Get ready to start checking out the "Fuckability" index of some seriously depressed TV characters. Gary Shteyngart's depressing, hilarious book Super Sad True Love Story is going to be a TV series — with Ben Stiller executive-producing, and directing a bunch of episodes.
Night at the Museum: The Secret of the Tomb begins within the Egyptian tomb of its title, but since this is the third Museum flick, there are precious few secrets left. The big reveal this time around is that the magic is wearing off — which seems a good metaphor for this joyless sequel, itself. Spoilers ahead...
Ben Stiller is lost in a dreamworld in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, adapted from James Thurber's famous short story of the same name. Just a tiny glimpse of this movie created a ton of buzz at CinemaCon last spring. Fingers crossed this will be the next Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.
Suburbia. The wasteland of the American soul. The thin Astroturf covering the bottomless pit of consumerism and conformity. The trash compactor of the mind. The suburban jungle devours masculinity, leaving behind only enough manly vigor for the endless task of lawn care. Etc. etc.
The Watch might look like a zany alien comedy, in which a couple of suburban dudes chase down aliens amongst the cul-de-sacs of their town. But in reality, it's a sorry look at how Avatar has ruined us for alien interaction. If the first thing you do when you meet an angry alien is say "I see you," then we're all…
Here's the first trailer from the big name comedy Neighborhood Watch. Which follows a bunch of Dads on the neighborhood watch, who wind up fighting aliens. And yet, where are the aliens, Ben Stiller? Where are they?
If you're reading Gizmodo right now, chances are you may be skipping the Oscars this year. I know I am. I didn't see enough of the movies nominated to care. So why not usher in the week with some mid-'90's perfection?
Chances are you haven't been paying much attention to Tower Heist, the upcoming comedy film starring Eddie Murphy and Ben Stiller. But this movie could be the turning point in the transformation of movies. As we wrote back in February, Hollywood is moving towards getting more of its revenue from video on demand (VOD)…
Ben Stiller may be ready to save the world from suburban alien mayhem in the movie Neighborhood Watch. But can a pack of overweight Dads fleeing from ET make you laugh?