Was the Pentaverate mentioned in So I Married an Axe Murderer?

Was the Pentaverate mentioned in So I Married an Axe Murderer?

Netflix brings us another absurd comedy, The Pentaverate, this May. But as it turns out, The Pentaverate isn’t totally original — it actually has a very direct connection to a 1993 cult comedy film called So I Married an Axe Murderer.

How do you marry an AXE murderer?

So I Married an Axe Murderer is a 1993 American romantic black comedy film, directed by Thomas Schlamme and starring Mike Myers and Nancy Travis. Myers plays Charlie MacKenzie, a man afraid of commitment until he meets Harriet (Travis), who works at a butcher shop and is maybe a serial killer.

What is the meaning of AXE murderer?

noun. someone who commits murder with an axe.

Who is William in So I Married an Axe Murderer?

Charlie MackenzieMike MyersStuart MackenzieMike MyersHeedMatt DohertyHarriet MichaelsNancy TravisRanger John JohnsonPhil HartmanTony GiardinoAnthony LaPaglia
So I Married An Axe Murderer/Characters

Is Pentaverate a real word?

The Pentaverate is made up of the Queen of England, the Gettys, the Rothchilds, the Vatican, and Colonel Sanders (before he went toes up).

How is The Pentaverate a spin off?

Mike Myers’s ‘So I Married An Axe Murderer’ mentioned the same society ‘The Pentaverate’ is based off. When looking up The Pentaverate, it is tagged as a spinoff series. It is based on Myers’s 1993 romantic black comedy film, So I Married an Axe Murderer.

Where does the phrase AXE murderer come from?

Etymology. From axe-murder +‎ -er or axe +‎ murderer. It may possibly have entered the lexicon after the axe murders of Villisca, Iowa which happened in 1912.

Can you spell AXE without an E?

Ax and axe are both correct spellings. In fact, they are just different ways to spell the same word. The only difference between these words is regional. Ax (no ‘e’) is more common in the U.S., while British English-speaking countries prefer axe (with the ‘e’).

What is Verate?

1 : to regard with reverential respect or with admiring deference. 2 : to honor (an icon, a relic, etc.) with a ritual act of devotion.

Will there be a Pentaverate 2?

The Pentaverate won’t be returning to Netflix for a season 2 because it was designed and produced as a limited series. That’s not to say if the show was a breakout success more couldn’t be done but in this case, it wasn’t the plan.

Is the Axeman of New Orleans still alive?

The Axeman was never identified, and the murders remain unsolved. He mainly targeted Italian immigrants and Italian-Americans.

What is axe slang for?

The Axe – or Ax, depending on whom you ask – is possibly the most common slang word for a guitar. Surprisingly, the term dates back to the mid-’50s when jazz musicians used it as a slang word for saxophone. Over time, it became a go-to term for the electric guitar.