CHICAGO – The awesomeness of history loses any of its stuffiness with the incredibly fun, indeed educational show “Drunk History” from Comedy Central, its two seasons now released on DVD. Hosted by its creator Derek Waters, the show is a celebration of various historic figures and their under-appreciated true tales, as expressed by funny people narrating in the universal language of inebriation; their recounts are then reenacted by famous actors working with their given dialogue, dressed with the comic cheapness of a bloated biopic.
Bruce Willis, Robert De Niro, John Turturro, Stanley Tucci, What Just Happened? (4)
Left to right: Bruce Willis, Robert De Niro, John Turturro and Stanley Tucci in “What Just Happened?”.
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