An imitation of a work or style of work. Exaggerated for comic effect.

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Early 90's Kung-fu/Ninja parody flick, can't figure it out!

I used to have this on VHS... for some reason I want to think it was called "3 Stupid Ninjas" or something similar. I remember the physical VHS was a weird color, like orange, red, or yellow. Story ...
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Why do remakes need permission whereas spoofs/parodies don't?

Why do remakes need permission whereas spoofs/parodies don't? Scary Movie consists of lot of spoofs of other movies, yet they didn't seem to have any permission for that from all those movies. But as ...
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Which is the first parody film?

I love the parody films like Meet the Spartans,Vampires Suck and Scary Movie film series. I want to know which is the first film made which is parody of other film or films.
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Is there a good resource which analyzes many parody movies for “what is being lampooned”?

Good parody movies (e.g. Airplaine, Hot Shots) lampoon a whole bunch of things, in nearly every scene. Is there a good resource which analyses some of the main ones scene by scene and notes a full ...