| Nov 6, 2011
| 4:39 PM
Seth Meyers delivered some good lines on "Weekend Update." His best: "Kim Kardashian on Monday filed for divorce from Kris Humphries, her husband of three episodes." A close second: "The House on Tuesday passed a resolution that reaffirms In God We...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 1:46 PM
And now from the "been-there, done-that" department: A couple of scrawny, virginal teens with no parental supervision dream of becoming "cooler than hell" and, of course, getting laid.
That's the concept behind FX's new animated sitcom "Unsupervised" (9:...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 8:42 PM
Anderson Cooper’s new syndicated talk show, “Anderson,” debuts Sept. 12 in Chicago as part of a large group of new syndicated programming beginning this fall. The Syndicated Network Television Association (SNTA) provided this list of...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 9:20 AM
"Throw Momma From the Train" was a comedic tale on the Alfred Hitchcock classic "Strangers on a Train," and in its own way, this also is ... with a definite dose of the crass humor so typical of many movie comedies today.
Jason Bateman, Charlie Day ("It'...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:20 AM
"Modern Family" earned six nominations for the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. The ABC comedy led with the most nominations; "Mad Men" earned five, while "Boardwalk Empire" and "30 Rock" had four each.
The awards are given by the Broadcast...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 11:47 AM
* * * Horrible Bosses
Directed by Seth Gordon. Written by Michael Markowitz and John Francis Daley & Jonathan Goldstein. With Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Charlie Day and Kevin Spacey. (R)
You'd think with the job market this tight there would be more...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 11:52 PM
Talking heads have commented that the Casey Anthony trial was won the day the jury was selected. The same thing was said about the OJ Simpson trial.
That same logic can apply to Horrible Bosses. The movie will be a huge hit because of how the film was...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:06 PM
Danny Pudi's "Community" character, Abed Nadir, may have fallen short in RedEye's fourth Best TV Character Tournament this week, but the Chicago native thought the championship matchup was perfectly cast.
After all, Abed's obsession with all things pop...
| Apr 14, 2012
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Players from Burroughs, Burbank win scholar awards: Burbank High football player Mitch Camacho and Adam Velasco from Burroughs were given 2011- 2012 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame...
| Jun 28, 2010
| 4:34 PM
They've already cast Jason Bateman and Jamie Foxx, Jason Sudekis and Charlie Day. The guy who directed Four Christmases in on board to settle in behind the camera. And now Horrible Bosses, the movie about employers so awful their employees comically...
| Jul 30, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Let's be honest: Nowadays, it's nearly impossible to find a romantic comedy we can get behind. We're still reeling from the saccharine, false-romantic story lines at the box office this year: âValentine's Day,â âThe Back-Up Planâ an...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 9:32 PM
I don't know about you, but if I were going to assemble a batch of great comedy films that we could send into outer space to help a faraway alien civilization understand what really makes America so daffy and wonderfully......