The 40 Best Films of 2011 | 22 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM
2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.
The Best Female Film Performances of 2011 | 16 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM
It was a monumental year for women in film as our selections for 2011's best female performances indicate... over and over and over again.
In Praise of Kristen Wiig's Risky Career Choices | 10 Aug 2015 // 8:30 PM
Kristen Wiig’s genius is that she can generate humor and pathos from the same source, her characters’ pain.
'Bridesmaids' Is the Perfect Marriage Between a Chick Flick and a Gross Out Buddy Comedy | 20 Sep 2011 // 4:00 PM
Bridesmaids is a particularly satisfying, and long overdue, reminder that comedies headlined by women can be smart, funny and commercially viable.
'Bridesmaids' Has a Mature Streak | 12 May 2011 // 10:23 PM
Once the wedding preparations begin, Annie finds herself in a kind of freefall, her loss of self-control at once agonizing, touching, and surprising.
Melissa McCarthy: No Longer "Always a Bridesmaid" | 8 Feb 2012 // 4:00 AM
Though this was clearly a defining year for the actress, here are five other interesting things to know about the Oscar nominee's career in the entertainment industry.
Cream of the Crap: The Best/Worst Movies of Summer 2011 | 29 Aug 2011 // 1:00 AM
Five Good and Five Bad Examples of the Annual Box Office Money Grab.
Swearing by 'Bridesmaids' success | 23 Jun 2011 // 4:30 AM
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 who
It's no laugh for female directors | 24 May 2011 // 3:30 AM
In corporate America, it's no longer a surprise to see a woman running a giant company like EBay or Hewlett-Packard. But in Hollywood, where actresses