Posts Tagged ‘Saturday Night Live’
Al Franken stars as cable access TV-show host (and "Saturday Night Live" character) Stuart Smalley in 1995's "Stuart Saves His Family," directed by Harold Ramis.

Class of 1995: “Stuart Saves His Family”

Upending expectations of the "Saturday Night Live" subgenre, "Stuart Saves His Family" is good enough and smart enough to paint a seriocomic portrait of misery.

Class of 1993: “So I Married an Axe Murderer”

Those who remember this 1993 comedy quote the loud, Scottish-accented putdowns. But they're remiss in forgetting the rest of this early gem from Mike Myers.

A Good Old Fashioned Orgy

A likable enough sex comedy that could have used a bit more raunch and imagination.

Movies You Aught Not Watch: The Master of Disguise

"The Master of Disguise" — a hideous attempt to create "Austin Powers" for third graders — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 52 worst films of 2000-2009.

Grown Ups

Is Adam Sandler washed up?

Adam Sandler retrospective

Arguably the actor with the best post-"SNL" career, Adam Sandler has been successful and intermittently worthy of our time.


Is "MacGruber" the best big-screen adaptation of a "Saturday Night Live" skit that spoofs a 1980s adventure series?

Saturday Night Live: From TV to Film

The long running sketch show has produced several movies. But how many of them work?