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1 hr ago | Detroit Free Press

Best of the best: 5 fun things to do July 31-Aug. 6

A couple of years ago, funny guy SANDY DANTO cited Chris Farley, Norm Macdonald, Andy Kaufman and John Belushi as comics who inspired him while he was growing up in metro Detroit, hanging out at West Bloomfield High School and taking summer classes at the old Second City Detroit.


Related Topix: Norm MacDonald, Chris Farley, Celebrities, Andy Kaufman

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Reinhart at Rest

RIP Thomas Berger. If you know only one book by Thomas Berger, it's probably Little Big Man , which was made into an Oscar-winning film starring Dustin Hoffman.


Related Topix: Little Big Man, Western, War Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Dustin Hoffman

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Theatrical Review: Sex Tape

Very few movies can maintain a joke for an entire film. And very few movies can maintain a series of sarcastic, juvenile, ridiculous, and offensive ones without losing its charm about ten minutes in.


Related Topix: Bad Teacher, Celebrities, I Love You, Man, Hot Tub Time Machine

South China Morning Post

Steven Bishop, songwriter to the stars, is excited about his Hong Kong debut

Back in 1976, not many aspiring singer-songwriters recording their debut albums were lucky enough to have Eric Clapton turn up at the studio to contribute a couple of guitar solos.


Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Comedy Movies, Animal House, Action Movies, Musical Movies, Media, National Lampoon, Celebrities, Blues

Tue Jul 22, 2014


'The Blues Brothers' is an enjoyable film

Chicago is one of those cities that inspires enormous affection. In several recently reviewed films, such as "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Life Itself," the windy city's musical culture is evoked, although there is no movie that offers a grander celebration of Chicago and its environs and musical traditions than " The Blues Brothers ," from 1980.


Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Comedy Movies, Action Movies, Musical Movies, Blues, Celebrities, Dan Aykroyd, James Brown, Black Entertainment

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Disney Channel Announces August Programming Highlights

Disney Channel announces August 2014 Programming Highlights *All programming subject to change* **Episodes premiere on the Disney Junior block on Disney Channel Unless Otherwise Stated** Friday, August 1 Original Series - Episode Premiere Jake and the Never Land Pirates "Hook The Genie! / A Royal Misunderstanding" "Hook The Genie!" - Captain Hook ... (more)


Related Topix: Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Entertainment, Television, Stand by Me, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Jerry O'Connell, Celebrities, Sofia the First, Comedy, Saturday Night Live


Scoop: Brooklyn Nine-Nine on Fox - Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Sunday Night Animated Comedies Draw A-List Stars This Fall on FOX, Includes Jane Fonda, Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, Liam Neeson, Aziz Ansari, and More Jake and Amy investigate a string of hotel robberies together, but Jake turns on her when he finds out she may leave the Nine-Nine to work in the Special Crimes unit with "The Vulture" .


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, Aziz Ansari, Drama

Thu Jul 17, 2014


A Few Things You May Not Know About Saturday Night Live

Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen .


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Saturday Night Live, Television, Comedy Movies, Simon, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Midsummer, "Animal House," Restaurant Week

Behind the Scenes Midsummer Fantasy Fest Meet the creators of A Midsummer Fantasy Fest, which will be held next weekend , 6 p.m. at the Virginia Stage Company, 110 E. Tazewell Street, Norfolk.


Related Topix: Animal House, Comedy Movies, Norfolk, VA, Celebrities

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Brooks Wheelan Fired From SNL After Horrible Drop In Ratings - Is This Show On Its Way Out?

Saturday Night Live premiered on NBC on October 11, 1975. The originally titled NBC's Saturday Night garnered fame and infamy for its live comedy sketches, political parodies and pop culture allusions.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Chevy Chase, Joan Cusack, Billy Crystal

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Grub Street

Soho Dive Cody's Bar & Grill Has Closed

The curtain and American-flag-draped barroom at Cody's Bar & Grill has gone dark on the far western reaches of Soho.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dan Aykroyd

The Chronicle Herald

Tuned in: Cop sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine earns the yuks

I've always loved Andy Samberg, mainly from his stint at Saturday Night Live and the brilliant digital shorts produced with his creative team.


Related Topix: Andy Samberg, Celebrities

Franklin News-Post

Dancing duo places sixth at nationals

Courtesy Photo: The Blues Brothers perform at the national Dance Machine Inc. contest held recently in North Carolina.


Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Blues, Franklin County, NC, Arts, Dance, Celebrities, Wilkesboro, NC

Sat Jul 12, 2014


Binge Saturday: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Summer is the perfect time to take a vacation, so book a trip to your couch and get to know the officers on Brooklyn Nine-Nine .


Related Topix: Andy Samberg, Celebrities

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Alabama Live

'Blues Brothers' Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi are back in black tonight at the Alabama...

Dan Aykroyd, left, starred as Elwood Blues and John Belushi played "Joliet" Jake Blues in the 1980 comedy "The Blues Brothers."


Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Comedy Movies, Action Movies, Musical Movies, Blues, Celebrities, Dan Aykroyd, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Daily Herald

Wauconda remembers 'The Blues Brothers' shot in town 35 years ago

It was early September 1979, and the actors were in town filming "The Blues Brothers" -- the John Landis-directed, cameo-filled movie that's arguably the greatest musical-action-comedy ever made.


Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Blues, Comedy Movies, Action Movies, Musical Movies, Chicago, Celebrities