Archive for the ‘Comedy’ Category

And So It Goes

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 94 min

Languages: English

Director: Rob Reiner

Tagline: There Are A Million Reasons Not To Like Oren Little. Just Ask Everyone.

 

Cast: Michael Douglas
Diane Keaton
Sterling Jerins
Annie Parisse
Austin Lysy
Michael Terra
Sawyer Tanner Simpkins
Maxwell Simkins
Maurice Jones
Yaya DaCosta
Scott Shepherd
Andy Karl
Frances Sternhagen
Frankie Valli
Luke Robertson

 

Plot: A self-absorbed realtor enlists the help of his neighbor when he’s suddenly left in charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home.

Planes: Fire & Rescue

Friday, July 25th, 2014

All Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 83 min

Languages: English

Director: Roberts Gannaway

Tagline: When others fly out, heroes fly in.

 

Cast: Dane Cook
Ed Harris
Julie Bowen
Curtis Armstrong
John Michael Higgins
Hal Holbrook
Wes Studi
Brad Garrett
Teri Hatcher
Stacy Keach
Cedric the Entertainer
Danny Mann
Barry Corbin
Regina King
Anne Meara

 

Plot: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, a bunch of all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero. Written by Walt Disney

Sex Tape

Friday, July 25th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 94 min

Languages: English

Director: Jake Kasdan

Tagline: Their privates have just gone public.

 

Writers: Kate Angelo (screenplay), Jason Segel (screenplay), 2 credits »

 

Cast: Cameron Diaz
Jason Segel
Rob Corddry
Ellie Kemper
Rob Lowe
Nat Faxon
Nancy Lenehan
Giselle Eisenberg
Harrison Holzer
Sebastian Hedges Thomas
Timothy Brennen
Krisztina Koltai
Randall Park
Joe Stapleton
James Wilcox

 

Plot: When Jay (Jason Segel) and Annie (Cameron Diaz) first got together, their romantic connection was intense – but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide – why not? – to make a video of themselves trying out every position in The Joy of Sex in one marathon three-hour session. It seems like a great idea – until they discover that their most private video is no longer private. With their reputations on the line, they know they’re just one click away from being laid bare to the world… but as their race to reclaim their video leads to a night they’ll never forget, they’ll find that their video will expose even than they bargained for. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

Begin Again

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 104 min

Languages: English

Director: John Carney

Tagline: You’re only as strong as your next move.

 

Cast: James Corden
Keira Knightley
Mark Ruffalo
Hailee Steinfeld
Mos Def
Karen Pittman
Paul Romero
Catherine Keener
Andrew Sellon
Ed Renninger
Eric Burton
Adam Levine
Marco Assante
Mary Catherine Garrison
Jen Jacob

 

Plot: Gretta (Keira Knightley) and her long-time boyfriend Dave (Adam Levine) are college sweethearts and songwriting partners who decamp for New York when he lands a deal with a major label. But the trappings of his new-found fame soon tempt Dave to stray, and a reeling, lovelorn Gretta is left on her own. Her world takes a turn for the better when Dan (Mark Ruffalo), a disgraced record-label exec, stumbles upon her performing on an East Village stage and is immediately captivated by her raw talent. From this chance encounter emerges an enchanting portrait of a mutually transformative collaboration, set to the soundtrack of a summer in New York City. Written by The Weinstein Company

Tammy

Monday, July 7th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 96 min

Languages: English

Director: Ben Falcone

Tagline: She hit the road. The road hit back.

 

Writers: Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone

 

Cast: Melissa McCarthy
Susan Sarandon
Kathy Bates
Allison Janney
Dan Aykroyd
Mark Duplass
Gary Cole
Nat Faxon
Toni Collette
Sandra Oh
Ben Falcone
Sarah Baker
Rich Williams
Steve Little
Dakota Lee

 

Plot: Tammy, who was recently fired from a Topper Jack’s fast food restaurant, returns home only to find her husband enjoying a romantic meal with the neighbor. She quickly packs her necessities, and travels down three houses to her parent’s home. Upon denied use of her mom’s car to drive to Niagara Falls, she quickly resorts to an “ailing” grandmother, who also lives in the home…Only instead of traveling alone, Grandma Pearl wants in on the road trip. After realizing Grandma Pearl has the funds, they hit the road. Pearl soon proves to be quite the alcoholic despite her diabetes, and Tammy quickly turns into the “baby-sitter.” From finding love in a bar to robbing a Topper Jack’s in order to bail Pearl out of jail,the quirky adventure will have you finding yourself riding along for the misadventures of Tammy. Written by Mayor_G

