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Kakushigoto Tries to Preserve Innocence

Father daughter comedy Kakushigoto revolves around the creator of a lewd manga desperately trying to keep his innocent daughter from learning about it, the title being mostly heartwarming and occasionally comical and sure to appeal to fans of Sayonara Zetsubou-sensei (which was also made by Kakushigoto creator Kouji Kumeta). Omake:
Tags: Comedy, Anime, Image Gallery, Mangaka, Ajia-do, Kakushigoto, Kouji Kumeta Omake

Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san Plays an Indecent Game of Twister

The “plot” of the Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san ero-manga has triggered a series of sensuous happenings (hardly surprising long time readers) as the 21st volume includes such pleasurable activities as lewd Twister, unique erotic moments that will help prevent readers from growing bored. Those flipping through the tome’s pages will encounter further stimulating sights, such as […]
Tags: Comedy, Anime, Fetish, Manga, Oppai, Oshiri, Pantsu, H, Image Gallery, Ero-anime, Kemonomimi, Yuragi Sou No Yuuna-san

Bokutachi wa Benkyou ga Dekinai OVA Worrying About Marriage

Bokutachi wa Benkyou ga Dekinai has continued to stoke the flames of romance as its second OVA release has the girls mentally and physically preparing for an upcoming marriage-themed event with the male protagonist, leading to the usual embarrassing hi-jinks and sure to be an enjoyable experience for those that can’t get enough of zany […]
Tags: Comedy, Marriage, Romance, Wedding, Anime, Oppai, Image Gallery, OVA, Benkyou, Bokutachi wa Benkyou ga Dekinai, Arvo Animation, Studio Silver, Dekinai

‘The Office’ Executive Producers Developing New Comedy Series Inspired By Working from Home During Coronavirus

Right now, everyone is looking for some kind of reprieve from being locked up at home due to the spread of the coronavirus across the United States. That doesn’t appear to be in the cards anytime soon, but The Office executive producers Paul Lieberstein and Ben Silverman think they’ve figured out a way to make light of the situation by crafting a new workplace comedy series inspired by the sudden rise in employees working from home due to the outbreak of coronavirus forcing people to practice s...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Nbc, Office, United States, Ben Silverman, Start, Jim, Silverman, Toby, Kevin Healey, Rodney Ferrell, Paul Lieberstein, Toby Flenderson, Lieberstein

Marvel Studios Hires ‘Rick and Morty’ Veteran to Write ‘Ant-Man 3’

Ant-Man 3 has found a writer. Jeff Loveness, who currently serves as a writer and co-producer on Adult Swim’s sci-fi comedy series Rick and Morty, has been hired to write the continuing adventures of Ant-Man and the Wasp for Marvel Studios. Get more details below. According to The Hollywood Reporter’s Heat Vision blog, Marvel hired Loveness “in the early days of Hollywood’s shutdown,” so writing has already begun on the sequel, which will presumably reunite Paul Rudd as Scott Lang/Ant-Man, Ev...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Disney, Sequels, Michael Pena, Tbs, Thor, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Daniel Radcliffe, Marvel Studios, Morty, Rick, Luis, Paul Rudd

Crossover Anime Isekai Quartet Will Return for a Third Season

The final episode of the comedic isekai crossover set in a high school setting, Isekai Quartet, unveiled that the series will be returning once again for a third season, perhaps yet more proof that the isekai concept has not lost popularity despite how commonplace it has become. Apart from KonoSuba, Re:Zero, Overlord, and Youjo Senki, […]
Tags: Comedy, Anime, Announcements, Crossover, Continuations, Kadokawa, Chibi, Youjo Senki, Studio PuYUKAI, Isekai Quartet

