| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:45 AM
The worst thing about “Afternoon Delight,” Jill Soloway's feature directorial debut, is its title: Does anyone want, or need, to be reminded of the Starland Vocal Band's one-shot 1976 hit?
Once you get past that easily surmountable bump,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Jill Soloway bought longtime friend and fellow Chicagoan Jane Lynch a lap dance when they were in Las Vegas years ago for Jill's mom's wedding.
Lynch, now a star on the Fox show "Glee," deemed the experience "very embarrassing" but said she loved...
| 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 6, 2013
| 12:30 AM
| Jul 12, 2013
It took the cringe-humor masterpiece of HBO's long-running "Curb Your Enthusiasm" to finally give Chicago-style improv a measure of TV legitimacy. The easygoing yin to Larry David's irascible yang, Second City alum Jeff Garlin carries that same approach...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Whenever I find myself in a bleak mood, a quick glance at the Ron Swanson Pyramid of Greatness usually does the trick. A near-perfect melding of minds between the "Parks and Recreation" writing staff and actor Nick Offerman, this visual guide on how to...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 2:30 PM
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:43 PM
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Jennifer Aniston is joining Owen Wilson in Peter Bogdanovich's comedy "She's Funny That Way," Red Granite Pictures announced in Berlin.
She will play a therapist with a mother in rehab for alcoholism in the Wes Anderson and...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:32 PM
By Matthew Grimm Kathryn Hahn popped up on Episode 4 of The Newsroom, playing a rambunctious, randy, pistol-packing date of curmudgeonly hero Will McAvoy (Jeff Daniels). McAvoy, you’ll recall, is a conservative TV anchorman who, in midlife pique,...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 4:32 PM
How do you know it's a premiere? If Reese Witherspoon, Owen Wilson, Paul Rudd and Jack Nicholson are all strolling through Westwood at the same time, it's a pretty safe bet that klieg lights are part of the picture. The......
| Dec 15, 2010
| 4:37 PM
Too cute, too star-studded and entirely too long, “How Do You Know” is a jocks' romance that offers more proof that James L. Brooks has lost his fastball.Â The director of “Broadcast News” and “Terms of Endearment”...