Category: Comedy

Summer Rental 1985 John Candy Rip Torn comedy

Summer Rental (1985) – A Review

John Candy is an overworked air traffic controller who goes on a family beach vacation and he gets very little relaxing done. The family’s summer rental house isn’t the coziest...

My Blue Heaven 1990 comedy Steve Martin Rick Moranis

My Blue Heaven (1990) – A Review

Steve Martin is a mobster in witness protection awaiting to testify against a powerful New York crime boss. Rick Moranis is the FBI agent assigned to make him comfortable in...

Dragnet Dan Aykroyd Tom Hanks 1987 cop comedy movie

Dragnet (1987) – A Review

Jack Webb’s famed Los Angeles police show Dragnet gets an updating with Dan Aykroyd assuming the role of Joe Friday’s namesake nephew. He’s got all the distinctive characteristics of his...

Wagons East 1994 John Candy Richard Lewis western comedy

Wagons East (1994) – A Review

It’s the rough wild west and a group of soft, yellow-bellied misfits just can’t hack it. Richard Lewis, Robert Picardo, Ellen Greene and John C. McGinley are ready to pack...

Whos Minding the Store 1963 Jerry Lewis Jill St John comedy

Who’s Minding The Store (1963) – A Review

Jerry Lewis lands a job at a department store. Chaos follows. Like most of Jerry movies it can be summed up with a simple description. Frequent Lewis director Frank Tashlin...

Mixed Nuts 1994 Christmas comedy awful horrible worst movie

Mixed Nuts (1994) – A Review

A Venice Beach crisis hotline call center is the stage on Christmas Eve for a bunch of eccentric characters for a supposed uproarious night of farcical comedy. There’s a lot...

Deck the Halls 2006 Christmas comedy Matthew Broderick Danny DeVito

Deck The Halls (2006) – A Review

Danny DeVito moves across the street from Matthew Broderick. It’s Christmas time and DeVito has a dream of his house being seen from space. That gets him to string up...

Rodney Dangerfield Back to School 1986 comedy

Back To School (1986) – A Review

Rodney Dangerfield is a wealthy clothing chain owner. He’s got plenty of cash, is crass, knows how to have fun, is a great high diver and a has a son...

The Great Race 1965 comedy Curtis Wood Lemmon cast

The Great Race (1965) – A Review

It’s the early twentieth century and the automobile is the latest great innovation. Two competing daredevils, the noble white-wearing ‘The Great Leslie’ (Tony Curtis) and the sinister, mustache twirling Professor Fate...

Clockstoppers 2002 Nickelodeon kid movie

Clockstoppers (2002) – A Review

A very unique watch falls into the hands of teenage Zak (Jesse Bradford). It has this super cool ability to speed up the molecules of the wearers body. This basically means...

Running Scared Billy Crystal Gregory Hines cop movie 1986

Running Scared (1986) – A Review

Billy Crystal and Gregory Hines are two Chicago cops who are looking to retire. They’re getting a bit tired of dodging bullets from criminals. They want to move to Key...

Tom Hanks Meg Ryan Joe Versus the Volcano 1990 comedy fantasy underrated

Joe Versus the Volcano (1990) – A Review

“My father always said almost the whole world is asleep. Everybody you know. Everybody you see. Everybody you talk to. He says that only a few people are awake and...

Goldie Hawn Wildcats football comedy 1986

Wildcats (1986) – A Review

Goldie Hawn has been raised on football. She knows all there is to know about the game and her dream has always been to coach. There’s a slight catch though...

Spaceballs 1987 Mel Brooks Star Wars parody comedy cast

Spaceballs (1987) – A Review

Mel Brooks tackles Star Wars and a bunch of other sci-fi movies with Spaceballs. Planet Spaceball is almost out of fresh air and now President Skroob (Brooks) needs to get...