“Dying is easy, comedy is hard.” It’s one of those phrases that have been heard and repeated so many times that there’s really no way of knowing who coined it first. Yet we all know that it holds some truth. For those of us who want to write/direct/produce films, we know that great comedy -or even good comedy- is an incredibly hard feat to achieve. If you’re like me and can’t wait to be on Steve Kaplan’s comedy course here are 10 great comedies you can/should/must draw inspiration from until then.
This list includes such gems as “Tootsie”, “Annie Hall”, “Some Like It Hot” and “Groundhog Day”.
Read the rest on the Raindance blog.