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2013-03-08 23:03:48

Having finished a successful film festival run, the wacky comedy Assisted Fishing can now be purchased on DVD or watched instantly from the movie's website. "Assisted Fishing" is a family-friendly, slapstick comedy that touches on real world problems such as elderly abuse, poorly run assisted living homes, and Alzheimer's disease; and manages to be both hilariously funny and heartwarming at the same time. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 A lifelong loser dreams of finding fame and...

2010-09-13 14:10:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Friars Club Comedy Film Festival (FCCFF) has announced the lineup for its second annual event, which will take place September 23 to October 1 in New York City. More than 30 films will be screened during the festival, which this year leads up to the Friars Club Roast of director, writer and producer Quentin Tarantino. The festival will be a week-long celebration of comedy film, presented by the legendary Friars Club. Along with special screenings of...

2008-09-25 00:00:21

It's hard to believe now, in an age of round-the-clock shock television and films that push the boundaries of what can and can't be shown on screen, but a film made by a British TV comedy outfit nearly 30 years ago still gets people hot under the collar. When it was first released in cinemas, Monty Python's Life of Brian caused one of the biggest furores in cinema history. Its critics said its off-kilter depiction of Biblical events was blasphemous. Its fans said they were missing the...

2008-09-18 12:00:25

By Kerry McKittrick Some Like It Hot, When Harry Met Sally and Groundhog Day are just some of the films on the list of the Greatest Comedy Movies of All Time as voted by the viewers of all time. Yes, they're all American, but from across the pond the list also features the likes of Bridget Jones' Diary, The Full Monty and Monty Python and the Holy Grail. If they do this poll again in 50 years time, you can't help wondering if the likes of Scary Movie, There's Something About Mary,...

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  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.