The Movie Checklist - Should You Watch This?
Did you ever wonder if you could trust those rating sites on their reviews of movies? I mean all those strangers can’t know if you’re gonna like a movie! Leave it to just one stranger... me. I’m gonna tell you whether or not you should watch movies (there will be spoilers). Let’s go.
Movie name: Head of the Family
Genre: Horror Comedy
Howard, Loretta, Lance, Ernestina, Eagle Eyes, Strong One, and Myron
Notable cast members: None that I know of.
One line-ish plot summary: A small town guy enlists a family of 4 odd and reclusive siblings to help get rid of the husband of his mistress, hijinx ensue.
Best character: Loretta, the mistress, is definitely the best character. She’s sarcastic, clever, and funny.
Worst character: Howard, Loretta’s husband. He’s a jerk.
Best moment: When Lance pushes Myron (the eponymous head of the family) down the stairs. Totes hilar.
Worst moment: When Myron licks Loretta’s boob with his giant slimy tongue. Totes vom.
Plot twists?: The reveal of big head Myron, the reveal that Myron’s 3 siblings collect victims for Myron to experiment on.
How was the ending?: Great! Loretta has the spirit of a true hustla and in the end gets the big dumb brother to marry her so she can control the Stackpool wealth.
Sequels/prequels?: According to Wikipedia, there was a proposed sequel called Bride of the Head of the Family, but sadly it didn’t get made.
Is this a good movie?: YES
Why did Kayla watch this movie?: Stuart Wellington of the Flop House Podcast http://www.flophousepodcast.com/ repeatedly and hilariously suggests it as a movie to watch, so when hulu posted it, I decided to check it out.
Does Kayla like this movie?: YES
Should you watch this movie?: YES
Why you should watch this movie: It’s hilarious and dumb. If you love bad, dumb movies, you will love this.
Where you can watch this movie (as of this posting): Hulu
Extra advice: Don’t watch with parents or children.