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  • Black Widow
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Last Christmas
  • Remember Sunday
  • Shazam! 2
  • Spy Guys
  • Wonder Woman: 1984

Category: Black Comedies

Hamlet 2 (2008)

Film review: Hamlet 2 (2008), directed by Andrew Fleming Despite the title, this is not a follow-up to Shakespeare’s Hamlet, but a comedy about a

Dr. Strangelove (1964)

Film review: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), directed by Stanley Kubrick Number 35 on IMDb’s Top

Iron Sky (2012)

Film review: Iron Sky (2012), directed by Timo Vuorensola When we saw the trailer for Iron Sky, Mr T and I had the same reaction:

Keeping Mum (2005)

Film review: Keeping Mum (2005), directed by Niall Johnson Some time in the Past, Rosie Jones (Emilia Fox) is a nice young woman travelling on

Pulp Fiction (1994)

Film review: Pulp Fiction (1994), directed by Quentin Tarantino Occupying a lofty #4 on IMDb’s Top 250 list is Pulp Fiction, a cult film from

Choke (2008)

Film review: Choke (2008), directed by Clark Gregg This film was billed as a “black comedy”, to which I went “oooh” and decided to watch.