Killer Klowns

25 Jun

Killer Klowns
We watched Killer Klowns From Outer Space last night.

Klowns has always been a bit of an oddity to me. It’s obviously a ridiculously goofy movie, but it’s never played as anything but earnest – and I love it because of that.

Post Scream/Scary Movie every bad movie actor is on on the joke, and that guts a lot of the magic of watching a terrible film. I’m convinced Killer Klowns is only remembered from an era with a glut of bad horror because of its earnestness. If they’d gone into it like, say, Hobgoblins, it would edge out of enjoyable and into “Shut Up”.


One Response to “Killer Klowns”

  1. Missa June 25, 2010 at 18:27 #

    I always found it interesting that they had to make the clowns from outer space to explain their deviant behaviour. Let’s face it, clowns are ALWAYS evil!

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