Fried Barry (2020)

Fried Barry
Director: Ryan Kruger
Writer: Ryan Kruger
Cast: Gary Green, Chanelle de Jager, Brett Williams
Part of: SLASH Filmfestival
Seen on: 19.9.2020

Content Note: transmisia, misogyny

Barry (Gary Green) is an addict, an abuser and an all-around unpleasant human being. The aliens who abduct him don’t care about that, though. They do their experiments and take over his body – and then return to earth to experience what human life has to offer: sex, drugs and violence.

Fried Barry did not work for me. It’s the kind of comedy that is filled to the brim with offensiveness that is disguised as humor and is probably super-proud of being “politically incorrect”. I did not care for it.

The film poster showing Barry (Gary Green) looking at his hands with big eyes.
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