The ‘Bad Boys For Life’ Gag Reel is Mostly Will Smith Goofing Around

Will Smith is a charming dude, and he knows it. And Sony Pictures knows it, making Smith the central star of the Bad Boys For Life gag reel that it just dropped to celebrate the action-comedy’s release on digital platforms. Watch the Bad Boys For Life gag reel below. Bad Boys For Life Gag Reel Bad boys, bad boys, what you gonna do? What you gonna do when Will Smith breaks? Laugh along, because you’ll make it into the gag reel. The Bad Boys For Life gag reel shows the stars of the long-a...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Sony, Miami, Will-Smith, Sony Pictures, Smith, Video Clips, Mike, Charles Melton, Adil El Arbi, Action/Adventure, Behind the Scenes Footage, Bad Boys For Life, Marcus Burnett, Vanessa Hudgens Alexander Ludwig

All-Girl Baseball Anime Tamayomi Tosses Balls

A girl with regrets has found herself reuniting with an osananajimi as she is thrust back into the world of baseball in Tamayomi, yet another show that focuses on an entirely female cast of characters as they compete in a rough and dirty sport. While the series seems intent on exploring character developments, emotional struggles, […]
Tags: Comedy, Sports, Baseball, Anime, Muscle, Image Gallery, Studio A-Cat, Tamayomi

‘This Joka’: Will Smith to Host Stand-Up Comedy Show on Quibi

Will Smith is heading to Quibi. The soon-to-launch streaming service has secured yet another of the world’s biggest stars to headline one of its short-form shows designed to offer “quick bites” of entertainment to subscribers. Smith is on board to host and executive produce a series called This Joka, which unfortunately does not involve him explaining actor’s cinematic portrayals of the DC Comics character Joker. (Bummer – the episode reuniting him with Suicide Squad co-star Jared Leto would ha...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Casting, Youtube, Las Vegas, Will-Smith, Smith, Jared Leto, Will, Jada Pinkett Smith, Demi Adejuyigbe, Dee Snider, Topgolf, Topgolf Entertainment Group, Quibi, Westbrook Studios

Quibi Releases ‘Punk’d’ Reboot and ‘Thanks a Million’ Trailers, Offering a Year Free to T-Mobile Customers

Quibi is still on track to debut on April 6, even in the face of a lawsuit trying to stop them, bringing a cavalcade of new movies (in chapters) and TV shows that you’ll be able to stream to your phone. You probably won’t be watching this stuff on-the-go as Quibi originally intended, at least not while the coronavirus outbreak is still spreading across the globe, but you can still check them out from the comfort of your own home. Plus, T-Mobile will let you get a free Quibi subscription for a y...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Nick Jonas, Mtv, Punk, T Mobile, Justin Bieber, Jennifer-Lopez, Aaron Rodgers, Anthony Davis, Ashton Kutcher, Chance The Rapper, Karlie Kloss, Magenta, Ty Dolla $ign

Adam Sandler, Whitney Cummings, David Spade join forces for Laugh Aid COVID-19 relief benefit

With social distancing and stay at home orders in place as the coronavirus public health crisis continues, a group of entertainers decided it was time for a little comic relief. Big-name comics will join forces for Comedy Gives Back’s Laugh Aid, a streaming benefit at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 4 via the Laugh Lounge app, AXS TV, Twitter, LiveXLive, Twitch, Facebook Live, Stirr and Comedy Central’s YouTube Channel. An audio version will also be available via Spotify and SiriusXM post-livestream. Per...
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‘The Simpsons’ Aspect Ratio Problem on Disney+ Will Be Fixed By May [Updated]

Update 4/2/20: Today, Disney+ released a statement on Twitter saying they expect this process to be completed by the end of May 2020. We appreciate our fans’ patience and are working to make the first 19 Seasons (and part of 20) of #TheSimpsons available in 4:3 versions on #DisneyPlus. We expect to accomplish this by the end of May. — Disney+ (@disneyplus) April 2, 2020 Our original article from November 2019 follows. Disney+ arrived this week to much excitement and glee from fans anxious t...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Disney, Fox, Animation, The-Simpsons

