Danny Devito

The best scenes from Taylor Hackford’s new movie, The Comedian, have the smart, punchy pace and content of a classic Hollywood screwball comedy: Robert De Niro’s comedy club scenes have a fresh sparkle that suggests improv and show him in a... more

Jan 31, 2017 4:59 PM Film Reviews

The girl (Carla Gugino) who walks into the first of many nightspots in the chatty, episodic, tartly amusing indie comedy <em>A Girl Walks Into a Bar </em>says she's a professional killer. Her client (Zachary Quinto), surprised that she's a woman, .. more

Aug 29, 2012 12:23 PM I Hate Hollywood

By now, several generations of children have been entertained and inspired by the whimsically subversive storybooks... more

Feb 28, 2012 12:00 AM Film Reviews

I estimated it would be easy enough to put together aHallow'een-themed wine column. I figured there would be any number of selectionseasily lending themselves to the cause. A quick trip down the beer aisle wouldkeep me in business for weeks... more

Oct 19, 2009 12:00 AM Eat/Drink