Movies & Shows That Took Not-So-Subtle Swipes At Themselves

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It's easy to think of movie and TV show producers as humorless and oblivious to criticism. But as it turns out, every now and then they sneak in a little self-ownage for the ages. They'll make jokes at their own expense, calling out flaws and issues in surprisingly self-aware ways.

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