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This is Spinal Tap (1984)


Put simply, This is Spinal Tap remains one of the laugh-out loud funniest, most engrossing, and most quotable comedies of all time. The trick? Roger Ebert once wrote of another great comedy, … 104 more words

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A Mighty Wind (2003)

Mockumentary captures the reunion of 1960s folk trio the Folksmen as they prepare for a show at The Town Hall to memorialize a recently deceased concert promoter. 78 more words

Harry Shearer Joins Cast Of Comedy Feature 'Bastards'

Harry Shearer, who is probably best known for voicing a total of 23 characters on The Simpsons for over two decades (including Mr. Burns and Ned Flanders) has just joined the cast of the feature comedy… 236 more words

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Misery Loves Comedy (2015) - reviewed by George

This documentary, directed by Kevin Pollak, consists of interviews with 56 stand-up comedians, comic actors, comedy directors, and comedy writers, all trying to answer the question: does comedy (especially stand-up) come out of angst and depression and misery. 290 more words


Godzilla (1998)

Director – Roland Emmerich

Starring – Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Hank Azaria, Kevin Dunn, Michael Lerner, Harry Shearer, Richard Gant, Nancy Cartwright,


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Katrina, Ethnic Cleansing And The Rise Of Disaster Capitalism

Katrina, the costliest natural disaster in American history, hit the Gulf Coast just as America prepared to mark the fourth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. This is deeply symbolic since what the aftermath of the disaster highlighted was the extent to which the one dovetailed neatly into the other. 905 more words

PopPolitics: Harry Shearer on Why the Katrina Disaster Was Not 'Natural' (Listen)

Actor and satirist Harry Shearer takes exception to much of the coverage of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, telling Variety‘s “PopPolitics” on SiriusXM that it often misses the federal government’s role in the break of the levees and the continuing danger from a catastrophic flood. 614 more words