Articles tagged jason alexander

Duckman: Seasons Three and Four

He’s more than a two-dimensional duck -- he you may gross you out, but you can’t help but acknowledge he has a conscience.

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Cinema Qua Non - Indispensable DVDs: Part 2

Day Two - A demanding Decalogue overflowing with everything: from fascinating international fare, misbegotten masterworks, some out of the blue bafflers, and that seminal show about “nothing”.

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28 Jan 2008 // 9:59 PM

Seinfeld: Season 9

Seinfeld clearly struggled after Larry David's departure, trying to re-find its way back to a show about nothing.

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Part 4 - Feasts from the Fringe

Cable created supply where there was little or no demand. Out of the myriad of subject specific programming, a few gemstones managed to shine.

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1 Jun 2007 // 3:00 AM

Seinfeld - Season 8

Season 8 of Seinfeld plays like a natural progression into not only the show's endpoint a year later, but the future absurdism of shows like Arrested Development and 30 Rock.

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Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner (Uncensored)

The show has comic moments (commenting on Shatner's weight gain, Ross says, "You have let yourself boldly go"), but the roast isn't so much funny as it is forced.

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27 Feb 2007 // 11:40 PM

The Escapists #1-6

This is a story about the ultimate dream of most comics fans: writing the comic book of their favorite character.

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21 Nov 2006 // 9:00 PM

Seinfeld - Season 7

Season 7 of Seinfeld ties every extraneous idea to the rest, and weaves a tapestry of empty detail. The result: something fabulous made of nothing.

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4 Oct 2004 // 1:00 AM

Listen Up

Everyone here is chattering away aimlessly, but no one is paying attention. Not even the audience.

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8 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Shallow Hal (2001)

Jack Black is always a pleasure. Irony, weirdness, perversion -- he has it all. It was only a matter of time before Hollywood came a-knocking.

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8 Nov 2001 // 3:00 PM

Shallow Hal (2001)

What is unfortunate about 'Hal' is that while the Farrellys' previous offerings were, for all their sophomoric dick and fart humor, somewhat good-spirited, their new film is just plain old mean.

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The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle (2000)

At one point during the endless-seeming shenanigans of The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle, Robert De Niro, embodying the cartoon character Fearless Leader, faces the

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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