The Boss (2016)

The Boss (2016)

Released: April 8, 2016. Directed by: Ben Falcone. Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Bell, Peter Dinklage. Runtime: 1hr, 39 min. R-rated comedienne Melissa McCarthy and hubby-and-director Ben Falcone take a second shot at co-writing a screenplay together with The Boss after their first botched attempt in 2014’s Tammy. The good thing is this is a much [...]

The Heat (2013)

Release Date: June 28, 2013 Director: Paul Feig Stars: Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Marlon Wayans Runtime: 117 min The comedy genre is one of the most popular genres out there, but it's very hit-and-miss. The comedy gem of the year so far is This is the End, but The Heat will produce more than a [...]

March 22-24 Box Office Predictions: ‘The Croods’, ‘Olympus Has Fallen’, ‘Admission’, ‘Spring Breakers’

The new releases   The box office is getting some of its edge back with some solid earnings as of late (if you don't count that Burt Wonderstone bomb). This weekend we're seeing four new releases: the new Tina Fey/Paul Rudd comedy, Admission; the animated prehistoric flick, DreamWorks' The Croods; a terrorist attack action/thriller, Olympus [...]

Identity Thief (2013)

Identity Thief Release Date: February 8, 2013 Director: Seth Gordon Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Jason Bateman, John Cho Runtime: 111 min Tagline: She's having the time of his life As a follow-up to the hilarious Horrible Bosses, Seth Gordon brings us Identity Thief, a film that isn't the gut-buster everyone was expecting, but it is quite [...]

February 15-18 Box Office Predictions: A Good Day to Die Hard, Beautiful Creatures, Escape from Planet Earth, Safe Haven

The new releases The four big releases this weekend are A Good Day to Die Hard, Beautiful Creatures, Escape from Planet Earth and Safe Haven. Films similar to A Good Day to Die Hard often open to an average gross of $27.1 million, and that's stellar for action films. The first Die Hard opened to the sound of $600, [...]

Identity Thief, Side Effects (Box Office Predictions: 2/8 – 2/10/13)

The new releases         The two new movies coming to theaters this weekend is Seth Gordon's Identity Thief, starring Melissa McCarthy as the woman who steals the identity of Sandy Patterson, played by Jason Bateman. He is playing the straight man, and it's a role he plays very well in the comedy [...]