In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- There are elements of classic comic relief throughout Barker's interlocking tales.
- Apparently, he's a hilarious raconteur on stage, and indeed, the album could use a bit of comic relief in moments when the drama gets slightly overwrought.
- As it is a crime drama, the home scene is used for comic relief and only slightly to reveal backstory about one of the main characters.
- This could have the potential to be distracting, but in this presentation it fits into the feel of the play and either adds to the drama or provides comic relief.
- Intended for comic relief, the song and dance numbers come across as uninspired and robotic.
- I did, however, find comic relief in this part of the book.
- This is why Shakespeare inserted comic relief in his tragedies, and it's why human beings today will often resort to ‘gallows humor’ at a fatal shooting scene.
- … ‘People complained a lot about Gimli just being there for comic relief,’ continued Wilcox.
- They want the full, three-generation saga, the life story, with full-throttle melodrama and comic relief, with fights and beautiful sets and aching, soulful stares.
- Despite its less-than-uplifting message, the film escapes self-conscious drama hell through well-timed comic relief.
- But, like a Shakespearean tragedy, occasional instances of comic relief are provided, too.
- Presumably, the intent is for these exchanges to add a little comic relief, but even a bad stand-up comedian would stay away from this material.
- However, this translated more into a vehicle for comic relief throughout the film than a serious threat.
- This episode is played for comic relief, and it works somewhat well.
- It uses moments of slapstick to deliver comic relief where none is warranted.
- I should add that a good auction is almost like theater - there's suspense, drama, and often comic relief.
- The creative rationale for this storyline is comic relief.
- If there is such a thing as comic relief in an already funny show, this was it.
- Moments of deeply affecting emotion are balanced by bursts of comic relief, allowing the script to stay buoyant and the characters to remain real.
- Along the way we'll meet some good cops, some bad street thugs, some comic relief and of course lots of things getting blown up.
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