I’m going to start a feature called “Movie Trailers That Should Have Been,” highlighting some of the excellent movie trailer parodies lurking on YouTube. The first is my personal favorite: the one for Nic Cage’s “Wicker Man.” Those who may be vaguely familiar with this 2006 movie know it flopped mightily. However, few people know why. Basically, there are scenes in the movie that make it difficult to see it as a moody horror movie. Such as the scene where Nic Cage dresses up as a bear and punches out a woman.
Let me repeat: NIC CAGE DRESSES UP AS A BEAR AND PUNCHES OUT A WOMAN.
The movie is surreal enough without turning it into a comedy trailer, but JasonSly did, and here is his masterpiece: