A war movie for the anti-war crowd, and a comedy that inadvertently launched the biggest TV series of all time.
Sort of a punk rock apocalypse. Or a comedy about some sort of alien invasion. Or a cautionary tale about the Neutron Bomb. Or…
The Marx Brothers got the most freedom of their careers and used it to skewer patriotism, fascism, and war as bum deals for suckers.
A spectacular, hilarious comedy about the end of the world.
A very weird movie about a guy who desperately wants to fit in, while also periodically axe murdering people.
A French masterpiece about upper-class romantic games, played blithely as the world teeters on disaster.
A Christmas Carol for the 1980s, extremely cynical and with more people getting hit in the face with toasters.
A surprisingly funny take on World War II from the point of view of Polish actors, that came out only 3 months after Pearl Harbor.
A romantic comedy about two people who should not, under any circumstances, get together. An interesting exercise, or completely insufferable? Both?
Showbiz is an eternal, elemental struggle in one of the greatest of all satires.