The 1983 Alien spoof The Creature Wasn't Nice (aka Naked Space) is painfully unfunny, despite the presence of Leslie Nielsen, Cindy Williams, Patrick Macnee and others. But this sequence at the end, where they confront the killer alien with a synchronized dance routine, is absolutely perfect.
Leslie Nielsen, who died last night, helped to pioneer the science fiction genre on screen when he starred in Forbidden Planet. And then he helped lampoon that genre in countless spoof movies, including 2001: A Space Travesty.
Are Leslie Nielsen and David Zucker funny anymore? Maybe you'll have an answer after watching the trailer for Superhero Movie, an attempt to make Scary Movie for comic book flicks. High school student Rick Riker gets bitten by a radioactive dragonfly, and develops powers similar to Spidey's, along with an apparent…
Must-see movies are futuristic classics that shouldn't be missed. Of course, not every must-see is perfect. That's why we've rated them 1-5 on the patented "crunchy goodness" scale. Written by James Rocchi.
Title: Forbidden Planet
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