Variety called "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry" "relentlessly juvenile and awash in stereoptypes" -- and that was one of the nicer reviews.
After a spirited bidding battle, Graham King's GK Films has paid low six figures against seven figures to land screen rights to the story of Jim Keene, a convicted drug dealer who went undercover in…
Year to date, this career-character-thesp-turned-top-comic-actor hasn't had a huge presence in the marketplace. Call Reilly's appearance on this list a function of great odds. Queued up for a Dec. 21…
Fourteen years removed from his last "Look Who's Talking" gig, Travolta returned to laughs in March with Disney's "Wild Hogs," a midlife buddy comedy that surprised cast and crix alike with a $39.7…
"Love in the Time of Cholera" has been given a translation by helmer Mike Newell that's both too literal and too thorough.
After transitioning from U. of Miami linebacker to pro wrestling star to emerging action hero, Johnson successfully moved into the role of family comedy star this year in the Disney hit "The Game…
The latest in Blighty comedy imports, co-scribes Wright and Pegg displayed a knack for parodying Bruckheimer pics with a British accent in "Hot Fuzz," a spring arthouse fave Stateside about a…
The Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone Authority announced plans Monday for a new Gulf Film Festival.
In blogger-turned-screenwriter Cody's mind, "Juno" was always a comedy. It was the idea's heart that caught her by surprise. "Apparently, I was alone in thinking that the idea of an unwanted teenage…
While he first made a name for himself by helming the raunchy National Lampoon-branded pic "Van Wilder" back in 2002, Becker took his career to the next level in 2007 in the family comedy realm…
This was the year multihyphenate Perry proved to the world what black auds already knew: He doesn't need a housedress to pull in the crowds.