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New Trailer: Overboard – Official Trailer #1

OVERBOARD Synopsis: Leonardo, a selfishly rich playboy, falls off his yacht and wakes up to find himself in the hospital with amnesia. Seeking retribution for all the times Leonardo treated her poorly, one of his employees, Kate, decides to retrieve him from the hospital and convince him he’s her husband. As a single mother to three daughters and struggling to make ends meet, Kate could … Read More New Trailer: Overboard – Official Trailer #1

New Trailer: The Emoji Movie – Official Trailer #1

THE EMOJI MOVIE || This summer, Sony Pictures Animation brings to you what is basically their equivalent of Pixar’s Inside Out. Instead of emotions living inside a little girl, however, the emotions are emojis that live inside a teenager’s cellphone. Hence the title: The Emoji Movie. The “Meh” emoji, who is voiced by T.J. Miller, makes the wrong expression and is banished to the … Read More New Trailer: The Emoji Movie – Official Trailer #1

Quick Review: I Give It A Year (2013)

I GIVE IT A YEAR BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLNOVEMBER 24, 2013 A British romantic comedy meets humor the likes of “The Office,” the phoned-in “I Give It A Year” stars a welcoming cast with nothing to show for it. Rose Byrne, Anna Faris, and Simon Baker lead this strange rigamarole of a comedy, where Nat (Byrne) and Josh (Rafe Spall) fall in love and get … Read More Quick Review: I Give It A Year (2013)

Quick Review: Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2 (2013)

CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2 BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLOCTOBER 19, 2013 Nowhere near as imaginative as the original, “Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2” is entirely uninspired and uses the same old tricks to deliver an average sequel to a highly entertaining and quirky first film. Where the original “Cloudy” took a beloved children’s book and gave it a life all its … Read More Quick Review: Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2 (2013)

Quick Review: Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs (2009)

CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLOCTOBER 19, 2013 Loosely based on the popular children’s book of the same title, “Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs” is wholly hilarious, with off-beat humor that is fresh and a cast of voices that enthralls and entertains every step of the way. Embracing the “follow your dreams” mentality, “Cloudy” sees its protagonist Flint Lockwood (voiced … Read More Quick Review: Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs (2009)

Quick Review: Just Friends (2005)

JUST FRIENDS BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLAUGUST 27, 2013 Ryan Reynolds has a hold on comedy that always embodies the story that surrounds him. Much like his sincerity in the comedy “Waiting,” Reynolds returns with force in the off-beat and over-the-top comedy, “Just Friends.” After losing weight, Chris Brander (Reynolds), a prominent record executive in Los Angeles, returns to his tiny hometown. There, he finds himself … Read More Quick Review: Just Friends (2005)

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Proof Review: The Dictator (2012)

Release Date May 16, 2012 Director Larry Charles Screenplay Sacha Baron Cohen Alec Berg David Mandel Jeff Schaffer Distributed By Paramount Pictures Budget $65 million Comedy Rated R strong crude and sexual content, brief male nudity, language and some violent images 83 minutes The Dictator Sacha Baron Cohen continues to coin his own brand of comedy, yet why wasn’t I laughing? The Dictator takes … Read More Proof Review: The Dictator (2012)