Like all things, Hollywood has capitalized on our awareness of the prevalence of tropes, clichés, and recurring storytelling patterns by flattering our built-in cynicism and congratulating us for being so clever. For better and for worse, irreverence is now cool.
“Buying a movie ticket? Better call in sick to work. You’re gonna be on hold with three different departments, none of which seem to know the price of a ticket.”
Time to get Shreked! …In the least obnoxious way possible. Here’s the film that started a crazy set of trends. See what Joey’s thoughts are!
Please Play Neil Cicierega’s Aggressively Weird Mash-Up “Mouth Sounds” At Our Funeral
The Animated Heroine looks at Shrek and Monsters, Inc., two of the first films to be nominated for Best Animated Film at the 2002 Academy Awards. Spoiler alert: Shrek won the Oscar!
While at MAGFest, the Cinema Slob met up with our own Joey Tedesco to watch Shrek Forever After, the fourth film in the highly successful Shrek franchise. What they got instead was a lot more than they expected.