DRUNK STONED BRILLIANT DEAD: The Story of National Lampoon

Satire can be a word that is hard to define. It’s like one of those “I know it when I see it” kind of things. However, if you’re looking for a clear example of it, you should see if you can find a copy of National Lampoon. The magazine, not the movie series, which ran from 1970 – 1998, is satire and parody at its finest. DRUNK STONED BRILLIANT DEAD: The Story of National Lampoon presents a thorough, entertaining documentary about the history of the magazine and the empire it spawned. The film covers the early days when the initial

Vacation (2015)

There are remakes and sequels and sometimes films that are both, this is a film that falls in the last category… Rusty Griswold is back but this time he’s all grown up with a family of his own. Just as obsessed as his father in the original film, Rusty decides to take his wife and kids on the same trip to Wallyworld that he had to endure as a child. Hijinks ensue as said family treks across the country to fulfill their dad’s dream of vacation glory that was lost the first time ‘round with Clark at the steering wheel…