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

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

Bridesmaids In a cast of luminaries including co-writer Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Wendi McLendon-Covey, and Ellie Kemper, and one of the funniest films of the last decade, McCarthy somehow manages to stick out as the best and the most memorable She's essentially batting cleanup on a team of all-stars-- like being Babe Ruth on[...]

Female Ghostbusters Film Lands The Heat Writer

With the hiring of Paul Feig (Bridesmaids) to direct the planned third Ghostbusters film came the idea of making it about a whole new team of Ghostbusters and making them all female Now they have added Katie Dippold (Parks And Recreation) to co-write the script with Feig The two worked together before on The Heat.The[...]

Paul Feig's Unused Pitch For Wonder Woman, Plans For New Channing Tatum Comedy

After directing back-to-back Bridesmaids and The Heat, Feig reveals he also unsuccessfully pitched an idea for that Wonder Woman movie that everyone says they want but nobody will actually make.At a press dinner for his latest film, he spilled to IGN on exactly what his Wonder Woman picture would have looked like, and it's classic[...]

The Director Of Bridesmaids Wrote Some Of The Amazing Spider-Man

Paul Feig is now The Director of Bridesmaids pretty much everywhere he goes, which is definitely preferable to Director of Grounded AKA Unaccompanied Minors, Sabrina the Teenage Witch's First Season Science Teacher or Dad at Car Wash from Bad Teacher.But he does have plenty of other winning aliases, from Author of Superstud: Or How I[...]

Universal Going For A Bridesmaids Sequel, Even Without Kristen Wiig

While Kristen Wiig and her co-writer on Bridesmaids, Annie Mummolo, are drawing up plans for new and original films - and bravo to that - the studio are looking for a sequel to their unexpected smash The Hollywood Reporter seem to believe that Wiig may have turned down an "eight figure deal" to take part: With[...]

Sequels Make Bank – The Top Six Films Of The Summer Were All Follow-Ups

Here's a list of the top six money makers at the American box office this Summer:Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 Transformers: Dark of the Moon Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides The Hangover Part 2 Fast Five Cars 2You'll also notice that the second-parters come relatively low on the list, and it was the film following[...]

Red Band Trailer For Bridesmaids Plays Dirty

Just like I promised, here's a Red Band trailer for Bridesmaids Probably not safe for your work place, just fine at mine I can keep you posted on job openings, if you'd like.Now you've seen it, be warned that not everything in this trailer is actually in the film.* Seeing as this is a trailer[...]

These Six Character Posters For Bridesmaids Play The Spice Girls Card

dishonourable one? A getting married one? Okay, they aren't just a set of adjectives, like Ginger, Sporty, Posh et al, but these character posters for Bridesmaids are tapping into something a touch Spice Girls-y or Bratz-y Or Seven Dwarfs-y.It appears to be the same trick that made packs of women flock to the Sex and[...]

UK Trailer For Bridesmaids Keeps Me Convinced

Premiered today, here's the new, UK-edit of the trailer for Paul Feig's Bridesmaids, with Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph and a good fistful of other funny women.For this new trailer, expect more of the same, but that's okay when "the same" is "the funny", plus a new look at Jon Hamm being appropriately unlikeable.Yeah, Hamm is[...]

Second Trailer For Bridesmaids Is Enticing Stuff

I'd like to see Bridesmaids now, please, especially if it's as funny as everybody who saw the nearly-finished version at SXSW and littered my Twitter feed with Yay and Hooray say it is.Kristen Wiig is always good value for your Fandango Bucks.[youtube][/youtube]This trailer was premiered on Bing Trailers[...]