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Rob Reiner

  • Film

    July 24, 2014
  • Calendar

    February 6, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 15, 2012

    Five Movies That Kept Classic Songs Partying On

    You might be surprised to learn that in 1992 the No. 1 movie in theaters on Valentine's Day was not a romantic comedy. Twenty years ago this week, a film about a pair of rock-obsessed, public-access TV hosts from Aurora, Illinois was released, and would go on to make $121 million at the box office. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Idol Beat: Paul McDonald Got Voted Off, E-I-E-I-O

    Idol's beard levels have now dropped by 50 percent.​I realized last night I've been writing about this damn show for nigh on three months now without making the obligatory comment about the size of Jennifer Lopez's ass. So here it is: During the introductions to this week's elimination show, I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    What Is Classic Rock Today?

    ​What is classic rock in 2010? 15 years ago, it was was the Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, The Who, anything Eric Clapton touched and every band your dad played in his car while he was making out with the girls he met before your mom. That's how we know classic rock: Big riffs, big voices, in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2010

    Last Night: Rodrigo y Gabriela At House Of Blues

    Photos by Liana Lopez​Rodrigo y Gabriela House of Blues September 2, 2010 Aftermath is not going to lie. Thursday night was about as cold as we've ever gone into a concert. We knew next to nothing about Rodrigo y Gabriela besides the fact that they are a male-female duo from down Mexico way. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Idol Beat: They Did It Their Way

    Sorry, ol' blue eyes.​This was Frank Sinatra week on American Idol, with Harry Connick, Jr. himself on hand to coach the contestants and write the arrangements. Basically, it was a chance for Big Mike to kill it while the other contestants tried to keep up, which is pretty much what happened. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    American Idol: They Did It Their Way

    Sorry, ol' blue eyes.​This was Frank Sinatra week on American Idol, with Harry Connick, Jr. himself on hand to coach the contestants and write the arrangements. Basically, it was a chance for Big Mike to kill it while the other contestants tried to keep up, which is pretty much what happened. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2009

    Tonight: Rocks Off Presents Stand By Me at the Mink - Free Hot Dogs!

    Tonight at the Mink, Rocks Off presents Rob Reiner's 1986 coming-of-age classic Stand By Me, complete with free hot dogs from hot indie restaurant darlings Ray's Franks.​Adapted from Stephen King's Different Seasons novella "The Body," the film traces the journey of four friends searching for the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    Spinal Tap Breaking Like the Wind at Jones Hall

    Spinal Tap (and friends), "Big Bottom," Live Earth, Wembley Stadium, London, July 2007 www.unwigged.comLegendary British heavy-metal pioneers Spinal Tap, authors of albums such as Smell the Glove and Shark Sandwich and stars of Rob Reiner's groundbreaking 1984 "rockument ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2008

    Six Degrees of Charlie Wilson’s War

    I’m sure that many of you are familiar the theory of Six Degrees of Separation – or at least the Hollywood version of Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon. In short, the theory posits that everyone person in the world is no more than six steps from each person on the planet. (In the Hollywood version, ... More >>

  • Film

    November 29, 2007

    Enchanted

    Fairy-tale land and the real world collide to no good end in Enchanted

  • Home Entertainment

    November 15, 2007
  • Film

    August 9, 2007

    Stardust

    Matthew Vaughn hacks at Neil Gaiman's fantasy wonderland

  • Film

    December 22, 2005

    The Flunk-Out

    Rumor Has It... this Graduate tribute deserves no honors

  • Film

    December 1, 2005

    Torah! Torah! Torah!

    Protocols of Zion takes a hard look at those who fear Jews

  • Film

    October 30, 2003

    Ryan's Hope

    Jane Campion guides Meg Ryan through a stunning career transformation In the Cut

  • Film

    June 19, 2003

    Crap Out

    Loosely based on The Gambler, Alex and Emma, sadly, takes no risks at all

  • Film

    May 29, 2003

    Think Different

    Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies requires a brain cell or two?

  • Film

    May 8, 2003

    Mighty Mediocre

    Wind bags a few charming laughs, but mostly meanders

  • Film

    October 5, 2000

    Hitting Below the Belt

    Karyn Kusama's Girlfight looks to assume power by emasculating men

  • Film

    June 8, 2000

    Driver 23, Where Are You?

    Low-budget documentary about a deliveryman and wanna-be rock star takes some wrong turns

  • Culture

    May 4, 2000

    The Final Cut

    DVDs pull back the curtain on the movies, but do you really want to see the Wizard?

  • Film

    October 14, 1999

    Irreconcilable As Ever

    You know The Story of Us; he's fun, she's frigid

  • Film

    August 26, 1999

    Sweet Inspiration

    Brooks crafts another classy comedy with The Muse

  • Film

    March 25, 1999

    Reel Time

    EDtv tries to upstage Truman on TV's impact

  • Film

    February 25, 1999

    Play It Again, Sham

    A band reunion becomes gentle satire in Still Crazy

  • Film

    December 10, 1998

    Sound Evidence

    A documentary delves into theera of electronic music

  • Film

    January 2, 1997
  • Film

    December 28, 1995

    The Year in Film

    Though not great, 1995 still produced some movies worth seeing (and reseeing)

  • Film

    October 27, 1994

    A Bust on Broadway

    Good idea, good characters, bad result; Allen's roll comes to a stop

  • Film

    June 30, 1994

    Hat Trick

    Fear of a Black Hat is no Spinal Tap -- but it comes close

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