Tuesday, August 30 2011
The BBC has recognised that its mission statement "to inform, educate and entertain" must, simply must, include radio comedy.
Wednesday, February 4 2009
Sunday, April 15 2007
Far more prescient today than it was 36 years ago, Jerzy Kosiński’s darkly comic novel of media and politics, Being There, lives on, thanks in part to Hal Ashby's marvelous 1979 motion picture adaptation.
Friday, August 5 2005
Peter Sellers creates a calm-before-the-storm tension between this persona and later violent outbursts.
Monday, December 1 2003
Trapped by time, engaged in meaningless caucuses until they're utterly spent, the adults here are really just interested in beheading each other.
Monday, July 21 2003
The Mouse That Roared is that rare nuclear holocaust flick you can watch with the kids.