Cool Thing To Buy This Week: “Community” Season 6 on DVD
Cult sitcom Community has made the jump to Yahoo! for its 6th and final season (now we just need a movie). Hacked e-mails, virtual reality, schlocky sci-fi filmmaking, grifting, forbidden paintball, a giant hand, a wedding and a stage adaptation of The Karate Kid… Welcome back for one crazy y... [Read More]
Behold, What One Has Got to Believe Is the Final ‘Community’ Gag Reel
Yahoo’s foray into original streaming shows, with them producing a sixth season of Community, was pretty much a complete disaster for the tech company, so it’s safe to say that a seventh season isn’t in the cards. But what is coming is that last season on DVD, cheekily subtitled Th... [Read More]
‘Community’ Mashed Together with ‘80s Animation Created the Perfect Existential Nostalgia Trip
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Everything sold separately. Everyone dies eventually. Nobody gets out alive.” Community is a show that never st... [Read More]
‘Community’ Mashed Together with ‘80s Animation Created the Perfect Existential Nostalgia Trip
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Everything sold separately. Everyone dies eventually. Nobody gets out alive.” Community is a show that never st... [Read More]
‘Community’ Mashed Together with ‘80s Animation Created the Perfect Existential Nostalgia Trip
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Everything sold separately. Everyone dies eventually. Nobody gets out alive.” Community is a show that never st... [Read More]
Yahoo Lost a Ton of Money Through Original Series Like ‘Community’ and ‘Other Space’
Yahoo’s recent attempt to delve into original programming has been far from profitable, it turns out. According to Variety, the streaming network recently revealed their third-quarter earnings, and they’re super grim — the company “couldn’t effectively monetize” i... [Read More]
Yahoo! “lost” $42 million investing in Original Series such as Community, Other Space, Sin City Saints
Yahoo!'s chief executives told investors and media Tuesday on a conference call that their $42 million investment on original comedy series to build up Yahoo! Screen did not yield much of any financial return. Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer had made a big play for Yahoo! Screen in 2013 by negotiating a de... [Read More]
Breaking Into Comedy Writing with ‘Key & Peele’, ‘Community’, and ‘Rick and Morty’ Writer Alex Rubens
Not many writers can break into Hollywood and land work on quality shows like Key and Peele, Rick and Morty, and Community all in one break-neck streak, but Alex Rubens is batting a thousand. Rubens admits a perfect mixture of lucky and good has produced a lot of laughs for the New York native, and ... [Read More]
Dan Harmon: “I Can’t Think About Writing a Movie Until I Miss ‘Community’”
Now that Community’s sixth season has wrapped up on Yahoo, the next question on fans’ minds is whether the show will return for another season, end on the season 6 finale, or fulfill its #SixSeasonsAndAMovie destiny. Speaking to Entertainment Weekly over the weekend, Dan Harmon revealed ... [Read More]
A Closer Look at the Increasingly Crazy End Tags From ‘Community’s Latest Season
Not everyone is rushing to change the channel at the end of a show. People don’t always want their station to hurriedly flip over to the next piece of programming and just get on with it. Some people — in fact, I’d wager a lot of them — savor the extra pieces of comedy goodne... [Read More]