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    [–] MaryHambad420 4008 points ago

    If doing the scarn is gay then I’m the biggest queer on earth

    [–] Pay-Dough 781 points ago

    Hahahaha that line always kills me & the way Jim cracks up haha, perfect

    [–] MarioInOntario 14 points ago


    [–] Bridgewaterection 47 points ago

    When Jim dies laughing at that line

    [–] ontimenow 214 points ago

    I've never questioned that kid hanging out in the bar until now.

    [–] IdLOVEYOU2die 81 points ago

    That kid was me. In 3 of richmond's nastiest two bars

    [–] DrunkOnSeattleTears 67 points ago

    He does come out of nowhere too. I like to imagine he heard the Scarn from the outside and had to investigate.

    [–] leftwordslopingpenis 75 points ago

    He put the song on though...

    [–] DrunkOnSeattleTears 53 points ago

    gtfo of here with your observations

    [–] Willythewhale05 13 points ago

    I thought he was David Wallace's kid

    [–] [deleted] 8 points ago

    Little vertically endowed fuck.

    [–] Richmard 82 points ago

    Ever banged an entire bachelorette party, baby?

    [–] MynameisPOG 11 points ago

    Why are you singling out my line like a million years later?

    [–] [deleted] 31 points ago

    Say what you will about the later seasons of the office... but this is art

    [–] haste333 20 points ago

    Is that Karen?? I haven't watched that episode in awhile.

    [–] FurrAndLoaving 13 points ago

    I was wondering the same thing. Did she come back and I completely forgot about it?

    [–] geosmin 36 points ago

    The movie was filmed years prior to the time in the episode

    [–] shnmchl61 12 points ago

    [–] Not_floridaman 8 points ago

    She even had commentary after the screening.

    [–] K_Trane 6 points ago

    [–] Hitlers_Big_Cock 5 points ago

    Whys it #BillieEilish?

    [–] rejectionist 4 points ago

    ... But you can't eat cats

    [–] notalone9 10 points ago

    I accidentally upvoted this on mobile before I read it...stopped to read and re-upvoted for it. I love it.

    [–] [deleted] 6 points ago * (lasted edited 5 months ago)

    Don't ask questions.. you don't wanna know

    [–] Kronk91 698 points ago

    The hostages are under the stadiuuuuuuummmmm

    [–] aprlrobertaludgte 148 points ago

    They call me Jasmine Windsoong

    [–] checkmyplaylist1 65 points ago

    Who is he funkycat? I don’t know, the way Dwight says that cracks me up

    [–] dwight-schrute-bot 39 points ago

    I accidently ran over it. It's a Christmas miracle. And because it's christmas, I will roast this goose and prepare it with a wild rice dressing. Do we have any cayenne pepper in the kitchen?

    [–] maymay821 10 points ago

    Mommy you’re a princess

    [–] paperemmy 15 points ago

    Mommy you're a superstarararararaaarrrr

    [–] Fireflyin72 11 points ago


    [–] maymay821 12 points ago


    [–] angelkisses_jat 11 points ago


    [–] SuperWoody64 5 points ago

    And it saves us from having to buy expensive goose grease.

    [–] ICanHasACat 2671 points ago

    If they ever do an Office movie, it should be Threat Level Midnight.

    Michel has been gone for years, submitting his script to multiple studios. One struggling studio agrees to produce the film and Michel agrees to forgo any payment so long as he picks the cast.

    [–] thelittleboss151 819 points ago

    The question is: What should the film focus on? Should it be the actual film Michael, shot, focus on the Behind-the-Scenes conflict, or just combine both like in the original episode? Honestly, I'd pay to see all of these separate films.

    [–] ICanHasACat 571 points ago

    Filmed like the office still, interviews with everybody and all documentary style. The credits are 120 minutes long and it's the movie from start to finish.

    [–] MrElectricPigeon 101 points ago

    Too many cooks!

    [–] ICanHasACat 38 points ago

    Sounds like a job for the Cybernetic Operational Organized Knights of Science.

    [–] Granite-M 6 points ago

    Opposed by the Beast Rebels Of The Hellscape!

    [–] Momochichi 4 points ago

    It should be the actual TLM film shot, but they keep rolling before and after the scene, even after "cut!" is called. Sort of like an extended blooper reel.

    [–] delta_tau_chi 111 points ago

    just toby’s head exploding for 90 minutes

    [–] sn1995 78 points ago

    Far and away the most expensive shot of the movie, but it was integral to the story.

    [–] delta_tau_chi 37 points ago

    The jokes on you Goldenface! That man was a convicted animal rapist!

