Here Are Some Really Impressive One-Take Movie Parodies That Will Make You Re-Think The Way You Watch Film

They nail the hero movie, the disaster movie and the heist genre tropes perfectly.

1. Above Average made some pretty great parodies of your typical hero movie, disaster movie and heist movie. Only thing is, they filmed them each using just one-take. Super impressive stuff! Check out episode 1 below.

2. One of the best parts about these genre parodies is the way they point out the one-dimensionality of female roles in typical Hollywood films.

3. And I mean, how fun is this?!

4. Episode 2, below, covers the disaster movie genre. This one also deals with women’s roles in film.

5. Your average disaster movie scene, this time with large cat (because this is the internet, after all).

6. Finally, episode 3 satires the typical heist movie, complete with over-the-top reveals, twists and montages.

7. Awesome stuff, y’all!

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