dark comedy

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a comedy characterized by grim or satiric humor

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New Delhi [India], January 15 ( ANI ): Saif Ali Khan's much-awaited dark comedy 'KaalaKaandi' is finally out and has met with mixed reviews from the critics, as well as audiences.
On Tuesday, A24 debuted a teaser trailer for The Disaster Artist , a dark comedy that sparked early awards talk for Franco when it premiered at the South by Southwest Film Festival in March.
BEIRUT: Prominent Lebanese playwright Raymond Gebara died Tuesday at the age of 80, leaving behind a long legacy of pioneering dark comedy and drama.
A mystery thriller-cum-procedural, Blacklist has been sold globally by Sony Pictures Television, while dark comedy Young Doctor s Notebook that spelled out in the UK on Sky Arts and is grounded on adapted from the autobiographical works of Russian author.
LIVING Pictures will be taking their one man dark comedy, Diary of A Madman, on tour this summer.
FOLLOWING a successful short run last year, the dark comedy Diary Of A Madman is being staged at Cardiff's Sherman Cymru this week for two nights.
It is a dark comedy, but gleefully well observed and bitingly funny.
A DARK comedy about loss, a onewoman exploration of grief and a piece of physical theatre based in a call centre are among the projects being presented in The Unity's Making Art Showcase.
In A Forest, Dark And Deep is described as a dark comedy of sibling rivalry which "escalates into a psychological thriller bursting with savage conflict".
Yelena Akhtiorskay asserts in the Jewish Daily that "all the beloved shades of comedy are present," making Damion Searls's English version an excellent source of dark comedy from the war years.
Adolescence and the collapse of the family unit are the themes of this dark comedy.
With an unsentimental yet sympathetic touch, he balances tragedy and dark comedy with finesse.
Penelope Cruz gives a fantastic performance in this dark comedy drama from acclaimed director Pedro Almodovar.
Summary: The Coen Brothers have unveiled their new dark comedy, A Serious Man, at the London Film Festival.
The multi award-winning play is a gripping blend of dark comedy, melodrama, horror and tragedy and has won several awards including the Critic's Circle Award and a nomination for six Tony Awards after its transfer to Broadway.