Category Archives: Comedy

#21The Magnificent Ambersons

Dear Rache, It is during rainy mornings like this one that I find myself fantasizing about Orson Welles, one of the two loves of my life (the other being, of course, F. Scott Fitzgerald). The first time I fell head … Continue reading

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#20 Speedy Scandal

Dear Rache, Here is a movie familiar to all of us. One of the many reasons that made me love this movie is its effect on us as a team. I believe that through this movie, we’ve all become closer, … Continue reading

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#19 The Social Network

Dear Rache, Now here is the movie that will set all our pecuniary concerns to rest. The Social Network (2010) lets us in on the secret on how to strike it really rich– that is, through audacity, audacity, and more … Continue reading

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#18 Four Rooms

Dear Rache, Today, I will tell you about Four Rooms (1995). Now there’s a quirky movie. It’s New Years Eve and bellhop Ted Bishop (Tim Roth) is making his rounds through four rooms, each with its own assortment of eccentric … Continue reading

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#17 Annie Hall

Dear Rache, I have set a goal for myself, and that is to present you with at least five Woody Allen movies. Last week, I gave you Crimes and Misdemeanors. Today, I give you Annie Hall—the movie considered by many … Continue reading

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#16 Perhaps Love

Dear Rache, Tonight, I am recommending to you – a Chinese musical. Why? Well, why not? Here’s why Perhaps Love should be promising enough: 1) It’s directed by Peter Chan – who directed the superb weepy Comrades: Almost A Love … Continue reading

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#15 Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay

Dear Rache, Remember whe you told me you wished you hadn’t seen Adventureland because there were so many weed scenes they made you want to smoke weed? Well, this movie has that as well. But I bet you wouldn’t want … Continue reading

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#14 8 Femmes

Dear Rachey, Here’s yet another reason why the French rock: their movies are always, always, refreshing. Let’s take 8 Femmes (2002) for example. The movie centers on the inhabitants of a mansion tucked away in a town in France. One … Continue reading

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# 12 Up In The Air

Dear Rache, There is something very old-school about the look and feel of this movie. From the typography of the opening credits, to the country-sounding music, to the drab, unglamorous backdrops such as Detroit and Omaha. The story centers on … Continue reading

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# 11 Before Sunset

Dear Rache, This post is inspired by the really gloomy weather we’ve been having lately. I’ve decided to do a series (maybe three or four) on my favorite movies to watch on a rainy day. The first one is Before … Continue reading

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