Casa de mi Padre

This Week in DVD: 7/25/12

It might be a day late, but check out our rundown of some of this week's biggest DVD and Blu-ray releases as Andrew Parker looks at Keyhole, Jiro Dreams of Sushi, and Extraterrestrial, while Phil Brown looks at a holdover from last week with Casa de mi Padre.

Casa de mi Padre Review

Even if it’s impossible to name check specific titles that Casa de mi Padre is mocking, this lovingly hilarious tribute to bad filmmaking is custom designed for movie geeks.

CONTEST: Win Passes to Casa de mi Padre!

Buenas noches, Toronto! We've got ten double passes to the new Will Ferrell comedy Casa de mi Padre! In this insane sendup of low-budget Mexican cinema, the Alvarez brothers, led by Armando (Will Ferrell), attempt to save their father's ranch from one Mexico's most feared drug lords (Gael Garcia Bernal). Details on how to win inside.

Interview: Creators of Casa de mi Padre

This Friday, Will Ferrell returns with another cinematic entry of his patented brand of wacko-surrealist comedy. However, this time it’s a little different. Specifically, the movie, Casa De Mi Padre, is entirely in Spanish and subtitled. Dork Shelf got a chance to chat with Casa De Mi Padre’s writer Andrew Steele and director Matt Piedmont to discuss the origins of their completely insane (in the best possible sense) new movie.