Tag Archive: comedy

Classic Scene: Puttin’ on the Ritz

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Puttin’ on the Ritz Young Frankenstein (1974) Directed by Mel Brooks The Scene: Doctor Frederick Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) has finally embraced his family business and created a being from the body parts of… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Heavyweights’

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Beginning with 2005’s 40 Year Old Virgin, writer/director/producer Judd Apatow has been one of the top makers of comedy in Hollywood. Modern moviegoers know him from his many hit films, but early in… Continue reading

10 Underrated Horror Comedies

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We all know Shaun of the Dead and Zombieland are amazing movies, as are the classics such as Young Frankenstein and Evil Dead II. I am personally a big fan of the horror-comedy… Continue reading

Worst Episode of ‘Parks & Recreation’ Ever

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The motley crew of civil servants from Pawnee, Indiana hold a very special place in the hearts of TV viewers. Originally seen as nothing more than a poor man’s version of the Office… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Zombieland – Double Tap’

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Director: Ruben Fleischer Cast: Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin, Emma Stone, Rosario Dawsom, Zoey Beutch, Avan Jogia Plot: Ten years after the Mad Cow Disease mutated into a zombie virus Tallahassee, Columbus,… Continue reading

Classic Scene: ‘Dinner Party’

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The Dinner Party The Thing Man (1934) Directed by WS Van Dyke The Scene: Former detective and current member of the alcohol-guzzling idle rich, Nick Charles has finally discovered what has happened to… Continue reading

Movie Reviews: ‘Good Boys’

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Director: Gene Stupnitsky Cast: Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams, Brady Noon, Molly Gordon, Midori Francis, Will Forte Plot: Three tween friends are nervous about their first ‘kissing party’, and in an attempt to… Continue reading

Classic Scene: House Falling Gag

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House Falling Gag Steamboat Bill Jr. (1928) Directed by Charles Reisner (Buster Keaton uncredited) The Scene: As a storm blows through town William Canfield Jr. AKA Steamboat Bill Jr. (Buster Keaton) is trying… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Late Night’

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Director: Nisha Ganatra Cast: Emma Thompson, Mindy Kaling, John Lithgow, Hugh Dancy, Reid Scott, Amy Ryan Plot: Katherine Newbury as attained great success and celebrity as a late night talk show host who… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Little’

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Director: Tina Gordon Cast: Marsai Martin, Regina Hall, Issa Rae Plot: Jordan Sanders is an abusive boss and tech mogul who is reverted back to age 13, leaving her bullied assistant to help… Continue reading