Tag Archive: Laughter

Lines up three shows – Rules of Engagement, King of Queen and Perfect Couples; and special advice on your Valentine dates by ‘Love Don’

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Comedy Central this month goes a little out of the way and adds a potion of love in laughter to celebrate the month of Valentine – with a new… Continue reading Comedy Central set to add love, laughter and madness this Valentine’s month

Hysteria Still

It’s tricky to make a comedy about hysteria. It was the catch-all diagnosis of the Victorian era, and while it certainly offered some wild moments of comedy (like the creation of the vibrator), it was also a lazy diagnosis used to contain women’s humanity. Nearly anything and everything would and did get labeled as hysteria, including normal behaviors like irritability, faintness, and insomnia… Continue reading 'Hysteria' TIFF Review: Tanya Wexler's Successful Mixture of Laughter, History, and Feminism

Norwegian neighbors get cozy, romantic relationships are examined, and a stand-up comedian enjoys a standout weekend, all in this week’s column.


Pick of the Week



Bearing in mind that I haven’t seen any of the films opening in limited release this weekend, my pick is Happy, Happy, a film about life, love, romance, and sex involving two neighboring couples in Norway. I have