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The Morning Watch: The Comedic Genius of Mr. Bean, Liam Neeson Auditions for Cupid & More

The Morning Watch: The Comedic Genius of Mr. Bean, Liam Neeson Auditions for Cupid & More
From Slashfilm - February 12, 2018

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.

In this edition, a new video essay takes a closer look at the impressive physical comedy of Mr. Bean, or rather the man who brings him to life. Plus, Taken star Liam Neeson auditions to play Cupid in a new movie, and Nicolas Cage gets quizzed on movie quotes from his own movies. Watch them all below.

First up, a new video essay from Nerdwriter looks at the British comedy character Mr. Bean, played by Rowan Atkinson, and explores why the actors brand of physical comedy is so incredible. While Atkinson is probably most famous for portraying the silent, slapstick character, there are plenty more impressive physical, comedic performances hes given throughout his career that you can see on display here.

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