Disaster Movie

At least the title is partly true: This would-be satire is indeed a disaster. Scary Movie creators Friedberg and Seltzer return to their hit-or-miss formula of bite-size spoofs loosely strung together, but they squander opportunity by pretty much ignoring the disaster genre, barely referencing Cloverfield as they move on to broader targets like this summer’s superhero blockbusters and assorted pop-culture celebrities. The minuscule production budget apparently dictated the number of laughs, because the only remotely funny moments come from a parody of Juno.

Release details

Rated: PG-13
Release date: Friday August 29 2008
Duration: 90 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Jason Friedberg, Aaron Seltzer
Screenwriter: Aaron Seltzer, Jason Friedberg
Cast: Nicole Parker
Kimberly Kardashian
Ike Barinholtz
Crista Flanagan
G. Thang
Tony Cox
Carmen Electra
Matt Lanter
Vanessa Minnillo
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