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Stan and Ollie: new biopic of the ageing comedy duo is a touching love story
Arts

Stan and Ollie: new biopic of the ageing comedy duo is a touching love story

Written by: David James, Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University Image courtesy of eOneStan Laurel and Oliver Hardy (or “the boys” as they were often known) can, arguably, be regarded as the greatest double act that comedy has produced. If their...

'BlacKkKlansman,' a deadly serious comedy
Cultures

‘BlacKkKlansman,’ a deadly serious comedy

Written by: Vershawn Ashanti Young, professor, Department of Drama and Speech Communication, University of Waterloo Actors Laura Harrier and John David Washington humorously and believably drive home the film’s strong racial irony. Universal PicturesSpike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman delivers more than a...

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