| May 13, 2014
| 9:49 AM
Channing Tatum is the latest actor to join the ranks of the X-Men. The "22 Jump Street" star will portray the card-throwing Cajun mutant Gambit in an upcoming movie, producer Lauren Shuler Donner confirmed at the premiere of "X-Men: Days of Future Past"...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:20 PM
A pair of late-breaking, high-profile additions to the Los Angeles Film Festival have been announced: the animated fantasy-adventure "How to Train Your Dragon 2" and the buddy-cop comedy "22 Jump Street."
On June 9, two days before the festival proper...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:00 PM
**** (out of four)
I know. Four stars for "The Lego Movie"?
Believe it. "The Lego Movie" is the funniest, most fun movie in (insert considerable amount of time), and I can't wait to see it again. By the way: It's written and directed by the guys who...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:50 PM
"Ride Along," the latest go at the action-comedy-buddy-cop genre, has the stone-hard cool of Ice Cube and the manic energy of stand-up comic Kevin Hart.
With a sharper script, "Ride" might have reached the bar set in the 1980s by Eddie Murphy in "48...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:30 AM
"I'm straight outta Compton," Queen Latifah cheerfully exclaims in an introductory scene from the action-comedy "22 Jump Street."
Pointing at Ice Cube — who plays her glowering spouse (a police boss whose primary function seems to be ridiculing...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:14 PM
"It's the same case -- do the same thing!"
So barks Ice Cube to Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill in the new expletive-filled red-band trailer for their upcoming buddy-cop comedy "22 Jump Street," which finds the latter two once again starring as goofball...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 3:20 PM
"The Wolf of Wall Street" may feature three hours of nonstop greed and rapacity, but Jonah Hill, who plays swindler Donnie Azoff in the film, doesn't seem to be in danger of following in his character's footsteps. The actor recently revealed that he...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:01 PM
The burgeoning "Lego Movie" franchise has a new master builder: Chris McKay, who served as animation co-director on the first film.
McKay has been hired to direct the 2017 sequel, according to a Deadline Hollywood report, taking the reins from "Lego...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Coming off the enthusiastic reception of the Bennett Miller-directed drama "Foxcatcher" at the Cannes Film Festival last month, Channing Tatum looks to be working toward his own version of a McConaissance.
Like Matthew McConaughey, who made the leap...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill are back on the case in "22 Jump Street," and it's almost exactly the same case: Two bumbling cops go undercover as students (last time it was high school, this time it's college) to bust a drug ring.
In the hands of...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The cops are beating up the dragon.
"22 Jump Street," the sequel to the hit about two inept cops who infiltrate a high school, seems to have scored a triumph in the clash of the sequels in this weekend's box office. The new film got off to a solid...