Review: “The Last Laugh” documentary explores humor, the Holocaust and taboos
The Last Laugh opens with a quote onscreen from the noted non-comedian, German novelist Heinrich Mann, who wrote: “Whoever has cried enough, laughs.” Mann fled Nazi Germany while Hitler’s soldiers burned his books in public. The documentary then cuts to a Nazi-uniformed figure... [Read More]
Review: Punching Henry
After Henry Phillips released his semi-autobiographical movie, Punching the Clown, in 2010, Showtime expressed interest in developing a companion series. That series never came to fruition. But the awkwardness of that failure inspired Phillips and Gregori Viens to co-write and direct a sequel. Origi... [Read More]
Review: Punching Henry
After Henry Phillips released his semi-autobiographical movie, Punching the Clown, in 2010, Showtime expressed interest in developing a companion series. That series never came to fruition. But the awkwardness of that failure inspired Phillips and Gregori Viens to co-write and direct a sequel. Origi... [Read More]
The 8th annual Pardcast-A-Thon will livestream for 12 hours on Saturday, March 4, 2017
Who’s joining Jimmy Pardo, Matt Belknap and Pat Francis for their eighth annual Pardcast-a-Thon, happening for 12 hours this Saturday live from Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank, Calif.? Among the known, announced guests: Jon Hamm, Sarah Silverman, Lauren Ash, Paul F. Tompkins, Scott Aukerm... [Read More]
Here are some of the guests who will appear on Jimmy Pardo’s Pardcast-A-Thon this weekend
It’s going to be a great weekend – the eighth annual Pardcast-A-Thon is finally here! A marathon podcast session hosted… MORE Here are some of the guests who will appear on Jimmy Pardo’s Pardcast-A-Thon this weekend appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here are some of the guests who will appear on Jimmy Pardo’s Pardcast-A-Thon this weekend
It’s going to be a great weekend – the eighth annual Pardcast-A-Thon is finally here! A marathon podcast session hosted… MORE Here are some of the guests who will appear on Jimmy Pardo’s Pardcast-A-Thon this weekend appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Netflix announces new special from Sarah Silverman
Mark your calendars: on May 30th, Netflix will drop a new special from stand-up comic Sarah Silverman. The as-yet-untitled special… MORE Netflix announces new special from Sarah Silverman appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Netflix Orders a New Standup Special from Sarah Silverman
Netflix just added another standup special. The Wrap reports that the streaming network has ordered a standup special from Sarah Silverman, which will tape later this month and premiere on Tuesday, May 30th. Liam Lynch — who directed Silverman’s Jesus Is Magic and We Are Miracles —... [Read More]