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The Big Sick: Comedy of the Summer?

The Big Sick debuted at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.  The film is about the true love story of comedian and writer of the comedy Kumail Nanjiani and his wife Emily V. Gordon. The Big Sick tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Kazan) after …

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Revenge Comedy shocks Sundance 2017

I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore won the top prize at the 2017 Sundance film festival. The revenge comedy won the grand jury prize for US dramatic feature. This award is usually acknowledged as a sign of great things to come including future awards and success. Other titles …

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WATCH: Rosie O’Donnell & Trump 2006

Rosie O’Donnell had a lot to say about new US President Donald Trump 10 years ago. Now she is starring in SMILF – a new comedy pilot for Showtime. It is written and directed by Frankie Shaw and based on her first film which won the Short Film Jury Award at Sundance …

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