Movie by movie, here's how to get the most out of this summer without having to cake on sunscreen
Un Plan Parfait (Fly Me To The Moon), the romantic comedy that sold out its Tuesday night French Spotlight screening and earned a repeat showing last night, was the big winner of 2013 Newport Beach Film Festival awards.It won the juried Best Film, Best Actress (Diane Kruger), Best Director (Pascal C ... More >>
The fabled film festival has learned that less is more
'The Incredible Burt Wonderstone' vanishes what the performer is best at
Home is swell, but ff Orange County-raised filmmakers Drake Doremus and Ben York Jones really want to feel the love, they go to Utah--Park City to be more precise and the Sundance Film Festival to be preciser.It was announced Monday that Breathe In, the latest independent film directed by Doremus wi ... More >>
The 'second fiddle' steps out on her own
If everyone's seeing Lorene Scafaria's film, you might want to be left behind
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Directors Glenn Ficarra and John Requa fall short of their own high bar with the sweet but less-than-groundbreaking film
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Jodie Foster allows him to play mad and love it in his new movie
A middle-aged naif goes wild in 'Cedar Rapids'
Trying to stop the auction of your father's foreclosed home is a gut-wrenching experience, and a Weekly reader was kind enough to share his tale of trying to delay the inevitable--by doing a Steve Carrell bit.The scene-by-scene after the jump.
Comedian Jimmy Pardo's Never Not Funny podcast is already a huge hit; on November 26, Friday, they'll be having their annual Pardcast-a-thon with all proceeds going to Smile Train. For 12 hours (beginning at 6 p.m.) the Pardcast-a-thon will have 24 comedians donating their time and their funnies, ... More >>
Mental disability as comedy in 'Dinner for Schmucks'
The childish, funny, 3-D delights of 'Despicable Me'
It's no surprise that Marvel launched an ongoing Black Widow series (the third issue is out this week) on the heels of the character's appearance in Iron Man 2 (played by Scarlett Johansson). What is surprising is how good it is. Marjorie Liu, a novelist with only a few comics under her belt ... More >>
[Summer Guide] Flicks to help you enjoy the great indoors
www.nbc.comOscar Nunez might be best known now as Oscar Martinez from the hit TV show The Office, but he's been around for awhile. With roles in The Proposal, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Reno 911, and co-creating and staring in Halfway Home, the real Oscar proves his acting talents stretch al ... More >>
But not much else
A conservative Catholic in OC who can't get laid? Something else must be wrong with him
Photo by Star ForemanDid Steve Carell blaze the trail for Anthony J. Tarquinto?Aliso Viejo's Anthony J. Tarquinto, who is profiled in today's News section, may have The 40 Year Old Virgin star Steve Carell to thank for making it okay to be a real-life, 40-year-old virgin.
Tina Fey and Steve Carell go lowbrow and chemistry-free
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Trailer is shown for the Get Smart movie, starring Steve Carell. Looks like a big-budget deal. Anne Hathaway is super-hot as Agent 99; Terrence Stamp is Siegfried, leader of KAOS. The Rock is Agent 22, Alan Arkin is the CHief, and it looks like WWE monstrosity Great Khali is in there too. Scenes in ... More >>
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Little Miss Sunshine lights into the American family
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