“Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” has a critical score of 71% “Fresh” on Rotten tomatoes, which is pretty good, especially for a silly comedy like this. But “Talladega Nights” is not a film for critics. This is a movie for people who like hilarious, quotable dialogue like ‘I’m going to come to you like a spider monkey’, ‘I like to imagine Jesus in a tuxedo t-shirt, because he says, like, I want to be formal but I also want to party â, andâ My husband Gregory and I want what every couple wants: to retire in Stockholm and develop a currency to use for dogs and cats. â
Currently, Twitter users are expressing how much they enjoy watching the nostalgic favorite on Netflix. “I have watched Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby 3 times since it came to Netflix”, @ EddieWilliams24 tweeted. “Thanks Netflix for reminding me what a masterpiece Talladega Nights is … a true classic,” Twitterer wrote. @maybemikejones.
And it’s not just the people who watch “Talladega Nights” for the 10th time that are pushing it up the Netflix rankings – it’s also the people who find out about its hilarity. One of those viewers is the Twitter user @ SuperLola44, who tweeted on July 3: “Just watched Talladega Nights: Ricky Bobby’s Ballad and I think I have a new favorite movie.”
If you haven’t seen “Talladega Nights” in a long time – or haven’t seen it at all – and you’re in the mood for a laugh until your sides hurt, do yourself a favor and watch. – coming soon to Netflix.