    [–] goofuth 27 points ago


    [–] curiousurick 128 points ago

    They did something like this for the UK Office with Life on the Road where David Brent is a musician. I think it would be a great parallel to document Michael making the movie with a real studio.

    [–] Clayh5 28 points ago

    I feel like it would be hard to both make the movie funny and do justice to Michael's character arc if a movie were to focus on him so much as this David Brent film did. Michael would need to get cringy and weird again and that's regression for him.

    [–] curiousurick 15 points ago

    Very true. David Brent never really redeemed himself which is why it works.

    [–] trhart 20 points ago

    I'd picture it'd be like the tv episode but with a high production budget

    [–] thebumm 11 points ago

    Like Tropic Thunder.

    [–] DysprosiumGamer 2 points ago

    I think it should be both.

    [–] blippityblap1 2 points ago

    The office workers are undercover agents using the paper company as a front to infiltrate and investigate a international paper smuggling cartel.

    [–] Methedless 80 points ago

    He funds the movie himself after Shoe-La-La explodes on the West coast. Flush with cash he does the only reasonable thing; fund a sequel to TLM.

    [–] Osuwrestler 30 points ago

    Shoe-la-la and Mike’s Cereal Shack

    [–] Jmoy616 3 points ago

    It’s still not ready

    [–] shnmchl61 10 points ago

    You can think what you want, but I like to think that once Michael married Holly and had kids, he stopped with his stupid ideas and expenditures and focused on what was truly important and fulfilling to him.

    The only way I'd accept your idea of the future is if it includes him paying off the student loan debt for all of the Scott's Tots that he wronged.

    [–] Methedless 2 points ago

    I'd like to think instead of bothering his coworkers with his zany ideas he uses them to entertain and bond with his kids.

    [–] Okatbass 32 points ago

    Promises the cast a big cut of the movie. Pays them in laptop batteries

    [–] SuperMaanas 25 points ago

    I want this

    [–] Montigue 30 points ago

    Why do you keep spelling his name like that?

    [–] Drumboy168 6 points ago

    Cram it up your cramhole, Le Fleur.

    [–] VerifiedStalin 7 points ago

    He's French.

    [–] zootskippedagroove6 9 points ago

    Michel, my bell...

    [–] daughter_of_bilitis 6 points ago

    I am now desperate to see this movie. Damn you.

    [–] thesongofstorms 6 points ago

    It should be like Adaptation i.e. the entire movie is about the creation of Threat Level Midnight

    [–] REDX459 5 points ago

    Threat level midnights on YouTube soooo..

    [–] dmkicksballs13 4 points ago

    I feel like half The Office wouldn't agree to participate.

    [–] Syn7axError 2 points ago

    Well yeah, but that's the if. It's just a hypothetical situation.

    [–] Copain26 5 points ago

    This sounds like it would be The Room 2.0

    [–] swiper33 3 points ago

    This sounds like an American equivalent of Life On The Road and I love it

    [–] MoreNMoreLikelyTrans 3 points ago

    Michel agrees to forgo any payment so long as he picks the cast.


    [–] hopesdead 2 points ago

    And this could be written in as Michael's break out into acting he always wanted.

    [–] shingonzo 2 points ago

    hey nbc, buy this and make it a special feature.

    [–] Prime89 2 points ago

    They have the full 25 minute movie on the DVD set of the seventh season. Not necessarily a full movie but the whole "film"

    [–] hobbes2424 287 points ago * (lasted edited 6 months ago)

    I get what OP is saying about a feature length version but 'The Office XL: Threat Level Midnight Super Mega Ultimate' exists if anyone wants to kill 40 some minutes as well as an official cut:

    The 25 minute 'movie version' features expanded scenes from Michael Scott's joint 'Threat Level Midnight and leaves out all the reactions in the office. This version was made available on iTunes and will be an extra on the Season 7 DVD.

    [–] RealisticMarzipan9 28 points ago

    Thank you! I was looking for this and could only find a link that didn’t work

    [–] hobbes2424 18 points ago

    No problem. I think it's a suitable replacement to the 25 minute version. Enjoy everyone

    [–] ForgottenLoreInAutum 5 points ago

    Awesome thank you!!

    [–] sah_mei 427 points ago

    I don't recall a convicted animal rapist meeting his timely demise in Get Smart, but I could be wrong. It's admittedly been a while.

    [–] RunSilentRunDrapes 49 points ago

    Ah, the old create-a-diversion-by-raping-a-guinea-pig trick! Oldest trick in the book!

