Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson ruin horror movies for Fandango
Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson have made some great comedy movies together (Wedding Crashers) and some forgettable ones (The Internship), too. OK, maybe just those two films. For Halloween, comedian Dan Perrault wonders how they might ruin some of our horror movies as well, in this parody for Fandango... [Read More]
Guillermo del Toro Made the Couch Gag for This Year's 'Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror
by Bradford Evans Pacific Rim and Hellboy filmmaker Guillermo del Toro will be taking the reins of part of The Simpsons' opening credits for the show's Halloween episode this year, Fox announced yesterday. The show's 24th annual "Treehouse of Horror" episode will feature a couch gag created by del T... [Read More]
The Hot Streaks of John Candy
Hot Streaks is a look at the times when comedians at the height of their power. Comedy comes in waves, and with it comedians ride the success of public adoration and creativeness. During these times (usually around 5 years), comedians are putting out some of their most successful projects. So with t... [Read More]
Bob Odenkirk and Patton Oswalt Join the Cast of 'The Kitchen Sink'
by Bradford Evans Bob Odenkirk, Patton Oswalt, and Ian Roberts have joined the cast of The Kitchen Sink, a new horror-sci-fi-comedy, Deadline reports. The movie is being directed by Robbie Pickering (Natural Selection), written by Oren Uziel (the upcoming 22 Jump Street and Downtown Owl), and produc... [Read More]
Holliston: Talking to Adam Green about horror-comedy (interview)
Filmmaker Adam Green is pioneering a new hybrid of television sitcom with the creation of his new original series Holliston which has been described as Wayne’s World meets Saw. Holliston is set in the town in Massachusetts of the same name where Green and Joe Lynch play two friends who desire ... [Read More]
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Wants to Remake 'Little Shop of Horrors'
So, Joseph Gordon-Levitt wants to make a new version of Little Shop of Horrors with him as Seymour. Normally, I'd complain that this is a classic that doesn't require remaking and that Hollywood is terrified of new ideas, blah blah blah, but the "original" Little Shop of Horrors starring Rick Morani... [Read More]
Trailer: "Tucker & Dale vs. Evil" looks horribly funny
Tucker & Dale vs. Evil strikes a perfect balance between comedy and horror by way of the following plot: there’s a misunderstanding between hillbillies and preppy kids on vacation who think they’re in Deliverance. There’s plenty of gory delightful fun with cast Tyler Labine, Alan Tudyk, and 30 Rock‘s Katrina Bowden as you can see in the trailer below, but writer/director Eli Craig brings what looks to be a cleverness that’s rarely seen from most movies in the horror-comedy realm. [Read More]