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Disaster Movie (2008)

 -  Comedy  -  29 August 2008 (USA)
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Over the course of one evening, an unsuspecting group of twenty-somethings find themselves bombarded by a series of natural disasters and catastrophic events.

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Will, Lisa, and two of their friends attempt to flee man-made and natural disasters and encounter Batman, Hancock, The Hulk, Indiana Jones, Hannah Montana, Michael Jackson, Beowulf, the Love Guru, Iron Man, rabid chipmunks amongst others in their seemingly vain efforts to seek help and shelter from unknown threats. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The End Is Coming, August 29 See more »

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Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, language, drug references and comic violence | See all certifications »

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29 August 2008 (USA)  »

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Goodie Two Shoes  »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£925,655 (UK) (5 September 2008)

Gross:

$14,174,654 (USA) (17 October 2008)
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Film critic Louis Fehrey was furious after he saw the film, claiming that it insulted his intelligence, the intelligence of the American people, and the intelligence of cinema. As "revenge", Fehrey spent weeks collecting every single American review of the film. He then published an article in USA Today, stating that 98.7% of "Disaster Movie" reviews were negative. See more »

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Disastrous
28 August 2008 | by (Upstate New York) – See all my reviews

OK, so "Disastrous" isn't an imaginative barb for this movie, but then there's not a shred of wit to the movie, so....

I saw this movie for free. A friend who said he "pissed his pants" at the trailer had free passes. I think he's incontinent.

A spoof of disaster movies might have been fun. This is not it. A couple disaster movies get referenced, not really spoofed. Instead, the "spoofing" is of recent movies of all genres, and of aspects of current pop-culture. Then again, how current is women's wrestling or the "Head On" commercials?

If there's anything about it that's good, there's the 70 minute or so running time (where did they get 90 minutes?) and Nicole Parker seems like she might be good, if she had good material.


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