Category Archives: comedy

“The Last Laugh” Movie Review

50 years ago, up-and-coming comic, Buddy Green (Richard Dreyfus), was about to go on the Ed Sullivan show. He and his manager, Al Hart (Chevy Chase), expected both their careers to zoom into the stratosphere after people saw Buddy on Ed Sullivan. Well…just before the show (or shoe….you gotta be old to understand that one), Buddy quit the business…..and became

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“Bend It Like Beckham” Movie Review

Jess (Parminder Nagra) loves to play “football” (soccer) in the park with her friends, and she is REALLY good, in fact…..she is better than any of the guys she plays against, and is getting better. Jules (Keira Knightly) plays on a women’s football team and one day happens to see Jess kicking some soccer ass in the park. Jules asks

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“Coming 2 America” Movie Review

Prince Akeem (Eddie Murphy) will soon be King of Zamunda. He and Lisa (Shari Headley) have been married for 30 years and they have three daughters: Meeka (KiKi Layne), Omma (Bella Murphy), and Tinashe (Akiley Love). Unfortunately, as per Zamunda law, the heir apparent to Akeem has to be male! So, because he and Lisa have three daughters, there is

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“Coming to America” Movie Review

Prince Akeem (Eddie Murphy) of Zamunda is celebrating his 21st birthday. The Prince has been spoiled his entire life. He walks on rose petals, he does not wipe himself in the bathroom, he is bathed by beautiful-naked-women, and he does not even tie his own shoes as his father, the King (James Earl Jones), says….tying your own shoes is “overrated”.

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“Yes Day” Movie Review

Allison (Jennifer Garner) grew up always saying “yes” to a good time, but, now that she is married with kids, she has become a “no” mom. Allison says “no” so much that her older kids, Katie (Jenna Ortega) and Nando (Julian Lerner), write haikus and make videos comparing her to the worlds most famous dictators. The youngest, Ellie (Everly Carganilla)

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“Don’t Read This On A Plane” Movie Review

Jovana Fey (Sophie Desmarais) has just had her third novel published and is now in Venice to start her book tour. When a call comes in from her publisher he tells her: “Oh, sorry, I just went bankrupt and your hotels, and living expenses for the tour, have been cancelled.” BUT…on the bright side….he tells her that her plane tickets

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“Moxie” Movie Review

Vivian (Hadley Robinson) and Claudia (Lauren Tsai) have been best friends all their lives. They know what happens in their small town and have learned to put their heads down to the harassment and hope the idiots, mostly football players, just stop. Lucy (Alycia Pascual-Pena) is a new to this school and is much less tolerant of harassment from the

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