Morning Glory

Morning Glory, like its protagonist, is so lovably corny that you can’t help but root for it.  Rachel McAdams plays the obligatory career obsessed yet socially awkward rom-com lead, but does it with so much spunk and vigor that you completely forget she’s a cliche. When McAdams gets canned from her job at Good Morning … Continue reading

Review: The Switch

Consistently funny but far from versatile, Jennifer Aniston may have met her male acting equivalent in fellow former sit-com star Jason Bateman.  But while Aniston’s name may sit atop the movie poster for The Switch, make no mistake… this is Bateman’s movie. It seems artificial insemination is “in” this year, and semen jokes are surely … Continue reading

Stinkers: The Big Chill

The Big Chill (Lawrence Kasdan, 1983) With Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Kevin Kline, Jeff Goldblum and William Hurt. The Big Chill was nominated for three Oscars in 1983 and (as you can see) it sports a very impressive ensemble cast.  The movie revolves around a group of college friends that have become out of touch, … Continue reading