Ben Stiller


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When the new millennium began, all eyes were on Generation X as the avatars of thefuture. That was 15 years ago. Since then, a new generation, the Millennials,climbed into their twenties, relegating GenXers to yesterday’s news and theonset of m.. more

Apr 3, 2015 6:30 PM I Hate Hollywood

In the third installment of the tired Night at the Museum series, museum prison guard Larry (Ben Stiller) travels to England hoping to fix the disintegrating Egyptian tablet responsible for bringing museum exhibits all over the world to lif... more

Dec 17, 2014 11:50 AM Film Clips

 Ben Stiller must be a fan of Danny Kaye; perhapsthat explains his 2013 remake of Kaye’s 1947 comedy, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty . Older Baby Boomers (and theirparents) will remember when “Walter Mitty” was a famili.. more

Apr 19, 2014 12:56 PM I Hate Hollywood

Comedians and musicians helped Amnesty International reach the masses with its mission to free political prisoners. For its 50th anniversary show, shot live at Radio City Music Hall, Amnesty recruited Coldplay and Mumford & Sons but focused... more

Feb 18, 2014 8:49 PM Home Movies

47 Ronin retells a legend based on real events from early-18th-century Japan; after a benevolent lord is killed by an evil lord who uses witchcraft, 47 of the former’s samurai guards vow to avenge his death. The lord’s beautiful daughter Mi... more

Dec 23, 2013 9:54 PM Film Clips

The Dave Matthews Band responded to the tragic death of saxophonist LeRoi Moore, long a defining part of the group’s sound, with 2009’s Big Whiskey & the GrooGrux King , a stark record that excises any hint of pop gloss from their more

Jul 4, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

David Sirota is the author of the best-selling books"Hostile Takeover" and &quo ,News Features more

Mar 18, 2010 12:00 AM News Features

After a month long reign at the top of the box office charts, The Dark Knight was finally eased off its throne by a new contender. Tropic Thunder took in $26 million this weekend, a paltry sum compared to DarkKnight’s near $472 million purse sinc.. more

Aug 18, 2008 4:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

Are we formed by genetics or environment—“that whole nature versus nurture thing”—as the Alan Alda character in Flirting With Disaster might put it? The Miramax comedy, directed by David O. Russell (ThreeKings), was one of my Top 10 movies the ye.. more

Jun 16, 2008 4:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

Latin-jazz legend Tito Puente passed away in 2000, but his son, Tito Puente Jr., has carr Singularity ,Today in Milwaukee more

Mar 29, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Fu Manchu’s fuzzed-out punk- and stoner-rock hasn’t changed much over the yea We Must Obey ,Today in Milwaukee more

Mar 11, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee