November 16, 2012

For awhile director Amy Heckerling had a good run of films in the 1980s and 1990s, responsible for two stone cold classics – Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) and Clueless (1995) – and several popular comedies – National Lampoon’s European Vacation... 

Anything But Love: Volume 1

February 24, 2007

The problem inherent in any television show that revolves around the sexual tension between its two romantic leads is how do you keep the audience interested after the thrill of the chase is gone? Once the anticipation of the potential couple hooking... 

The Twelve Chairs

April 18, 2006

Born in 1926 in Brooklyn, New York, Mel Brooks got his start as a stand-up comedian working the resorts circuit in the Catskills. A few years later, he was working as a television writer on various shows for Sid Caesar alongside future comedy legends,... 

Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Complete First Season

December 1, 2001

Larry David belongs to the same tradition of acerbic curmudgeons as fantist Harlan Ellison and comic book writer Harvey Pekar. All three are not afraid to present unflinching observations on the less than flattering aspects of themselves and others. David...