Community’s back. With Nicolas Cage. Kind of

Community returned (with Dan Harmon) on Thursday. Much improved over the lamentable fourth season, it showed there was still life in the show, particularly since the first episode, Re-pilot, rebooted the whole thing.

Want a taste in case you didn’t see it? Well, here’s part of the script to a scene in the second episode. It should leave you wanting more.

Abed's Nicolas Cage scene



  • I’m Rob Buckley, a journalist who writes for UK media magazines that most people have never heard of although you might have heard me on the podcast Lockdown Land or Radio 5 Live’s Saturday Edition or Afternoon Edition. I’ve edited Dreamwatch, Sprocket and Cambridge Film Festival Daily; been technical editor for TV producers magazine Televisual; reviewed films for the short-lived newspaper Cambridge Insider; written features for the even shorter-lived newspaper Soho Independent; and was regularly sarcastic about television on the blink-and-you-missed-it “web site for urban hedonists” The Tribe. Since going freelance, I've contributed to the likes of Broadcast, Total Content + Media, Action TV, Off The Telly, Action Network, TV Scoop and The Custard TV.