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Monkey Business (Part 2: June)
1 May 2007 // 4:59 PM
Apparently, as the sun's strongest rays finally settle over the movie going public, sequels are the remedy to cool down an overheated demographic. This month alone holds five examples of such redux refreshment. The rest of the choices are a variety pack of genres, ideas and possibilities.
'Graham Parker & The Rumour: This is Live' Gains Momentum, But Does Not Sustain
27 Aug 2013 // 9:10 PM
Graham Parker reunited with the Rumour and played their first live show together in 31 years for Judd Apatow's This is 40. The band is heavy on the skill, but not quite as heavy on the passion for their classic songs.
'This Is 40' Is a Strangely Tragic Comedy
17 Apr 2013 // 5:10 PM
Too harsh of a critique would be misleading and undeserved, as despite all its faults, This Is 40 is still genuinely entertaining and at times acutely insightful.
The 20 Most Anticipated Films of 2015
20 Jan 2015 // 3:00 AM
Over the next 12 months, we will be bombarded with all manner of proposed cinematic spectacle. Here are the 20 films we are most looking forward to.
Once You Go Geek...: She's Out of My League
20 Jun 2010 // 8:20 PM
When it comes to comedy's current cyclical nature, the dork is the new dreamboat, while the good looking loser is the lynchpin for every possible punchline.
R Marks the Spot at SXSW Film Festival
12 Mar 2015 // 5:45 AM
SXSW has staked out its own distinct territory by spotlighting commercial comedies that are vital to the movie business but rarely show up at festivals such as Sundance, Toronto or Cannes.
Judd Apatow looks at the dark side of success in 'Funny People'
30 Jul 2009 // 1:49 AM
As the actor said on his deathbed, "Dying is easy, comedy is hard." Judd Apatow's "Funny People" tackles laughter and loss simultaneously, with Adam Sandler