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Comedy Movie Reviews

Dad’s Army (2016)

Director Oliver Parker Starring Toby Jones, Bill Nighy and Catherine Zeta-Jones Rated PG Score 4/6 The Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon deal with a visiting female journalist and a German spy as World War II draws to its conclusion. Dad’s Army is based on a sitcom that ran on the BBC from 31st of July 1968…

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Director Fran Rubel Kuzui Starring Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens Rated PG Score 4/6 A flighty teenage girl learns that she is her generation’s destined battler of vampires. For those of you who might not know this movie helped establish Joss Whedon’s Buffyverse. Though it should be noted that the movie’s position as the…

Snatched

Director Jonathan Levine Starring Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn, Kim Caramele Rated MA Score 1/6 When her boyfriend dumps her before their exotic vacation, a young woman persuades her ultra-cautious mother to travel with her to paradise, with unexpected results. It’s a long running joke by one of my cousins that I suffer for my art.…

Monster Trucks

Director Chris Wedge Staring Lucas Till, Jane Levy, Thomas Lennon Rated PG Score 3/6 A young man working at a small-town junkyard discovers and befriends a creature which feeds on oil being sought by a fracking company. If you haven’t heard of this one, it’s okay you probably don’t have children. Though it should be…

Assassination Classroom: The Graduation

Director Eiichirô Hasumi Starring Kazunari Ninomiya, Masaki Suda, Ryôsuke Yamada Rated M Score 5/6 The story of the assassination classroom and their teacher target continues with the students’ own conflicts, Korosensei’s identity, and the fate of the world as the deadline for assassination approaches. I first came across Assassination Classroom back in 2015 the first…

Street Fighter – 1994

Director Steven E. de Souza Starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Raul Julia, Ming-Na Wen Rated M Score 3/6 Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts. For those of you who were wondering Street Fighter was based loosely on the video game Street Fighter II…

How to Be Single

Director Christian Ditter Staring Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson, Leslie Mann Rated M Score 0/6 Review By Tanteliz A group of young adults navigate love and relationships in New York City. I feel dirty just having watched this movie. Please do not waste 1 minute of your life on this movie. The acting is terrible. Flat…

Spin Out

Director Tim Ferguson & Marc Gracie Staring Xavier Samuel, Morgan Griffin, Lincoln Lewis & Travis Jeffery Rated M Score 3/6 Billy and Lucy have grown up together in a small, close-knit Australian country town, where they form one of the town’s most formidable Ute driving teams. When Billy takes one risky car stunt too far,…

Sing

Director Christophe Lourdelet & Garth Jennings Staring Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane Rated G Score 6/6 Review By Tanteliz A koala named Buster Moon has one final chance to restore his theater to its former glory by producing the world’s greatest singing competition. Buster Moon manages a theatre. His business has fallen on hard…

Miracle on 34th Street (1947)

Director George Seaton Staring Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O’Hara, John Payne Rated G Score 6/6 When a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing. Okay, time for Christmas movie number 2. I might…