| Jul 15, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Adam Sandler hasn't had an easy time at the box office these last couple of years. The one-time king of comedy -- between 2002 and 2008 he had at least one $100-million grosser every year -- has struck out a lot more than he’s made contact.
| Jun 7, 2011
| 4:36 PM
If you love movies, nothing is more fun than going to Rotten Tomatoes, the film review aggregation site, and seeing what films have worked and which ones haven't. The data offer endless possibilities for mischief and enlightenment. A couple of years ago I...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 4:48 PM
Suzanne Perez's picks for best and worst movies of 2010:
1. "The Social Network" — A real-life geek inherits the Earth. Aaron Sorkin's quicksilver dialogue and Jesse Eisenberg's acting delivery are superb.
2. "The Kids Are...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 1:02 PM
Comic actor David Spade has listed his Malibu beach home for $13.5 million.
The two-story house features a cylindrical staircase, four fireplaces and beach-facing balconies and decks. Built in 1996, the four-bedroom, 31/2-bathroom home of more than 3,700...
| Dec 11, 2011
Comic actor David Spade has listed his Malibu beach home for $13.5 million. It joins more than three dozen other houses for sale in the coastal city priced at $10 million and up.
The two-story house features a cylindrical staircase, four fireplaces and...
| Jul 7, 2011
A little more than a year ago, the makers of "Zookeeper" took the Kevin James comedy to the AMC Ontario Mills 30 multiplex for a test screening. The talking-animals film had been scheduled to be released in October 2010, but the Sony Pictures brass were...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 7:58 AM
Colin Quinn Long Story Short
Through September 10
Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place
175 E. Chestnut Street
Colin Quinn began his comic career in New York as a regular on the comedy show circuit....
| Nov 22, 2011
China Anne McClain, 13, stars as Chyna Parks in the top-rated Disney comedy series "A.N.T. Farm" about an 11-year-old musical prodigy who attends a high school as part of the prestigious A.N.T. (Advanced Natural Talents) program. She, along with her...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:54 AM
Even with 87.5 years to go, the 21st century may never see a stupider comedy than"That's My Boy."But let's be positive, and express it as a wish for the film-going masses: May this century never see a stupider comedy.
After squishing around in such...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Two A-list stars failed to attract moviegoers to the box office this weekend, as a musical featuring Tom Cruise and a comedy starring Adam Sandler lost out to "Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted."
The animated 3-D picture centering around a band of zoo...
| Sep 2, 2010
It looks like a chick flick and stars chick-flick staple Jennifer Aniston, but the little secret of "The Switch" is that it's actually about men. And not necessarily the Y- chromosome set at its finest. Men who can't be honest with themselves or the...