Cyrus (Review)
Jun18

Cyrus (Review)

CYRUS (6/18/10; Comedy, Drama) John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill, Marisa Tomei, Catherine Keener, Matt Walsh SCR/DIR: Jay & Mark Duplass MPAA: R for language and some sexual material. 1 hour 31 mins BOX: $7,468,936 John (Reilly) is a loveable loser dragged to a party by his still-friendly ex-wife (Keener). As he gets drunker, he manages to attract the affections of Molly (Tomei) and they begin a tentative relationship. The only problem:...

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Jonah Hex (Review)
Jun18

Jonah Hex (Review)

JONAH HEX (6/18/10; Western, Action) Josh Brolin, John Malkovich, Megan Fox, Michael Fassbender, Will Arnett, Michael Shannon SCR: Neveldine/Taylor; based on the characters created by John Albano DIR: Jimmy Hayward MPAA: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, disturbing images and sexual content. 1 hour 21 mins $10,547,117 Adaptation of DC Comics’ western antihero opus arrived with a creative and financial thud....

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Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (Review)
Jun11

Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (Review)

JOAN RIVERS: A PIECE OF WORK (6/11/10; Documentary, Comedy) Joan Rivers, Phyllis Diller, Annie Duke, Kathy Griffin, Don Rickles, Melissa Rivers, Donald Trump DIR: Ricki Stern, Anne Sundberg MPAA: R for language and sexual humor. 1 hour 25 mins BOX: $2,927,972 Brutally-honest doc literally peels back the layers on the career and life of one of comedy’s most celebrated figures over the course of a year. You know things are gonna...

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A-Team, The (Review)
Jun10

A-Team, The (Review)

A-TEAM, THE (6/10/10; Action) Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Quinton Jackson, Sharlto Copley, Jessica Biel, Patrick Wilson, Brian Bloom SCR: Joe Carnahan, Brian Bloom, Skip Woods; based on the television series created by Stephen J. Canell and Frank Lupo DIR: Joe Carnahan MPAA: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, disturbing images and sexual content. 1 hour 57 mins BOX: $77,222,099 Big-screen version of the...

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Best Worst Movie (Review)
Jun06

Best Worst Movie (Review)

BEST WORST MOVIE (6/04/10; Documentary) SCR/DIR: Michael Stephenson George Hardy, Michael Stephenson, Darren Ewing, Jason Steadman, Jason Wright MPAA: NR 1 hour 33 mins Clearly, the filmmakers, cast and crew who made Goblin (released in 1988 as Troll 2) had no idea they were inadvertently making Hollywood history. To be fair, it wasn’t always the most adored cult movie of all time. For a while, as the movie languished on video store...

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Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Jun04

Get Him to the Greek (2010)

GET HIM TO THE GREEK (6/4/10; Comedy) Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, Elisabeth Moss, Rose Byrne, Sean Combs, Colm Meaney SCR/DIR: Nicholas Stoller MPAA: R for strong sexual content and drug use throughout, and pervasive language. 1 hour 49 mins BOX: $60,974,475 Brand reprises his Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008) role as Aldous Snow, a shallow, narcissistic rock star still smarting over the response to a self-indulgent album called African...

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