The director and writer of “Weekend at Bernie’s” have sued Fox and MGM over the studios’ alleged failure to pay them profits from the comedy. Ted Kotcheff, who directed, and screenwriter Robert Kane…
Melissa McCarthy is the hottest name in comedy right now — even hotter than the boys. With Fox’s “The Heat” scoring an impressive $39 million Stateside debut this weekend, the comedic actress proved…
Charles Chu and Ryan O'Nan, who appeared in "Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best," are toplining indie coming of age comedy "Chu and Blossom."
Writer-director Julio DePietro's first feature gives us a standard romantic comedy, told from the perspective of the irredeemable cad who's fated to lose the girl.
"Lipstick Jungle" is the superior product of this winter's "career-woman pals try having it all" dramedies, but that's not an especially esteemed sorority.
I'm death warmed over. You're death warming up," a dying AIDS patient advises a Stage 4 cancer victim in "I'm Losing You," and the exchange sums up the excessive morbidity that consumes the piece…
Insurance exec Richard Ramsay (Andrew McCarthy) is riding high in insurance circles: He's concocted a plan in which accident victims have to furnish a proof of innocence, and the idea has proven a…
Wayne Wang's fine adaptation of Amy Tan's best-selling "The Joy Luck Club" will no doubt mark a breakthrough for films about Asians in America. Beautifully made and acted and emotionally moving in…
ROME -- Hitching a routine rehash of the first installment's cavorting cadaver antics to a frantic hunt for the defunct's cash stash, writer/director Robert Klane delivers a mildly diverting farcical…
As shlepping-the-stiff pics go, Weekend at Bernie's ranks below the classic black comedy of The Trouble with Harry and S.O.B., but there's enough farcical fun. Terry Kiser steals the show as the…