Ivan Reitman Was the King of the Regular-Guy Comedy

From ‘Animal House’ to ‘Dave,’ the late filmmaker was a modern-day Frank Capra in his championing of underdogs taking on the system — just with more sex jokes

‘Ghostbusters’ Isn’t a Franchise Worth Resurrecting

With each new reboot attempt, the classic 1984 blockbuster becomes less and less special — and more clearly a product of an era that can’t be recreated

How Many S’Mores Can You Make from the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man?

Through a complex series of graphs and calculations, I figured out that big-ass marshmallow could pretty much end world hunger

Stop Being So Precious About the Sacred Cows From Your Childhood

Your connection to movies like the original ‘Ghostbusters’ is about a specific time and place in your life, not about the ‘art’