It was only a matter of time before A Star Is Born got the "Honest Trailer" treatment ... and finally, that time has come.
Following a rough week at the Oscars - where the film didn't take home Best Picture or, indeed, most of the Oscars it was nominated for - YouTube channel Screen Junkies has now hilariously ripped the film apart for everything from its plot to its "uncomfortable amount of face-touching".
– something unheard of.
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While it's a beautiful film and one that we all admit to crying over, the "Honest Trailer" also points out how A Star Is Born is, essentially, just a ripoff of Crazy Heart; with Bradley Cooper basically just playing Bad Blake from Crazy Heart and directing the movie to be … well, Crazy Heart.
"It’s like a ripoff of a ripoff that's also a remake of a remake of a remake," the narrator can be heard saying.
The video also pokes fun at the A Star Is Born soundtrack, rewriting the lyrics to both 'Maybe It’s Time' and 'Shallow'.