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Thursday, October 23, 2008

Re: “the gold standard of movies in which a child is trapped in an adultís body.Ē

posted by on October 23 at 12:46 PM

I’m sorry, but it has to be said: Big is sooooo NOT the gold standard for movies in which a child is trapped in an adultís body.

That honor belongs to the brilliant Judge Reinhold/Fred Savage extravaganza (Savageaganza?), Vice Versa:

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Both Big and Vice Versa fail! Like Father Like Son is easily the best.

Posted by Little Red Ryan Hood | October 23, 2008 12:50 PM

Puhlease, it's Freaky Friday with Jodie Foster, hands down.

Posted by Lucky | October 23, 2008 12:57 PM

yah you are fucktarded, #1 is right...kirk cameron and dudley moore mastered the genre

Posted by um | October 23, 2008 12:59 PM

I totally just said that in the Big comments. Curse you Spangenthal-Lee!

Posted by Sir Learnsalot | October 23, 2008 1:00 PM

what no 18 Again love? oh that's right. it was horrible.

Posted by sherman | October 23, 2008 1:05 PM

#2 is correct. Freaky Friday is the high water mark, albeit in an extremely shallow pool.

Posted by Dougsf | October 23, 2008 1:19 PM

Vice Versa? Big? What about the incredible Jodie Foster/Jamie Lee Curtis pairing _Freaky Friday_? Anybody? Anybody?

Posted by Max | October 23, 2008 1:23 PM


It was Jodie Foster and Haley Mills (I think).

Posted by levide | October 23, 2008 1:36 PM

@7/8: Duh, it was Jodie Foster and Barbara Harris!!!

Posted by David | October 23, 2008 1:39 PM

No love for the version with the future Mrs. Samantha Ronson?

Posted by jon c | October 23, 2008 1:48 PM

You really can't beat judge Reinhold and Fred Savage on a scale of awesome.

Posted by Marla | October 23, 2008 2:17 PM

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