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Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: EW review

Drunk Stoned Brilliant DeadBest known for a cover showing a mutt with a gun pointed to its head and the tagline “If you don’t buy this magazine, we’ll kill this dog,” Drunk Stoned Brilliant DeadDocumentary, Comedy, BiographyPT92MUnratedBest known for a cover showing a mutt with a gun pointed to its head and the tagline “If you don’t buy this magazine, we’ll kill this dog,” 2015-09-25
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Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead

Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Biography; Release Date Wide: 09/25/2015; Runtime (in minutes): 92; MPAA Rating: Unrated

Best known for a cover showing a mutt with a gun pointed to its head and the tagline “If you don’t buy this magazine, we’ll kill this dog,” National Lampoon captured the outrageous humor of the ’70s counter-culture and became the merry-prankster farm team for Saturday Night Live and Animal House. Douglas Tirola’s doc about the satirical bible’s rise and fall is fascinating, funny, smart, juvenile, tragic, and likely to offend just about everyone. It’s a must-see for anyone who cares about comedy. A