| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 11:34 AM
One might think that someone who's part of CBS' highly successful Monday comedy block might prefer to jet off to some luxury resort during the production hiatus.
But for David Spade of "Rules of Engagement," returning this fall for its fifth season,...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 10:22 AM
Adam Sandler leads a force of current comedy all-stars in this tale of several longtime friends reunited by the death of their high-school basketball coach.
Chris Rock, Kevin James, David Spade and Rob Schneider play the other pals, and all the men use...
| Jul 1, 2010
| 6:47 PM
Director James Mangold can make a serious film with extra twists for a grown-up audience. His credits include "Walk the Line," "3:10 to Yuma" and the offbeat thriller "Identity." In "Knight and Day" he adds a touch of Alfred Hitchcock and James Bond to...