Know Thyself: 7 Best Meta-Movies
22 Jump Street is a trope-laden comedy that actively, and loudly, dissects comedy tropes. The filmmakers stand up the myriad cliches on full display, like trophies in a glass case in a high school hallway. While thoroughly entertaining and several degrees smarter than your average summer sequel, the buddy top comedy is hardly the first to use a self-reflective angle to comment on its own existence. After the jump, here are seven of the best self-aware movies to melt your mind.