30 ROCK “Double Edged Sword” Review

30 ROCK "Double Edged Sword" Season 5 Episode 14 – 30 Rock has had some great episodes in the last few weeks, but this one was probably the funniest half hour of television I’ve seen all year, and that includes Modern Family’s Croctopus. From the Brando acceptance speech parody when Tracy accepted his Oscar ("Tracy Jordan asked me to accept this on his behalf because his mouth is full.") to the Canadian metric system, it was an episode filled with small touches of comedy genius culminating in two hilarious showdowns between Jack, Avery and a mobile meth lab and Liz and Carol on a plane with a gun and an old guy.

This episode was written by Kay Cannon and Tom Ceraulo and it was so seamlessly put together that it succeeded the Shakespearean style of layered and paralleled plotting it strived for, as well as being very damned funny. Read More...



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