Check Out the Short Film ‘Affections’ Directed, Written by, and Starring Bridey Elliott
Fort Tilden’s Bridey Elliott has made her first film in the form of a sad yet sweet short called Affections. Released on Vimeo today, the short stars Elliott — who also wrote and directed — as a young woman who is bored with the predictability of her longterm relationship with her ... [Read More]
The Comedian’s Guide to Survival review – the tale of a luckless standup
Inbetweeners star James Buckley plays a failing performer in an unfocused tale that falls short on laughsThe casting of Inbetweeners star James Buckley, plus cameos from a host of comic performers and the word “comedian” in the title, leads to certain expectations here. Specifically: lau... [Read More]
The Comedian's Guide to Survival: can you really learn to be a standup?
A new film blurs fiction and reality with its tale of an aspiring comic. It asks to what extent you can study to become funny – or if you’re just born that way“The Comedian’s Guide to Survival doesn’t exist, you know,” we’re told towards the end of a new Bri... [Read More]
The Comedian's Guide to Survival: can you really learn to be a standup?
A new film blurs fiction and reality with its tale of an aspiring comic. It asks to what extent you can study to become funny – or if you’re just born that way“The Comedian’s Guide to Survival doesn’t exist, you know,” we’re told towards the end of a new Bri... [Read More]
The Comedian's Guide to Survival: can you really learn to be a standup?
A new film blurs fiction and reality with its tale of an aspiring comic. It asks to what extent you can study to become funny – or if you’re just born that way“The Comedian’s Guide to Survival doesn’t exist, you know,” we’re told towards the end of a new Bri... [Read More]
Kevin Hart: What Now? (review)
In just its opening weekend, Kevin Hart's third concert film already has beaten both the box-office debut of his previous stand-up film, 2013's Let Me Explain, as well as the overall haul from his first such effort, 2011's Laugh at My Pain. What Now? Indeed. With $12.6 million and counting in movie ... [Read More]
Kevin Hart: What Now? (review)
In just its opening weekend, Kevin Hart's third concert film already has beaten both the box-office debut of his previous stand-up film, 2013's Let Me Explain, as well as the overall haul from his first such effort, 2011's Laugh at My Pain. What Now? Indeed. With $12.6 million and counting in movie ... [Read More]
Kevin Hart: What Now? (review)
In just its opening weekend, Kevin Hart's third concert film already has beaten both the box-office debut of his previous stand-up film, 2013's Let Me Explain, as well as the overall haul from his first such effort, 2011's Laugh at My Pain. What Now? Indeed. With $12.6 million and counting in movie ... [Read More]
Kevin Hart: What Now? (review)
In just its opening weekend, Kevin Hart's third concert film already has beaten both the box-office debut of his previous stand-up film, 2013's Let Me Explain, as well as the overall haul from his first such effort, 2011's Laugh at My Pain. What Now? Indeed. With $12.6 million and counting in movie ... [Read More]
Kevin Hart: What Now? (review)
In just its opening weekend, Kevin Hart's third concert film already has beaten both the box-office debut of his previous stand-up film, 2013's Let Me Explain, as well as the overall haul from his first such effort, 2011's Laugh at My Pain. What Now? Indeed. With $12.6 million and counting in movie ... [Read More]