— by ADAM POYNTER — There are probably few books that hold more significance not only in the hearts of its fans but also in subject matter than “The Help.” Written by Kathryn Stockett in 2009, the book has spent more than 100 weeks on best-seller lists and has fans the world [...]
Posts Tagged ‘Mike Vogel’
Who’s Up for Captain America? Better Question: Who Isn’t?
— by CAM SMITH — Yeegads, is this whole “First Avenger: Captain America” casting situation turning into a confusing muddle of titanic proportions, or what? It would probably be easier, at this point, for me to simply name young male actors not rumoured to be donning the[...]
Under Review: ‘She’s Out of My League’
— by JOEL CRARY — The first bit of ball-shaving comedy I remember seeing on film was in “American Wedding,” the third “American Pie” film, back in 2003. The second was in “Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle” a year later, though I can’t quite recall if that was a[...]
Is John Krasinski Captain America?
— by SEAN GERSKI — On Monday, I heard from someone in the industry that John Krasinski (who plays Jim on “The Office”) was a more-than-legit candidate to play Captain America and, admittedly, I had to let the idea sink in. I really like Krasinski. He’s a great-looking g[...]
Trailer Talk: ‘She’s Out of My League’
— by ALLISON HIGGINBOTHAM — Once again it looks like the underdog is getting the girl. It’s a played-out tale, especially in the Judd Apatow era of comedy. “She’s Out of My League” has the nerdy beanpole and the smoking hot blonde that usually make up teen[...]
Behind the Scenes of ‘Across the Hall’
— by CAM SMITH — Gadzooks, this sure has been a big year for debut directors making splashy debuts with expanded full-length adaptations of their earlier shorts. While the most prominent and popular example came in the form of Neill Blomkamp, whose “District 9” — a fleshed-out [...]