July 3, 2014 |
When it comes to demonic possession flicks - and there's no shortage - Deliver Us From Evil is something of an anomaly. An unholy marriage of The Exorcist and Law & Order written and directed by demon-movie specialist Scott Derrickson ( Hellraiser: Inferno , The Exorcism of Emily Rose ), Deliver is an engaging, thoroughly enjoyable - and utterly forgettable - police procedural about a South Bronx detective who discovers that a series of horrific crimes were perpetrated by a dastardly demon brought back from the Iraqi desert by a hapless American soldier.
April 5, 2014 |
Olivia Munn loves news Newsroom 's Olivia Munn , 33, tells Redbook she's a serious news junkie and disdains infotainment (that most exalted genre we know best). Munn says she respects good coverage of showbiz, but can't stand when it's twisted into entertainment. "[A]nd that's what Nancy Grace is," she says. "It's not news. They're taking news and . . . debating it. " Mama Klum knows sexy Model German Heidi Klum has made quite a stir with her sexy Instagram photos - bare for the most part or in various states of sultry undress.
December 3, 2012
Conan (11 p.m., TBS) - Chris Tucker; Sasha Alexander; Punch Brothers. Late Show With David Letterman (11:35 p.m., CBS3) - John Krasinski; Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, and John Paul Jones. The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (11:35 p.m., NBC10) - Gerard Butler; Olivia Munn; the Polyphonic Spree performs. Jimmy Kimmel Live (Midnight, 6ABC) - Howard Stern; Tracy Morgan; Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings. The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson (12:35 a.m., CBS3) - Seth MacFarlane; Miranda Kerr; Richie Sambora.
August 3, 2012 |
The Babymakers is the kind of comedy that makes you appreciate Judd Apatow all the more. This is what happens when emotion and character are sacrificed for jokes, when set pieces are preferred over narrative, when a movie is just a collection of so-so gags. The Babymakers isn't exactly an official Broken Lizard comedy ( Super Troopers , Beerfest ), but it bears the comedy troupe's hallmarks of goofy gratuity and good-natured slapstick. It's directed by the group's Jay Chadrasekhar (he also appears as a former Indian mobster)
April 5, 2012 |
IT MAY NOT BE the biggest entertainment story of the day, but people who care . . . care a lot . HBO's "True Blood" returns June 10. New faces in the bloody mix include "Law & Order: SVU" star Christopher Meloni , Scott Foley , Kelly Overton and "General Hospital" star Carolyn Hennesy . The first episode of HBO's new Aaron Sorkin -penned series "The Newsroom," starring Jeff Daniels , Dev Patel , Jane Fonda...
December 21, 2011 |
It's hard to imagine there's anyone left around the world who doesn't know about Lindsay Lohan's nude pictorial in Playboy: News agencies from China to Russia, from Brazil to Lebanon - even the United Arab Emirates - are following the onetime child star's latest stunt. A lot of people are taking a peek. Playboy founder Hugh Hefner indicates on Twitter that the naked Lindsay issue "is breaking sales records. " Lohan, 25, whose public image has taken more than a few body blows over the last four years - including numerous arrests for drunken driving and even theft, stints in rehab, and two separate jail sentences - must be ecstatic.
November 10, 2011 |
Big changes are afoot for the 84th annual Academy Awards show in February. As in: No host or producer! Host Eddie Murphy withdrew Wednesday. On Tuesday, Brett Ratner , producer (and Eddie's creative partner), resigned under pressure, one day after apologizing for using a gay slur at a screening of his latest film, Tower Heist , which stars Eddie. Brett had also bragged on The Howard Stern Show about intimacies with Olivia Munn . Academy president Tom Sherak was slightly rough in a statement, saying Ratner "did the right thing for the academy and for himself.
September 17, 2011
Family 2011 Street Games Philly USA. Youths can play old-school and Olympic games and receive free health screenings on Saturday at ParkWest Town Center. The free health and fitness expo is designed for ages 8 to 18 and their parents or caregivers. Play old neighborhood games such as hopscotch, 40-yard street dash, and double Dutch. The event's Empowerment Zone will have screenings including optometry and blood pressure and referrals from health- and faith-based organizations.