| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:32 AM
Actor and comedian Martin Lawrence announced that he and wife Shamicka are divorcing after two years of marriage, but the couple were together for way longer than that -- almost two decades, in fact....
| Feb 25, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Adam Sandler broke all records Saturday evening earning a historic 11 Razzie nominations in his various roles as actor, writer and producer in three 2011 movies -- "Jack & Jill, " Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star" and "Just Go With It."...
| Jul 15, 2011
Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Free Facials 2) River to River Festival 3) Free Summer Music Download
== = = Sunday Riley Modern Skincare Event at Barneys. Free Facials & More Sat, Jul 16 at 10:00AM - 5:...
| May 16, 2012
| 10:10 AM
TBS and Just For Laughs have added comic Sarah Silverman to the Chicago festival line-up in June, along with dozens of other newly announced shows.
Silverman will host two shows at The Chicago Theatre on June 16, presenting some of her favorite comedians...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 6:06 PM
Cruises are a great vacation value. The food, transportation and entertainment are all included in the price. Better yet, the cruise doesn’t have to end when you get off the boat.
Days after disembarking the five-night Celebrity cruise I took with...
| May 12, 2011
| 8:59 AM
Martin Lawrence goes into female-disguise mode again in this comedy sequel, and he's not alone this time. His FBI-operative character poses once more as Big Momma at a girls school, where he hides out with his murder witness stepson (Brandon T. Jackson),...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 8:30 AM
In the late '80s a thunderbolt of inspiration struck Jack Valenti, longtime chief of the Motion Picture Assn. of America: What if his organization got rid of the X rating, besmirched by years of misappropriation by hard-core exploitation films, and...
| Feb 11, 2008
Warner Bros. got a jump on Valentine's Day with the Matthew McConaughey-Kate Hudson adventure romance "Fool's Gold," the weekend's box-office leader with an estimated $22 million in ticket sales.
Heavy marketing and appealing stars helped the movie,...
| Jul 18, 2009
Before Janet Evanovich brought us Stephanie Plum, Don Westlake was the Grand Master of Criminal Laughs with his hilarious novels about professional thief John Dortmunder. "Get Real" is the 14th Dortmunder novel and proves again that Westlake is the King...
| Feb 8, 2008
What will be the worst Martin Lawrence movie of the year? The competition is always fierce and it's still early, but we may have a winner in "Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins." A groundbreaking achievement in blandness, the film has nothing other than a few...
| Feb 24, 2008
Until "No Country for Old Men" took the final two awards of the evening, it was beginning to look like the U.S. was "No Country for Oscar Winners."
In an Oscar convocation with the least xenophobic results in years, the Kodak Theatre seemed more like a...
| Mar 7, 2008
"College Road Trip" is the kind of movie that its audiences will use once for blowing off steam and then toss aside as if it were shrink-wrap.
This conscientiously juvenile farce, in which an overprotective oaf of a father ( Martin Lawrence)...