Larry Charles

Big screen blasphemy at its best.
Comedian and professional provocateur Bill Maher has carved out a career by telling it like it is. He pricks the national conscience weekly with his HBO program Real Time with Bill Maher, and you might recall he paid a heavy price for being the...
Fashionista mock doc is an odd fit
As Borat, Sacha Baron Cohen made cultural learning of America a bloodsport, but it was only when the film came out that the penny dropped and victims realised they were the game. This time around, the targets remain the same but the playing field...
Funny but lightweight political comedy lacks real edge.
It’s been said before, and here, I’ll say it again: Sacha Baron Cohen is a Teflon movie star/artist. Or to put it another way, there’s little his critics – at least in the mainstream media – can say that is bound to stick. His whole comic schtik...