Harold Ramis Tribute: Stripes

Press Clippings: A couple of final clips, both from from Stripes, the military comedy that Ramis co-wrote wrote and in which he co-starred with long-time buddy Bill Murray (the rather brilliant John Candy was also in the film).   The clip above is the now (in)famous signup scene, in which Murray and Ramis visit an …

Harold Ramis: Groundhog Day, The Review

Press Clippings:  The last two posts have been about Harold Ramis, the great comic writer/actor/director, who left us way too early at age 69. (I would have loved to see what he could have done with the rich comic material of old age). Ramis’ influence was penetrative and subtle and so deft that even the …