Comedies

Sacha Baron Cohen Set For “Bruno” Movie

By at September 5, 2007 | 8:00 am | 5 Comments

Sacha Baron Cohen Set For “Bruno” Movie

It's official: Sacha Baron Cohen is bringing Bruno, the last of his TV triumvirate, to the big screen for a 2008 release. Variety confirms Bruno, based on Cohen's shallow, amazingly gay fashion reporter from his "Ali G" TV series. If you haven't seen the Bruno character before, you'll recognize the tactics -- Cohen asks uncomfortable questions at an Alabama more...

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MST3K Commentary Lives — RiffTrax Slams Current Movies

By at September 3, 2007 | 8:32 am | 5 Comments

MST3K Commentary Lives — RiffTrax Slams Current Movies

Mystery Science Theater 3000 branded bad B-movies with running commentary far more entertaining than the films themselves. Now, with Mike Nelson's RiffTrax, snappy satires are no longer just for the Plan 9 From Outer Space movies of the world. After creating the MST3K-esque The Film Crew with two other team members -- Bill Corbett and Kevin Murphy -- Nelson's more...

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Adam Sandler’s “You Don’t Mess with the Zohan” In Production

By at August 17, 2007 | 9:59 pm | 4 Comments

Adam Sandler’s “You Don’t Mess with the Zohan” In Production

How's this for a power lineup of comedy writers: Adam Sandler, Judd Apatow, Robert Smigel. The trio has collaborated on the screenplay for You Don't Mess with the Zohan, a new Sandler movie that's been shooting in NYC the past couple weeks -- just as Sandler's latest, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry, eclipses the $100 million mark. Emmanuelle Chriqui more...

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August 16 Box Office Update: Summer 2007

By at August 16, 2007 | 1:11 pm | 0 Comment

August 16 Box Office Update: Summer 2007

QUESTION: The Invasion or Superbad? Considering the buzz for both films (lukewarm and superhot, respectively), which will be the bigger hit? TELL US Go to this week's update This week, The Bourne Ultimatum cracks The Top Ten, after an impressive $32 million in its 2nd weekend. And Transformers is now positioned to overtake Pirates as the 3rd biggest movie of the more...

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