Harold Ramis
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles
//Features

'Groundhog Day' and Iterations Toward a Theory of the (Third) Wheel: Or, Larry the Cameraman
26 Feb 2017 // 9:30 PM

No matter what the actor Phil Connors (Bill Murray) does, it's the cameraman Larry (Chris Elliott) who holds the power to make or break him.

Five Ways 'Animal House' Changed the World
27 Apr 2014 // 9:14 PM

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

//Reviews

Being the Ball: What We Talk About When We Talk About 'Caddyshack'
20 Jun 2010 // 5:00 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 // 11:00 PM

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

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"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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