Tag: stephenmerchant

Review: FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY, Hidden in Plain Sight

Oh, I see, it's a British working-class comedy. That's why I liked it so much!

THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK at Jason Reitman's Live Read

George Lucas' refusal to let sleeping dogs lie has confused the essence of Star Wars since the film's 20th anniversary in 1997, when Lucas re-released the trilogy with his first installment of effects revisionism. Now, one can't even watch...

Review: I GIVE IT A YEAR, Romantic Comedy Brashly Turned On Its Ear

Effortlessly emerging from an ocean of belabored romantic comedies, I Give It A Year is a breath of fresh air; it's brash, witty, and insightful. On paper, Dan Mazer's script sounds stereotypical and schematic: a couple rush into marriage, experience...

HBO Reveals First Look at Stephen Merchant's HELLO LADIES

Ah, Smerch. Otherwise known as Stephen Merchant, co-creator of The Office, Extras, An Idiot Abroad and many other projects with Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington, Warwick Davis and other collaborators. He's also known as the voice of Wheatley in Portal 2, a...

Full Trailer For Ricky Gervais' CEMETERY JUNCTION Features Surprisingly Little Gervais.

Ricky Gervais' transition to big screen stardom has not been smooth. No, despite a massive and hugely loyal following for his TV work, the creator of The Office has struggled to find a big-screen persona that works for him, his...