and ‘Crow’ movies aren’t supposed to be funny." While “Bodied” teems with the energy and detail of the subculture it represents, it also presents the brutal gladiator grounds of battle rap as the last safe space for free speech — vicious.
Following a dweeby white grad student who accidentally becomes a rap battle celebrity, Kahn’s third feature is ... “Detention,” and as funny as it often was, that film eventually buckled under the weight of its own rapid-fire cleverness.
Just four years ago, Alex Larsen, aka Kid Twist, was an aspiring novelist working as a game designer in Toronto after becoming a legend in the battle rap world for his cutting, funny, cerebral lines. Now he is the screenwriter behind the satirical battle.
And Cobie Frost showed off her carefree attitude once more on Friday when she let down her hair for a rap battle in ... in an RnB Friday Battle!! Who do you reckon won?' Fans commented on the feed, writing: 'That was so funny to hear' and 'This was awesome.
Meanwhile the tanned TV star - who found love on the show with Amber Davies - took to his own account and saw the funny side of his flop performance. He posted: "Hahahaha my face in that rap battle! I was in shock! Wish he was my teacher in school.
Welcome to For The Win’s weekly Snapchat/Instagram Story roundup where we watch a bunch of Snaps/IG Stories from around the sports world and collect the best/funniest/most entertaining ... the Steelers having a hilarious rap battle and Andre Drummond.
A little extra flare for fans hanging out on a Tuesday night, watching relatively unknown talent battle it out for a chance at a UFC contract. The solution? Bringing on gangsta rap icon Snoop Dogg ... recent interview. “The funny thing is, you know.
Set in an assaultive world of underground rap battles in which Adam finds himself unexpectedly ... This motley crew of cartoonish figures would make “Bodied” funny enough, but the movie’s real critical gaze takes form once Adam enters the ring.
Bodied skewers identity politics and cultural appropriation with a story about an nerdy white academic type (Calum Worthy) who becomes a rising star in Oakland's diverse battle rap underground ... battles became less funny and more personal, conceptual.
Bodied The winner of this year’s Grolsch People’s Choice Award from the Midnight Madness program, Joseph Kahn’s battle-rap satire is slightly overlong, occasionally didactic…and funny as hell. With the help of screenwriter Alex Larsen, star Calum.