Police Squad! (1982 IMDb)

Categorization

Police procedural parody.

Subject

Six cases for local US law enforcement.

Commentary

Not as tight as the first films, but ZAZ is ZAZ.

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Spin-off:

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988 IMDb)

Commentary

It's the density that does it.

References here: Day of Resurrection (1980), HyperNormalisation (2016).

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Sequel:

The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991 IMDb)

Commentary

Hard to believe this is still funny to me as an adult. But it is.

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Sequel:

Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult (1994 IMDb)

Commentary

The biggest single drag is the homophobic end to Anna Nicole Smith's character.

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