Blended (2014)

Released: May 23, 2014. Directed by: Frank Coraci. Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Wendi McLendon-Covey. Runtime: 117 min. Adam Sandler and co bring us a rom-com that's heavy on the romance, light on the comedy. Six or seven good laughs throughout the feature is no impressive feat, but is okay for Sandler's current streak, considering [...]

Grown Ups 2 (2013)

Release Date: July 12, 2013. Director: Dennis Dugan. Stars: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, David Spade. Runtime: 102 min. The mystery of why Adam Sandler has never previously done a sequel has been solved. "Grown Ups 2" is worst than his average movie, but it's about on par with "Jack and Jill". (That's no compliment if you've seen "J&J".) [...]

Box Office Predictions: 7/12-7/14; Monsters & Robots vs. (Apparently) Funny people vs. the Minions

I say 'apparently funny people' in the title because I'm not sure how funny the guys of 'Grown Ups 2' will be this time around... There are two new releases coming out this weekend, and those are "Pacific Rim" and "Grown Ups 2", the sequel to Adam Sandler's 2010 box office hit. "Pacific Rim" looks [...]

Miss March (2009)

Release Date: March 13, 2009. Directors: Zach Cregger, Trevor Moore. Stars: Zach Cregger, Trevor Moore, Craig Robinson. Runtime: 89 min. I watched this a few months ago, and I still get nightmares from this comedy failure. What is Miss March’s problem? It isn’t very funny at all. Eugene (Zach Cregger) is a young college guy who raises abstinence awareness, [...]

Bucky Larson: Born to be a Star – A film review by Daniel Prinn

  Bucky Larson: Born to be a Star Release Date: September 9, 2011 Director: Tom Brady Stars: Nick Swardson, Christina Ricci, Don Johnson Runtime: 97 min Tagline: There are no small actors. Just small parts. Bucky Larson is an ordinary loser who lives in the Midwest, and after he sees a nude flick, that his parents [...]

Jack and Jill – A film review by Daniel Prinn

Released November 11, 2011. Director: Dennis Dugan. Stars: Adam Sandler, Katie Holmes, Al Pacino. Runtime: 91 min. Tagline: His twin sister is coming for the holidays… and it ain’t pretty. Sandler is back… and it ain’t pretty. Jack (Adam Sandler) lives with his lovely wife (Katie Holmes), their daughter and an adopted Indian son. Soon enough, it’s Thanksgiving and it’s time [...]