Who would have thought that the director behind the cloying "The Help" could turn the story of the Godfather of Soul into something this cliché-defying?
For those who love Nicholas Sparks, "Safe Haven" offers less of the same
Richard Gere's strong performance as a smooth financial hustler brings Bernie Madoff to mind
Julie Delpy and Chris Rock transform a nerve-fraying family reunion in a cramped and crazed Manhattan setting into a comedic delight
Jake Johnson, Aubrey Plaza and Mark Duplass help make "Safety Not Guaranteed" the good kind of quirky
"Hysteria" buzzes with good humor in chronicling the invention of the vibrator in the late Victorian era
Eva Mendes and Cierra Ramirez star in tale of a lousy mom and a precocious daughter, "Girl in Progress'
One keeps wishing “Perfect Family” would go overboard rather than keeping such a short leash on itself
The greatest plus to Allen's prodigious output is that he gets to re-examine various obsessions and themes, coming back to them again and again over...
Will Ferrell is funny cop; Mark Wahlberg is mostly yelling cop