Posts tagged "comedy"
Review: This Is The End

Review: This Is The End

This is one of the first apocalyptic blockbusters to hit our screens this summer, but sadly it doesn’t set a high benchmark for the other contenders such as Simon Pegg’s The World’s End, despite the excitement this star-studded line-up has been building. The plot follows a series of strange, catastrophic events that devastate LA and...
Why You Should Be Watching Being Human

Why You Should Be Watching Being Human

The fifth and final series of Being Human, BBC Three’s supernatural comedy drama, has just started airing on Sunday nights. If you’ve never watched it before, or worse, never heard of it, can Flex be so bold as to ask where you’ve been hiding since 2009? Though characters have come in and departed over the course of the...
Silver Linings Playbook: A Review

Silver Linings Playbook: A Review

Depression, bipolar disorder, marital failure and dance competitions are all explored in David O. Russell’s quirky rom-com Silver Linings Playbook. Taking a break from filming the popular Hunger Games series, fresh faced Jennifer Lawrence plays as recently widowed Tiffany, opposite The Hangover star Bradley Cooper’s manic-depressive Pat. Pat returns home to live with his parents...
Interview with Jo Caulfield

Interview with Jo Caulfield

We at Flex were lucky enough to speak to comedian Joe Caulfield ahead of her visit to Falmouth in the coming weeks. Mitch Waddon asks about her tour, writing for other comedians and the validity of chicken pasties.  Have you always wanted to do stand-up comedy? I kind of ended up in it. Comedy was...