Rob Corddry

*** 1/2 If you’ve ever laughed out loud while listening to the portentous, gravelly voiceovers that accompany Hollywood movie trailers, then you’ll delight in Lake Bell’s fresh and funny comic drama. Set in the ridiculous and still strictly male-...
Familiar premise made real by strong performances.
Certain movie story shapes never go away. No matter what the dominant trend is they turn up every season. Some are like unwanted guests and others like old friends. It just depends on the moviegoer’s own appetite. Or maybe their tolerance?...
A gross-out comedy with a smidgeon of intelligence.
Hot Tub Time Machine, a Rabelaisian comedy about second chances, has to work hard to keep the momentum up and the tastefulness depressed, because it does an awfully good job of establishing a middle-aged malaise for its protagonists in the early...
Heart and humour in the countdown to Armageddon.
A giant asteroid is hurtling towards Earth and oblivion for the planet is just three weeks away. That premise sounds grimly depressing but Seeking a Friend for the End of the World is an absorbing, insightful and entertaining film, blending...