comedy

The Slow Disappearance of Comic Actors from Movies

Character-driven humour meant the space for characters put in just for cracking jokes shrank and is now a rarity reserved…

40 Comedies Currently Streaming On Netflix

Here’s a comprehensive list of comedies – films and web-series included – you can rely on for a hearty dose…

LOL: Hasse Toh Phasse, On Amazon Prime Video, Is An Insult To Comedy

It’s truly painful to watch genuinely talented comedic artists reduced to playing dress up and made to behave like buffoons

The India Of Vir Das’s Netflix Special, For India

Vir Das: For India is an ode to his India: the India that has been his reality

The Funniest Films Streaming On Netflix

Here are some of the funniest films on Netflix that will definitely give you a lasting stomach ache, from innocent…

7 Great Action Comedies Streaming On Netflix

Ranging from buddy-cop romps to wacky capers, here are some of the best action comedies currently available on Netflix

8 Best Comical Villains in Indian Cinema

From Pran in Munimji to Gulshan Devaiah in Mard ko Dard Nahi Hota, here are evil men who made us…

My Favourite Guilty Pleasure Comedy: Anees Bazmee’s Multi-Starrer Welcome

Featuring irresistible comedic set pieces—and a story that makes no sense at all—Welcome, starring Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Nana Patekar,…

Douglas on Netflix Review: Hannah Gadsby Is Back, But Something Is Missing

With Nanette, Hannah Gadsby pulled a coup, retiring from comedy while performing it. Now she is back, and I wonder…

Rohan Joshi’s Amazon Prime Special Wake N’ Bake Isn’t Exceptionally Smart, But Is Still Great

In his first comedy special, Rohan delivers a measured, practiced and hilarious one-hour set

Comali Movie Review: Jayam Ravi Stars In A Badly Written Comedy…Or Drama…Or Heist Thriller…Or Something

It's hard to classify this severely underwhelming film because the director himself isn't sure what he's making

Recalling ‘Crazy’ Mohan’s Comedy, And His Kamal Haasan Collaborations

‘Crazy’ Mohan’s passing brings to mind the Tuesday-evening TV dramas on Doordarshan, when there’d be jokes like how the postman…