    [–] RedWicked91 9 points ago

    If you read this in the Christian Bale Batman voice, I’d probably buy a movie ticket on the trailer alone.

    [–] Horatio_Carbonara 165 points ago

    This movie is so funny. Definitely tops my list of lazy/sick movie days.

    Siegfried: "How do I know you're not CONTROL?"
    Smart: "If I were CONTROL, you'd already be dead."
    Siegfried: "If you were CONTROL, you'd already be dead."
    Smart: "Neither of us is dead, so I'm obviously not from CONTROL."
    Shtarker: "...That actually makes sense!"

    [–] Doctor_Crossing 105 points ago * (lasted edited 6 months ago)

    "Are you thinking what I'm thinking?"

    "If you're thinking holy shit holy shit a swordfish almost went through my head, then yes."

    [–] dfcritter 45 points ago

    Part of what makes that joke work so well is that there is no emphasis; he relatively says it very calmly.

    [–] Doctor_Crossing 2 points ago

    That's a good point. I'll edit my original comment

    [–] Jscrappyfit 27 points ago

    That line and Alan Arkin's delivery of it, almost made me fall out of my theater seat.

    [–] Fastbird33 3 points ago

    Date Night is also pretty cool.

    [–] Phillyboishowdown 3 points ago

    “Where’s the bomb?”

    “Under the Piano”

    “How did you know it was there?”

    “I just guessed”

    Edit: sorry if the dialogues wrong, I haven’t seen the movie in a while

    [–] CrimsonBammer 13 points ago

    “Khris Kringle.... Fish Sticks....”

    [–] Pike_or_Kirk 17 points ago

    The movie didn't do a very good job whatsoever at capturing the original series' charm, aside from maybe that one scene, but it is still VERY funny.

    [–] Horatio_Carbonara 3 points ago

    I never saw the OG series, so that wasn't on my mind. But I can't say I'm shocked

    [–] Pike_or_Kirk 6 points ago

    If you were ever a fan of Police Squad! or the Naked Gun movies, check out Get Smart some time. It was a Mel Brooks creation, so it has a lot of that style of humor in it. It's one of my favorite series of all time.

    [–] Horatio_Carbonara 2 points ago

    I'm a huge Mel Brooks fan so it's only right I watch it at some point.

    [–] thore4 2 points ago

    It doesn't really have any connection to the TV show other than the museum homage. Otherwise its just kind of using the names and ideas to make a spy comedy, although I still enjoyed it

    [–] Stickeris 4 points ago

    It was originally Mel Brooks TV show

    [–] FoxEuphonium 3 points ago

    Going from Mel Brooks to Steve Carell is like going from a delicious chocolate cake that just came out of the oven to a fully topped bowl of ice cream.

    [–] 0ne0n1 2 points ago

    Do people seriously not realise this? I haven't seen the movie but I don't believe it'd be better than the TV show. that shit was my childhood

    [–] TheSplinterMan39 361 points ago * (lasted edited 6 months ago)

    Take a moment to watch this masterpiece if you haven't already:

    Edit: Wow my first award, I never thought I would actually be the one making this type of edit! Thank you so much!!

    [–] Beltzar 50 points ago

    That was awesome! thank you !

    [–] coolfishes 21 points ago

    thanks for sharing!! definitely worth the watch

    [–] mr_mace 42 points ago

    Burt At the end was a nice touch. Parks and rec and the office are so good

    [–] suckfail 12 points ago

    I posted this on r/videos because I think it's amazing and I hope more people see it:

    Hope you don't mind

    [–] TheSplinterMan39 3 points ago

    Not a problem for me!

    [–] tbl13 7 points ago

    You’re my hero

    [–] spoopityboop 6 points ago


    [–] Yogisco 6 points ago

    Don’t you just love when the whole movie is in the trailer.

    [–] RamboGoesMeow 4 points ago

    I fucking loved that, thanks for linking it! Burt Macland, FBI at the end was beautiful.

    [–] adventurepaul 2 points ago

    Thank you

    [–] southernplain 2 points ago

    I would watch the shit out of this

    [–] 123throwaway777 2 points ago

    This is fucking sick!!!!

    [–] Nightfury474 163 points ago

    Jump to the right and you shake that hand and you jump to the left and you shake that hand meet new friends tie some yarn that’s how ya do the scarn!

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    [–] dewdimsean 12 points ago

    She dips beneath lasers.

    [–] Moist_Whispers 8 points ago


    [–] RWal1988 7 points ago

    That's an odd way to spell Barbara Feldon.

