Category Archives: Comedy

The Camels Are Coming (1934)

No middle ground. Either you love these kind of movies or you can’t stand them. Jack Hulbert, sings,dances and mugs his way through this over the top goofy movie about an Air Force squadron leader looking for drug smugglers in … Continue reading

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Citizen James (1960-62)

One of the funniest comics to come out of England, Sid James, stars as Sidney Balmoral James. He’s always broke but that doesn’t stop him from placing bets and trying to get rich quick. His long suffering fiancee Liz is … Continue reading

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It Happened Tomorrow (1944)

Fun movie about a reporter who knows what the news will be twenty-four hours in advance. It takes place at the end of the nineteenth century. Larry (Dick Powell) and Sylvia Stevens (Linda Darnell) are celebrating their fiftieth wedding anniversary. … Continue reading

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Caught In The Act (1941)

Mike’s daughter is all set to get married. Through a series of misunderstandings Mike ends up in jail with his boss, his wife thinks he’s a Casanova and the real crooks think he’s an even bigger mobster. No slapstick so … Continue reading

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Holiday (1930)

Ann Harding deserved her Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. The winner was Marie Dressler for “Min And Bill.” The movie has too many dull spots but it’s worth sticking with to see her performance. A woman brings home a … Continue reading

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Thunder In The City (1937)

Fun movie that’s almost disappeared over the years. It follows the usual formula of movies of this type but what separates it is the performances of Edward G.Robinson and Nigel Bruce. Daniel Armstrong (Edward G.Robinson) is the sales manager at … Continue reading

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Buffalo Bill (1983-84)

Dabney Coleman is perfect as the ego maniac host of a local TV show in Buffalo,New York. He thinks he should be national. The cast includes Joanna Cassidy as producer JoJo White. She’s also his girlfriend. John Fiedler is stage … Continue reading

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