Dana carvey and mike myers revive waynes world for snl. How waynes world kicked off a comedy renaissance the. Here are some of the best quotes from waynes world 1. However, their luck has been even better that they got vip tickets to a kiss concert. Oct 09, 2011 based on the saturday night live sketch of the same name, wayne s world is a wacky, irreverent popculture comedy about the adventures of two amiably aimless metalhead friends, wayne mike myers. Waynes world is returning to theaters for a special twoday run in february to mark its 25th birthday. Those in attendance are invited to wear their best flannels. Jan 20, 2017 according to the chicago tribune, party on. Mike myers, dana carvey reunite for waynes world 15. Based on the saturday night live sketch of the same name, waynes world is a wacky, irreverent popculture comedy about the adventures of two amiably aimless metalhead friends, wayne mike myers. But now, 25 years later, waynes world radiates a different kind of love, too. The film, about two rockobsessed public access show hosts, began as a saturday night live. Waynes world turned bohemian rhapsody into a hit again, 17 years after it was released.
Waynes world, mike myers, wayne campbell, dana carvey, garth algar. Waynes world has also been revived on snl a couple of times over the years, such as when carvey hosted in 2011 and for the 40th anniversary special in 2015. See more ideas about waynes world, movies and pop culture. Almost 30 years later, the movie more or less holds up, with the exception of a few very90s popculture jokes. But for the last 23 years, aside from the snl 40 skit, the world has seen few returns of. Elmos fire, brian doylemurray national lampoons christmas vacation, ed oneill married with children, and donna dixon. Mike myers and dana carvey reprised their roles as wayne and garth for the first time since 1994 at the 2008 mtv movie awards. When waynes world was released on february 14, 1992, it was only the second movie to be made from a saturday night live sketch. Jan 15, 2020 though its been nearly 30 years since the waynes world movie first came out in 1992, according to actress tia carrere, who played the rock goddess cassandra in the film, people still love to.
Wayne s world will always be a classic rock n roll film party on. In 1992 mike myers and dana carvey brought the saturday night live sketch, waynes world, to the big screen. Waynes world returning to cinemas for 25th anniversary. Oddball comedy waynes world made its debut on the big screen 25 years ago on feb. In addition to giving us interesting, funny characters, the movie throws comical scenes at us at lightning speed and they succeed more often than they fall flat. See more ideas about waynes world, good movies and party on garth. The box office success of waynes world spawned eight more skitsturnedfeatures over the next eight years, beginning with waynes world 2 in 1993, which proved to be a bit of a box office. Waynes world originates from the paneled basement room of its host, wayne campbell mike myers, who looks to be in his late 20s but still lives at home with his parents in aurora.
The scenes from the movie are still funny even after more than 20 years. Why waynes world is still the best saturday night live movie. The movie is inspired by saturday night lives longrunning parody of local access cable tv. Waynes world is a 1992 american comedy film directed by penelope spheeris, produced by lorne michaels, and written by mike myers and bonnie and terry turner. We set out, with waynes world, to do two things, spheeris says. Its just shameful that the movie contains mostly wasted music. Waynes world will always be a classic rock n roll film party on. Nearly 30 years ago, a handful of smart people set out with one mission. Excellent lol in any case, if you cant think of anything else to see and feeling restless to laugh and party on. Based on the saturday night live sketch of the same name, it stars myers in his feature film debut as wayne campbell and dana carvey as garth algar, a pair of rock fans who broadcast a publicaccess television show.
Theres something engaging about star and cowriter mike myers here, but dana carvey, with his nerd glasses and teased hair, is an unfunny eyesore. They were discontinued but are available every so often used. Based on the saturday night live sketch of the same name, waynes world is a wacky, irreverent popculture comedy about the adventures of two amiably aimless metalhead friends, wayne mike myers and garth dana carvey. Wayne s world turned bohemian rhapsody into a hit again, 17 years after it was released. World a cut above the average saturday night live spinoff movie. Wayne s world is a 1992 american comedy film directed by penelope spheeris, produced by lorne michaels, and written by mike myers, and bonnie and terry turne. Waynes world is a brilliant movie with a well written storyline that is filled with one laugh out loud scene after another and a great comedic cast. Waynes world is lowbrow, so theres very little cleverness, but to the movie s credit, its at least relatively inoffensive, with only a few pelvic thrusts and one gratuitous bodycavity search. Wayne s world soon became one of the recurringsketch anchors of early 1990s saturday night live. Waynes world is directed by penelope spheeris the decline of western civilization. May 07, 2020 almost 30 years later, the movie more or less holds up, with the exception of a few very90s popculture jokes. The late 90s or early 00s wouldve been the right time to strike quickly with another waynes world movie, but mike myers was simply too busy with other projects. The wayne s world costars, reunited to introduced bohemian rhapsody, which is nominated for best film at the academy awards. Based on the saturday night live sketch of the same name, waynes.
Wayne spends the rest of the movie trying to get casandra to fall in love with him. They favor the movie winters bone because its name lends itself to double entendres, and also joke about the oscar hosts, james franco and anne hathaway. For the gaming lovers, i hope to fill you up with laughter, good times and. The sketch has produced two beloved films aptly titled waynes world and waynes world 2 in 1992 and 93.
Yes it took me 23 years to get round to watching it. Waynes world dvd based on the saturday night live sketch of the same name, waynes world is a wacky, irreverent popculture comedy about the adventur es of two a miably aimless metalhead friends, wayne mike myers and garth dana ca rvey. Although the studio had little faith in the movie, it was an instant success. Aurora set to party on for waynes world anniversary. See more ideas about wayne s world, good movies and party on garth.
