Posts Tagged ‘Zach Galifianakis’

MW on Movies: Due Date, Megamind and Fair Game

Friday, November 5th, 2010

Due Date (Two and a Half Stars)

U. S.; Todd Phillips, 2010

An odd-couple road trip comedy about a wired-tight middle class architect (Robert Downey, Jr.) and an effete but slobby Hollywood-bound wanna be actor (Zach Galifianakis), thrown together on an impromptu cross-country drive from Atlanta to L.A., Due Date isn’t up to the best of its most obvious antecedents, Midnight Run and Planes, Trains and Automobiles — even if it compares favorably enough to Phillips‘ own 2000 comedy crash-out Road Trip.

MCN Enter to Win: Due Date

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

The Rules Contest Rules: Drawing December 9, 2010 from entries received no later
5:00 p.m. on December 7, 2010 You may enter once per day. One prize per person.

TIFF Review: It’s Kind of a Funny Story

Friday, October 8th, 2010

I had mixed feelings about It’s Kind of a Funny Story, directed by Half Nelson and Sugar directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. They were so mixed, in fact, that I ended up doing something I’ve never done at a fest before — I saw the film twice, once at a P&I screening and once at its public premiere.

Due Date: Trailer II

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Due Date: The International Trailer

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

It’s the new international trailer for Todd Phillips’ Due Date – with Robert Downey Jr., Zach Galifianakis, Jamie Foxx, and Michelle Monaghan.