Articles tagged bridesmaids

In Praise of Kristen Wiig’s Risky Career Choices

Kristen Wiig’s genius is that she can generate humor and pathos from the same source, her characters’ pain.

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Movie Toilets: Women and the Politics of Defilement

The toilet, and its spirit ally, potty humor, has come to be associated with a kind of strength—both at the box office and in terms of a cultural defiance.

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23 Jun 2011 // 10:30 AM

Swearing by ‘Bridesmaids’ success

LOS ANGELES — Hollywood’s a notoriously cutthroat place, but the all-girl ensemble film “Bridesmaids” has cast a mysterious, uniting spell over women in show biz

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25 May 2011 // 10:00 AM

Bridesmaids and Broom Jumpers

This year's crop of wedding-centric romantic comedies offer up some things old, a few things new, and a lot of things borrowed (but not much blue).

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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