw the highbrow movies won't enjoy see them spoofed. The crowd for this movie paper thin, but I happen to be part of the crowd. I loved this movie, I thought it was one of the funniest things I've seen in a looooong time, but I understand the low score because it is not for everyone. See the movie and have a laugh, it's hit or miss. If you are like me, you will love this flick, if you're not as the movie says: "What did you expect? IT'S AN INDEPENDENT MOVIE!"


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