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9 Times Melissa McCarthy Was Everything (Including "The Kitchen")

9 Times Melissa McCarthy Was Everything (Including "The Kitchen")

Melissa McCarthy is one of the most versatile and talented actors working today. Comedy, drama, action, sweet, spicy, salty, dirty, or squeaky clean, she can play anything. So with her anchoring the crime drama The Kitchen coming out this weekend, it seems like the proper time to highlight some of her best work. Let's start […]

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Bill Murray Talks 'Ghostbusters' Relationships, Jason Reitman's 'Ghostbusters 3'

It wasn't long ago when Bill Murray scoffed at doing another Ghostbusters, but he's raring to go again with the upcoming Jason Reitman Sony film. While Murray is at the Cannes Film Festival promoting the upcoming Jim Jarmusch zombie gorefest The Dead Don't Die, Indiewire asked him about how he felt about the Ghostbusters franchise. […]

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Melissa McCarthy, Octavia Spencer May Gain Superpowers in Netflix's 'Thunder Force'

Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer are in talks to star in the Netflix film, Thunder Force, where they could play two women who gain superpowers with presumably hilarious results. Thunder Force will be written, produced and directed by McCarthy's husband, Ben Falcone. Joining him on producing are Marc Platt and McCarthy. No details of the […]

Melissa McCarthy Wants to See Jason Reitman's 'Ghostbusters 3'

Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy has finally commented on the upcoming reboot Ghostbusters 3 film from Sony and writer/director Jason Reitman. This reboot will reportedly NOT include any of the ladies from the 2016 female-fronted Ghostbusters film which McCarthy starred in along with Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon. McCarthy, who was nominated in the leading actress category at last night's 91st […]

[Review] 'The Happytime Murders' Had So Much Potential

We had such high hopes for Brian Henson's The Happytime Murders. While it wasn't horrible (although current critical reception would paint it that way), there will be a certain type of audience who just won't like it. The film is sort of to puppets what Team America: World Police was to marionettes — not your average children's fare. […]

Life of the Party Review: Saved by a Heartfelt Melissa McCarthy

For full disclosure, I have never liked Melissa McCarthy's performances. In nearly every instance writers and directors have her doing lower-tier comedy and using her as the klutz with two left feet or as less than the very intelligent woman that she is. Even before the screening of Life of the Party had begin I […]

Melissa McCarthy Joins Tiffany Haddish in 'The Kitchen'

No, it's not a star-studded reboot of the cooking show on the Food Network, though, to be fair, we would totally watch these two beat Bobby Flay. Rather, The Kitchen is the upcoming New Line Cinema adaptation of the Vertigo comic book by Ollie Masters, Ming Doyle, and Jordie Bellaire. Previously, Tiffany Haddish was cast in […]

Saturday Night Live Adds 3 Featured Players, 7 Writers For Season 43

In its 42-season run, NBC's Saturday Night Live has seen a number of cast and creative turnovers: some were huge successes (the addition of Will Ferrell, Jimmy Fallon, and Tina Fey in the mid-'90s); while others, not so much (think early '80s SNL minus Eddie Murphy). The cycle continues with Season 43, as the show […]

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Saturday Night Live: Lorne Michaels Talks SNL In The Age Of Trump

Coming off of an incredibly successful Emmy night that saw the show walk away with four awards (on top of the two additional Emmys the show picked up at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards last weekend), Lorne Michaels took some time to discuss the incredible success that NBC's legendary sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live […]

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Sean Spicer To Appear On Jimmy Kimmel Live Next Week

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer has chosen Jimmy Kimmel Live to be his first public interview since resigning in July. It seems like so long ago now. We'd turn on our televisions and see Spicer twisting in the wind trying to explain some early morning tweet from Donald Trump. He toed the party line […]

'Molly's Game' And 'The Happytime Murders' Get Release Dates

STXfilms announced release dates for two their production according to Variety and one of them has been in development hell for years. Aaron Sorkin, best known for his contributions to television you have watched before, made his drectorial debut at the Cannes Film Festival this year with a movie called Molly's Game. It stars Jessica […]

New Ghostbusters May Be Banned In China

The new Ghosbusters may not be seen by Chinese audiences any time soon. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film has been banned because of a long-standing prohibition on films that "promote cults or superstition" which dates back to the early days of Communist rule. But a source also tells them the film may have […]

The Ghostbusters Roll Out And Kick Butt In 2 Clips

We've got two clips for the upcoming Ghostbuster movie that stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth. The first clip is called "Let's Go" and features the team getting their first call and rolling out Ecto-1 for the first time. The second is called "Super Battle" but I think I […]

The Gadgets Of The Ghostbusters

When I was a kid, I wanted a Proton-Pack from Ghostbusters. They looked awesome and were a huge part of the movie. With the release of the new Ghostbusters coming up, the film has had to up their game when it comes to gadgets and from the look of the featurette below, they have. Proton […]

Bill Murray Gives His Thoughts On The New Ghostbusters

The new Ghostbusters film is in theaters now and the cast, including original Ghostbusters Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson and Bill Murray, joined Jimmy Kimmel last night to talk about the new movie. During the interview, Murray told the host that the reason he signed on for this film when he had passed on other versions […]

Melissa McCarthy Admits Ghostbusters Trailer Is Confusing

The trailer for the upcoming Ghostbusters remake has a dubious pedigree: it is the most disliked YouTube video ever. But star Melissa McCarthy admits the trailer creates a misconception for the film. During an appearance on the the The Johnjay & Rich Show (via The Hollywood Reporter), she said "I know it's weird that they […]

Ghostbusters Teaser Trailer Asks Who You Gonna Call?

While not a full taste of Paul Feig's new Ghostbusters film, this announcement teaser for the film at least offers brief flashes of the upcoming reboot. [youtube][/youtube] The tone of the teaser suggests a more serious summer flick, but the original film also straddled the line between humor and effects blockbuster. The new film stars […]