Ben Falcone
Reviews // 2 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Reviews

Melissa McCarthy Is Terrific, 'The Boss' Not So Much
8 Apr 2016 // 1:00 PM

The comic actress is rapidly becoming the John Candy for a new generation, for all that's good and bad about the comparison.

Melissa McCarthy Leads an All-Star Cast to Its Doom in 'Tammy'
13 Nov 2014 // 9:10 PM

Don't be fooled by the pretty faces: Tammy is as bad as they come, a major flop that fails to show Melissa McCarthy and her cast's true talents.

//Blogs

Is 'Tammy' a Trick, or Just Terrible?
2 Jul 2014 // 3:30 AM

Like being locked in a narrative limbo with no realistic relief in sight, Tammy tries to get away with being bold and brazen

//Mixed media
//Blogs

How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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