Think Like a Man Too

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 106 min

Languages: English

Director: Tim Story

Tagline:

 

Writers: Keith Merryman (screenplay), David A. Newman (screenplay), 1 credit »

 

Cast: Adam Brody
Michael Ealy
Jerry Ferrara
Meagan Good
Regina Hall
Dennis Haysbert
Taraji P. Henson
Terrence Jenkins
Jenifer Lewis
Romany Malco
Wendi McLendon-Covey
Gary Owen
Gabrielle Union
David Walton
Kevin Hart

 

Plot: In the highly anticipated sequel, which was inspired by Steve Harvey’s best-selling book Act Like a Lady, Think Like A Man, all the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas. But plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that threaten to derail the big event. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

22 Jump Street

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

All Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 112 min

Languages: English

Director: Nicholas Stoller

Tagline: They’re not 21 anymore

 

Writers: Michael Bacall (screenplay), Oren Uziel (screenplay), 5 credits »

 

Cast: Jonah Hill
Channing Tatum
Peter Stormare
Wyatt Russell
Amber Stevens
Jillian Bell
Ice Cube
The Lucas Brothers
Nick Offerman
Jimmy Tatro
Caroline Aaron
Craig Roberts
Marc Evan Jackson
Joe Chrest
Eddie J. Fernandez

 

Plot: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the bohemian art major scene, they begin to question their partnership. Now they don’t have to just crack the case – they have to figure out if they can have a mature relationship. If these two overgrown adolescents can grow from freshmen into real men, college might be the best thing that ever happened to them. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

How to Train Your Dragon 2

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

All Genres:
Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 102 min

Languages: English

Director: Dean DeBlois

Tagline:

 

Writers: Dean DeBlois, Cressida Cowell (“How to Train Your Dragon” book series)

 

Cast: Jay Baruchel
Cate Blanchett
Gerard Butler
Craig Ferguson
America Ferrera
Jonah Hill
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
T.J. Miller
Kristen Wiig
Djimon Hounsou
Kit Harington
Kieron Elliott
Philip McGrade
Andrew Ableson
Gideon Emery

 

Plot: It’s been five years since Hiccup and Toothless successfully united dragons and vikings on the island of Berk. While Astrid, Snotlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races (the island’s new favorite contact sport), the now inseparable pair journey through the skies, charting unmapped territories and exploring new worlds. When one of their adventures leads to the discovery of a secret ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace. Now, Hiccup and Toothless must unite to stand up for what they believe while recognizing that only together do they have the power to change the future of both men and dragons. Written by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

A Million Ways to Die in the West

Friday, June 13th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Western

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 116 min

Languages: English

Director: Seth MacFarlane

Tagline: From the guy who brought you Ted

 

Writers: Seth MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin, 1 credit »

 

Cast: Seth MacFarlane
Charlize Theron
Amanda Seyfried
Liam Neeson
Giovanni Ribisi
Neil Patrick Harris
Sarah Silverman
Christopher Hagen
Wes Studi
Matt Clark
Evan Jones
Aaron McPherson
Rex Linn
Brett Rickaby
Alex Borstein

 

Plot: As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.

Blended

Friday, June 13th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 117 min

Languages: English

Director: Frank Coraci

Tagline:

 

Writers: Ivan Menchell, Clare Sera

 

Cast: Adam Sandler
Drew Barrymore
Kevin Nealon
Terry Crews
Wendi McLendon-Covey
Emma Fuhrmann
Bella Thorne
Braxton Beckham
Alyvia Alyn Lind
Joel McHale
Abdoulaye NGom
Kyle Red Silverstein
Zak Henri
Jessica Lowe
Shaquille O’Neal

 

Plot: After a blind date gone horribly wrong, Jim and Lauren agree they never, ever want to see each other again. Well, that’s all about to change when the two find themselves and their respective families (including children) all stuck together in one suite at an African Safari vacation spot. Written by DeAlan Wilson / ComedyE.com

