Posts Tagged ‘Spoof’

Is The Spoof Dead?

Posted: October 22, 2008 by jerkmag in Uncategorized
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This was an actual movie...

Over the summer a friend of mine posted on her blog, “There was a time in my life when I would be excited to see movies like You Don’t Mess with the Zohan and The Love Guru (although I never really liked Mike Meyers). As happy as I am that my taste has evolved, I really miss enjoying movies so easily.”

I read this through a couple of times and realized it was a spot on observation. Not just about her own personal tastes but maybe, the movie going crowd in general. I know the feeling exactly. While these movies were probably funny I too feel like my tastes have shifted. Honestly, I didn’t have the desire to go see either of these. Nor do I know anyone that did. Five years ago this would have been a different story.