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  • The Interview Poster
    Review: The Interview
    The controversy surrounding this film has been enormous, who would have thought that another film with Seth Rogen and James Franco would lead to an international incident? A discussion on modern day cyber security? A renewed focus on the right to...
  • 'Magic In The Moonlight'
    DVD review: 'Magic In The Moonlight'
    Just like clockwork, every single year, Woody Allen releases another movie. Allegedly, his theory is that through volume, he is bound to have some good movies in there.Let's see if 'Magic In The Moonlight' is one of them.Wei Ling Soo...
  • 'Galavant' to air on ABC on Monday, January 7 with some unusual guest stars
    'Galavant' to air on ABC on Monday, January 7 with some unusual guest stars
    ABC is hoping to win their "Once Upon a Time" fans over to their new mid season fairy tale themes show, "Galavant" on Monday, January 7 at 8:00 pm EST. At this time there is only eight episodes and it's been promoted as a...
  • Sandra Bernhard
    'Tis the day after Christmas and Sandra Bernhard's at Joe's Pub
    Even when she refers to the worsening world situation, it’s hard not to laugh out loud when speaking with Sandra Bernhard.“It’s a real s**t show,” Bernhard says, using one of her favorite catch-alls. “So many spy...
  • 'Arrested Development: Season 4'
    DVD review: 'Arrested Development: Season 4'
    The beloved FOX show 'Arrested Development' was criminally cut short after three seasons. It was too clever and subversive to ever survive for long on network television.Enter Netflix which gave the show a chance to continue.Some time...
  • The Wrong Mans
    Matthew Baynton suffers more mistaken identity in series two of 'The Wrong Mans'
    Christmas Eve will be a lot more entertaining this year, as Hulu has picked out the day to premiere the second season of The Wrong Mans, the hilarious BBC comedy co-created and co-written by Matthew Baynton and James Corden. It's the ultimate...
  • Poster
    Review: Obvious Child
    There has be an upswing of funny women in film and television nowadays to pick up the mantle of the likes of Joan Rivers and Nora Ephron among others. Independent film has also returned to its roots to give good, singular, voices the right to tell...
  • The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical
    WaterTower's Christmas Trailer Park outageous candy to cure your holiday blues
    It's a relief to find some alternatives to the usual Christmas Theatre Fare, Dickens' A Christmas Carol is a lovely story, but we know it so well, and one of the advantages of The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical (Music and...
  • 'Broad City: Season 1'
    DVD review: 'Broad City: Season 1'
    Good old Comedy Central. With all of the series that they roll out, a handful of them find genuine success and have a good shelf life.One of the newest offerings is a show called 'Broad City.'Two friends, Abbi (Abbi Jacobson) and Ilana ...
  • 'Family Tree: The Complete First Season'
    DVD review: 'Family Tree: The Complete First Season'
    Christopher Guest has given us some of the most endearing improvised pseudo-documentary comedies of the 80s and 90s with 'This Is Spinal Tap', 'Waiting for Guffman', and 'Best In Show'.He returns to give us an HBO series...
  • Blu-ray/DVD review: This Is Where I Leave You
    Blu-ray/DVD review: This Is Where I Leave You
    Studio Synopsis: When their father passes away, four grown siblings, bruised and banged up by their respective adult lives, are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over...
  • TOP: The Wicked Witch all "prettied" up for the Count. BOTTOM: Rusty and his script.
    Oz on Film, Part Sixty-two: The First Television Series of Oz, Part Fifteen
    Nottoo many people (one exception being author Gregory Maguire) have considered the Wicked Witch of the West a fit subject for a romance, but in the Tales of the Wizard of Oz, she has a boyfriend (if only in her own mind), the eponymous character...
  • Montreal comedy holiday listings 2014
    Montreal comedy holiday listings 2014
    Dec 18 to 20:Garrett Clarke & Sean Emeny, Yuk Yuks Montreal, 1222 Mackay 8 p.m. $13 (514) 272-9857Bengt Washburn, The Comedy Nest, 2313 Ste. Catherine W. 8 & 10:30 p.m., $15/10 (514) 932-6378Dec 20:“UCC's Merry Bleeping Christmas...
  • Santa Claus vs. The Martians 3.0
    Inspired Lunacy makes CDP's Santa vs. Martians giddy delight
    For the sake of transparency, and speaking as an admitted Santa Claus vs. The Martians groupie, I have trouble finding the best words to describe this latest (and undeniably best) incarnation of what become a Dallas Christmas Theatre Classic....
  • Fibber McGee & Molly
    Old-time radio, 17 December: Less can be enough at 79 Wistful Vista
    “With the need to ‘write funny’ no longer present because the episodes were pre-recorded in a studio,” Clair Schulzwill write inFibber McGee & Molly On the Air (1935-1959), “too many of the fifteen-minuteFibber...