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COMING SOON (MAYBE): ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT: THE MOVIE

May 16, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Despite the fact that producer Mitchell Hurwitz has been able to revive Arrested Development as a 15-episode TV series for Netflix, he’s still aiming for a movie version. Today’s (Thursday) Los Angeles Times is reporting that Hurwitz designed the Netflix episodes as the first act of a three-act story that will conclude with Arrested Development: […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: THE CHANGE-UP

August 5, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

Just as you are likely to have to do a lot of digging to find a negative review for Rise of the Planet of the Apes, you’re going to have to do the same to find a positive one for The Change-Up. It’s another one of those movies in which one character gets locked into […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: HORRIBLE BOSSES

July 8, 2011 by · 4 Comments 

If television sitcoms were raunchier, they would be like Seth Gordon’s Horrible Bosses, some critics suggest. “For all of this movie’s aspirations to be out-there,” writes Kyle Smith in the New York Post, “it relies on the staple of the sitcom mentality. Sitcom scripts are hacked together in a few days, and rely on dumb-guy […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: THE SWITCH

August 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Reviews for The Switch are pretty much equally divided between the “bad” and the “not bad,” with a few glowing and a few derisive ones thrown in — also in equal measure. Richard Roeper in the Chicago Sun-Times warns viewers about what he calls “The Head Lice Montage.” Until that appears, he says, they are […]