Under the Radar?: “Four Lions”


“Four Lions” is a British comedy revolving around a group of inept jihadists.

Here’s an example.

When wanna be terrorist Waj travels to Pakistan in order “train” at a terrorist training camp, he gets engaged in a heated argument over which direction to pray towards, vehemently insisting he knows the direction to face. The truth is, hailing from Britain, he’s accustomed to facing east in order to pray towards Mecca. He misses the fact that, now that he’s in Pakistan, Mecca is to the West.

As dimwitted as that is, it may actually be his least moronic moment in the movie.

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