Harold Ramis Archives - Shelter Island
Harold Ramis Archives - Shelter Island ReporterShelter Island ReporterWe recently had an anniversary ending in zero and the plan was to hit the city, catch a play and visit a favorite steak house to celebrate. It may not be the most ...and more »
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 5:05 am
Column: Drilling down on Groundhog Day -
Shelter Island ReporterColumn: Drilling down on Groundhog DayShelter Island ReporterWe got some decent last-minute tickets to “Groundhog Day,” based on the 1993 Harold Ramis movie starring the inimitable Bill Murray and the ageless Andie MacDowell. Unlike most Americans, I have only seen the movie once. But when news broke a while ...and more »
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 5:00 am
Michael Keaton: 'There was a lot of bad
The GuardianMichael Keaton: 'There was a lot of bad taste in the 90s and I contributed to that'The GuardianThere was a run of comedies, including Harold Ramis' Multiplicity, in which he played a man who clones himself, that were smart and funny, but never going to set the world on fire. Was he deliberately trying to get out of the shadow of the bat signal ...
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 1:30 am
'SNL's' Julia Sweeney on criticism of Pat:
Chicago Sun-Times'SNL's' Julia Sweeney on criticism of Pat: 'I probably don't disagree ...Chicago Sun-TimesThe Wilmette comedian, set to roast George Wendt this weekend, says she understands why some critics objected to her sexually indeterminate character.and more »
Posted on 6 September 2017 | 4:22 pm
Belfry Theater holds memories of past stars,
Belfry Theater holds memories of past stars, hopes for the futureLake Geneva Regional News... Dan Aykroyd, James Belushi, John Belushi, John Candy, Stephen Colbert, Andy Dick, Rachel Dratch, Chris Farley, Tina Fey, Shelley Long, Bill Murray, Mike Myers, Amy Poehler, Gilda Radner, Harold Ramis, Andy Richter, Amy Sedaris and George Wendt.
Posted on 6 September 2017 | 12:20 am
What’s with all the hate for Ghostbusters
Off the bat, I’ll admit it’s inferior to Ghostbusters. The combination of Dan Ackroyd, Harold Ramis and Bill Murray, in a family-friendly blockbuster, with a fiendishly spooky-but-fun script is a perfect cocktail of expertise. Vigo the Carpathian ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 3:53 am
Vacation movie review: stay home
For those playing along at home, we’ve gone from — in the 1983 movie Vacation — the comedic stylings of Harold Ramis (director), John Hughes (screenwriter), and Chevy Chase (star) to — in this new sequel/reboot — the desperate flailings of John ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 5:08 am
Tim Minchin on his Groundhog Day musical:
Upcoming stage adaptation of Harold Ramis film needs just ‘one more song’, reveals comedian at Australian premiere of Matilda the Musical • Matilda the Musical review: a revoltingly subversive success • In pictures: the Australian premiere of ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 11:48 pm
Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids
Both films were hits in the '80s with the comedy "Ghostbusters" starring Dan Akroyd, Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver and Harold Ramis. "The Lost Boys" became a cult classic vampire film and stars Keifer Sutherland, Jason Patric, Corey Haim and Dianne West.
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:52 am
Chris Hemsworth’s ‘Ghostbusters’
Annie Potts played the receptionist in the 1984 classic, starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis and Rick Moranis but in a role reversal of sorts Feig decided to cast Hollywood hunk Hemsworth as the receptionist in his female version.
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 10:30 pm