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Set in the most depressing corner of a postapocalyptic future, our heroine Kantmiss Evershot (Maiara Walsh) volunteers to take her manipulative younger sister's place in the seventy-fifth annual "Starving Games." In doing so, she must leave behind her smoldering just-a-friend Dale (Brant Daugherty) and team up with the geeky baker's son Peter Malarkey (Cody Allen Christian) in a fight for her life. But wait, there's more! She could also win an old ham, a coupon for a foot-long sub at a six-inch price, and a partially eaten pickle! In The Starving Games, Friedberg and Seltzer's sixth cinematic spoof of box-office hits, the prolific parody duo has its sights trained on the adventure blockbuster The Hunger Games! It's all the laughs and half the calories as they sling dozens of cock-eyed, barbed arrows at sci-fi, action and fantasy films from The Avengers and Oz the Great and Powerful to pop culture characters and celebrities like Harry Potter and Taylor Swift. Written by
Well, I don't like spoof movies and my rating is compared to all the other movies out there. But if you consider this just as a spoof film, well, it does its trick. It has its funny moments and it does manage to decimate the original hunger games movie in a really funny way. If you really like the spoof genre, you might wanna take a look at this. Hardcore Hunger games fans may wanna kill the produces for making this movie. On the whole, this movie does what it is supposed to do - take a movie and take it apart piece by piece as much as you can and put it back in together after destroying each piece (I mean it in a funny kind of way). Anyways, I guess if you keep idealistic expectation from this movie, you won't be much disappointed.
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