| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 6:57 AM
Never underestimate the power of a teen idol. Pre-release polling had led many in Hollywood to believe that Adam Sandler's new comedy, "Just Go With It," would easily beat out "Never Say Never," a 3-D Justin Bieber documentary, but the box-office...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 27, 2010
| 4:33 PM
It was a bad weekend for Tom Cruise at the box office, a good one for Adam Sandler, Chris Rock and Kevin James, and another great one for Pixar Animation Studios. "Toy Story 3" topped the box office for the......