ZACK AND MIRI MAKE A PORNO: The bills are piling up and Zack and Miri, roommates and good friends, really need to find an answer to their money problems. The answer? That’s obvious, start making porno movies. As one can expect this seems like a good recipe for a funny film.
With the year 2008 almost finished The movie industry sent to screen more than 325 movies. Of these 350 + movies, well over fifty, maybe even seventy plus, are made with laughter in mind. Here are a few of the top comedies that have hit the theaters in 2008.
HAMLET 2: Dana Marshz, formerly a small time actor, has moved on to teaching the high school theater classes to students who just don’t care. When they lose a building at the campus, the powers to be feel the theater curriculum will be what is dropped. Now fully motivated, he is on a mission to save the theater classes by producing Hamlet 2, a new version of the classic, which is his own work.
FORGETTING SARAH MARSHALL: Overwhelmed with grief after a devastating break-up, Peter decides to escape his relationship. He heads to the Hawaiian Islands to start over and forget about Sarah. Obviously, when he arrives at his hotel, he looks up and sees the woman who just left him and her new man, a rock star super stud. This sets up as a thoughtful romantic comedy.
GET SMART: Maxwell Smart (agent 86) is at it again, “and loving it”. The classic James Bond spy spoof, gadgets galore, and all the great one liners. It is fun to have another glimpse back at the world of KAOS and CONTROL.
PINEAPPLE EXPRESS: Full time stoner Dale Denton has just seen a bad police officer, and a big time dealer, kill someone. He was spotted, and they know he has seen what’s gone down. Realizing this, he is so shaken he throws down his joint, a rare blend named pineapple express, and he flees. The pot is so unique, that the bad guys can. The “fun” is ?on?, and Dale and his pot dealer friend Saul are desperately hiding from the bad guys.
ROLE MODELS: Danny (Paul Rudd) and Wheeler (William Scott), who promote an energy drink, are going to see some hard jail time after trashing the company truck. The option to get out of serving jail time is to work in community service for 150 hours. The problem is they will need to mentor some kids as sort of a big brother. This is a good situation that provides some good laughs.
MADAGASCAR: ESCAPE 2 AFRICA: As the title suggests, this is the sequel to the animated smash hit Madagascar. The four animal heroes, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, and Gloria the Hippo want to return to the Central Park Zoo in NY, from their first adventure. With things going wrong again, with the Penguins leading them astray, they will wind up going to Africa instead.
TROPIC THUNDER: Overloaded with good actors this outrageous flick is a parody of recent war movies. To get a realistic performance from the over rated cast of actors to see the movie be a success, the frantic, and abused, director Damien Cockburn into the middle of nowhere, and leaves them on their own. His plan is to shock them so they will produce a ?work of genius?, that will be recorded on hidden cameras. Unbelievably, as the director blows up on an old French land mine, the actors are now truly on their own, and they start acting, thinking it’s a big set, but things are getting very, very real. Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Robert Downey Jr., and Tom Cruise star in it.
STEP BROTHERS: When two 40 year olds, who each live with their single parents, are going to live in the same bedroom because their parents marry, you have one crazy situation. Casting John Reilly and Will Ferrell playing the parts, and the conditions are right for lots of laughs. This seems like a best bet for comedy lovers.
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