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Monday, July 29 2013

In The Kentucky Fried Movie Expect the Unexpected, Exercise Total Concentwation on the Isle of Lucy

This sketch comedy feature classic may seem dated today, but the best of the jokes still hold up and manage to succeed in their silly irreverent, often sexually explicit way.


Thursday, February 2 2012

Grave Robbing, Murder and a Few Laughs: 'Burke and Hare'

I wish I could say this was the triumphal return of a great director rather than just a decent rental.


Tuesday, January 10 2012

'The Three Amigos!' Lacks Punch, but Still Warrants a Chuckle or Two

The Three Amigos! falls prey to the comedy misstep of not delivering on its promised absurdity, resulting in an enjoyable, if underwhelming romp.


Friday, September 23 2011

Chronic Unemployment + Seamy Business Practices + Moral Relativism = 'Burke and Hare'

Andy Serkis may just be the most magnetic film actor in recent memory. Watching him in live action is so captivating, we might forget that he's best known as the master of motion-capture acting.


Monday, April 6 2009

Coming to America

From big hair to shoulder pads, power suits to Jeri-Curl, and an omnipresent and delightfully horrific synthed-out soundtrack, this flick has a hungover Sunday on the couch written all over it.


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