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TSR Blog: ‘Tusk’ as Failed Dark Comedy

TSR Blog: ‘Tusk’ as Failed Dark Comedy

The following contains spoilers to Tusk.  Dark comedy is a rich blend of pathos and macabre, and one that requires a tactful balance to be of good taste. (I’m trying to make this analogy, and yet I do not drink coffee.) For a dark comedy to work in a film, the time spent enriching a character has to be a […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 227: ‘Tusk,’ ‘This Is Where I Leave You,’ ‘A Walk Among the Tombstones’

0:00-5:00 – Hello, we are at Fantastic Fest; Jeff will have to wear a bad T-shirt; the results of our weight-loss contest 5:00-14:00 – “Tusk” review 14:00-20:30 – “This Is Where I Leave You” review 20:30-22:00 – If two directors made the same movie 22:00-29:20 – “A Walk Among the Tombstones” review 29:20-40:50 – QOTW (your preferred movie-watching companions) 40:50-43:15 […]

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Tusk

Tusk

Cast: Justin Long, Michael Parks, Haley Joel Osment, Genesis Rodriguez, Guy LaPointe
Running Time: 1 hr 42 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: September 19, 2014 (Chicago)

Final Score: 5/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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