This smug but effective middlebrow crowdpleaser shrewdly mines its real-life material for laughs and righteous anger as well as tears.
Big Mommas House
This is not quite "Big Momma's House: The Musical." But maybe it should have been.
Cinematographer Michael O'Shea has shot plenty of brightly lit, comedy-driven hit movies ("Big Momma's House," "Robin Hood: Men in Tights") but he's probably better known for his moodier, elegant…
Jessica Lucas has snagged the female lead in the untitled third installment of the "Big Momma's House" franchise.Lucas currently stars in the CW revival of "Melrose Place." Her feature credits…
Fox may be ready for more Momma as the studio has tapped Randi Mayem Singer to pen "Big Momma's House 3."
More than five years after "Big Momma's House," Martin Lawrence goes the Uncle Miltie route again in this wholly uninspired sequel, which plays more like "Mrs. Doubtfire 2." Donning the fat suit and…
Deep River Prods., the autonomous 4-year-old shingle operated by veteran producer David Friendly and financier Marc Turtletaub, is headed for Paramount.
HOLLYWOOD — It's not often a pair of black-comedian-disguised-in-latex-makeup films premiere in one summer, but between “Big Momma's House” and “The Klumps” that's happening this year. First to hit…
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