| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:36 AM
"The Best Man Holiday" follows in the footsteps of writer-director Malcolm D. Lee's successful 1999 comedy "The Best Man," using a template familiar to anyone who may have seen "The Big Chill" or its micro-budget predecessor, "Return of the Secaucus Seven." They're all different in their qualities and atmosphere. "The Best Man Holiday," for example, is a far more Tyler Perry-ish mixture of comedy and tragedy than the easygoing "Best Man" was, back in the pre-Perry movie era.
| Jul 4, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes
Click here to download TV listings for the week of July 6 - 12, 2014 in PDF format
This week's TV Movies
The Best Man Holiday Writer-director Malcolm...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:24 AM
Writer-director Malcolm D. Lee manages to reunite the entire principal cast of his 1999 comedy "The Best Man" in this long-after sequel, which isn't revolutionary but still highly enjoyable ... and, at some points, quite moving.
The gang from the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 2:30 PM
While the holiday season is still a few weeks away, the TCL Chinese Theater was in full-fledged festivity for the Universal preem of "The Best Man Holiday."
Writer-director Malcolm D. Lee was joined at the event by most of the returning cast of 1999...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Back in 1999, Malcolm D. Lee's debut feature, "The Best Man," had all the hallmarks of a low-key groundbreaker: Smart, sophisticated and effortlessly charming, the film was a sleeper success at the B.O., and seemed to point toward a lucrative future for...