Tag Archives: She’s Out of My League

‘Scott Pilgrim vs. the World’ is deeply rooted in pubescent romantic fantasy

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: In many ways, “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” is the equivalent of the “Twilight Saga” for boys. It is deeply rooted in pubescent romantic fantasy, albeit this time from the male’s point of view. It is foolish and shallow about the ways of relationships, pandering to the[...]

Alice Eve in negotiations to play Emma Frost in X-Men prequel

HollywoodNews.com: British actress Alice Eve is reportedly in talks for the coveted role of anti-heroine Emma Stone, known as the White Queen, in the highly-anticipated X-Men prequel “X-Men: First Class.” Eve recently starred in “She’s Out of My League.” Fan reactions to this potential casting have been mixed. What do[...]

DVD Review: Jay Baruchel and Alice Eve in “She’s Out of My League”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com stays on top of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases so you know which films are worth your time and money. This week, we review: “She’s Out of My League” There’s sentimental work being done by geeky Jay Baruchel (“Tropic Thunder”) and gorgeous Alice Eve in Jim Field[...]

Ashley Greene on board for Jennifer Garner’s “Butter”

And here we thought actresses were supposed to steer clear of butter. Instead, Ashley Greene, the young star best known (right now) for her involvement in the “Twilight” franchise, has embraced a part in the upcoming comedy “Butter,” which stars Jennifer Garner. Filming begins in Louisiana next week on the Weinstein[...]

“How to Train Your Dragon” brings in $43.3 M

BY STAFF DreamWorks Animation’s “How to Train Your Dragon” opened to a number one weekend breathing in $43.3 million in its opening weekend. The movie opened well behind their last film, “Monsters vs. Aliens,” which brought in $59.3 million over the same weekend just last year. However, the film has been[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: What a “Dragon” it is getting old

BY KEVIN CRUST This is the week that “Alice” finally topples from her perch atop the box-office charts and folks in big cities will be paying even more for that third dimension. HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON DreamWorks Animation, which had a big hit this same weekend last year with “Monsters Vs. Aliens,”[...]

“Green Zone” tops week of weak openers

BY KEVIN CRUST A rundown of this week’s four wide releases — none of which pose a threat to reigning box-office champ “Alice in Wonderland.” Likewise, worldwide juggernaut and best-picture also-ran “Avatar” remains the best-reviewed film in general release. GREEN ZONE The politically-minded action-thriller reunites Matt Damon, star of the “Bourne” films, with[...]

Paramount’s ‘League’ dreams of being next ‘Something About Mary’

BY SEAN O’CONNELL She’s Out of My League (** out of 4) There’s sentimental work being done by geeky Jay Baruchel (“Tropic Thunder”) and gorgeous Alice Eve in Jim Field Smith’s “She’s Out of My League.” Too bad the lewd, rude, R-rated comedy’s too hellbent on becoming the next “There’s Something About[...]