Armando Iannucci
Features // 3 Articles
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
//Features

The Best 30 Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

In one of the rarest rating periods ever, several on the staff could successfully argue for any of the Top 30 choices as a potential number one. While not all classics, they remain the consistent cream of 2009's crop.

The Best Independent / International Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Looking for something far off the well-beaten mainstream path? Well, step on over to some savory world and outsider independent cinema. It's here where the risks, the experimentation, and the true art lives.

//Columns

Political, Pointed, and Peculiar: Armando Iannucci, Comedy Genius
6 May 2013 // 5:30 PM

Armando Iannucci's The Thick of It and Veep have solidified his legacy as a political satirist, but we mustn't forget the impact his other works have had on culture and comedy.

In Praise of Silliness
20 Jun 2011 // 4:00 PM

They say you gotta laugh to keep from crying. A simple dose of pure silliness taken on a regular basis is much needed, these days.

//Reviews

In the Loop
6 Aug 2009 // 10:35 PM

In the Loop is often very funny -- minute for minute, surely one of the funniest movies of the year -- but it's a little exhausting, too.

//Blogs

In the Loop (2008)
10 Jan 2010 // 6:10 PM

No matter the culture, no matter the country, politics is farce. It's the crazed game playing of people so drunk on power that they don't

'Loop' is a Savage Political Satire
25 Jul 2009 // 1:12 AM

No matter the culture, no matter the country, politics is farce. It's the crazed game playing of people so drunk on power that they don't

//Mixed media
//Blogs

FKA twigs Outdoes Herself with 'Congregata' (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"A regular FKA twigs performance is exciting. But her 'Congregata' event amps up the fervor ten fold, with more wild dancers, powerful lights and costumes.

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