Comedy films

Saidoweizu: the Japanese remake of Sideways and other improbable films | comedy movies

Jhere is a long history of Hollywood plundering Asian cinema and producing an English remake. Sometimes it’s a process that will produce a classic like The Magnificent Seven (based on Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai) or at least something as interesting as Martin Scorsese’s The Departed (based on the Hong Kong crime thriller Infernal business). More […]

Comedy films

Barbie to star in live action movie | Comedy movies

Barbie is set to hit the big screen for the first time in her own film, with the first installment of a new live-action series slated to go into production by the end of the year. The Hollywood Reporter says the new film will pair the doll, first released in 1959, with an overworked bureaucrat […]

Romance films

My guilty pleasure: Driving | Romance movies

First a few warnings: despite its classic verse, “Hitch: is it a noun or a verb?” », This film is not a treatise on grammar. Sorry to deceive you, @stylegardien. And it does not pass the Bechdel test. Do not even try. Its central character, Alex Hitchins, the New York “date doctor” who helps men […]