Neighbors

Friday, June 13th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 97 min

Languages: English

Director: Nicholas Stoller

Tagline: Family vs. frat

 

Writers: Andrew J. Cohen, Brendan O’Brien

 

Cast: Seth Rogen
Rose Byrne
Elise Vargas
Zoey Vargas
Brian Huskey
Ike Barinholtz
Carla Gallo
Zac Efron
Dave Franco
Halston Sage
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Jerrod Carmichael
Craig Roberts
Ali Cobrin
Kira Sternbach

 

Plot: Kelly and Mac are settling down in a quiet neighborhood with their newborn child, until the frat brothers move into the house next door. Teddy is the President, and Pete is his right hand man, and they’re quick to accept friendship when Kelly and Mac introduce themselves as the neighbors. Night after night, Mac asks Teddy to lower the fraternity’s noise, even accepting the invitation to the party one evening. When Teddy goes back on his word to keep the partying down, Mac calls the police to deal with the problem. The police quickly blame Mac for their presence, and the war begins. As the family feuds with the frat brothers, things get hilariously dangerous and the fraternity end ups on thin ice with their college. After receiving their final warning and being placed on probation, Mac and Kelly pull a prank so ingenious that Teddy and Mac are forced to respond. All hell breaks loose, from Robert DeNiro parties to Christopher Mintz-Plasse having sex in the bushes, this comedy shows how… Written by Mayor_G

The Other Woman

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director: Nick Cassavetes

Tagline: He’ll never know what hit him.

 

Cast: Cameron Diaz
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Kate Upton
Leslie Mann
Nicki Minaj
Taylor Kinney
Don Johnson
Alyshia Ochse
Madison McKinley
Deborah Twiss
Dan Bilzerian
Toshiko Onizawa
Nancy De Mayo
Raushanah Simmons
Brenna Gwyn Snowe

 

Plot: After realizing she is not her boyfriend’s primary lover, a woman teams up with his wife and plots mutual revenge.

Dom Hemingway

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Drama

Release Year: 2014

Country: UK

Runtime: 93 min

Languages: English

Director: Richard Shepard

Tagline:

 

Cast: Emilia Clarke
Jude Law
Kerry Condon
Richard E. Grant
Demian Bichir
Larissa Jones
Deborah Rosan
Nathan Stewart-Jarrett
Madalina Diana Ghenea
Emma Lock
Simon DeSilva
Chris Cowlin
Richard Graham
Matthew David McCarthy
Vic Waghorn

 

Plot: After spending 12 years in prison for keeping his mouth shut, notorious safe-cracker Dom Hemingway is back on the streets of London looking to collect what he’s owed.

Rio 2

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

All Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 101 min

Languages: English | Portuguese

Director: Carlos Saldanha

Tagline: She’s exotic, he’s chaotic.

 

Writers: Don Rhymer (story), Carlos Saldanha (story), 1 credit »

 

Cast: Rodrigo Santoro
Anne Hathaway
Leslie Mann
Jesse Eisenberg
Jamie Foxx
Kristin Chenoweth
Jemaine Clement
Amandla Stenberg
John Leguizamo
Jake T. Austin
Andy Garcia
Will i Am
Rita Moreno
Pierce Gagnon
Bruno Mars

 

Plot: It’s a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they’re hurtled Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all: his father-in-law. Written by TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX

Cuban Fury

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: UK

Runtime: 98 min

Languages: English

Director: James Griffiths

Tagline:

 

Cast: Rashida Jones
Wendi McLendon-Covey
Chris O’Dowd
Ian McShane
Nick Frost
Olivia Colman
Alexandra Roach
Kayvan Novak
Larissa Jones
Deborah Rosan
Rory Kinnear
Elia Diaz
Liz Cackowski
Kevin Eldon
Steve Oram

 

