Tag: nicholas stoller

Quick Review: Neighbors (2014)

NEIGHBORS BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLSEPTEMBER 23, 2014 Unlike Adam Sandler, who, as he has gotten older, has gone from raunchy comedies to watered-down family comedies, Seth Rogen continues to take steps deeper and deeper into the world of dirty comedies. As Mac, who is a loving husband to Kelly (Rose Byrne) and caring father to their baby, Rogen pulls off this nice balance between a … Read More Quick Review: Neighbors (2014)

New Trailer: The Five-Year Engagement – Official Red Band Trailer

THE FIVE-YEAR ENGAGEMENT / All the right pieces are in place. Nicholas Stoller, director of Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Get Him To The Greek, delivers his first real romantic comedy. Jason Segal returns to work with Stoller, taking on somewhat of a more mature role than we are used to from him. The gorgeous Emily Blunt does what she does best, looking the part … Read More New Trailer: The Five-Year Engagement – Official Red Band Trailer

Quick Review: The Muppets (2011)

THE MUPPETS BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLDECEMBER 8, 2011 Charming and nostalgic, Jason Segel’s “The Muppets” brings all the old characters and gags back to life, blending them nicely with a new story and plenty of unique personalities. The film reaches new levels of inspiration. All the old Muppets are getting back together for one last show to save the Muppets Studio from the evil oil-hungry … Read More Quick Review: The Muppets (2011)

Movie Review: Get Him To The Greek (2010)

GET HIM TO THE GREEK BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLJULY 5, 2010 Russell Brand is truly a rock star. Plain and simple. If Russell Brand crossed over to the music industry, I would buy his music. (1) I am already going to buy this soundtrack and (2) especially if Jason Segel still writes the music. The reason “Get Him to the Greek” works so well is … Read More Movie Review: Get Him To The Greek (2010)