Cinema Fiasco and the Art of Bad Movies
There are so few good movies it makes sense to learn how to enjoy the bad ones.
Cinema Fiasco is a comedy show that features screenings of classic bad movies accompanied by the incisive and hilarious commentary of film buff comedians Geoff Wallis and Janet A. McLeod.
Janet and Geoff have been watching bad movies together since their teens and what they don’t know about awful acting, dreadful dialogue and crappy special effects isn’t worth knowing. The hours they have spent watching ’50s monster epics, women-in-prison spectaculars, ’80s splatter movies and phony documentaries about Bigfoot have honed their appreciation into a fine art and developed an aesthetic that forms the basis of their show.
Good movies are assessed by a set of standards almost completely alien to the bad movie aficionado. To successfully appreciate a bad movie one must be aware of the following:
Cinema Fiasco has been bringing the joy of substandard cinema to the masses for the past five years. Details of their ventures can be found at: http://cinemafiasco.com/
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