Ineffectual, 'has-been' film-maker (Dennis Quaid) swindles his way into an interview with a film executive (Greg Kinnear) in order to pitch an outrageous and controversial comedy manuscript. After pitching the first of his thirteen offbeat fables, the dejected artist forces the rest of his disjointed allegory on the executive at gunpoint. He tells stories of a woman on a blind date with a man who has testicles growing from his neck, in another a smitten woman offers her neck to her boyfriend to 'poop' on -as a sign of commitment and love. In yet another two parents take home-schooling to a whole new level of indecency, striving to give their isolated teenage son all the 'regular' torment and humiliation of puberty by bullying, peer-pressuring and even seducing him themselves. An off-beat, elephant-in-the-room type film. Written by
George Clooney turned down a cameo as himself, in a segment where he would be shown to be bad at picking up women. His response, reportedly, was "no fucking way." See more »
Throughout the skit, "The Proposition", Anna Faris's character is called Julie and Chris Pratt's character is called Doug. In the credits, they are called Vanessa and Jason. See more »
Wait, let me get this straight. So you knew all the way back then? You knew that she was a dude?
Why did you make me kiss her? Him. It. This.
I don't know. I guess I woke up this morning with a little case of the fuckarounds.
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The "Beezel" segment runs in between the segment credits and the rest of the credits. See more »
A great big middle finger at everyone that's ever written something
The title is this review says it all. This movie isn't just bad. It is
INTENTIONALLY bad. Not just in the sense that it goes out of its way
over and over again to be offensive, but in that it goes well out of
its way to avoid ever being funny.
If you have ever written a script, poem or short story, it is
guaranteed to be better than Movie 43. And Movie 43 in turn is a
collective effort by some of Hollywood's greatest underachievers to rub
it in your face that you will never get to work in Hollywood -- that
they can crank out the greatest travesty in the English language and,
not only will they get it on the big screen, but all of the biggest
names in Hollywood will be forced to degrade themselves in the process,
while your life's work will continue to collect dust while you continue
to live in a perpetual state of wage slavery.
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