Our Favorite Comedies…That Also Make Us Cry

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Every week in /Answers, we attempt to answer a new pop culture-related question. This week’s edition asks “Which comedy also makes you cry a whole bunch?”As always, we have submissions from the /Film writing crew and podcast team, along with some special guests. This week, we are joined by The Sick co-writer/star Kumail Nanjiani and co-writer Emily V. Gordon.

If there’s a comedy that makes your living room a little dusty whenever you watch it, send your thoughts to slashfilmpitches@gmail.com for a chance to be featured on the site. Find our favorite weepy comedies below!

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Watch the trailers for two wildly different shows, find out why one company passed on one the best television shows ever, and check out a cool movie tie-in, below in this edition of TV Bits. After the jump, learn more about the following.

  • The trailer for the seventh season of Dexter is blur.
  • FX explains why they passed on Breaking Bad before it ended up on AMC.
  • Steel Magnolias is getting remade as a Lifetime movie and now you can watch a trailer.
  • Olivia Wilde will reprise her role as Quorra on Disney XD’s Tron Uprising.

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