#TBT TEN YEARS AGO: DODGEBALL: A TRUE UNDERDOG STORY

MV5BMTIwMzE2MjM4MV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTYwNjA1OTY3._V1_SX214_AL_Dodgeball:  A True Underdog Story was the precursor to such hit films as Anchorman, Blades of Glory and Waterboy.  Most of these films starred a combination of Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Will Ferrell and put a satirical spin on such sports and games as figure-skating, dogdeball, basketball and others  In Dodgeball:  A True Underdog Story the audience follows a  group of misfits who enter a Las Vegas dodgeball tournament in order to save their cherished local gym from the onslaught of a corporate health fitness chain.  If you are a fan of Benny Hill, SNL or Mad TV, you will surely get a few chuckles at this dil that opened in theaters ten  years ago - June 18, 1994.  It was so successful in the box office that it spurned a spinoff - Dodgeball 2 (no release date is set)  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKTOuV8Pfm8

Carla Renata

Hey My Fellow Movie Lovers...

A Bison, Virgo, devoted daughter, yoga and spinning enthusiasts, graduate of  the "mecca" - Howard University's School of Communications, former publicist, actress, branding influencer and "doggie mom" to an adorably smart-energetic maltese are just a few of the characteristics that make up the essence of me -- Carla Renata.

Formerly of UBNRAdio.com, where I Co-Hosted "On Air With Tony Sweet", this Fall, I will be hosting a new show for Black Hollywood Live owned by E! Correspondent Maria Menounos  and am a freelance contributor for NPR's Weekend All Things Considered.

I absolutely adore talking about all things cinema and it is my sincere hope that although not every opinion I have will or will not be embraced, know that I am extremely grateful for the opportunity to share!  Enjoy and see you on the red carpet!!!