Wednesday, May 20, 2009

I am . . . confused

Dumm Dumm Dumm is a very cute romantic comedy. It's about a boy and a girl who try to get out of an arranged marriage through a series of increasingly desperate schemes, and it's got a lot of really funny moments. But, the funniest part of the movie might just be the subtitles for the songs. They're apparently very literal translations of very poetic lyrics, and the result is just bizarre. Like this, for instance:

Or this:


Adam said...

Whoever heard of a uvula tasting sweet? Mine has only ever tasted like... a uvula.

Elizabeth said...

The cashew nut extract frame looks like it should go more with the "I am a scissor" translation. Another to add to my list to watch.