I haven't seen it yet, but the film has faced a couple of challenges--more than your average summer comedy.
First, the title was changed from Neighborhood Watch to The Watch after the shooting death of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer in Florida.
Obviously this is a comedy about su ... More >>
Last year, the Tony awards fawned over Hollywood types, and a lot of died-in-the-wool theater people didn't have much of a chance against them.
Well, this time the nominating committee obviously listened to the criticism about all that and swung the curve back to the real theater stars.
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Not since my last date with a sadomasochist have I been so desperate to leave a show at intermission, only to cheer so loudly at the very end.
Yes, the David Cromer-directed revival of John Guare's 1966 black comedy The House of Blue Leaves is that kind of schizo experience.
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Hey, Broadway lovers, brace yourselves for the serious thesping gifts of:
Robin Williams in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo
Ben Stiller in The House of Blue Leaves
Chris Rock in The Motherf**ker With The Hat
Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara are the comic legends who in the 1960s defined sardonically hilarious husband-and-wife comedy banter, like a more realistic Sonny and Cher.
And they're better at it than ever!
NBCI'll get to the ladies later.
But which goofy male refugee from TV does the suckerfish faces and pants-dropping tricks that make you smile the hardest?
*Steve Carell. He does a mean deadpan and is refreshingly willing to play douches.
*Ben Stiller. I'm guessing his recent venture into r ... More >>
"Thank you, Woody."The makers of the documentary film The Cove, which won an Academy Award, have now released a PSA starring such Hollywood celebrities as Jennifer Aniston, Ben Stiller, Woody Harrelson, and James Gandolfini. In English with Japanese subtitles, the PSA is meant to enlighten pe ... More >>
Maybe you've heard of "snowflake babies" but never really known what they were. They're not really babies -- just frozen embryos about the size of a comma. But because they can be implanted in women and gestated into children, conservative Christians say the frosted 'flakes are people. And they're r ... More >>
Additional, excellent live-blogging here with Allison Benedikt at Sound of the City.
The King of All Oscar Predictors walks among you in Part III. Will this hubris bring us low? Watch and judge!
Oh no, Ben Stiller, you are not. Natalie Portman, good straight woman. Stiller probably thinks he's C ... More >>