Classic Comedy Film Talk Series
with Fred Fuchs and Jeffrey Bender
Wednesday, January 19 & 26 February 2 & 9
Escape the cold and laugh a lot with Fred & Jeffrey!
Please watch the films on your own. All of the comedies are available to rent on YouTube, Google Play, and Apple TV.
Register for free access to the Zoom Film Talks. You can register for the full series of four film talks or individual film talks.
Wednesday, January 19 at 7:00 pm
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Broadway's howling comedy hit of the snooty society beauty who slipped and fell...in love!
Wednesday, January 26, 7:00 pm
His Girl Friday (1940)
"As fresh and undated and bright a film as you could ever want!" - The New Yorker
Available for free on Kanopy with an HPL Card
Wednesday, February 2 at 7:00 pm
Sullivan's Travels (1941)
Happy-Go-Lucky Hitch-Hiker on the Highway to happiness! He wanted to see the world . . . but wound up in Lover's Lane!
Wednesday, February 9 at 7:00 pm
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Nominated for four Academy Awards, Peter Sellers and George C. Scott star in Stanley Kubrick’s brilliant satire