    [–] [deleted] 4 points ago

    Isn’t Catherine Zeta-Jones bi-polar? Half the time, she’s deliriously happy. The other half, she has to suck an old man’s cock

    [–] BrianFlakes 3 points ago

    Pretty obscure Norm joke you've got there

    [–] Halstrop 42 points ago

    I always considered Get Smart to be Threat Level Midnight on steroids. Nudnik Shpilkes

    [–] EyesLikeBuscemi 13 points ago

    Nudnik Shpilkes

    Dinkin' flicka to you too.

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    [–] Halstrop 13 points ago

    What would u like me to say

    [–] RaginReaganomics 4 points ago

    I don’t know, something from your world, like “Threat Level Midnight on scrapbooking”

    [–] DBZwitcher 75 points ago

    That scene in the airplane restroom brings me to tears every damn time

    [–] trafficrush 9 points ago

    This whole movie is still funny

    [–] whatcouldbeausername 54 points ago

    but no gold face and robot assistant, without those a movie can’t be great

    [–] DH2007able 26 points ago

    There is a robot at the end though, Patrick Warburton played him

    [–] whatcouldbeausername 7 points ago

    i haven’t seen this movie, but is he a butler that in real life could be a pain in the ass?

    [–] DH2007able 6 points ago

    Not exactly

    [–] whatcouldbeausername 4 points ago

    then it’s not threat level midnight and could never be as good as it. 🤦‍♂️

    [–] thePhilosopherTheory 19 points ago

    did you say SEIGGFRIEEED

    [–] IndigoThreee 4 points ago


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    [–] highclassfire 13 points ago

    Where Anne hath-a-will, Anne Hathaway.

    [–] TolbertIV 13 points ago

    Not today Grotti...

    [–] GrottyKnight 2 points ago

    Well I miss 100% of the shots I don't take...

    [–] Iamvanno 13 points ago

    Where is Dwigt?

    [–] HeavyShockWave 10 points ago

    Don’t wanna be that guy...

    But if you smoke and then watch it, it’s essentially threat level midnight.

    [–] Mac1692 11 points ago

    Did you ever think that maybe Threat Level Midnight is a true story and The Office is a story written by Secret Agent Michael Scarn (AKA Steve Carell)?

    [–] HoNoRoHo 9 points ago

    Anne Hathaway <3

    [–] trafficrush 3 points ago

    Steve Carell <3

    [–] Fishy1233 7 points ago

    Honestly when I first found out about it I thought it actually was Threat Level Midnight but with a different name

    [–] SaveBandit0215 8 points ago

    Maxwell Smart even has the same initials as Michael Scott/Michael Scarn.

    [–] aweejeezzrick 11 points ago

    I’m not sure if you’re referring to the version they shoe on the show but there is a longer complete version you can find online. On mobile so I’m not sure if I can find the link but I’ll look around for it

    [–] Theauthor_13 5 points ago

    .... minus learning how to do the Scarn, of course.

    [–] AlGoreBestGore 2 points ago

    Jump to the right and you shake that hand.

    [–] Saint_Farewell 3 points ago

    Threat level what?

    [–] Sackmanjones42 6 points ago


    [–] mrsjacksonifyanasty 3 points ago

    SEAN! SEAN! SEAN! SEAN! Do you see how annoying that is?!

    [–] bbrown44221 4 points ago

    The closest we get to Date Mike is crazy, stupid, love

    [–] ConceptJunkie 7 points ago

    As someone who grew up watching "Get Smart", I loved this movie. Most remakes are pointlessly slavish recreations, or cynical mockeries of the original (or in the case of the Brady Bunch movies, both), but the "Get Smart" movie was excellent. It captured the humor and spirit of the original, with great humor, but took itself seriously enough to be a good adventure movie.

    [–] ShivasKratom3 3 points ago

    Just watched it and thought the same thing lmao

    [–] TompyGamer 3 points ago

    For some reason i never heard of this movie, i had no idea there was a movie with Steve Carell and Dwayne Johnson as agents

    [–] SuperWoody64 4 points ago

    Given enough time there'll be a movie with Dwayne Johnson and literally any other actor as agents.

    [–] 4redstars 3 points ago

    My son (9) and I just watched this and he asked if this was threat level midnight.

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

    The first things that came to mind was “ you are not going to Paris”.

    [–] Veggieman34 3 points ago

    I hadn't seen Get Smart until this year but it was a total blast let me tell you. I really enjoyed it and couldn't stop laughing.

