There’s so much to like about Chef, Jon Favreau’s return to small-scale film making after several years of working on big budget extravaganzas such as Iron Man and Cowboys and Aliens, that it’s hard to know where to start. But at its heart, Chef is a simple, intimate story of rebirth and reconnection between a father and his family, his creativity, and his own sense of self. Like a truly great gourmet dish prepared with heart and imagination, it’s many, many flavors blending together into something remarkable and worth experiencing.
“Neighbors” definitely earns its R rating, and it’s got lots of big laughs. But it also feels like it should’ve been a longer movie, and the cuts made for time take their toll on the film’s story as a whole.
The Other Woman is that rare film that will leave discerning audiences wondering if the filmmakers consciously set out to utilize every previously-used and abused cliché in the genre they could think of in order to crank out a film that was 100% unoriginal and predictable from start to finish.
While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.
The comedy categories in this year’s prime time Emmy Awards are packed with major talent. From Lena Dunham to Bob Newhart, there are major stars vying for the top honors this year. Check out who might take home the Emmy – do you agree?
Jerry O’Connell got a surprise when he saw part of his character’s wardrobe in the new CBS comedy “We Are Men.”
Couples in the Tampa Bay area will enjoy great dining, music, dancing and laughter at these romantic live theatrical events on February 14, 2012. Whether it’s the traditional dinner and a show, or more exotic fare and entertainment, these events will be fun, funky and even downright sentimental.
Looking for a good time this weekend? Don’t know what’s going on? Every week I give you my top picks for a weekend of fun in the Bay Area. Here are my suggestions for a […]