"Blockers" Director Kay Cannon Directing Biopic About Improv Legends Del Close and Charna Halpern

"Blockers" Kay Cannon Directing Biopic About Improv Legends Del Close and Charna Halpern

Del Close and Charna Halpern, revered for their hand in honing the talents of comedy luminaries like Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Bill Murray, Tina Fey, Mike Meyers, Amy Poehler, Chris Farley, Jon Favreau, Adam McKay, Stephen Colbert, and Jordan Peele will get the attention they've deserved for helping to create almost 30 years' worth of stars in an upcoming biography […]

The Society: Legion's Rachel Keller, 13 More Join Modern Series Take on Lord of the Flies

Written by Chris Keyser and directed by Marc Webb, the series is adding Rachel Keller (Legion, Fargo), Gideon Adlon (Blockers, Mustang), Jacques Colimon (Duat), Olivia DeJonge (The Visit), Alex Fitzalan (Slenderman), Kristine Froseth (Sierra Burgess Is A Loser, Apostle), Jose Julian (A Better Life, Shameless), Natasha Liu Bordizzo (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny),[...]


Blockers Review: A Teen Coming of Age Film That's Better than the Sum of its Parts

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]With the vast wasteland of horrid comedies out there, I did not go into Blockers expecting much more than some frat-level humor, some piss jokes, and no real script to speak of beyond a checklist of contrived scenes Well I have to admit to being more than pleasantly surprised by the thoughtfulness and sincerity[...]

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Blockers Review: More Heart Than You Would Think, Still Very Raunchy

[rwp-review-ratings id="0"]Blockers would have had a chance to be one of the top grossing films of the year in 2007 That is not a dis, it is actually a compliment Back then, in a time before the MCU and blockbuster franchises ruling screens, R-rated comedy was coming off one of its most successful runs in[...]

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[#SXSW 2018] Blockers Review: A Fresh and Funny Sex Comedy

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Blockers is a wonderfully fun and fresh take on the teen sex comedy from an angle so rarely explored in media.Director: Kay Cannon Summary: Three parents try to stop their daughters from having sex on Prom night.There are moments when a movie just has amazing timing, and Blockers is one of those movies[...]