Articles tagged sandra bullock

Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy Are ‘The Heat’

The girls are perfect for each other: they get drunk, bond and some more stuff, until they're united as ass-kicking sisters who have badges and guns and each other's backs.

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30 Mar 2010 // 9:59 PM

Bad, Bad Girls

Sexual stereotyping reached a fever pitch this month; call it March Madness.

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LOS ANGELES — Despite her lofty Hollywood status, Sandra Bullock’s ready to take a break from acting. She’s had a very busy year with “

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With ‘The Proposal,’ Sandra Bullock is ready to show she can still do it all

On Friday, Sandra Bullock rematerialized in “The Proposal,” after spending about two years off the movie grid (and a few more than that MIA from

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Summer of Same: June 2009

This month's "original" fare offers a take on a Sid and Marty Krofft classic, more battling seizure robots, and the retaking of '70s subway thriller. Everything old is new again.

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26 Dec 2008 // 4:43 AM

Hollywood, race and the Age of Obama

Gook. Dragon lady. Swamp rats. These are but a few of the cringe-inducing racial epithets spewed by Clint Eastwood’s Walt Kowalski in “Gran Torino,”

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16 Jul 2007 // 10:58 PM

Premonition (2007)

While Premonition is not on the same level as The Sixth Sense, it is nonetheless the first thriller in a while to provoke comparable discussion.

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16 Mar 2007 // 3:00 AM

Premonition (2007)

Sandra Bullock's new thriller takes a tedious turn by suggesting the woman in trouble is "crazy".

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14 Mar 2007 // 3:02 AM

A great script led Sandra Bullock to do thriller

Not so long ago, an actress told the Detroit Free Press that her name was Sandra, and she was a romantic-comicaholic in need of an

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13 Oct 2006 // 12:00 AM

Infamous (2006)

When Truman quite gleefully describes his plan to use 'fictional techniques' to tell his nonfiction story, to shape the Clutter murders as an emblem of cultural malaise, Nelle insists on a knowable distinction between fact and fiction.

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16 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

The Lake House (2006)

Shuffled around amid a series of very pretty split screens and unmoored voiceovers, Alex and Kate must create a relationship out of very contrived air.

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9 Mar 2006 // 1:00 AM

The Thing Called Love: Director’s Cut (1993)

Country music provides a roadmap, guiding the characters away from disillusionment and toward a simpler, more straightforward way of life.

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6 May 2005 // 1:00 AM

Crash (2004)

The lesson seems geared toward those viewers who were surprised by the Rodney King video, that is, people who don't regularly deal with cultural collisions.

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Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)

Gracie, it appears, has learned nothing from her previous 'girl power' outing.

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19 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

Two Weeks Notice (2002)

People keep wanting Sandy Bullock to be sweet and feisty like she was in Speed.

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18 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Murder by Numbers (2002)

'Murder by Numbers' isn't about solving the case; it's about solving Cassie (Sandra Bullock).

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

28 Days (2000)

The pleasure Gwen takes in all this chaos -- not to mention Bullock's signature sunniness -- makes this introductory sequence look like the opening to a broad Farrelly brothers-style comedy.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Miss Congeniality (2000)

Any director who imagines the slender acting talent of Benjamin Bratt (late of TV's 'Law & Order') can sustain the male lead, FBI agent and atavistic prig Eric Matthews (particularly opposite the gloriously charismatic Bullock) requires instant re-immersion in Casting 101.

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Guster + Kishi Bashi Perform at Central Park Summerstage (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Guster's Summerstage performance was a showcase of their infectious and poppy music from the last 24 years.

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