So, I rented "Caddy Shack" tonight...

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  1. RenchFries

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    And I tuned out after 30 minutes or so. I read many, many stories about how it's one of the greatest comedies of all time and shit. I can see why some things were funny in 1980, but I just can't see it now. Don't get me wrong, I enjoyed "Ferris Bueler's day off" and I liked the quirkiness of the whole 80's vibe, but this one was just too... dated.

    Or does the funny start later on in the movie?
     
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    Doesn't hold up
     
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    It was very influential. :grad:
     
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    I want a hamburger
    No, a cheeseburger
    I want a hot dog
    I want a milkshake
    I want potato chips
     
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    you'll get nothing and like it!

    how old is the thread starter anyway?
     
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    reps
     
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    Caddyshack 2 was one of the worst movies ever
     
  10. Mark Mayonnaise

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    My favorite part of the movie

    Spaulding is The Chriza of the 80's
     
  11. Mark Mayonnaise

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    Anyone who doesn't like Caddyshack is a piece of fucking shit
     
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    I wanted my senior quote to be the last line in the movie "Hey! We're all gonna get laid!"

    Didnt happen
     
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    Saw the original planet of the apes again tonight. It still holds up. :grad:
     
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    I actually like it a little. Not a lot. Not even close to the original. But it has its moments.
     
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    Bill Murray pretty much ad libbed all his lines. The man is a comedy genius :grad:
     
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    Caddyshack and Animal House were classics that just don't hold up. If you're old like me you'll still watch them for nostalgic purposes but if you showed them to a kid today they'd probably fall asleep.
     
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    I watched Scrooged again this morning

    Fucking awesome
     
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    The great outdoors still holds up. :grad:
     
  19. Mark Mayonnaise

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    I agree with Animal House

    You telling me a kid wouldn't laugh at the boat scene? Or the pool scene? My ass.
     
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    the movies today are shit. of course kids today wouldn't understand real comedy :what: