Posts Tagged ‘comedy’
Even as it gets stuck between stations, “Joy” is an engaging — and, at the right moments, enraging — tale of both perseverance and the psychology of purchasing.
A crude and vulgar holiday film that will put you off from the Christmas spirit. Sure, it has laughs, but they are cheap and sophomoric.
"Superior" is a coming-of-age story that, like its characters, lacks the maturity to realize its own purpose or potential.
A ride on the world's best kiddie coaster, "Goosebumps" delivers family-friendly thrills and coasts on Jack Black's star power.
Career-best work by Ryan Reynolds & Ben Mendelsohn carries an unhurried, empathetic gambling drama that stays at the table a bit too long to achieve greatness.
Though far from flawless as a comedy, Martin Scorsese’s use of the form as catharsis to shake off his setbacks makes "After Hours" its own sort of masterpiece.
The joy in watching, and rewatching, “Little Shop of Horrors” is that the cast has fun right along with the audience.
An enjoyable comedy that is predictable and innocuous as writer-director Nancy Meyers follows a well-worn path.