Comedic performances compensate for mediocre plot in “Identity Thief”

Comedic performances compensate for mediocre plot in “Identity Thief”

February 7, 2013
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Judging by the trailer for “Identity Thief,” the new comedy starring Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman, the film looked like it would epitomize the hit-or-miss film. It could either be a disaster starring two otherwise excellent actors, or it could be a surprise hit, reaffirming our trust in McCarthy... Read more »

“[REC] 3” invites viewers to a bloody, hilarious zombie wedding

“[REC] 3” invites viewers to a bloody, hilarious zombie wedding

September 4, 2012
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“[REC] 3: Genesis” is the latest installment of the Spanish zombie horror franchise that inspired the American remake “Quarantine.” The films are spooky, fun and widely regarded as more terrifying than their American counterpart. But unlike the first two installments of the saga, “[REC] 3”... Read more »