Posts tagged "Bridesmaids"

The Golden Globes Happened Last Night...

The Golden Globes Happened Last Night...
And for the first time since I can remember, I didn’t watch them live. And I didn’t much care. You’ve probably heard who won (The Artist, The Descendants, Michelle Williams for a musical/comedy when her movie was neither musical nor very comedic) and who didn’t win (Viola Davis, Brad Pitt, Ricky Gervais’s watered down schtick).... Read more »

Movie Review: Bridesmaids (**)

BRIDESMAIDS.  125 mins.  R.  Directed by Paul Feig.  Written by Annie Mumolo & Kristen Wiig. In all respects, I really should have loved Bridesmaids.  I’m a big fan of female comedians, especially Kristen Wiig.  I never met a Judd Apatow production I didn’t like (okay, maybe that last hour of Funny People kind of tested... Read more »

The Baffling Bloated Praise for 'Bridesmaids'

I feel like I’m in some kind of modern retelling of The Emperor’s New Clothes.  Why am I the only one who sees the truth here, that Bridesmaids is simply not a movie worthy of a 90% Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes? Why are the critics so afraid of saying anything negative at all about this movie?  It feels... Read more »