Hope Springs

 Hope Springs might seem like a typical romantic comedy, even though it has some atypical, older-than-average stars. Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones portray a couple who have been married for over thirty years. The wife, Kay, decides she wants something more for their marriage, so she signs them up for a week of “intensive…
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Dinner For Schmucks

I like Steve Carell, so I usually watch his movies.  It took me a while to get around to Dinner for Schmucks.  There were some definite moments with Carell, but the rest of the movie was strange. It was more bizarre than funny.  The one thing that rang true is that there are people who will entertain themselves…
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Comedic Genius Seems To Be A Rarity Today

Both Steve Carell and Tina Fey have become popular in recent years, and for good reason.  They are able to do comedy without relying on ridiculous pratfalls and borderline vulgarity. Because of this, I was curious to see what Date Night would be like. Date Night is driven by the witty humor of both actors, and is a…
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