Tag: Adam Sandler

THAT’S MY BOY Opens June 15! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: June 6, 2012 at 10:30 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Screenings

Enter to win a pair of passes! While still in his teens, Donny (Adam Sandler) fathered a son, Todd (Andy Samberg), and raised him as a single parent up until Todd’s 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd’s world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited […]

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Movie Review: ‘Jack and Jill’ Went Up a Hill to Fetch a Pail of Money

Posted: November 11, 2011 at 8:43 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Let me tell you the story of a film.  A young writer wants to make it in Hollywood and writes a hilarious screenplay that he also feels represents him as a person.  He has a twin sister and wants the world to know what the relationship between two people, whose shared gooey womb has allowed […]

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JACK AND JILL Opens Friday, November 11th!‏ Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: November 3, 2011 at 2:06 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter for your chance to win a pass, good for two! Jack Sadelstein, a successful advertising executive in Los Angeles with a beautiful wife and kids, who dreads one event each year: the Thanksgiving visit of his identical twin sister Jill. Jill’s neediness and passive-aggressiveness is maddening to Jack, turning his normally tranquil life upside […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: Just Go With It

Posted: February 17, 2011 at 1:44 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local

Just Go With It has a couple of funny moments sprinkled into a contrived and implausible mess of a plot that is only kept afloat by its appealing group of actors. Sandler’s latest comedy romance flick is a bit confused with what it wants to be as it openly embraces broad physical comedy as well […]

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“Just Go With It” Opens February 11! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: February 2, 2011 at 1:45 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

JUST GO WITH IT OPENS FEBRUARY 11 NATIONWIDE. Enter for your chance to win a pass, good for two! Synopsis: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant’s […]

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Roger Qbert Reviews “Grown Ups” Starring Adam Sandler

Posted: June 25, 2010 at 9:11 am   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

I’m a comedy snob. You should probably know that. That’s not too say I can’t enjoy a good pratfall or I only laugh if someone makes a reference to Kierkegaard. But give me Saturday Night Live over MADtv any day of the week. And I’ll take Kids in the Hall over both of them. Or […]

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Review of “Grown Ups” starring Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, David Spade, Kevin James and Rob Schneider

Posted: June 25, 2010 at 7:40 am   /   Film, Local

Like “arrow roulette” that we see in the movie, GROWN UPS is joke roulette; some Jokes hit, some miss. Last week I wrote a review about Toy Story 3 which took me back to my childhood and growing up.  This week I went and saw Grown Ups. I know most of the movie critics will […]

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Grown Ups

Posted: June 25, 2010 at 7:17 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Grown Ups tells the story of five friends who were inseparable growing up, but have drifted apart over the years. Unfortunately, it feels more like an SNL cast member reunion show than a solid film, and lacks any serious focus. The film opens with a flashback of a championship grade school basketball game. The team […]

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GROWN UPS Opens June 25! Win FREE Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screenings!

Posted: June 21, 2010 at 7:06 am   /   Film, Local, Movie Screenings

GROWN UP Opens Nationwide June 25 Enter for your chance to win a pass, good for two! Synopsis: Five friends and former teammates reunite years later to honor the passing of their childhood basketball coach. With their wives and kids in tow, they spend the Fourth of July holiday weekend together at the lake house […]

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“Grown Ups” HD Movie Trailer – Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, David Spade

Posted: June 6, 2010 at 3:36 pm   /   Local, Movie Trailers

‘ Five friends and former teammates reunite years later to honor the passing of their childhood basketball coach. With their wives and kids in tow, they spend the Fourth of July holiday weekend together at the lake house where they celebrated their championship years earlier. Picking up where they left off, they discover why growing […]

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