Granblue Fantasy Characters Chibified for Guraburu Anime

The unshakable might of Granblue Fantasy has secured the smartphone game another animated series, this time with the 4-koma known as Guraburu bringing its hilarity and uninterruptible chaos to Japanese airwaves in animated form, making it’s odd visuals all the more humorous. Adapting the 4-koma of the same name, Guraburu promises tons of comedic happenings […]
Tags: Comedy, Trailer, Anime, Adaptations, Granblue Fantasy, Spin-off, Chibi, Cygames, Guraburu

The Quarantine Stream: ‘Fruits Basket’ is a Wholesome Slice-of-Life Anime That is a Treat for the Eyes and the Heart

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.) The Series: Fruits Basket (2019) Where You Can Stream It: Crunchyroll (with subtitles), Hulu (dubbed in English) The Pitch: Recently orphaned high school teenager Tohru Honda finds herself living in a house with her handsome classmate Yuki Sohma and his two cousins — Yuki’s hot-headed rival Kyo, and the group’s de facto guardian, Shigure. ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Romance, Drama, Features, Paddington, Anime, Hulu, Yuki, Fruits Basket, Netflix/Streaming Video, Tohru, Featured Stories Sidebar, TMS Entertainment, Natsuki Takaya, Tohru Honda

‘Trolls World Tour’ Available for Pre-Order on FandangoNOW Before VOD Premiere Next Week

Next week sees the arrival of the big experiment from Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation when they send their theatrical release Trolls World Tour to VOD. It’s the first major studio movie intended for theatrical release that will be heading to VOD rental services first amidst the coronavirus outbreak. For those of you who just can’t wait to sing and dance along with Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick all over again, you can pre-order the Trolls World Tour rental on FandangoNOW right ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, United States, Animation, Anna Kendrick, Sequels, Dreamworks, Dreamworks Animation, Universal, Musical, Trolls, Justin Timberlake, Universal Pictures, Emma, Netflix/Streaming Video, Family Films

‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ and ‘Sing 2’ Get New Release Dates, While ‘Wicked’ Has Been Taken Off the Calendar

The coronavirus dominos continue to fall throughout Hollywood, as another film studio has shuffled release dates for some of its big movies. This time it’s Universal Pictures, which has now bumped Illumination Entertainment’s prequel Minions: The Rise of Gru for a whole year and has delayed the release of Sing 2 by five months. And what’s going on with that Wicked movie we’ve been hearing about for years? Get the details below. Minions The Rise of Gru Release Date Changed Probably the most ...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Animation, Broadway, Adaptation, Universal, Gru, Musical, Universal Pictures, Wicked, Illumination Entertainment, Family Films, Release Dates, Stephen Daldry Billy Elliot, Sing 2

‘Love Wedding Repeat’ Trailer: Netflix’s Newest Rom-Com May Have a Secret Sci-Fi Twist

At first glance, Netflix’s newest romantic comedy Love Wedding Repeat does little to set itself apart from the rest of the streamer’s swooning catalogue besides a dry British humor that makes the film feel like a charming successor to Four Weddings and a Funeral. But hidden in the logline for Love Wedding Repeat — and perhaps even the title — is the hint that this rom-com starring Sam Claflin, Olivia Munn, and Freida Pinto may have a secret sci-fi twist. Watch the Love Wedding Repeat trailer be...
Tags: Comedy, Movie Trailers, Netflix, Romance, Love Wedding Repeat

Read Script Pages from the Scrapped ‘Muppets Live Another Day’ Disney+ Series

Even though there has been some decent original programming on Disney+ so far, it’s been missing something that would have made an outstanding addition to the line-up: The Muppets. Back in February of 2019, we learned there was a new Muppets series in development from Frozen star Josh Gad and Once Upon a Time creators Edward Kitsis & Adam Horowitz. The show was called Muppets Live Another Day, and rather than trying to create a new modern Muppets series, the show was set immediately following t...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Disney, Muppets, Broadway, Manhattan, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Kermit, Martin, Josh-Gad, Eddy Kitsis, Disney/Pixar, Edward Kitsis, Rowlf