Plot: 1987: A 13 year old natural born dancer with fire in his heels and snakes in his hips is working himself up to explode all over the UK Junior Salsa Championships. But then: a freakish bullying incident on the mean streets of London robs him of his confidence, and our young hero finds his life diverted down a very different path. So it is that 22 years later, an adult Bruce Garrett (Nick Frost) finds himself out-of-shape and unloved – trapped in a downward spiral of self-pity, repression and Nando’s take-outs. Only Julia (Rashida Jones), his smart, funny, gorgeous new American boss, gives him reason to live. But she’s untouchable. Out of his league, so he imagines, with her perfect smile and perfect life. Unknown to Bruce however, Julia has issues all of her own. Luckily for him, she also has a secret passion. Then there’s Drew (Chris O’Dowd), his alpha male colleague and horny king-monkey of the office. With Drew making no secret of his desire to get (his words) “all up inside Julia”,… Written by StudioCanal

A Haunted House 2

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Horror

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director: Michael Tiddes

Tagline: It’ll scare the #2 out of you.

 

Writers: Marlon Wayans, Rick Alvarez, 2 credits »

 

Cast: Jaime Pressly
Kirsty Hill
Ashley Rickards
Marlon Wayans
Essence Atkins
Cedric the Entertainer
Dave Sheridan
Gabriel Iglesias
Scott Burn
Affion Crockett
Rick Overton
Iva La’Shawn
Chris Gann
Audrey Petenbrink
Larry Moran

 

Plot: After losing his beloved Kisha in a car accident, Malcolm starts anew, by remarrying Megan, a mother of two. When things begin to get back into their paranormal ways, targeting both the children and the property, things complicate even when his back-to-life Kisha moves into the neighborhood. Written by Anonymous

Fading Gigolo

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 90 min

Languages: English

Director: John Turturro

Tagline:

 

Cast: Sofía Vergara
Sharon Stone
Woody Allen
Jill Scott
Liev Schreiber
John Turturro
Max Casella
Bob Balaban
Vanessa Paradis
Aida Turturro
Eugenia Kuzmina
Michael Badalucco
David Margulies
Katherine Borowitz
Tonya Pinkins

 

Plot: Fioravante decides to become a professional Don Juan as a way of making money to help his cash-strapped friend, Murray. With Murray acting as his “manager”, the duo quickly finds themselves caught up in the crosscurrents of love and money.

The Single Moms Club

Monday, March 17th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 111 min

Languages: English

Director: Tyler Perry

Tagline:

 

Cast: Nia Long
Wendi McLendon-Covey
Amy Smart
Zulay Henao
Cocoa Brown
Ryan Eggold
Tyler Perry
William Levy
Terry Crews
Katherine Shepler
Cassie Brennan
Massai Z. Dorsey
Vanessa Velasco
DeVion Harris
Eddie Cibrian

 

Plot: When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way.

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Monday, March 17th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA | Germany

Runtime: 99 min

Languages: English | French

Director: Wes Anderson

Tagline:

 

Writers: Stefan Zweig (inspired by the works of), Wes Anderson (story), 2 credits »

 

Cast: Ralph Fiennes
F. Murray Abraham
Mathieu Amalric
Adrien Brody
Willem Dafoe
Jeff Goldblum
Harvey Keitel
Jude Law
Bill Murray
Edward Norton
Saoirse Ronan
Jason Schwartzman
Léa Seydoux
Tilda Swinton
Tom Wilkinson

 

Plot: GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune — all against the back-drop of a suddenly and dramatically changing Continent. Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

Mr. Peabody & Sherman

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

All Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 92 min

Languages: Spanish | English

Director: Rob Minkoff

Tagline: Meet Mr. Peabody March 7

 

Writers: Jay Ward (based on the series produced by), Craig Wright (screenplay)

 

Cast: Ty Burrell
Max Charles
Lauri Fraser
Guillaume Aretos
Patrice A. Musick
Ariel Winter
Karan Brar
Joshua Rush
Stephen Tobolowsky
Allison Janney
Dennis Haysbert
Stephen Colbert
Leslie Mann
Zach Callison
Steve Valentine

 

Plot: Mr. Peabody is a business titan, inventor, scientist, gourmand, two-time Olympic medalist and genius…who also happens to be a dog. Using his most ingenious invention, the WABAC machine, Mr. Peabody and his adopted boy Sherman hurtle back in time to experience world-changing events first-hand and interact with some of the greatest characters of all time. But when Sherman breaks the rules of time travel, our two heroes find themselves in a race to repair history and save the future, while Mr. Peabody may face his biggest challenge yet – being a parent. Written by Juan Diaz