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Bridesmaids
The "wedding industrial complex" is under siege in this funny new comedy written by Kristen Wiig.
"...throw rocks at him. To extend the metaphor to Bridesmaids, a delicious confection that artfully swirls vulgarity with sincerity,..."

May 13, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Battling It Out Over ‘Bridesmaids
Film reviewer Kimberley Jones jumps into the fray
"...but the ongoing fracas on our comments board over Bridesmaids has raised some interesting issues. So I’m jumping into..."

July 15, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Very Disappointed by Positive 'Bridesmaids' Review
"...taken a steep dive with Kimberley Jones' analysis of Bridesmaids [Film Listings, May 13]. This bit of cinematic trash,..."

July 5, 2011 Postmarks

Bachelorette
This comedy about four female friends on the eve of one’s nuptials is at times dangerously funny.
"...easy to classify this wedding-themed comedy as this year’s Bridesmaids, but that would merely underscore how few women-centered comedies..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Boss
This Melissa McCarthy comedy is funny, but should be even funnier
"...which she’s been directed by Paul Feig (Spy and Bridesmaids), McCarthy needs to drop the nepotism and prevent her..."

April 8, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Spy
The Paul Feig/Melissa McCarthy comedy onslaught continues with a Bond parody
"...The Paul Feig/Melissa McCarthy comedy onslaught that began with Bridesmaids continues to crush everything in its path with this..."

June 5, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Tammy
Melissa McCarthy burns through a lot of goodwill in this limp, confused comedy cowritten with her husband, Ben Falcone.
"...ever since Melissa McCarthy’s coming out party in 2011’s Bridesmaids, she’s basked in the benevolent glow of the people’s..."

July 4, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Heat
In his follow-up to Bridesmaids, Paul Feig re-employs Melissa McCarthy and teams her with Sandra Bullock for a comedy about a mismatched law-enforcement duo.
"...Melissa McCarthy for his follow-up to their 2011 smash Bridesmaids: She’s the best thing in this amiable but routine..."

June 28, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Like a Boss
Unpleasant workplace comedy didn't get the memo about jokes
"...no strangers to outrageous and crude humor (Girls Trip, Bridesmaids) – falter in the laugh department, sometimes embarrassingly so...."

Jan. 10, 2020 Movie Review by Steve Davis

What Men Want
Because we needed a remake of What Women Want, apparently
"...quartet in Girls Trip or the wedding party in Bridesmaids, depriving the movie of a sisterhood narrative that might..."

Feb. 15, 2019 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Where There’s a Willie…
Billy Bob documents Willie Nelson in The King of Luck
"...SXSW Film: a work-in-progress screening of Paul Feig’s comedy Bridesmaids, starring and co-written by Kristen Wiig, Hit So Hard,..."

March 2, 2011 SXSW Post by Kimberley Jones

'Five Women Wearing the Same Dress'
Despite the script's weaknesses, this NXNW production stays engaging because all five women are fun to watch
"...wedding in Knoxville, Tenn., in a bedroom where the bridesmaids are hiding from the reception. The five women make..."

Feb. 15, 2008 Arts Review by Hannah Kenah

SXSW Film Review: Babes
We need more raunchy female friendship films like this
"...Melissa McCarthy’s “hot lava” scene. If we’re calling 2011’s Bridesmaids the predecessor of Babes, let’s also acknowledge that’s a..."

March 10, 2024 Screens Post by Jessi Cape

A Simple Favor
Anna Kendrick turns unlikely sleuth in this deliciously twisted romp
"...made his cinematic reputation with bawdy female-fronted comedies like Bridesmaids, but the clues are in the logo card for..."

Sept. 14, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Fun Mom Dinner
A girl's night out on the town gets hazy
"...can behave just as badly as men. Films like Bridesmaids, Bachelorette, and Trainwreck made it safer for women to..."

Aug. 4, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Rough Night
Girls gone murderously wild
"...Night is a good example. Taking its cues from Bridesmaids, The Hangover, and Very Bad Things, it features a..."

