Thursday, June 11, 2009

'The Hangover' wallpapers, trailer and the like

Somewhat off topic, but I couldn't resist. 'The Hangover' is out in Dublin this weekend, do yourself a favour and go see it, funniest movie since 'Old School'.

This statement got me thinking, what are the funniest of the new-wave, Will Ferrell, Todd Phillips, Eoin Wilson and Vince Vaughn movies since 'Old School'?

One man's top ten;

10. Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004) - Instantly forgettable and yet somehow always enjoyable when you do tune in.
9. Blades of Glory (2007) - 'It gets the people going!' gets me every time, but that's one of the few highlights.
8. Talladega Nights: (2006) - Almost hilarious.
7. Step Brothers (2008) - This gets better every time I see it, there are some gems hidden in there you don't catch the first time.
6. Semi-Pro (2008) - Nearly brilliant, Jackie Moon is a riot.
5. Starsky & Hutch (2004) - Stands up beautifully to repeated viewing, and gets funnier every time.
4. Wedding Crashers (2005) - Not everyones cup of tea, but I love it, from the hilarious opening scene right down to the final slapstick, one of the best.
3. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) - Now for the holy trinity, the top three, and Anchorman is right up there. Brilliantly conceived and delivered, a riot from start to finish. Just have a think how much of this movie has made it into common speech! I love lamp!
2. Old School (2003) - The grandaddy of them all, the original and one of the best still. Frank the Tank! Frank the Tank!
1. The Hangover (2009) - Trust me, once you see it you'll totally understand why this is number one. Guys, there's a tiger in the bathroom!!

Just to note, some good news for 'Old School' fans, believe it or not there is a sequel coming out. We just have to survive until 2011 to see it!

Meanwhile, a gallery of super duper 'The Hangover' wallpapers, feel free to use any yourself!


Brian said...

Going to see it tonight!

Cormac said...

Awesome, enjoy!!

Jon said...

Awesome list. I'd move Dodgeball up above Semi-Pro but they're all so good it doesn't really matter.

Brian said...

It's good I must say - well worth 2 hrs of your time. The Japanese guy is high-larious!

Cormac said...

I had almost forgotten about him, brilliant! He was super crazy

Tom said...

No Zoolander?

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