Articles tagged eugene levy

Summer of Same: August 2009

With names like Tarantino, Lee, and Zombie, the final month of the season pulls out all the film geek stops. Still, the only guarantee is familiarity, not freshness.

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Part 2: The Virgin Suicides to The Blair Witch Project (May - August 1999)

In Part Two of our look at the most memorable films of 1999, we experience music, foul-mouthed mayhem, and a late, great auteur's final cinematic statement.

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For Your Consideration (2006)

Despite its comparatively strong plot and sharp satire, For Your Consideration seems less substantial than Guest's other films.

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22 Dec 2005 // 1:00 AM

Christmas With SCTV

If you need a reason to buy the Christmas disc, the answer is John Candy.

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Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005)

Andy Shankman's poorly structured, unevenly paced, uninspired movie is set in summertime, which means its release is off season.

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22 Sep 2005 // 1:00 AM

SCTV: Volume 4

Whether taking on film, music, television or book, these cunning Canadians exposed the foibles of mass media while entertaining and enlightening.

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7 Mar 2005 // 1:00 AM

SCTV: Volume 3

SCTV: Volume 3 finds the show in the midst of its gonzo stride.

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24 Nov 2004 // 1:00 AM

SCTV Volume 2

The material shows how much the SCTV crew did not engage in either obvious parody or simple knee-jerk laughs.

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23 Sep 2004 // 1:00 AM

SCTV Network/90: Volume 1

These were smart people who figured out a way to make sketch comedy work in a 90-minute format.

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6 May 2004 // 1:00 AM

New York Minute (2004)

Mary-Kate and Ashley are what they are, and no one can stop them.

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1 Aug 2003 // 1:00 AM

American Wedding (2003)

Stifler's insufferable self-love is his special gift, of course, and what viewers love most about him.

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24 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

A Mighty Wind (2003)

In its focus on these reunited '60s folkies, 'Wind' engages in that most virulent form of nostalgia: '60s-itis.

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Bringing Down the House (2003)

It's like an episode of Bewitched, only longer, and with a feisty black woman instead of a white witch.

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8 Jul 2002 // 1:00 AM

Like Mike (2002)

It's easy to see why Bow Wow -- ambitious, clever, self-confident -- appealed to the folks who put this film-cd-gear- package together.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Greg the Bunny

Imagine a world of people living side by side with puppets.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Down to Earth (2001)

And so, here comes Mr. Rock, invading the white folks' world with something approximating a vengeance.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Best in Show (2000)

The question I am left with, in relation to all these other characters, is what, if anything, are they satirizing?"

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

American Pie 2 (2001)

PULL.

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