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Tropic Thunder

The McConaissance or "I Wear No Mask"

Timothy Braun | Posted 03.10.2014 | Entertainment
Timothy Braun

In The McConaissance, McConaughey has become not an anti-hero, but an anti-matinee idol.

Movie review: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.22.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Unless they find new ways to recycle their personae, comic actors would seem to have a limited shelf life. It's all about reinvention. Otherwise,...

Mike Ryan

Ben Stiller: 'I Do Movies Where They Get A Good Review, Like, 15 Years Later'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.18.2013 | Entertainment

It's almost as if there are two Ben Stillers. There's the actor who is most known for starring in, well, a lot of movies: "There's Something About Mar...

Ben Stiller Can't Get Enough Of Fake 'Tropic Thunder' Trailers

Entertainment Weekly | Posted 10.10.2011 | Entertainment

As anyone who’s seen Helen Mirren sink her fangs into Billy Crystal’s neck in When Harry Met Sally 2 or Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd share...

The Secret Life Of Ben Stiller

Posted 09.19.2011 | Entertainment

Once Ben Stiller landed one of the most sought after yet beguiling roles in Hollywood, why not direct himself, too? Twitchfilm.com reports that Still...

HuffPost Review: The Trip

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.09.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The pleasures of The Trip are subtle and absurd. The humor is found in the moment by a pair of witty performers who cast a gimlet eye on everything they encounter -- including each other.

Tom Cruise Getting New Film

moviesblog.mtv.com | Posted 06.11.2011 | Entertainment

The 2008 comedy smash "Tropic Thunder" spawned some memorable characters, to say the least. From Robert Downey Jr.'s very method actor Kirk Lazarus to...

HuffPost Review: Your Highness

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.05.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

By the logic of the script for Your Highness, if I want to write an amusing review of the film, all I need to do is type the word "f**k" 500 times. O...

Here Cum the Oscars

Andrea Savage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andrea Savage

Let's examine the facts. Three of the five nominees for Best Actress received oral sex in their films and all received ample publicity for these racy scenes.

HuffPost Review: Lottery Ticket

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The less said about Lottery Ticket, the better. The odds of you laughing at this weak and obvious comedy are about the same as winning the lottery.

How Mel Gibson Can Stop His Downward Spiral, Only Not Really

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

There may be some ways for Gibson to regain some of his past glory. I've listed six career decisions that may stop his downward spiral. Don't count on it.

Movie review: Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The plot concerns an impending war between Zeus and his brother, Poseidon. Zeus' lightning bolt has been stolen and he blames Poseidon's human offspring. If it isn't returned, by thunder ...

Got Milk?

Michael Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Jones

What we see in Milk are straw men erected and blown down, over and over again. Anita Bryant made foolish, how hard is that?

What if Heath Ledger Lost?

Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Abramson

If for some reason any of the other actors win Best-Supporting Actor, they'll be viewed as that A-hole who deprived Heath of the posthumous honor.

Academy to Slumdog Millionaire: Love Your Film, Hate Your Actors

Jason Notte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jason Notte

In keeping with the Academy's tradition of recognizing Indian contributions to the film industry, we pay tribute to Slumdog Millionaire by excluding it from our acting categories.

PC Whiners Aside, Downey Jr. Deserves His Oscar Nod

John Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Ridley

On the heels of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announcing the nominees for their 81st shindig, there were the usual nontroversies over who was named and who was ignored.

Justin Theroux Talks Tropic Thunder and Iron Man 2

Jenna Busch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jenna Busch

In the Marvel universe, it's not really a they/us kind of environment, the way they work. It's just a bunch of guys and girls sitting in a room, trying to come up with what's right for the movie.

DVDs: Wall-E Vs. Panda Death Match!

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

The animation in Kung Fu Panda is slyly amusing, the storyline witty and sweet and -- here's the kicker -- the action set pieces are probably the best I've seen all year.

'Dark Knight' Passes $500M, 'Thunder' Wins Weekend

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Batman's rich alter-ego Bruce Wayne has added half a billion dollars to his riches. "The Dark Knight" on Sunday became the second ...

"Tropic Thunder" Rules Again

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The action comedy "Tropic Thunder" clung to the top spot again at the weekend box office with $16.3 million, while the campus romp...

Why is Ohio Retarded but Connecticut Isn't?

Kim Stagliano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kim Stagliano

As a writer, and the mother of three girls with autism, I choose my words carefully when writing about people with disabilities.

Inside Hollywood Jokes Kill Tropic Thunder

Sergio Mims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sergio Mims

Hollywood is a place so insular and self-centered that it's convinced that everyone else on the planet is as enraptured as they are about themselves and the going-ons behind the scenes.

"Tropic Thunder" Beats "Dark Knight," But Batman Beats Star Wars

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ It took four of Hollywood's biggest stars to take down Batman. The DreamWorks-Paramount comedy "Tropic Thunder" _ with Ben Stiller,...

Robert Downey Jr On "The Dark Knight": "Fuck DC Comics"

Moviehole.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Robert Downey Jr gave a lengthy interview, promoting his hilarious turn in "Tropic Thunder," to moviehole.net. Later in the interview, via a discussio...

Ben Stiller Talks Tom Cruise And Kids On 'The Daily Show': (VIDEO)

Daily Show | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ben Stiller appeared on "The Daily Show" to promote his movie "Tropic Thunder." After Stewart talked about how funny Stiller's movie, each talked abou...