| Jun 20, 2012
| 12:51 PM
"Every summer, one movie comes along that moves you unlike any other."
So goes the most recent television advertisement for "People Like Us," the family drama aimed at an adult audience that hits theaters later this month. As the TV spot indicates, the...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 7:51 PM
Elizabeth Banks se viene abriendo paso en Hollywood por su talento, pero sobre todo gracias a su persistencia. Después de aguantar una década encarnando personajes estereotipados y papeles secundarios, la actriz parece estar gozando del reconocimiento que...
| Jun 28, 2012
** (out of four)
Close the nominations. Contest over. The worst musical score of 2012 goes to “People Like Us,” which delivers such manipulative twinkle-twinkle-jangle-string-section compositions that even the few moments of this melodrama...
| Dec 8, 2011
0.5 stars (out of four)
Perhaps at some point in the future, a great movie will feature the line, “Ladies, may the best va-jay-jay win!”
That line, spoken about two pregnant women (Jessica Biel, Sarah Paulson) competing to deliver just after...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 10:29 AM
Talk about a movie where nothing happens.
Well, a few characters end up kissing, some HORRIBLE parenting decisions are made, and the clock ends up striking midnight. I can't think of a better way to usher in the world-ending year of 2012 than with this...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 12:20 PM
It was only last year that director Garry Marshall's “Valentine's Day” raked in enough moolah to reach 23 on Box Office Mojo's highest-grossing “romantic comedy” list. That was apparently enough to trigger a follow-up — not,...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:37 PM
Director Guy Ritchie established his credentials for outrageous noisy action flicks with "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels."
He put the dignified Sherlock Holmes series on steroids with his first big budget effort in 2009. He added top-notch special...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 2:25 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comedy "Ted," starring a foul-mouthed teddy bear, won the battle at movie box offices over the weekend, taking in a surprising $54.1 million in the United States and Canada and beating Channing Tatum's steamy role as a male...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Alex Kurtzman is making his directorial debut. He and his writing partner did the fun Cowboys & Aliens and the last Star Trek. That Captain Kirk – Chris Pine – gets transported to Los Angeles, where he gets the sad news his dad dies. He was...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Fashion expert Elizabeth Charles just opened her third eponymous boutique in the former chic A'Maree's store at Westcliff Court in Newport Beach.
She already enjoys a loyal following of fashionistas, who appreciate her sophisticated and elegant...
| Jun 21, 2010
Summer rock festivals present as unique a model for fashion trends as Lady Gaga does. But what the fans wear is much more relatable — even for the Mamas and the Papas generation — than the poker-faced singer's picks.
"That's because, first...
| Oct 6, 2006
Like everyone else in the developed world, I'm obsessed with finding out what beauty treatments actresses are secretly undergoing to make them look so darn good.
Everywhere I go during the awards season -- screenings, parties, premieres -- I run into 40-...