Last night’s finale just goes to show that when it comes to TV comedy, you can’t do much better than ‘Modern Family.’ It was formulaic, sure, but some formulas exist for a reason – because they just plain work.
Once again ‘Modern Family’ proves it can do sweet just as well as funny. Last night’s episode, ‘Hawaii,’ combined both flavors brilliantly, like some sort of awesome Chinese soup.
Jay is slumped over counter at an airport bar. He looks at the drink the bartender has poured for him and says, “Could you make it a double? I’m travelling with my family.” That line alone sums up the entire episode.
Fred Willard guest stars in an excellent episode of ‘Modern Family’ that puts Cameron behind a drum set and Manny in fear for his life.
‘Game Changer’ (air date 3/31/10) is an episode that really showcases just how entertaining, and how familiar, ‘Modern Family’ can be. It may not have been the funniest episode of the first season, but it’s one that’s easy to iden...