Tuesday 25 March 2014 14:15. Viewed: 16047 times
What These Popular Films Are Really About...
A couple of short guys go for a hike. (Lord of the Rings)
Crazy agoraphobe invites over, and slowly eliminates, candy-seeking children (Willy Wonka).
A slow minded mama's boy who doesnt know what he's doing in mostly every scenario. (Forrest Gump)
Four Jamaican guys attempt to slide down some ice (Cool Runnings)
A clown blows some stuff up while a rich guy looks for him (Dark Knight)
A teenage boy learns he is a wizard who has to fight a powerful wizard who doesn’t have a nose. (Harry Potter)
An astronaut floating around in space, blowing up billions of equipment along the way. (Gravity)
A white guy and a black guy become friends in prison. (Shawshank Redemption)
Girl falls in love with a vampire, the end. (Twilight)
A young teen girl must murder a complete stranger before her powerful handlers will let her see her family again... (The Wizard of Oz).
Guy gets super powers , flys around fighting an alien to protect earth, but by doing so damages buildings, cars, and pretty much an entire city. (Man of Steel)
Think of a film, then, try to describe it one sentence that makes the movie sound really bad. When you strip the storylines back to their basics they are rather entertaining.
Based on the Reddit feed : How bad can you make your favourite film sound in one sentence?