Posts Tagged ‘comedy’

Adventureland

Adventureland is writer-director Greg Mottola’s follow-up to the hilarious Superbad which cast a rosy glow around the high-school experience and the friendships forged there, but with his second feature, Mottola takes a darker, more somber trip down memory lane to the time after college graduation.
Overeducated virgin, James (Jesse Eisenberg), is forced to [...]

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Top 20 Movies of 2008

Why stop at 10 when there are so many excellent movies out there and the internet has infinite space? To settle any arguments that may spring up, some of these movies were released as early as 2007 and exhibited in theaters as late as 2009, but they are all uniquely connected with 2008 either [...]

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Teeth

It’s hard to shock a modern-day audience, but Teeth had packed houses at Sundance eliciting full-throttle screams in unison. It is one of the few non-pornographic movies that examines the power of the vagina, and dares to pose the question, “What if the vagina was no longer the most vulnerable part of [...]

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Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Isn’t it nice to see a major studio comedy that is conventional, but actually good? Penned by a man who had an itch to show his crotch a bunch on screen (I suppose there is a lot to be proud of) Forgetting Sarah Marshall surprised all of us by being funny because [...]

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