‘Rick and Morty’ Season 4 Returns in May, New Trailer Promises Gundam Suits, the Return of Snowball and More

Only five episodes from the fourth season of Rick and Morty aired on Adult Swim towards the end of last year, so Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon still have to make good on the rest of the season. Thankfully, fans won’t have to wait much longer because a new trailer for the second half of Rick and Morty‘s current season has arrived, and it looks like some of their craziest adventures are coming. Get a peek at what’s in store when Rick and Morty season 4 returns in May. Rick and Morty Season 4 R...
Tags: Comedy, Adult Swim, Television, Movies, Animation, Morty, Rick, Rick And Morty, Dan Harmon, Justin Roiland, TV Trailer, Ricks Jerry

‘Trying’ Trailer: Rafe Spall Tries to Adopt in Apple TV+ British Comedy Series

Apple TV+ is trying its hand at British comedy with its new series staring Black Mirror alums Rafe Spall and Esther Smith. Trying comes from writer Andy Wolton (The Coopers vs the Rest) and is directed by Jim O’Hanlon (Catastrophe), the latter of which feels like a big influence on the adoption comedy. Watch the Trying trailer below. Trying Trailer Spall and Smith star in Trying as Jason and Nikki, a charming British couple who turn to adoption after having difficulty conceiving, and in ...
Tags: Apple, Comedy, Television, Movies, Drama, Apple TV, Rafe Spall, Imelda Staunton, Smith, Black Mirror, Jason, Bbc Studios, Coopers, Nikki, Spall, Trying

Shachou Battle no Jikan Desu Kills Monsters & Acquires Loot

Shachou Battle no Jikan Desu has become available ahead of its planned April 5th debut by way of its advanced broadcast edition, the show bound to appeal to fantasy world lovers with its dungeon-delving and monster-slaying as it is an adaptation of the smartphone game of the same name. The first episode focused on the […]
Tags: Comedy, Parody, Fantasy, Anime, Image Gallery, Adaptations, C2c, Shachou Battle no Jikan Desu

VOTD: This ‘Rick and Morty’ Anime Short Should Hold You Over Until Season 4 Comes Back

We’ve only seen five episodes from the fourth season of Rick and Morty. The new episodes aired towards the end of last year, and since then, we’ve gotten no word from Adult Swim on when we’ll see the rest of the season. Considering the recent delays due to the coronavirus pandemic shutting down most TV shows and movies that were in production, the return of Rick and Morty is completely up in the air. However, the duo did return to Adult Swim this past weekend, albeit in a much different form. D...
Tags: Comedy, Adult Swim, Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Animation, Video Clips, Morty, Samurai, Rick, Lone Wolf, Rick And Morty, Kazuo Koike, Goseki Kojima, Maki Terashima, Kaichi Sato

Ken Shimura Succumbs to the Coronavirus

Legendary Japanese tarento Ken Shimura has died after being infected by the Chinese virus. Shimura was 70 years old and active as a popular entertainer for nearly half a century, debuting in 1972. He has been described as the “face of weekend TV” in Japan and may be most well known for his “hen na […]
Tags: Death, Japan, Comedy, TV, Anime, Talent, Shimura, Ken Shimura, Coronavirus, Ken Shimura Succumbs

Alternate ‘Zombieland’ Script Pages Feature Cameos Kevin Bacon and Jean-Claude Van Damme Regretted Passing Up

As the coronavirus pandemic continues, co-writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick are revealing more of the alternate script pages for Zombieland that would have given the big cameo made famous by Bill Murray to a number of other movie stars. Patrick Swayze was in the very first draft of the movie, but he never got offered the part since he was diagnosed with cancer around the time the movie would have started production. Then Sylvester Stallone had to pass due to scheduling, and Mark Hamill’s peo...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Dwayne Johnson, Horror, Sony, Bill Murray, Kevin-Bacon, Bacon, Sylvester Stallone, Mark Hamill, Patrick Swayze, Kevin, Trivia, Tallahassee, Zombieland

