| Jan 30, 2012
The 2012 awards season has been unpredictable,to say the least, and last night' s 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards was no exception. The Help picked up three SAG awards at Sunday's ceremony, giving Golden Globe frontrunners like The Artist and...
| Mar 7, 2012
In “Friends with Kids,” platonic friends Jason (Adam Scott of “Parks and Recreation”) and Julie (writer/director Jennifer Westfeldt) decide, for lack of a better option, to have a baby together. Westfeldt says the decision might...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 6:47 AM
While Woody Allen is off in Europe making his movies these days, I say we let Jennifer Westfeldt (Kissing Jessica Stein) take over the New York scene.
In this romantic comedy that is rare in the fact that it is both romantic and funny, reminds me a lot...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:24 PM
Disney managers invested $250 million to make"John Carter,"the next blockbuster of fantasy adventure films.
They borrowed major elements from other hit movies. They spent serious money to illustrate the exploits on screen with riveting special effects....
| Aug 17, 2011
| 1:14 PM
If such hits as "The Hangover" suggested raunchy buddy humor was a men-only club, meet the women of director Paul Feig's truly funny comedy hit. Also the film's co-writer, Kristen Wiig ("Saturday Night Live") stars as a reluctant maid of honor trying to...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 1:55 PM
"UP ALL NIGHT"
Reagan Brinkley almost had it all—a great career, fun boss, all-access to the best parties in L.A.—and a work-from-home husband, Chris, who stayed up all night partying with her.
The only thing missing from Reagan's life was a...
| May 19, 2011
| 9:26 PM
Will Ferrell jumps way outside of his goofy screen persona to play an alcoholic at the end of his rope in "Everything Must Go."
The movie opens during a disastrous day that ends with the loss of his job, car, house and marriage in a matter of hours. With...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 12:27 PM
When Wendi McLendon-Covey was hired to play Liz, the annoying neighbor on CBS' "Rules of Engagement," the improv-ready actress didn't have to look far for inspiration.
"I actually know someone who has a lot of these traits, except that she is not a tap-...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stop us if you've heard this one before: HBO dominated the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, picking up 81 nods for viewer favorites such as "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" as well as comedy newcomers "Girls" and "Veep."...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Adam Sandler trots out his entire support group for Grown Ups, an “all-star” comedy that attempts to stay just this side of “family friendly.” Support group, in Sandler's case, means all those people he's supporting, who don't...
| Jul 1, 2010
| 6:47 PM
Director James Mangold can make a serious film with extra twists for a grown-up audience. His credits include "Walk the Line," "3:10 to Yuma" and the offbeat thriller "Identity." In "Knight and Day" he adds a touch of Alfred Hitchcock and James Bond to...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 8:36 AM
What works as a "Saturday Night Live" skit isn't always as effective when blown up to feature-film length, as proved again by this spinoff of the sketches that parody the troubleshooting television character MacGyver.
Will Forte - also the picture's co-...