Post Tagged with: "comedies"

  • Movie Review: The Intern (2015)

    Movie Review: The Intern (2015)

    by Alan F. Zundel So formulaic you can imagine the formulas in the screenplay—OM+Er=AL (where OM stands for older man, Er stands for erection, and AL stands for audience laughter)—“The Intern” is barely rescued from unremitting tediousness by its lead […]

  • Movie Review: The Big Short (2015)

    Movie Review: The Big Short (2015)

    by Alan F. Zundel “The Big Short” pulls off the improbable feat of being highly entertaining, educational, and timely all at once. This is fitting, as it is the improbable tale of an odd collection of traders who bet against […]

  • Movie Review: St. Vincent (2014)

    Movie Review: St. Vincent (2014)

    by Alan F. Zundel If you enjoy Bill Murray, you’ll enjoy “St. Vincent.” It’s that simple. I’ve been a Murray fan since his stint on Saturday Night Live in the ’70s, and my wife was converted by “Groundhog Day” back […]

  • Movie Review: This Is Forty (2012)

    Movie Review: This Is Forty (2012)

    by Alan F. Zundel I remember the year I turned forty. It was 1992. Clinton and Bush were running for the Presidency, and a cranky old rich white guy came out of nowhere to create problems for the Bush campaign. […]