Saturday, January 16, 2021

Tag: Comedy

Crossing Delancey (1988)

Title: Crossing Delancey
Rating: PG
Directed by: Joan Micklin Silver
Written by: Susan Sandler
Starring: Amy Irving, Peter Riegert, and Reizl Bozyk
Release Date: 9/16/1988
Running Time: 97 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



A Manhattan single meets a man through her Jewish grandmother’s matchmaker.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Note: The beginning of the credits are a sunset credit looking over traffic driving on the Williamsburg Bridge at night.

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Locked Down (2021)*

Title: Locked Down
Rating: R
Directed by: Doug Liman
Written by: Steven Knight
Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anne Hathaway, and Sonic
Release Date: 1/14/2021
Running Time: 118 minutes

IMDb

What did you think of this film?



A couple attempts a high-risk, high-stakes jewelry heist at a department store.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Dedication: Dedicated to the NHS and Healthcare Workers Around the World.

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Love and Monsters (2020)

Title: Love and Monsters
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Michael Matthews
Written by: Brian Duffield and Matthew Robinson
Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Jessica Henwick, Dan Ewing, Michael Rooker, and Ariana Greenblatt
Release Date: 10/16/2020
Running Time: 109 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



Dylan O’Brien stars in this thrilling adventure delivering epic action and laughs. After monsters take over the world, Joel (O’Brien) and the rest of humanity are forced to live underground. Believing he’s lost everyone he has ever loved, Joel finds his high school sweetheart Aimee (Jessica Henwick) living just 80 miles away. Facing unknown dangers that stand in his way, Joel must discover his inner hero as he makes the impossible journey across a monster-infested land to be with the girl of his dreams.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Soul (2020)*

Title: Soul
Rating: PG
Directed by: Pete Docter and Kemp Powers
Written by: Pete Docter, Mike Jones, and Kemp Powers
Starring: Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Phylicia Rashad, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Angela Bassett, Daveed Diggs, Graham Norton, Rachel House, Alice Braga, Richard Ayoade, Wes Studi, Fortune Feimster, Zenobia Shroff, Donnell Rawlings, and June Squibb
Release Date: 12/25/2020
Running Time: 100 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



Joe Gardner (Jamie Foxx) is a middle-school band teacher who gets the chance of a lifetime to play at the best jazz club in town. But one small misstep takes him from the streets of New York City to The Great Before – a fantastical place where new souls get their personalities, quirks and interests before they go to Earth. Determined to return to his life, Joe teams up with a precocious soul, 22 (Tina Fey), who has never understood the appeal of the human experience. As Joe desperately tries to show 22 what’s great about living, he may just discover the answers to some of life’s most important questions.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? Yes

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Dedication: Dedicated to all the mentors in our lives

Note: After the usual “Created & Produced at Pixar Animation Studios, Emeryville, California” message there’s a kicker line that says “…and in homes at least six feet away from each other throughout the Bay area.”


Promising Young Woman (2020)

Title: Promising Young Woman
Rating: R
Directed by: Emerald Fennell
Written by: Emerald Fennell
Starring: Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Connie Britton, Adam Brody, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, Max Greenfield, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Chris Lowell, Sam Richardson, Molly Shannon, and Clancy Brown
Release Date: 12/25/2020
Running Time: 113 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



Everyone said Cassie (Carey Mulligan) was a promising young woman … until a mysterious event abruptly derailed her future. But nothing in Cassie’s life is what it appears to be: she’s wickedly smart, tantalizingly cunning, and she’s living a secret double life by night. Now, an unexpected encounter is about to give Cassie a chance to right the wrongs of the past in this thrilling and wildly entertaining story.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Bryce and Tony for this submission


Intergalactic Adventures of Max Cloud, The (2020)*

Title: The Intergalactic Adventures of Max Cloud
Rating: NR
Directed by: Martin Owen
Written by: Sally Collett and Martin Owen
Starring: Scott Adkins, Tommy Flanagan, John Hannah, and Lashana Lynch
Release Date: 12/18/2020
Running Time: Unknown

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A space cruiser crashes on a planet that is home to an intergalactic prison.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? Yes

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Very Excellent Mr. Dundee, The (2020)*

Title: The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Dean Murphy
Written by: Robert Mond, and Dean Murphy
Starring: Paul Hogan, Chevy Chase, John Cleese, Jacob Elordi, Olivia Newton-John, Wayne Knight, and Reginald VelJohnson
Release Date: 12/11/2020
Running Time: 88 minutes

IMDb

What did you think of this film?



Paul Hogan is reluctantly thrust back into the spotlight as he desperately attempts to restore his sullied reputation on the eve of being knighted.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Stand In, The (2020)

Title: The Stand In
Rating: R
Directed by: Jamie Babbit
Written by: Sam Bain
Starring: Drew Barrymore, T.J. Miller, and Ellie Kemper
Release Date: 12/11/2020
Running Time: Unknown

IMDb

What did you think of this film?



The story of a disaffected comedy actress and her ambitious stand-in trading places.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No


Half Brothers (2020)

Title: Half Brothers
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Luke Greenfield
Written by: Ali LeRoi, Eduardo Cisneros, and Jason Shuman
Starring: Luis Gerardo Méndez, José Zúñiga, and Connor Del Rio
Release Date: 12/4/2020
Running Time: Unknown

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IMDb

What did you think of this film?



Renato, a successful Mexican aviation executive, is shocked to discover he has an American half brother he never knew about, the free-spirited Asher. The two very different half brothers are forced on a road journey together masterminded by their ailing father, tracing the path their father took as an immigrant from Mexico to the US.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Note: There are two pictures of note shown during the start of the credits. The first shows the two screenwriters, and the second shows the director posing with a camera outside the beat-up car.


Love, Weddings & Other Disasters (2020)

Title: Love, Weddings & Other Disasters
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Dennis Dugan
Written by: Eileen Conn, Dennis Dugan, and Larry Miller
Starring: Diane Keaton, Jeremy Irons, Maggie Grace, and Andrew Bachelor
Release Date: 12/4/2020
Running Time: 90 minutes

IMDb

What did you think of this film?



It is a multi-story romantic comedy about the people who work on weddings to create the perfect day for a loving couple – while their own relationships are outlandish, odd, crazy and far from perfect.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No