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Crap films you love

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EmeraldThief Mon 11-May-15 23:22:41

I realised recently that some of my favourite films are ones that are considered shit by most film buffs.

Grease 2
The Phantom of the Opera ( film version of the ALW musical )

Oh and Holiday on the Buses. I know it's awful, dated sexist rubbish but it makes me just howl with laughter. It was also filmed in and around Prestatyn and Rhyl in North Wales, which I'm pretty familiar with with.

readyforno2 Mon 11-May-15 23:24:16

Legally Blonde. I love it!

SpringtimeSun Mon 11-May-15 23:24:22

Tough Guys with Birthday Lancaster and Kirk Douglas. 80’s guff but I love it.

SpringtimeSun Mon 11-May-15 23:24:54

Burt Lancaster, even. Lol

Tubbytimmy Mon 11-May-15 23:26:03

Don't tell mum the babysitters dead
Licence to drive
Ferris bullers day off
Desperately seeking Susan
Adventures in babysitting
Girls just want to have fun

Sparklingbrook Mon 11-May-15 23:26:47

I sat through Mannequin yesterday-it was brilliant and crap all at the same time.

WhenWillYouMakeMyTelephoneRing Mon 11-May-15 23:29:05

Carry On films. Always enjoyable even with many viewings.

Hismumhermum Mon 11-May-15 23:29:52

The lake house with Keanu...

StrangeLookingParasite Mon 11-May-15 23:31:16

XXX, so stupid!

Justmuddlingalong Mon 11-May-15 23:31:51

Muriel's wedding
The Mask
Dumb and dumber

Tubbytimmy Mon 11-May-15 23:32:44

I forgot about mannequin I used to love it. Hollywood grin

OllyBJolly Mon 11-May-15 23:33:37

Bring it on- absolutely corny cheerleading film with Kirsten Dunst. Watch it every time it's on.

Sparklingbrook Mon 11-May-15 23:35:13

Tremors. Although it's better than crap IMO.

Ownerofalittlechimp Mon 11-May-15 23:36:11

Just, I love Muriels Wedding!

Romy & Michelle's high school reunion
Piranha 3D & 3DD

I'll go away now blush

SecretRed Mon 11-May-15 23:38:23

Mean Girls is my favorite film. I love it.

AmeliaPeabody Mon 11-May-15 23:45:03

Muriel's Wedding

Tentatively mentioning Heathers. It wasn't really crap was it?

TheFallenMadonna Mon 11-May-15 23:48:53

Carry on Up the Khyber. I love it blush

EmeraldThief Mon 11-May-15 23:49:16

Muriel's Wedding is so not crap! Neither is The Goonies.

WestEast Mon 11-May-15 23:57:12

Maid in Manhattan. I don't know why I love it but it transfixes me like a kid watching cartoons.

letitlinger Tue 12-May-15 00:01:55

27 Dresses. Love James Marsden!

Whatthebobbins Tue 12-May-15 00:04:43

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Heathers isn't crap! Barry Kripke wrote a whole book about how awesome it is! grin

Mine are:
Reality Bites
Dream for an Insomniac
Empire Records

Oh dear blush

And - Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure.

lemonyone Tue 12-May-15 00:07:11

I think I can beat all for crapness with my adoration for…

"The Cutting Edge"

A run of the mill straight to DVD movie with every single cliché mined to maximal effect.
Two protagonists who hate each other but will ultimately dissolve in a pool of lust - check.
Montage showing getting better at an activity (in this case figure skating) - check.
Dodgy hairstyles and bizarre clothing choices only found in midwestern American movies of the 90s - check.

It's a must-watch!

readyforno2 Wed 13-May-15 00:05:31

I love most of the films on this thread blush
Don't tell mum the babysitters dead! I haven't seen that for years.
Yy to dumb and dumber and clueless

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