Harold Ramis
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles

Five Ways 'Animal House' Changed the World
27 Apr 2014 // 8:14 PM

Wherever the bar was set for '70s college parties, Animal House took that bar, broke it into kindling, and made a bonfire.

The Worst Films of 2009
6 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

What does it say about the last 12 months that two of the year's biggest blockbusters also find residence near the top of our annual compilation of cinematic abominations? Oh, and the rest are pretty rotten as well.


Being the Ball: What We Talk About When We Talk About 'Caddyshack'
20 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

Caddyshack is not unlike the theory of relativity: you cannot understand it and you could never hope to explain it, but you are perceptive enough to concede it.

Year One
18 Jun 2009 // 10:00 PM

This strategy -- cutting away before a likely punchline -- is Year One's preferred mode.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

READ the article