Genre Archives: Comedy

Pitch Perfect 2

May 15, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
"Pitch Perfect 2" features a lot of talent including stars Anna Kendrick and Hailee Steinfeld, who harmonizes with her. It's an underdog story about the Barden Bellas, who are viewed as having no original voice. They are suspended from their college and have to win the international competition to [...]

Designer Pups

August 4, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Designer Pups" is a captivating tale of the fashion world starring two little dogs who talk to each other and help their owner, an aspiring designer named Stacy. The pups, Coco and Stella, give their opinion on everything. When Stacy is given a way to break into the fashion industry, the pups help [...]

Hot Pursuit

May 8, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
"Hot Pursuit" is one of those comedies that strikes the funny bone every once in a while, but also misses as much as it hits. For example, there is a scene in which Officer Cooper (Reese Witherspoon) and Daniella Riva (SofĂ­a Vergara), the witness she is protecting, hide under a deer head/skin and [...]

Ugly Benny

July 7, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Emma and Sam have been together since elementary school and have been married forever. With kind hearts and a love of animals, they run a quaint little pet store in Summerville. They have a routine every day as they open the store, and they know everyone in town. But things change when a cute/ugly [...]

Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2

April 17, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2" takes good ol' Paul (Kevin James) to Vegas and, although feeling a bit lonely, he has barely a second to breathe! Bad guys at the hotel where he is staying plan to steal the priceless art that adorns its many walls. Paul has plenty of his own concerns, including losing a [...]

JesterZ Improv Comedy Live: Vol. 1

June 1, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Anyone who has ever gone to a stand-up comedy show loves the quirky improvisations that comedians do. This is a funny show that features on-the-spot comedy based on ideas that have come from the audience. They use one liners that have been written down and thrown in a hat in their conversations [...]

Abbott and Costello: Africa Screams (In Color)

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Back in the 1940's, the comedy team of Abbott and Costello kept audiences roaring. Bud Abbott always played the straight man and Lou Costello playing the corny sidekick. The men always found a way to get themselves into a bind that added to the comic situation. In this movie they find themselves [...]

Abbott and Costello:The Christmas Show (In Color)

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The Colgate Comedy Hour with Bud Abbott and Lou Costello was a variety show that entertained while advertising for Colgate products such as toothpaste, laundry soap, bath soap and shaving cream. The show featured sketches by the funny duo of Abbott and Costello that made everyone laugh. It had [...]

Abbott and Costello Funniest Routines Vol. 2

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello are known for their hilarious comedy. Volume 2 features more of the skits this team did to entertain audiences. This collection is from the Colgate Variety Hour that ran from 1951 to 1954. As in the original show, the programs are in black and white. There is never a [...]

Abbott and Costello Funniest Routines Vol. 1

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Over the years I have never found anyone who did not enjoy Abbott and Costello routines. This is a collection of some of their funny bits from 1951 to 1954. They portray a drill sergeant and a soldier, a fake piano player, and, of course, the great "Who's on First" routine, plus many more. Bud [...]