You knew it wouldn't be long 'til we tackled this next film. Racially insensitive and poorly constructed, The Love Guru is everything we want in a How Did This Get Made movie. Your assignment for this week: Watch the movie and make up your own offensive and unfunny character names a la Tugginmypudha and Jacques Grande. See you then!
Episode 11.5 — Minisode Twelve
Posted 07 June 2011 - 03:56 AM
I love how most people would see an awful movie and think 'Whoa, I never want to sit through that again.' But Paul will see a horrible film and actually pay money to sit through it multiple times in a theater. Kudos on your strength, Paul. I don't know that I could do that.
Posted 07 June 2011 - 11:01 AM
The Abdominable Showman
Seriously though, how did all those guys get sucked into that movie? Jim Gaffigan, John Oliver, Stephen Colbert, Daniel Tosh and even friend of the show Rob Huebel are all on board this shipwreck. I mean, a like a dick joke every once in while, but every two seconds....
Posted 08 June 2011 - 10:21 AM
For more insight on the creation of the "Guru Pitka" character, listen to this interview on Fresh Air with Terry Gross, where Mike Myers justifies the film as a way of dealing with the loss of his father. No, really: