Tag Archives: comedy

Horrible bosses

Horrible bosses

How far does someone have to go for his employee to consider murder? Not even as far as Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada, if you ask the makers of Horrible Bosses, who trot out 3 guy pals as examples. Case... 

Paul: Out of this world

Paul: Out of this world

To earn the coveted title of “geek” these days, it takes more than just spending hundreds of hours playing computer/console games or knowing how to fix all of your Luddite friends’ electronic devices. For... 

The (Lost) Tourist

The (Lost) Tourist

The Tourist is set in the beautiful city of Venice, and ropes in plenty of star power (Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie) for this action thriller. Sadly, no amount of pretty can save the movie’s sloppy... 

The King and Queen of Comedy

The King and Queen of Comedy

For 2 deadpan funny people with so much in common, they’re both alums of the iconic Saturday Night Live, as well as Chicago’s breeding ground for top improv comedy The Second City, they write for and... 

Divorcee’s Fantasy for Anyone

Divorcee’s Fantasy for Anyone

If you’ve ever wondered what’s behind your friends’ “It’s Complicated” relationship status on Facebook profiles, this film might be a good gauge – but only if those friends are your parents’... 

Will You Survive in Zombieland?

Will You Survive in Zombieland?

If you just had a horrible day and need a good pick-me-up movie, or you just have this strange fascination with zombies, Zombieland is exactly the right movie for you. Directed by first-timer Ruben Fleischer,... 

The Hangover to Die For

The Hangover to Die For

One night of all-out partying, and you wake up with a crying baby in the closet, a tiger in the bathroom, and a missing friend. What exactly happened? Describing The Hangover as funny would be an understatement.... 

Deservedly Sell Out! Movie

Deservedly Sell Out! Movie

Deservedly Sell Out! Movie Songs, dark humour, funny characters, obvious jokes, and an uncanny ability to make everyday things seem funny are what Sell Out! has to offer for a full 105 minutes of entertainment. Sell... 

You Don’t Mess With The Zohan

You Don’t Mess With The Zohan

Following the box office success of Borat, comes You Don’t Mess With The Zohan, another middle-eastern political satire with a generous dose of explicit sexual references. Unsurprisingly, Zohan, the... 

Made Of Humour

Made Of Humour

Commitment-phobic protagonist, check. Her/his best friend plans to marry someone other than said protagonist, check. Protagonist is invited to be best man/maid of honour for the best friend despite being... 

Superhero Superblah

Superhero Superblah

He’s a nerd, a fool, a social outcast, a murderer and yet a hero. It doesn’t make much sense, but then it isn’t supposed to. Superhero is, thankfully, an 85-minute movie that intentionally makes...