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The offensives jokes that made the success of 'Bad Santa' wear thin in this soulless sequel.
Early in Bad Santa 2, drunken reprobate and self-loathing misanthrope Willie Soke (Billy Bob Thornton) tries to kill himself by putting his head in an oven. An electric oven. It’s a good joke, and one that sums up Willy perfectly: everything...
Actors and non-actors alike give magnetic performances in Andrea Arnold's first US film.
The vérité nonfiction director arrives on the scene as a visitor, allowing the subjects to determine the action, while the fiction director maps out parameters and shapes a story line. In the work of the British-born filmmaker Andrea Arnold, the...
'Storks', the new digital cartoon about a crew of sharp-beaked, flamingo-legged birds who deliver babies, is a strenuously unfunny animated comedy.
Storks, the new digital cartoon about a crew of sharp-beaked, flamingo-legged birds who deliver babies (or used to; they now deliver consumer packages - but we'll get to that in a minute), is a strenuously unfunny animated comedy. These days,...
Ute comedy's stuck in the middle of the road
A lot of Australian comedy – on the big screen at least – is about mocking people. From Down Under to Fat Pizza vs Housos, poking fun is a core part of our comedic diet. Spin Out takes the opposite approach: this gentle romantic comedy set over a...
Wes Anderson meets 'Muriel's Wedding' in this tale of awkward adolescence.
On paper, Girl Asleep sounds like a derivative disaster – a quirky Australian coming-of-age tale with a kitsch 1970s aesthetic. But the story and characters are so charming and funny, and the stylistic excesses handled with such aplomb, that this...