Tag: John Cleese
Legendary comedian John Cleese has weighed in on the tumultuous controversy about how political correctness is spoiling comedy. He fears that oversensitivity could lead to an “Orwellian” society where ideas are not freely exchanged.
40 years ago, the British comedy sextet Monty Python released the hilarous Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Decades later, the film is still considered a comedy classic. Cinelinx looks back at the making of one of the great film parodies. It’s being released in certain theaters for special showings this week.
The Monty Python troupe made a name for themselves with their unique blend of surrealist and slapstick humor. They brought their talents to the big screen numerous times, most notably in Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Join us as we discuss the top ten funniest moments of this comedic masterpiece.
It's over. After seven years of witnessing the story of Bruce Wayne as told through the eyes of director Christopher Nolan, The Dark Knight trilogy is over. Christian Bale is done playing Batman, and the story of Nolan's Gotham City has reached its ultimate conclusion. Right now is a time of mourning, a time to reflect upon the wonderful trilogy's impact on the cinematic world.
Okay, enough of that; let's reboot the son of a bitch. Warner Bros. wants some more money, and Batman=Money. So rather than wait a couple of years or so to retell the story of Batman, it's all but assured that WB is planning to reboot the series immediately (and is probably already in the planning stages as we speak). Of course, we have no idea what WB is aiming for. We don't know what characters will be featured, or even what tone the reboot will be going for. But hey, that won't stop us from speculating! So based upon no previous details or information to speak of, here's who we think should lead the cast of a film that may or may not be happening!