This group of films follows stand-up comedians in their struggles with hecklers, overly bright stage-lights, and crippling depression. Make sure to check out Jenny Slate in 'Obvious Child' for a fine example of mumblecore-lite.
Fresh out of college, bottom of the career ladder, and expected to cook and clean for themselves! These quarter-life kids have it tough (in very, very relative terms). Make sure to check out 'In a World...', written and lead by immensely talented newcomer Lake Bell.
If you look up mumblecore you'll find out its a form of indie filmmaking defined by naturalistic dialogue. If that's too complicated, think whiney college-grads living in NYC, talking how real whiney college grads might talk. All characters are white. 40% are Greta Gerwig.
Long gone are the days of female comedians being confined to schmaltzy RomComs and demure supporting roles. With the rise of no-holds-barred actresses like Tina Fey, Amy Schumer, Kristen Wiig, and Melissa McCarthy nobody can deny we are living in the golden age of female comedy!
Enjoy our collection of the best romance movies of 2014, including tween-marketed phenomenon 'The Fault in Our Stars', sweeping romance-fantasy 'Winter's Tale', and yet another Sparks banker 'The Best of Me'.