Comedy films

Review of Always Be My Maybe – another mediocre romantic comedy from Netflix | comedy movies

OOur collective thirst for the release of a truly great rom-com has had us looking back and forth, re-watching the classics until we are sick, eagerly awaiting a worthy new addition. These savvy folks at Netflix have taken notice, and as a result, they’ve algorithmically constructed a series of lab-cooked, box-ticking imposters that sit spookily […]

Comedy films

Hidden Revue – moving story of a dying drag queen | Comedy movies

AAging drag queen is diagnosed with terminal cancer and makes a new friend in this touching and surprisingly funny end-of-life drama set in Brighton, with a terrific 83-year-old performance Derren Nesbitt. It must have taken some guts out of him to let the camera come in so close, following him naked in the shower and […]

Comedy films

Jimmy Fallon’s Five Favorite Comedy Movies

This year, Jimmy Fallon marks five years as the host of Tonight’s show, arguably the most coveted regular hosting concert on the planet. He and his team celebrated the milestone with some of the show’s most ambitious episodes, episodes that mean a lot to the comedian personally. In February, on the show’s fifth anniversary, Fallon […]

Drama films

Woman at War Review – the mother of all green goddesses | Drama films

TTo describe Benedikt Erlingsson’s humor as “dry” is a bit like saying that things can get “cold” the closer you get to the Arctic Circle. After conquering Iceland’s theatrical stages and television screens as a writer, director and performer, Erlingsson turned to feature films in 2013, where his brand of tragi-comic tongue-in-cheek humor laughter once […]