Comedy films

BBC releases list of 100 best comedy movies of all time

Billy Wilder’s Some like it hot was voted best comedy of all time in a poll for BBC Culture. Some 253 critics from around the world – including Tara Brady and this writer for Irish weather – were asked to rate their 10 favorite comedy films. The last 100 delivered predictable results and some notable […]

Comedy films

Judd Apatow explains why comedy movies struggle

Judd Apatow knows a thing or two about making a comedy film in the studio system. Maybe we should all listen to him. Judd Apatow is widely credited with bringing new life to the R-rated comedy genre in the 21st century through the critical and commercial hits “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” and “Knocked Up.” But even […]