I feel like I need to take a shot of something cheap and strong before writing this because it’s such a painful thing to acknowledge, but I’m all out of tequila, so here goes nothing. Christopher Guest’s new mockumentary, Mascots, is not good. This is a tough thing for a fan of Waiting For Guffman, Best In Show, A Mighty Wind, and For Your Consideration (which is much better than you remember) to admit, but it’s the truth.
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The Christopher Guest mockumentary has become a genre of its own. Since This is Spinal Tap in 1984, Guest has spearheaded a number of faux, realistic films that take on specific human subcultures. Often […]
The comedy of a Christopher Guest mockumentary comes from a simple formula: the mismatch between the remarkable self-assurance of the characters on whom each film focuses and the fundamental silliness and uselessness of the pastime ...