'Super Fun Night': Rebel Wilson comedy almost wins ... Almost

Rebel Wilson is a hilarious actress. The star of a new comedy, "Super Fun Night," was incredible in "Pitch Perfect" and beautifully insane at the MTV Movie Awards. A sitcom should be a slam dunk after that, right?Unfortunately, episodic comedy is harder than you'd think. "Super Fun Night" is thus not quite what we might want.But ...Here's the thing: This is a good show. It's funny, it's weird and it makes heroes out of the kinds of women usually shoved to the side in popular entertainment. Basically, "Super Fun Night" is everything that an intelligent -- but socially insecure -- person who also enjoyed "Bridesmaids" would like.It's just that Rebel Wilson is so very funny that we expect a glorious cavalcade of laughs in every second. When "Super Fun Night" delivers such hilarity only every few minutes, it feels like a letdown. But how many comedies can really do better?So what is this show?"Super...



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