Topics :: comedy

Wish I Was Here

By Kevin Taft | Monday Jul 21, 2014
Zach Braff's Kickstarter-fueled follow-up to his indie hit "Garden State" is a sweet film despite it's uncertainties.

Sex Tape

By Jake Mulligan | Friday Jul 18, 2014
There's a moment here where Diaz is lambasting Segal, both of them stretching their faces in some weird attempt to approximate human vulnerability. She's standing in front of a fridge, and one of the kid's drawings is of a very specific food item: "Corn."

And So It Goes

By Jake Mulligan | Friday Jul 18, 2014
For an example of cinema-as-lifestyle-porn, see Rob Reiner's latest movie.

Obvious Child

By Jake Mulligan | Thursday Jul 17, 2014
Most of the scenes in this movie prove that women can make stupid gross-out comedies just as well as the guys. But one scene suggests that they can make them even better.

Bad Words

By Ken Tasho | Friday Jul 11, 2014
I've finally seen Jason Bateman in a role he was born to play.

Land Ho!

By Charlie Nash | Friday Jul 11, 2014
"Land Ho!," the latest film from filmmakers Aaron Katz and Martha Stephens, is a slight, but undeniably charming, independent comedy.

Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa.5

By Ken Tasho | Friday Jul 11, 2014
If you can't get enough of Johnny Knoxville and his outrageous shenanigans, this Blu-ray is for you.

From ’Vegas’ to New York: Scout Durwood Plays the Dixon HOT!

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jul 9, 2014
Scout Durwood, the chanteuse behind the character Lady Scoutington, brings her cabaret-style Vegas revue "Woman of Whimsy: This Would Kill in Vegas" to the Dixon Place HOT Fest on July 10.

Begin Again

By Kevin Taft | Friday Jul 4, 2014
The director of "Once" dives back into the music scene, this time bringing his "sort-of" romantic dramedy to New York City and featuring a crooning Keira Knightly.

Vegas Launches "Lipshtick," First Female Comedy Series

By EDGE | Wednesday Jul 2, 2014
"Lipshtick-The Perfect Shade of Standup" is set to debut at The Venetian Las Vegas this July with a lineup of fabulous female comedians.