A wonderfully silly sendup of fandom and nostalgia… and an absolutely hilarious smackdown of actorly pomposity and delusions of celebrity grandeur.
It requires an extra suspension of disbelief beyond what men have to engage in…
Nostalgic GenXers will revel in this trip down bionic memory lane. This 40-DVD, fanatically complete collection will impress even the most hardhearted geek on your list.
I’m happy to report, having now seen the movie that goes with the trailer, that my final disillusionment has been postponed, at least for a little while. Mystery Men is a dream of a summer flick: outrageously funny, unabashedly hip, totally cool, with just a hint of heart beating under a cynicism that’s well beyond skin deep — and I mean that in the best possible way.