Film Club double bill: Der Schuh des Manitu and Traumschiff Surprise

They're the most popular modern German films within Germany. But are they any good? (Spoiler alert: no.)

These films feature the broadest humour possible, borderline homophobia and an attempt to copy satirical American comedies - but using lazy cliches instead of parodying them. Our film expert Malachi Ray Rempen tears German comedy's most popular films a new one in this scathing review!