'Superstar' Turns 15 So Let's Take a Look at 'SNL's Best & Worst Original Movies
It's been 15 years since Molly Shannon's goody-two-shoes with a penchant for sporting granny panties, Mary Katherine Gallagher, crashed on to the big screen. The character was born on the stage of studio 8H and then gathered enough momentum with her splits and jazz hands to make it into film. Though it wasn't a critical success, Superstar remains a Netflix night-in staple with fans of Shannon and fans of Saturday Night Live . Sometimes you just feel like watching someone make out with a tree and smell their fingers after digging them under their arm pits. I get it, I do too.
Superstar is just one of the 11 Saturday Night Live sketches-turned films and it also happens to be one of the best. Sometimes what's funny for 3 minutes grows to even more hilarious heights a la Wayne's World or is truly only funny for 3 minutes much like The Ladies Man. Though some were saved by the grace of Will Ferrell while others sank under bad wigs, here's a look at the best and worst of Saturday Night Live movies.