Tag Archives: Comedy

American Pie 2

This summer it’s all about sticking together. Maybe the funniest thing in the world is watching Seann William Scott think he’s drinking champagne and subsequently realize that it’s actually urine. Or, maybe not. There is one thing worth admiring about this follow-up. The entire cast committed to a second helping, in which the boys rent … Continue reading American Pie 2

Support Your Local Sheriff!

A laidback, friendly and funny western spoof – and the same adjectives could be used to describe its star. James Garner plays a man who comes to a small gold mining town on his way to Australia, becomes its sheriff and challenges a family of criminals. Director Burt Kennedy and writer William Bowers have done … Continue reading Support Your Local Sheriff!

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

HE’S UP PAST HIS BEDTIME IN THE CITY THAT NEVER SLEEPS. Kevin’s (Macaulay Culkin) family is ready for another vacation, but this time he gets lost in New York and runs into some familiar burglars… If I were a member of this family I’d think we were stuck in Groundhog Day; this is virtually a remake of … Continue reading Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

a bug’s life

AN EPIC OF MINIATURE PROPORTIONS.  In my opinion, a bug’s life and its competitor, Antz, are equally good, but this one might actually appeal more to kids. Conceived with plenty of imagination, this is a remake of The Seven Samurai with ants standing in for the villagers, grasshoppers for the parasitic bandits and a circus troupe of various insects for … Continue reading a bug’s life