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Pretty Woman

In Defense Of 'Pretty Woman'

Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.20.2014 | Entertainment
Matthew Jacobs

"Pretty Woman" was recently omitted from a list of the greatest modern romantic comedies. Why has the Julia Roberts vehicle come under such fire?

Popcorn Preview: August: Osage County

Leslie Sisman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

August: Osage County (2013) Cast includes: Meryl Streep (The Devil Wears Prada), Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman), Chris Cooper (American Beauty), Ewan Mc...

Miley Cyrus: A Blurred Red Line for Culture

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 11.10.2013 | Celebrity
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

I've been tracking the reactions to Miley Cyrus's performance - some might use the term spectacle - at the MTV VMA Awards. Speaking of terms, the Oxf...

If These Classic Movies Were Made Today

Melissa Sher | Posted 10.09.2013 | Women
Melissa Sher

Sixteen Candles: Jake wishes Samantha a happy birthday on her Facebook page. He does not get her a cake.

Movie Characters Who Should Meet

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.02.2013 | Entertainment

Superman and Batman are meeting, so why can't the rest of our favorite movie characters? It's not only superheroes who are capable of joining forces, ...

'90s Movies That Will Make You Feel Like It's 1993

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment

This weekend will find Aubrey Plaza, Bill Hader and Andy Samberg flashing back to 1993 in "The To Do List." Naturally, we've decided to do the same. B...

Why Is Miley Cyrus Dressed Like A Silver-Screen Hooker?

Posted 06.29.2013 | Celebrity

Either Miley Cyrus can't stop, or she's just having too much of a good time to take a breather. Either way, we think she might have gone a tad too far...

Thank Al Pacino for Pretty Woman

Gary W. Goldstein | Posted 07.22.2013 | Entertainment
Gary W. Goldstein

Hollywood isn't just a town that requires rhino-thick skin, it's a town that tests your faith in your game plan and in yourself.

Thank Steve Jobs for Pretty Woman

Gary W. Goldstein | Posted 07.14.2013 | Entertainment
Gary W. Goldstein

It was 1983 and my first film as a producer just lost $80,000 on its opening weekend after roughly zero tickets were sold. I had thrown away my legal career and had no idea how I'd make my way in the film business, but luckily I had my first-ever computer from Apple.

Nonprofit Leadership: 5 Tips I Learned from 5 Nonprofits

Shar McBee | Posted 06.29.2013 | Impact
Shar McBee

Small ways of reorganizing our thinking can make an enormous difference. The more organized our thoughts are, the more confident we will feel and the more competent we will be perceived to be.

What To Watch This New Year's Eve

Posted 12.31.2012 | TV

As 2012 comes to a close, viewers will have a lot of New Year's Eve TV programming to pick from. There's something for everyone tonight, whether you'r...

Julia Roberts Wears Thigh-High Boots So Well

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 11.21.2012 | Style

...for real.

Julia Roberts Will Always Be A 'Pretty Woman' To Us

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.29.2012 | Style

Pretty woman, walking down the street...

Back Off, Stay-at-Home Dads

Amy Wruble | Posted 12.25.2012 | Parents
Amy Wruble

Sometimes when I see stay-at-home dads being all competent and relaxed, hoisting their toddlers with one hand while making realistic elephant sounds, I feel a little threatened.

Won't Someone Cast Richard Gere In A Sci-Fi Movie?

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 09.13.2012 | Entertainment

Somebody, please cast Richard Gere in a science-fiction movie! Sure, it's hardly the first genre that comes to mind when you think of the suave, intel...

Fifty Shades of Oy

Jodi Lampert | Posted 09.02.2012 | Books
Jodi Lampert

Oh, ladies, and fellas. This IS porn. Of the worst kind! For girls, the fantasy is... the guy calls me back! Flies across the country to see me. Makes me meet his parents. Oh, yeah, did I say... he calls me back! That's hot.

The Grand Marshall of Fun

Tom Alderman | Posted 08.18.2012 | Books
Tom Alderman

If you're in the entertainment business, the name Garry Marshall means success and longevity. When you read, or much better listen to, Marshall's book, My Happy Days in Hollywood - A Memoir, you will come away with a fine appreciation of how to achieve lasting success in any business.

Miss USA Contestant Honors 'Pretty Woman'

Posted 06.04.2012 | TV

What movie comes to mind when thinking of films that portray women in a positive way? Would it perhaps be "Pretty Woman"? That was the unexpected answ...

Fifty Shades of Frustration: My Grievances With E.L. James' Provocative New Novel

Natalie Thomas | Posted 07.30.2012 | Books
Natalie Thomas

What Sex and the City did for women's sexuality, Fifty Shades takes to another level. Christian Grey might even make Samantha Jones blush.

Nicki Gostin

Garry Marshall's Wish For Lindsay Lohan | Nicki Gostin | Posted 05.03.2012 | Celebrity

Garry Marshall’s resume reads like a pop-culture cheat sheet for the past 50 years. He got his start penning scripts for sitcoms starring Lucille Ba...

Are Harry And Sally Still Married?

Jane L. Rosen | Posted 06.25.2012 | Divorce
Jane L. Rosen

Perhaps that pair that we yearn to emulate are not even together by the time their movie is available on Netflix.

Julia Roberts Is Mean

Mike Ryan | Posted 05.29.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

When I was 15, while on a date - my first date ever, actually -- I was kicked out of a movie theater. My crime (at least it was a "crime" by movie the...

Richard Gere's Harsh Words For 'Pretty Woman'

Posted 05.19.2012 | Entertainment

Most girls swoon at the mere mention of "Pretty Woman," the 1991 romantic comedy starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere. However, there is one person...

Ultimate Movie Date Mashup

Posted 04.15.2012 | Entertainment

Happy Valentine's Day, everyone! To celebrate this flower-and-chocolate fueled holiday of love and appreciation, your friends at Moviefone have put to...

Weekend Film: My Piece of the Pie

Michael Vazquez | Posted 02.08.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

My Piece of The Pie should rightly enjoy a very wide audience, and is certainly a great foreign film for those who want to see how some of the 99% in Europe live.