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National Lampoon's TV: The Movie

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 26 min.
  • Genres: Media Satire, Parody/Spoof, Comedy, Satire
  • Director:Sam Maccarone


In his 1961 speech to the National Association of Broadcasters Newton Minnow claimed that television had become a "vast wasteland," and with this comedy the warped folks at National Lampoon prove that Minnow's so-called "vast wasteland" has since been flooded by a festering cesspool of filth and depravity. Absolutely nothing is sacred as Jackass stars Steve-O, Chris Pontius, Preston Lacy, and Jason "Wee Man" Acuna skewer small screen conventions by targeting everything from reality television to talk...more