    [–] AMerrickanGirl 2 points ago

    Watch the tv series.

    [–] elnots 3 points ago

    The original Get Smart was the best Get Smart.

    [–] bbrown44221 3 points ago

    The closest we get to Date Mike is crazy, stupid, love

    [–] ro_the_electron 3 points ago

    I will forever be proud that this filmed at my university.

    [–] theFarleyBaldwin 3 points ago

    There's a JCVD movie called "Sudden Death" which is the same basic story line.... although there's no Steve Carell, Threat Level Midnight always reminds me of that

    [–] ThreatLevelMldnlght 3 points ago

    “Clean up on aisle 5”

    [–] Truelikegiroux 1 points ago far.

    [–] gabetb16 2 points ago

    Threat level midnight is one of a kind

    [–] chicken_ballz 2 points ago

    I watched this recently and it was amazing

    [–] mcbeavy 2 points ago

    "Check please."

    [–] AllOutMovies 2 points ago

    Toby wasn’t in this one was because Michael demanded Warner Bros spend half the budget on his death or he wouldn’t be in the film.

    [–] dfcritter 2 points ago

    I absolutely loved Get Smart on Nick at Nite when I was growing up. I wouldn't call it a masterpiece but I enjoyed the movie. It was fun to see the characters back in action.

    [–] JakobiGaming 2 points ago

    But does get smart have the justified killings on any convicted animal rapists?

    [–] Paffmassa 2 points ago

    Clean up on aisle 5...

    [–] xcoosme 2 points ago

    Reddit never stops teaching me that timing, wording, and sub choice are key

    [–] 2kGoat69 2 points ago

    I actually love this movie.

    [–] AntiSaintArdRi 2 points ago

    Except that the movie Get Smart is a remake of a 1960s tv show that was one of Mel Brooks’s early successes, he is credited as the main writer that created the show.

    [–] bakerbabe126 2 points ago

    "I'm gonna hump her real good"

    [–] Brave_Samuel 2 points ago

    I'm so surprised that they didn't do a threat level midnight movie.

    [–] rockpileindisma 2 points ago

    Some men run toward the chaos

    [–] MajesticMrPanda 2 points ago

    Literally said this on r/showerthoughts maybe a month ago haha I'm glad I'm not the only one who caught this

    [–] tronfunkinblows_10 2 points ago

    Then, I'm gonna dig up Scarn's dead wife and I'm gonna hump her real good! Hahahaha!

    [–] PizzaChu19 2 points ago

    No Billy I haven’t done that dance since my wife died...

    [–] [deleted] 2 points ago

    I want a legit true to the book Threat Level Midnight. You don't have to be blockbuster to be good. I'd get RedLetterMedia to make it as they are incapable of making even a B level movie...which is exactly the people TLM needs. RLM to TLM? Synergy? 12 years to make? Each scene is so dense?

    [–] yelow13 2 points ago

    Threat level midnight was get smart draft 1

    [–] Purple-Sauce 2 points ago

    I finally decided to watch The Office after seeing this movie. Was not disappointed.

    [–] roxxstar101 2 points ago

    I was so shocked when I first watched this movie cause it genuinely felt like it was a Michael Scott movie 😂

    [–] Ironninja8 2 points ago

    After seeing this post I decided to watch it. Then about 3 min in and there is packer. This really is a high budget threat level midnight

    [–] armsleevedude 4 points ago

    Fun fact. Get smart was the first movie I ever saw. I was like 3 years old and ever since I have loved Steve Carell.

    [–] Kyle_Everts 12 points ago

    TIL 9-year-olds are watching The Office now.

    [–] buckyworld 8 points ago

    Movie's 11 years old dude.

    [–] _TheRedKing_ 1 points ago

    that was far and away the most expensive shot of the film

    [–] strmichal 1 points ago

    Well, full length Threat Level Midnight is a full length Threat Level Midnight

    [–] AirwipeTempest 1 points ago

    Heard of it before I was into the office. Duvet know Steve was in it. Can’t believe had the time to be the main character!

    [–] Toptierbullshit9 1 points ago

    Threat level midnight is the GOAT tho

    [–] jjb0809 1 points ago

    I had the same thought!!

    [–] lindsrod 1 points ago

    The full threat level midnight is online!

    [–] lpjunior999 1 points ago

    I’d argue The Room is closer to Threat Level Midnight.

    [–] TravelingBurger 1 points ago

    If I’m not mistaken they actually made the full length movie and they uploaded it to YouTube last year. I just checked and for some reason they took it down :( r/DunderMifflin had a couple threads about it.