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Love and independence vie for attention in glossy rom-com, "How to Be Single"

02/12/2016 12:47 PM EST
Momentarily untied from "50 Shades of Grey" and its planned sequels, Dakota Johnson is again looking for love in "How to Be Single," a mild and fittingly discombobulated ode to singlehood that plays like a "Sex and the City" spinoff. 
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Too much is too much in "Zoolander 2"
02/12/2016 12:38 PM EST - In case you don't follow the global fashion calendar, Fashion Week has just begun in New York, bringing with it a few nice clothes plus the usual over-the-top weirdness — bizarrely themed runway shows and front-row fashionistas teetering on stilt-like heels, swathed in feathers and smoothed out with dangerous doses of Botox. Full Story

Film Clips for Feb. 12-18
02/11/2016 11:04 AM EST - Daddy's Home (PG): A kindhearted business executive trying to be the best stepfather to his wife's two daughters unexpectedly finds himself in a steadily escalating competition for their affection when his wife's ex-husband breezes back into town. Full Story

Juvenile humor suffocates wit in "Deadpool"
02/11/2016 10:59 AM EST - "Deadpool" hates its audience, and that's not necessarily a bad thing. Nothing is sacred to either this film or this character (played with "I'm so naughty" abandon by Ryan Reynolds), which pokes fun at superhero movie culture, Hollywood itself, Reynolds, director Tim Miller, love and human decency — and that's just in the opening credits. Full Story

Michael Douglas honored with lifetime achievement award from AARP
02/09/2016 01:53 PM EST - BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. >> Michael Douglas was initially confused when he was told that he was being honored with a career achievement honor by the AARP Movies for Grownups Awards. Full Story

"Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" is more mush than mashup
02/05/2016 01:21 PM EST - "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" is as silly as it sounds, and not nearly as fun as it should be. Full Story

"The Choice" is typical Nicholas Sparks romance with cheese fondue
02/05/2016 01:06 PM EST - Nicholas Sparks' novels wouldn't continue to be best-sellers and be adapted into movies if some audiences didn't like their romances with a hearty helping of cheese. Full Story

"Kung Fu Panda 3" is a tasty serving of dumplings seasoned with wit
01/29/2016 01:25 PM EST - If you're one of those people — and I'm with you — who roll your eyes when handed a pair of 3D glasses at the multiplex, wondering if all this rigmarole is REALLY necessary, then take heart: The lovely, color-popping visuals in "Kung Fu Panda 3" are well worth those darned glasses. Full Story

SAG honoree Carol Burnett looms larger than small TV screen
01/29/2016 10:49 AM EST - BURBANK, CALIF. >> Carol Burnett is so glad she's had some six decades together with television viewers. Full Story

"Danish Girl," "Carol" among nominees for GLAAD Media Award
01/28/2016 12:16 PM EST - LOS ANGELES >> "The Danish Girl" is up for a GLAAD Media Award in a year where a record number of nominees feature transgender characters and subject matter. Full Story

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Kanye West's super strict rules for Yeezy show models

Kanye West had some pretty strict rules for how models at his Yeezy Season 3 fashion extravaganza should display his clothes.