With the year 2008 almost finished Tinsil town brought movie lovers well over 275 films. Out of all these movies, something like 70, or so, are made with laughter in mind. We will leave you with a short list of the best funny movies made this year.
GET SMART: Agent 86 is back, “and loving it”. KAOS vs CONTROL, the shoe phone, and all the classic quotes. It’s a trip down memory lane to look back at this classic spy spoof tv series.
MADAGASCAR: ESCAPE 2 AFRICA: This is the continuation to the box office hit Madagascar. The four animal heroes, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, and Gloria the Hippo are ready to go back to the Central Park Zoo, from their first adventure. As oppossed to going home, thanks to those wacky Penguins again, they now are headed to their true homeland, Africa.
ROLE MODELS: Danny (Paul Rudd) and Wheeler (William Scott) who sell energy drinks, are facing jail time because they binged and trashed the company truck. The way they can avoid jail time is to perform 150 hours of community service. The catch is they will have to work as mentors with difficult children in a community service program. A good situation for some good laughs.
TROPIC THUNDER: With an abundance of acting talent we find ourselves watching a parody of recent war movies. To get a realistic performance from his crew to create a quality war film, the now venturesome director into the middle of nowhere, leaving them to fend for themselves. His plan is to frightnen them so they will produce a work of genius, that will be recorded on hidden cameras. Incredibly, because the director steps on an old land mine and dies, the spoiled actors are on their own, and they think there acting, when things start to get very real. Stars include Ben Stiller, Robert Downey Jr., and Tom Cruise.
ZACK AND MIRI MAKE A PORNO: The bills are piling up and Zack and Miri, life long platonic friends who live together, are desperate to make some money. What’s their solution? That’s obvious, start making pornos. As you might expect this sets the stage for a fun movie.
STEP BROTHERS: Two forty year old child adults, who still live with their single parents, find themselves having to share a room because their parents marry, we see that they are bound to have problems. With Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly acting as these two idiots, and the conditions are right for a racous comedy. This comedy looks like a must see for a good time this year.
PINEAPPLE EXPRESS: Underacheiveing pothead Dale has just witnessed a crooked cop, and a big time dealer, commit a murder. He was spotted witnessing the crime. Knowing they’ve seen him, he unwittingly throws down his joint, a unique version called pineapple express, and runs. The pot is so unique, that the bad guys can trace it. The chase is on, the bad guys are hunting, and Dale and dealer Saul are on the run.
HAMLET 2: Unsucessful actor Dana Marshz now finds himself teaching theater classes at the high school to uninspired high schoolers. The school loses a building due to destruction, so the powers to be feel the acting classes will be what is dropped. Fully inspired, he plans to save the program by producing Hamlet 2, a new version of the classic, which he put to paper himself.
FORGETTING SAHRAH MARSHALL: Grief stricken from an undesired break up with long time girlfriend Sarah, a television actor, Peter finally plans to escape to Hawaii to get over his misery. Of course, upon checking into the resort, he runs into sarah and her new lover, who is a mega rock star. This film is a classic romantic comedy.
Thesw films, and many, many more, are availiable to buy, get as a rental, or even download right onto your computer. Aquiring movie down loads from internet vendors is quickly becoming one of the most popular ways for aquiring movies. Look on the internet for places to get free downloads. This is a great way to build a massive collection of films.