June 23, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

AFF Revisits the Perfectly Looney What’s Up, Doc?
Paul Feig presents the 1972 screwball comedy on Sunday
"...was a kid, I'd never seen a screwball comedy,” Bridesmaids director Paul Feig told NPR’s Steve Inskeep in 2011,..."

Oct. 14, 2016 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Bad Moms
Women can be comically raunchy and ill-behaved, too
"...this case: moms!) night out (Sex and the City, Bridesmaids, Fifty Shades of Grey, anything Nicholas Sparks), which on..."

July 29, 2016 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Ghostbusters
Controversy aside, this reboot fails to hit the mark
"...tapped for a bit part, buffoonish but profitable, in Bridesmaids, cast her again as a co-star in The Heat,..."

July 15, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Sisters
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler wistfully party like there's no tomorrow
"...charmer in the mold of Chris O’Dowd’s breakout in Bridesmaids). What enriches these outlandish set-pieces is the specific and..."

Dec. 18, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Wedding Ringer
Kevin Hart and Josh Gad crank out this aggressively dumb and un-embarrassingly sophomoric wedding comedy.
"...enlist into his wedding party (to match the seven bridesmaids and maid of honor of his bride to be)...."

Jan. 23, 2015 Movie Review by Louis Black

Laggies
Keira Knightley stars with Chloë Grace Moretz in Lynn Shelton's likable but aimless film about arrested adolescence.
"...an expectation that Laggies is going to be another Bridesmaids-like comedy. However, Lynn Shelton is at the helm, and..."

Nov. 7, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Think Like a Man Too
Whatever happens in Vegas will happen in just about every movie set in Vegas.
"...up as Michael’s old frat brothers, and Wendi McLendon-Covey (Bridesmaids) makes for a suitably oblivious wife to Gary Owen’s..."

June 20, 2014 Movie Review by William Goss

A Million Ways to Die in the West
Seth MacFarlane furthers his Hollywood onslaught with this Western spoof in which he's no longer strictly a voice talent but is now playing the onscreen lead.
"...in the West has the best explosive-diarrhea-in-the-middle-of-the-street scene since Bridesmaids, and I don't know whether to categorize that as..."

May 30, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Where's the Joy in 'Super Fun Night'?
ABC's new show gets the comedy kiss-of-death: It's boring
"...Fun Night, the new comedy created by and starring Bridesmaids and Pitch Perfect standout Rebel Wilson, made it to..."

Oct. 2, 2013 Screens Post by Aleksander Chan

What a 'To Do'
Maggie Carey talks about improv, Clinton, and her daughters' convent
"...it. I think there's awesome movies out recently, with Bridesmaids and Bachelorette, even Girl Most Likely, all of these...."

July 25, 2013 Screens Post by Amy Gentry

The Sapphires
Exuberant but fairly formulaic, this Australian film is a backstage story about an all-girl singing group from the outback in the Sixties.
"...The women all deliver genial performances, and O’Dowd (Bridesmaids, This Is 40) demonstrates his versatile charm as a..."

April 12, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Alamo South Pulls Out All the Stops For Closing Bash
Cramming everything you love about the Drafthouse into one night
"...GIRLIE LATE NIGHT: BRIDESMAIDS Closing night at the Alamo Lamar promises to be..."

Dec. 19, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

What To Expect When You're Expecting
The gamut of the modern babymaking experience is explored by a small batallion of entertainers.
"...system dubbed "Dudes' Group") – to the undersung, including Bridesmaids' Ben Falcone as a stress eater/future dad and model-turned-actress..."

May 18, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Austin and the Academy
'Tree of Life,' 'Bullhead' score Oscar nominations
"...Artist" Jessica Chastain in "The Help" Melissa McCarthy in "Bridesmaids" Janet McTeer in "Albert Nobbs" Octavia Spencer in "The..."

Jan. 24, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

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