| Aug 7, 2013
When Jason Sudeikis and Ed Helms appear in the same movie there's a significant threat of clean-cut sameness. Mediocre material makes them like two halves of the same comic actor: Ed Jason Helms-Sudeikis.
This is true even when they are playing...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:22 PM
I once was part of a group that went out for a big dinner, then back to a couple's house to watch slides from their vacation. Unfortunately, as soon as they turned the lights out, I fell asleep. It was......
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Any thoughts that a second Percy Jackson and the Olympians film would drag Rick Riordan’s "Greek Godchildren" franchise out of the shadow of Harry Potter are dashed the moment Percy and...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Aug 4, 2013
Thirty years after "National Lampoon's Vacation" premiered in theaters, a genuine family of Griswolds has made a pilgrimage to Disney World in a replica Wagon Queen Family Truckster.
Steve Griswold, his wife, Lisa, and their daughters, Amber and Brooke,...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:40 AM
A massive wildfire is headed toward a Colorado mountain town, and fire managers say the chances of saving it are slim.
The tourist town of South Fork was evacuated Friday morning as the 47-square-mile acre West Fork Fire moved closer. Wildland...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:32 AM
The 1980s have been hot again for a while now (though, as a child of that decade, I never thought that they *stopped* being cool, myself). The latest manifestation of the nostalgia for the 80s is coming up this weekend, April 19-21, on Encore, with an...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:32 PM
When is Christmas Vacation on TV 2012? National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation airs on ABC Family Dec. 12, 13, 20 and 21. While it's got some adult language and content, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation remains one of those annual must-see holiday...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:33 PM
Re. "Woman found dead in Newport faced prostitution charges," (March 17): In reading your article about the dead woman found on the beach, I have to question the professionalism of the Daily Pilot. What does her criminal past have to do with her death?...
| May 31, 2013
| 7:46 AM
I was in 7th grade when "The Breakfast Club" opened in theaters, and I distinctly remember thinking the movie was totally right about everything. I wasn't in high school yet (and that was surely one of movie's allures; a peek in a world I would soon...
| May 7, 2013
| 4:28 PM
A cross-country drive with the kids can be a great family experience.
Or it can be hell.
"When you go on these trips, it's very character-building," Eric Litt said. "So you have to make it as creative as possible and get through it."