Universal’s animated comedy is Pixar-lite.
It may seem churlish to question the motives behind the 3D animated movie which was one of the biggest hits of the US summer, raking in more than $US240 million. Yet it’s hard not to feel being manipulated as Despicable Me tries to push all the...
A tender take on the bromance phenomenon.
Though the trailer promises a barrage of scatological humour and sexual/fecal cross-referencing, the most shocking thing about John Hamburg’s I Love You, Man is that its not that shocking at all. Hollywood is in love with the crude-yet-cuddly com...
Diaz schools co-stars in comic misfire.
In Bad Teacher, Cameron Diaz has an air of unconcerned defiance that’s matched with long, woozy limbs that can’t quite support her or her ambitions. As junior high school teacher Elizabeth Halsey, her rarely appreciated comic traits are revealed...
Forgetting Sarah Marshall is the latest film from 'The Juddernaut’, which is what I like to call producer Judd Apatow’s cinematic onslaught. Like Apatow’s hits Knocked Up and The 40-Year-Old Virgin, this is a raunchy romantic comedy centred on a...
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