Adam McKay - What Is Smart Dumb Comedy? (video essay) by Patrick (H) Willems

Patrick (H) Willems devotes this video essay to breaking down director Adam McKay’s unique comedic voice, highlighting his talent for crafting absurd stories and characters that serve as a vehicle for “smart dumb comedy.”


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