The Quarantine Stream: ‘I Think You Should Leave’ Proves Tim Robinson Doesn’t Need ‘SNL’ to Make Sketch Comedy Gold

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.) The Series: I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson Where You Can Stream It: Netflix The Pitch: Former Saturday Night Live featured player and Comedy Central’s Detroiters creator and co-star Tim Robinson teams up with fellow SNL writer and his Detroiters co-creator Zack Kanin to deliver a series of offbeat comedy sketches mostly featuri...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Netflix, Vanessa Bayer, Facetime, Robinson, Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, Akiva Shaffer, Sam Richardson Veep, Tim Robinson, I Think You Should Leave, The Quarantine Stream, Zack Kanin, Ruben Rabasa

Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken OAD Sacrifices Service to Get Educational

Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken has strayed away from doling out fanservice (save for one tiny instance) as the show’s third OAD episode has instead focused on plot, transforming the slime protagonist into a teacher for a group of budding young fighters and hopefully setting the series up for some captivating battles. Omake:
Tags: Comedy, Fantasy, Anime, 8-bit, Image Gallery, OAD, Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken

Edgar Wright Lists His 100 Favorite Comedies, Including ‘Popstar’, ‘Some Like It Hot’ and More

Edgar Wright isn’t just the director of comedy treasures like Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz and The World’s End. He’s also an educated cinephile and comedy connoisseur with a deep knowledge of the biggest and best laughs ranging from classics in Hollywood’s Golden Age to contemporary hits. Since many of you are probably looking for a lot more movies to pass the time while we’re in self-quarantine from coronavirus, Edgar Wright has listed his 100 favorite comedies of all-time on Letterboxd, givin...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Best, Marilyn Monroe, Monty Python, Ferris Bueller, Mel Brooks, Jack Lemmon, Charlie Chaplin, Edgar-Wright, Shirley Maclaine, Tony Curtis, Wright, Laurel, Frankenstein

Craig Brown: 'It's difficult to spoof boring people'

The longstanding Private Eye satirist on getting under Alan Sugar’s skin, why Iain Duncan Smith can’t be parodied, and his new book about the BeatlesCraig Brown, 62, is an award-winning satirist, columnist and critic who has written the parodic diary in Private Eye since 1989. He’s also the author of 18 books, including recent bestseller Ma’am Darling: 99 Glimpses of Princess Margaret. His new book is One Two Three Four: The Beatles in Time.How did your new book about the Beatles come about?I wa...
Tags: Books, Music, Comedy, The Beatles, Culture, Alan Sugar, Iain Duncan Smith, Craig Brown, Private Eye, Margaret He, Music books, Margaret His

Cancelled culture: at-home substitutes for major theatre, art and music events

The Observer’s critics offer creative alternatives to major forthcoming gigs, concerts, shows and exhibitions that have been postponed or called offCancelled: Eurovision Song Contest 2020 Alternative: Charli XCX’s Self-Isolation IG Livestream (Instagram) It’s hard to know how long CXCX will continue with her top-notch series of daily livestreams, in which she’s played at talkshow host, communing with collaborators Christine and the Queens, Rita Ora and Kim Petras, or working out with Diplo. But ...
Tags: Art, Books, Music, Comedy, Theatre, Dance, Culture, Art and design, Charli Xcx, Exhibitions, Christine, Kim Petras, Queens Rita Ora

Nekopara Has a Sizzling Bikini Finale

Nekopara‘s climax had its precious cat girls performing their usual daily tasks before deciding to look into purchasing some sexy new swimsuits, the final episode bidding watchers farewell as the girls splash about at the beach in their newly chosen bikinis. Omake:
Tags: Comedy, Anime, Moe, Endings, Image Gallery, Adaptations, Mizugi, Nekomimi, Waitress, Nekopara, Felix Film