Posts Tagged ‘comedy’
A Dwayne Johnson-Kevin Hart comedy, Blake Lively versus a shark and the big-screen adaptation of "Warcraft" lead this week's new Blu-ray & DVD releases.
"Neighbors 2," a 25th-anniversary edition of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" & Val Lewton's "Cat People" Criterion Collection edition lead this week's releases.
Feels like a Martin Scorsese LEGO set, down to a Jonah Hill minifig with articulated middle fingers you can raise. Without him, "War Dogs" would be useless.
Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg's "Book of Mormon" moment — a marvelously animated, ecumenically equal-opportunity offender with hope, heart, humor, heroism & heft.
"Bad Moms," starring Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell and Kathyrn Hahn is an authentic, absurd and funny movie from the writers of "The Hangover."
One of Jonathan Demme's masterworks — just spiky enough to draw blood and an uncommonly gripping romance about rebellion, reinvention … and maybe redemption.
Melissa McCarthy as "The Boss," Ice Cube back in the "Barbershop" and an early Francis Ford Coppola work lead this week's new Blu-ray and DVD releases.
Although rough around the edges, "Empty Space" is a coming-of-age film that meanders between moments both poignant and funny.
Like a painfully super-sized, emotionally tone-deaf, R-rated episode of “Modern Family,” written by a cantankerous old technophobe insisting on the last word.
"Popstar" tips more sacred cows than it slaughters, but it's also not a satire of the way we live now. It's a wise, wicked satire of the way we leisure now.
A comedy with little on its mind beyond detonating farcical fireworks over a full boat of stars, but it remains one of its form's finest from the last 20 years.
"The Nice Guys" is a wall-to-wall-funny action-comedy, a great refinement of director/writer Shane Black's style and one of this summer's best.
Brian De Palma is the last person you'd expect to attempt artful zaniness, so there's clearly some fascination to be found even in a failure such as this.
"It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World" is one giant, excessive, madcap, slapstick, over-the-top romp.