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October 19: Happy Birthday Jon Favreau and Jason Reitman

Jon Favreau celebrates his 50th birthday today.  He was living in Chicago, working at local improv theaters, when he was cast in a significant supporting role in… 1,151 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

REVIEW: Don’t Think Twice (2016)

When Jack (Keegan-Michael Key), a member of a New York City improv troupe called The Commune, gets a huge break, the rest of the group made up of his best friends and girlfriend, all start to realise that they might not all make it. 276 more words


Don't Think Twice ***1/2

3.5 out of 5 stars

Just because this is mainstream and an easy, and certainly entertaining, watch does not mean it cannot be profound and meaningful and this film delivers on both. 139 more words


Change is constant, if often unwelcome, for the characters in Mike Birbiglia’s moving comedy ‘Don’t Think Twice’

By Matthew E. Milliken
Oct. 4, 2016

Mike Birbiglia’s 2016 comedy Don’t Think Twice is a touching look at a troupe of improvisational comedians whose performances belie their resistance to change. 643 more words


"Don't Think Twice"



“Don’t Think Twice” celebrates the craft of improvisational comedy and offers an intimate glimpse into what creative types think of their chosen profession. 705 more words

2016 Film Reviews

Don't Think Twice, or, Suicide Squad and the Myths of Success and Failure

At first glance you’d be forgiven for not seeing any connective tissue between Suicide Squad and Don’t Think Twice, writer/director Mike Birbiglia’s sophomore film about a close-knit improv group in New York City. 328 more words


(10) Don't Think Twice

Don’t Think Twice is the second directorial effort of stand up comedian Mike Birbiglia. The film revolves around a group of aspiring comedians who get by on help from their parents, crappy part time jobs, and $5-a-piece ticket sales to their improv shows. 637 more words