| Nov 11, 2009
| 1:40 AM
Katherine Heigl's latest bid for success beyond "Grey's Anatomy" casts her as a television-show producer who has much more success professionally than she does romantically.
She decides to seek advice from one of her program's correspondents ( Gerard...
| Dec 17, 2009
Pure, communal silence can be a wonderful thing, and if you haven't experienced any lately, I commend you to see the first available screening of the new romantic comedy "Did You Hear About the Morgans?" Each of its theoretical punch lines is preceded...
| Jul 24, 2009
For an actress trying to escape her Grey's Anatomy rut and carve out a movie career, Katherine Heigl has been awfully quick to dive into another rut, this one on the big screen. Just three romantic comedies into her leading-lady status she's displayed a...
| Aug 2, 2009
"Funny People" generated the box office equivalent of a light chuckle, opening to a studio-estimated $23.4 million on its opening weekend.
That's below what tracking had indicated and what some of the biggest summer comedies starring Adam Sandler ("You...
| May 7, 2008
Who says you have to suffer for your art? The unofficial Karen Lutz/Kirsten Smith manual states that nothing makes writing fun faster than a partner, a pool and a couple "bottles of Woo!"
Lutz and Smith ("10 Things I Hate About You," "Legally Blonde,"...
| Jan 8, 2010
We're told by the "Leap Year" production notes that writers Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont are "well-known as Hollywood 'script doctors.' " Yikes. Is there a doctor for the doctors in the house?
Mid-January and already there's another romantic comedy...