It’s for a short film set to be released at Sundance, and it is Adam Yauch approved, and also features Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, and Jack Black. But good God, folks, the thought of these three playing the Beastie Boys hurts my soul a little. It’s for a documentary on the making of the video, “(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!)” called “Fight For Your Right Revisited.” It’s even directed by Adam Yauch and I’m sure it’s well-intentioned and appropriately reverent, but still: Ouch. Ouch. Ouch. It just doesn’t feel right.
This is more like it: