comedy

A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas: BD Review

Alas, this "Christmas with cannabis" stoner sequel is a couple bong rips off its its predecessors....

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Disc News Update 02.15

The Matt Damon comedy We Bought a Zoo gets a confirmed release, and we have early word that Paramount is prepping a March/April debut of Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol in high-def....

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The Comic Strip Presents - The Complete Collection: DVD Review

One of Britain's oddest and most out-of-control TV comedies gets a mega-box-set DVD treatment....

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American Pie: BD Review

The dessert-humping teen comedy smash finally arrives on Blu-ray, but would Stifler approve of its high-def merits....?

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Northern Lights - The Complete Collection: DVD Review

Is this Robson Green/Mark Benton British comedy import goofy fun or too dramatically busy for its own good...?

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Buck Privates: BD Review

The hard-to-find 1941 Abbot and Costello comedy gets some serious Blu love....

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Disc News Update 05.02

Today's announcements: New comedies from Ed Helms and Greg Kinnear, plus a high-def edition of a beloved Peter Gabriel concert film....

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Joyful Noise: BD Review

The good news here: the one and only Dolly Parton. The bad news: everything else....

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Disc News Update 05.04

Among our Friday announcements are high-def editions of a John Garfield film noir classic, Kelsey Grammer's new show's first season, and the new Bridesmaids-heavy comedy Friends With Kids....

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Disc News Update 04.07

Today we have full 21 Jump Street high-def specs, plus info on new teeny-bop and Snoop Dogg comedies going Blu....

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Disc News Update 05.25

Friday brings news of a new Jason Ritter comedy headed to high-def, plus final box art for an upcoming Al Pacino/Keanu Reeves Blu-ray catalog title....

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Disc News Update 05.31

Hugh Laurie says goodnight to House, we get announcements of high-def releases for two presidential comedies, and Miley Cyrus has a text message for you....

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Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie: BD Review

Stupid? Yeah. Worth watching? Probably not. But there are three or four solid belly laughs to be mined out of this thing....

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Bringing Down the House: BD Review

Larry King is quoted on this BD's cover as saying Bringing Down the House is "one of the funniest films ever". Can that be true....?

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Disc News Update 06.04

A few Universal catalog titles get high-def announcements, and The Three Stooges gets a July Blu-ray release date....

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Jeff, Who Lives at Home: BD Review

Jason Segel, Ed Helms, and Susan Sarandon go mumblecore in this Duplass Brothers comedy, and the results are dreadful....

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Disc News Update 06.13

Today brings news of a Dane Cook comedy, a David Tennant rom-com, and a James Cameron documentary all on course for summertime high-def editions...

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Episodes - The First Season: DVD Review

Matt LeBlanc is Episodes' guiding light, but starpower alone isn't enough to keep this boob-tube comedy above water....

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Project X: BD Review

Even for a dumb-ass teen comedy, Project X is vacuous and uninspired....

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A Thousand Words: BD Review

Linda Cook of KWQC-TV Iowa has this rave for this new Eddie Murphy flick: "A Thousand Words is not unspeakably awful." High praise, indeed....

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Disc News Update 07.12

Two big new TV-on-BD announcements today, plus info on Sasha Baron Cohen's latest headed to high-def....

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Disc News Update 08.01

Today brings news of beloved comedy stoners and Broadway-belting redheads both headed toward high-def....

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Disc News Update 08.15

Info on the new Duplass Brothers comedy, plus high-def announcements for catalog Ridley Scott and Jane Campion dramas....

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The Last of the Summer Wine - Vintage 1992: DVD Review

This retro British comedy import has flashes of lazy, dum-dum fun....

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Disc News Update 08.23

Steve Carell gets all apocalyptic, and D.W. Griffith beats Spielberg to a Lincoln biopic by a hundred years or so....

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Disc News Update 08.28

Vince Vaughn's The Watch and a few indies get high-def announcements today....

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30 Rock - Season 6: DVD Review

"Siri! Bring Jessica Tandy back to life!"

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Disc News Update 09.07

A new Portlandia set, Sinatra, and a pair of HBO titles all get high-def announcements today....

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Disc News Update 09.10

Hanks chases DiCaprio, and Paul Newman chases a Great Notion in today's announcements....

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The Inbetweeners - The Complete Series: DVD Review

"You've had an eventful day - bunking off school, buying alcohol illegally, defacing Carli's drive and insulting Neil's dad. Have I missed anything?" "We also hit a spastic with a Frisbee."

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Disc News Update 09.11

Zombies, naked dudes, and a new Amy Heckerling comedy highlight today's announcements....

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Disc News Update 10.10

Meryl Streep's latest and a massive new Harry Potter Blu-ray set are among today's announcements....

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Disc News Update 10.16

Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Premium Rush gets Blu-ray specs, and we have news of a new Mark Duplass comedy headed to high-def....

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Disc News Update 10.17

Paperboys, butter, and maybe even a dark knight or two line the walls of today's announcements....

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The Carol Burnett Show - Carol's Favorites: DVD Review

One of the great lost comedy shows of the 60s and 70s finally gets a breath of life on this TV-on-DVD compilation....

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Disc News Update 10.25

Woody Allen's latest gets a January high-def release date, and a beloved Christopher Guest comedy is also headed to Blu-ray early next year....

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Last of the Summer Wine - Vintage 1993: DVD Review

This retro British sitcom import continues to show flashes of lazy, dum-dum fun....

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Klown: BD Review

The strangest and most awkwardly funny sex comedy of the year arrives on Blu-ray....

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Ted: BD Review

"We are gonna party like the 1980s!" "Show us how, Flash!" "Easy. We're just gonna nail a lot of girls named Stephanie...."

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Vexed - Series 1: DVD Review

This cheeky crime drama (comedy?) import has its moments, but never quite gels....

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General Education: BD Review

This teen comedy with Larry Miller and Janeane Garofalo has a solid pedigree, but falters in its delivery....

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Peace, Love & Misunderstanding: BD Review

The new Jane Fonda/Catherine Keener hippie comedy is a bum trip, man....

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The Watch: BD Review

This misfire Ben Stiller/Vince Vaughn comedy is way more narratively complex than it should be...

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The Incredible Mel Brooks: DVD Review

Six full discs of Mel, and somehow it's still not enough....

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Disc News Update 12.17

Three catalog titles get announced for Blu-ray today, and we also have early word on a high-def edition of RZA's directorial debut, arriving in February....

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Butter: BD Review

Worst comedy of 2012? Yeah, that sounds about right....

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We Can Be Heroes: DVD Review

This Chris Lilley comedy show is likely to strain the patience of even its most passionate admirers....

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Here Comes the Boom: BD Review

You know - the MMA wrestling comedy with Kevin James where he ends up with Salma Hayek. It's 2013's first great documentary....

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This Is 40: BD Review

Judd Apatow's latest is nothing new, though it's a treat as far as its Blu-ray presentation is concerned....

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Parental Guidance: BD Review

It shouldn't surprise anyone that this new Billy Crystal comedy isn't great, but just exactly how bad is it....?

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The Carol Burnett Show - This Time Together: DVD Review

Carol, Time, Vicki, and Harvey are back and better than ever on this new 6-DVD comedy set....

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Men at Work - The Complete First Season: DVD Review

Just what we need: another sitcom about a group of single guys trying to get laid....

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Veep - The Complete First Season: BD Review

The new Julia Louis-Dreyfus political comedy is snarky, unpredictable, and often really, really funny....

Disc News Update 04.05

Ryan Gosling and a beloved R-rated comedy from the 70s get high-def specs....

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Disc News Update 04.10

Keri Russell's Dark Skies gets early high-def specs....

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Disc News Update 04.11

Halle Berry gets ready to take a dangerous Call in high-def....

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Disc News Update 04.29

Steve Carell's recent Wonderstone misfire and one of Scorsese's most cherished early pictures get high-def specs....

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30 Rock - Season 7: DVD Review

"Cut the B.S.!" "But I promised Barbra Streisand I'd never stab her again..."

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The Guilt Trip: BD Review

Rogen and Streisand hit the road, and the comedic results are far more entertaining than they have any right to be...

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Disc News Update 05.09

Tina Fey's and Paul Rudd's latest comedy headlines today's high-def announcements....

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Disc News Update 05.30

What a day - a Monty Python comedy AND an Adrienne Barbeau marsh thriller get high-def specs....

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Vexed - Series 2: DVD Review

The sophomore set from this comedy/mystery series is no better than its first....

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Disc News Update 06.20

A new De Niro comedy and rumors of a new David Lynch title headline today's news....

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MadTV - Season Three: DVD Review

Lou Diamond Phillips and even a pre-Oscar Halle Berry make appearances on this Third Season comedy set...

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Honest: DVD Review

This Amanda Redman comedy series is fun, but definitely not mandatory viewing....

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Best of Warner Bros.: Comedy - 20 Film Collection: DVD Review

Sure, some of these are legitimate classics, but is this standard-def box set worth the investment...?

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The Admission: BD Review

This Tina Fey/Paul Rudd comedy is shockingly unfunny - and it means to be...!

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The Admission: BD Review

This Tina Fey/Paul Rudd comedy is shockingly unfunny - and it means to be...!

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Identity Thief: BD Review

Even if it's just a throwaway yuk-fest, Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman make Identity Thief a road trip worth taking...

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Disc News Update 08.13

The Croods gets final BD specs, as does a beloved catalog comedy favorite starring Steve Martin and Michael Caine....

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Identity Thief: BD Review

Even if it's just a throwaway yuk-fest, Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman make Identity Thief a road trip worth taking...

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Disc News Update 08.15

The Bullock/McCarthy comedy The Heat and Kevin Hart's smash stand-up film both get high-def release specs....

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To Be or Not To Be: BD Review

The Lubitsch comedy classic goes Blu on a beautiful new Criterion release....

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Parks and Recreation - Season 5: DVD Review

Best comedy on the air? This Season Five set sure makes a good argument for it....

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The Mindy Project - Season One: DVD Review

Mindy Kaling clocks out of The Office and sets up shop on her new program, one almost as outrageous and bubbly as she is....

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