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Four Lions

Four Lions

Four Lions, the jihad comedy by Chris Morris, is not nearly as scandalous as you might suspect. However, it is very very funny. After winning fans at Sundance and SXSW this year, the film makes it way to theaters starting this weekend. It opens in New York, L.A., Philadelphia, D.C., Austin, Seattle, and Boston this weekend and will soon make its way to theaters in San Francisco, Chicago, Houston, and Denver through the rest of November. Morris, who is a comedy staple on British television, pokes fun at terrorism with a set of characters exploring the incompetence in all walks of life. There are people who are lousy at all kinds of jobs, what if their job was jihad? Here’s the U.S. trailer:

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