Subject:

James L. Brooks

  • Film

    February 27, 2014

    Who Killed the Romantic Comedy?

    Rom-coms used to be a cash cow — and wildly popular with audiences. What happened?

  • Film

    February 16, 2012

    This Is How We Do It

    As two pals fight over Reese Witherspoon, This Means War sticks to the script.

  • Film

    December 16, 2010

    No, Really, How?

    Learning to say what you mean and mean what you say in How Do You Know.

  • Film

    August 27, 2009

    Mr. Blood Red, Vol. 2

    Two decades after the severed ear of Reservoir Dogs, Quentin Tarantino serves up Hitler's head on a plate.

  • Film

    July 30, 2009

    It's a Wacky Life

    Judd Apatow and Adam Sandler, together at last in Funny People.

  • Film

    May 29, 2008

    Cheap Sex and the City: The Movie

    Despite the labels and levity, it's a poor-woman's knockoff

  • Film

    August 2, 2007

    The Simpsons Movie

    Breathe easy, Simpsons fans

  • Film

    June 7, 2007

    Geekology 101

    Judd Apatow explains himself.

  • Film

    December 16, 2004

    All You Can Eat

    James L. Brooks serves up too much of a good thing in Spanglish

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    Breaking In to the Movies

    This sneak preview by a UT film student stole more than the show at Sony Studios

  • Film

    January 1, 1998

    Cuddly or Crude?

    As Good As It Gets aims for both. And misses.

  • Film

    December 26, 1996

    Star Turn

    Shirley MacLaine shines -- but she's the only bright spot in Terms of Endearment's sequel

  • Film

    February 10, 1994
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