Sunday, March 15 2009
We’ve been moved out of the pigsties, perhaps, but maybe the joke is on us. Possibly, people will look back at our moment in time and ask how we outsmarted ourselves into being even busier every day.
Tuesday, October 9 2007
It would never work... no one challenged the reigning broadcast junta and survived. No surprise then that the upstarts snuck in and changed the face of TV forever.
Wednesday, May 23 2007
Fans of the late, lamented Arrested Development may find themselves particularly taken with Robson Arms.
Wednesday, December 20 2006
The general, surreal nature of most Kids in the Hall work keeps the show feeling fresh and edgy more than a decade after the episodes originally aired.
Monday, May 29 2006
If we share Freud's liberationist stance on the power of humor, then no sketch comedy series is more pure and direct in its dissident hilarity than The Kids in the Hall.
Thursday, December 1 2005
Once you've seen a few of those uncensored sketches, it's clear why Kids in the Hall was never so pleasing to mainstream viewers as SNL.
Wednesday, February 2 2005
The Kids' steadfastly humanizing instincts go a long way towards rendering their comedy adorably toothless.
Monday, November 15 2004
'There are tears for things, there are tears of things, there are tears from things,' says Guy Maddin.
Thursday, May 13 2004
Guy Maddin's film is swirling with scraps of movie and other recent history.
Monday, April 26 2004
The Kids in the Hall are notable for some of the most fascinatingly experimental misses in comedy history.