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Disaster Movie


Source: Catholic News Service

Wacky sophomoric spoof of the genre—with takeoffs on every iconic movie character of the past year (e.g., Indiana Jones, Beowulf, Prince Caspian and the Love Guru) thrown in for good measure—as a young man (Matt Lanter) and a motley crew (Gay "G-Thang" Johnson, Nicole Parker, Kim Kardashian and Crista Flanagan) attempt to rescue his girlfriend (Vanessa Minnillo) amid nonstop calamities. The film is by co-writers and directors Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer. The cast is game, and some of the gags are funny, while others are considerably less so, but satirically intended or not the humor is relentlessly and unabashedly vulgar. Pervasive sexual and scatological humor, some crude language, crass expressions, and occasional profanity; strong comic violence; partial male nudity; and passing religious jibes. The USCCB Office for Film & Broadcasting classification is O—morally offensive. The Motion Picture Association of America rating is PG-13—parents strongly cautioned. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.

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