Horrible Histories

What's Been So Funny This Year? | 17 Dec 2012 // 3:59 PM

Despite a few imperfections, this month's British Comedy Awards highlighted the best of British television comedy.


Horrible Histories: Or, How Children's TV Grew Up in a Hurry | 9 Nov 2011 // 11:10 PM

Nominally a kiddie series, the TV adaptation of Horrible Histories has a sharp comic intelligence. It might just be one of the most successful original comedy shows to appear in years.

//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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