COMMUNITY “Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps” Review

COMMUNITY "Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps" Season 3 Episode 5 – While following up what was possibly the best Community episode of all time two weeks ago with "Remedial Chaos Theory", and you’d think it would be tough to follow this week. Thankfully, Community has always had greatHalloween episodes, and "Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps" was no exception. This episode was hilarious.

The funniest part was that it was so similar to the last episode in a lot of ways. Just like how last episode gave every character their own arc, we now get a scary story told from the perspective of each of the group in order to tell which one of them is a homicidal maniac. And just like last episode, there was so much great stuff here that it’s hard to pick a favorite. Britta’s terrible narration, Shirley’s self-righteous eternal damnation of the rest of the group, and Pierce’s playboy story that included punching Troy in the face with his penis. Everything here was so effective, but nothing was quite on the same level as the Human Centipede send up involving Pierce as the crazy surgeon sewing Troy and Abed together. The fact that Pierce immediately thought of putting his butt on his chest was equivalent to having boobs he can play with all day was incredible, but then realizing he had feet for hands and hands for feet was the icing on the cake. The line after Troy was done telling this story where he yells "feet hands!" to himself great. Read More...


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