Carrere looked back on the movies and tried to decide what she would like to see if a third movie arrived. Mike myers clearly loved playing this character that he created as a series of sketches on saturday night live,and it shows as he delivers a ton of ridiculous but hilarious lines with such. Aug 26, 2016 the sketch has produced two beloved films aptly titled wayne s world and wayne s world 2 in 1992 and 93. But entertaining as those sketches are, old and new, the best waynes world ever got was that first movie. The city of aurora will be back in the spotlight next month when waynes world returns to some movie theaters for its 25th anniversary. One man wants hollywood to read his waynes world 3 script. Two slacker friends try to promote their publicaccess cable show. Waynes world is one of the most quotable films of all time. Its so far out of the realm of my consciousness, she admitted.
I want to share with you the most epic moments in movies and film that i love so much and are the reason for my passion. Tia carrere still hears waynes world references nearly 30. Queen guitarist brian may showed the film to freddie mercury three months before he died of hivaids. Jan 26, 2017 waynes world is returning to theaters for a special twoday run in february to mark its 25th birthday. It scans as a fond farewell to a very specific form of whiteguy culture.
And unlike any other movie at the time, waynes world had three endingsliterally. Hair metal was at the tail end of its reign and waynes world was there to finish it off. Feb 24, 2016 g ood news for fans of waynes world, the 1992 hit comedy about two overgrown illinois metalheads who have their own cable access show. So it is quite bewildering that this sharp and witty writer, actor and. Waynes sidekick is garth algar dana carvey, looking uncannily like arte johnson and operating with the brain power of a clever 7yearold. Waynes world is a classic because it succeeds on so many levels. How a selfreferential tv satire became a cultural touchstone. The movie, adapted from the saturday night live sketches with wayne campbell mike myers, the enthusiastic host of a public access cable show from his parents couch, and garth algar dana carvey, his socially inept and genius sidekick. Waynes world set to return to theaters next month for. The actors share a special connection to the queen song of the same name, as wayne s world fans might recall, the duo sang along to the track in their hit 1992 film. Mike myers and dana carvey are way cool as wayne and garth. Waynes world appeared as a cold open, in which the two discuss their picks for the upcoming oscars. Contentsshow plot 25 years after their second movie, wayne and garth reunite and realize that the 2010s are filled with terrible pop music instead of rock.
Waynes world director on the films 25th anniversary. I was very excited to see this movie be reformatted as a bluray. Shortly thereafter, the plot line for waynes leisure world came to mind and i felt compelled to write a synopsis. Though its been nearly 30 years since the waynes world movie first came out in 1992, according to actress tia carrere, who played the rock goddess cassandra in. Twentythree years after waynes world 2 was released. Waynes world is a 1992 american comedy film directed by penelope spheeris, produced by lorne michaels, and written by mike myers, and bonnie and terry turne.
The sketch was adapted into a film, waynes world, in 1992 and a sequel, waynes world 2, in 1993. The film stars mike myers austin powers, dana carvey this is spinal tap, tia carrere jury duty, rob lowe st. Carrere appeared in both waynes world and waynes world 2 as cassandra wong, the love interest for public access talk show host wayne campbell. See more ideas about waynes world, movie quotes and good movies. But for the last 23 years, aside from the snl 40 skit, the world has seen few returns of wayne campbell and garth algar.
It also features rob lowe, tia carrere, lara flynn boyle, brian doylemurray, chris farley, ed oneill, ione skye, meat loaf. Although generally regarded as being inferior to the first movie, waynes world 2 nevertheless features several memorable scenes. This is one of my most favorite movies ever waynes world was one of my favorite movies growing up in the 90s. With mike myers, dana carvey, rob lowe, tia carrere. Apr 29, 2020 my world of pop culture music, movies, tv shows, comics, books, etc. Unfortunately, a pop singer by the name of spitney plans to sabotage waynes show. The only snl movie to past the 100 million mark in the box office. Rating is available when the video has been rented. Waynes world is a 1992 american comedy film directed by penelope spheeris, produced by. Fender made a special run of waynes world signature stratocaster guitars in the 90s after the movie became a hit.
Shortly thereafter, the plot line for wayne s leisure world came to mind and i felt compelled to write a synopsis. Paramount owned both amusement parks back then, though after the company sold their stakes in 2006, the coasters connections to waynes world faded away, and the attractions lost the movie. They were modeled after the white excalibur guitar in the movie, with a waynes world logo engraved on the neck plate. In the unlikely and unfortunate event that you have not watched the masterpiece waynes world a thousand times, it is a fun and stupid 1992 movie about two dudes having a great time doing their tv show, getting crushes on women who are better than them in every way, and being really into headbanging. Dec 05, 2017 in the unlikely and unfortunate event that you have not watched the masterpiece waynes world a thousand times, it is a fun and stupid 1992 movie about two dudes having a great time doing their tv show, getting crushes on women who are better than them in every way, and being really into headbanging. Why mike myers had to completely rewrite waynes world 2. This is the film that catapulted both comedians careers into the stratosphere. From waynes basement, the pair broadcast a talkshow called waynes world on local public access television.1326 1081 1095 364 419 1321 1579 1071 464 912 252 57 495 165 679 780 956 1178 815 1158 638 759 1047 1047 744 1635 429 364 266 809 338 1186 685 286 1238 73 1277