Gross is sometimes funny in Bad Grandpa

movie-man-103013What is funny?

Why is Blazing Saddles (1974) one of the funniest movies ever made and the “lauded” Superbad (2007, Movie Man No. 732, a 2) so unfunny. One man’s gross-out is another guy’s eye-watering laugh riot.

And that’s the sweet spot Bad Grandpa tries to exist in – some will love it and some will be horrified at what passes for humor these days.


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