| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Newly launched production-financing banner Compadre Entertainment is teaming with Voltage Pictures to co-finance coming-of-age comedy "Good Kids," starring Nicholas Braun and Zoey Deutch.
Voltage is producing alongside Depth of Field. The film wrapped...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The 2014 winter-spring movie preview is a broad overview of films opening through late April. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Movie previews: A listing in the...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The raunchy yet sweet bromantic comedy "Date and Switch" could be retitled "American Pie 2.0." That's because the desperate teen buds here form a pact to lose their virginity, but the switch is that one of the guys is gay.
How screenwriter Alan Yang and...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 10:00 PM
**1/2 (out of four)
Girly-girl Nova (Aimee Teegarden) is the overachieving class president on her way to Georgetown in the fall. Manly, unshaven Jesse (Andrew Keegan-esque Thomas McDonell) is an underachieving rebel with long hair and nothing ahead of...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:45 AM
It's Lolla time, y'all! I've been invited to hang out and play in the 2012 Lollapalooza Celebrity Kickball game. This year’s game will be held in front of the South Stage at Lollapalooza in Grant Park. This year we will be fighting over a trophy...
| Apr 27, 2011
Disney’s “Prom” is to real high school what “High School Musical” was to “West Side Story” – all fluff, no edge. That in itself is no sin, as even this “Disney Version” of high school –...
| Nov 30, 2010
There's a hockey comedy in the “Slap Shot” vein in the works, and it will be titled “Goon” and stars Jay Baruchel and Seann William Scott. Scott's the guy Kevin Smith wanted for his hockey fight comedy “Hit Somebody.”...