Reviews // 3 Articles
In 'The Big Sick' and Other Films, Zoe Kazan Evolves the Rom-Com From Within
7 Jul 2017 // 3:00 AM
In a film world where the old-school romantic comedy scarcely exists, Zoe Kazan's recent entries to the genre stand as tests of empathy and feminism.
'The Big Sick' Is a Cheerful Romantic Comedy About Dark Things
6 Jul 2017 // 3:00 AM
Kumail Nanjiani’s autobiographical love story has a fantastic hook but its mild demeanor keeps the comedy from having quite the right sting.
Sundance 2017: 'The Big Sick' + 'Roxanne Roxanne'
24 Jan 2017 // 6:15 AM
These two Sundance entries introduce fast-talking protagonists who take the art of comedic dialogue to new heights in speed and certainly in social satire.