Tag Archives: Comedy

Movie Review – Zookeeper (2011)

A group of zoo animals decide to break their code of silence in order to help their lovable zoo keeper find love — without opting to leave his current job for something more illustrious. Director: Frank Coraci Writers: Nick Bakay (screenplay), Rock Reuben (screenplay) Stars: Kevin James, Rosario Dawson and Leslie Bibb There is no

Movie Review – Bad Teacher (2011)

A comedy centered around a foul-mouthed, junior high teacher who, after being dumped by her sugar daddy, begins to woo a colleague — a move that pits her against a well-loved teacher. Director: Jake Kasdan Writers: Gene Stupnitsky, Lee Eisenberg Stars: Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel and Justin Timberlake Bad Teacher is a film that makes

Movie Review – Grown Ups (2010)

Comedy superstars Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Rob Schneider, David Spade and Kevin James team up for a story of five childhood pals who reunite after 30 years to mourn the loss of their old basketball coach. Gathering at a July 4th celebration where their families meet for the first time, the friends find themselves acting

Movie Review – The Great Outdoors (1988)

A Chicago man’s hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in. Director: Howard Deutch Writer: John Hughes Stars: Dan Aykroyd, John Candy and Stephanie Faracy I miss John Candy. He was a riot, albeit an incredibly unhealthy man. The Great Outdoors, originally titled Big Country, was

Movie Review – Youth in Revolt (2009)

While his trailer trash parents teeter on the edge of divorce, Nick Twisp sets his sights on dream girl Sheeni Saunders, hoping that she’ll be the one to take away his virginity. Director: Miguel Arteta Writers: Gustin Nash (screenplay), C.D. Payne (novel) Starring: Michael Cera, Portia Doubleday, Zach Galifianakis, Steve Buscemi, Fred Willard, Ray Liotta,

Movie Review – Hall Pass (2011)

Directors: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly Cast: Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis, Jenna Fischer, Christina Applegate, Stephen Merchant A married man is granted the opportunity to have an affair by his wife. Joined in the fun by his best pal, things get a little out of control when both wives start engaging in extramarital activities as well.

Top Ten List – Root Rot’s Top Ten Comedies

For the latest edition of our guest writer top ten lists, I feel very lucky to have with us a true rock star in the podcasting community – Root Rot. Some of you may know Root Rot as the original host of the Midnight Podcast for the first 100 episodes (yes I actually typed 100