Posts tagged "knocked up"

What Would’ve Happened If These Rom-Com Heroines Had Chosen Themselves Instead Of Prince Charming

Having been a fan of "Breaking Upwards," the heartbreaking debut film from co-writers/co-stars/cohabitators Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones, I couldn’t wait to see the couple’s follow up, "Lola Versus." Starring mumblecore goddess Greta Gerwig, "Lola Versus" tells the story of a woman on the verge of 30 who’s left understandibly devastated after her fiance dumps her three weeks before…
By: Leslie Simon / June 12, 2012

Judd Apatow Writes Good Female Roles—For Leslie Mann

We're sick and tired of the "Is Judd Apatow A Sexist Pig Because His Main Characters Are Loser Guys Who Date Women Who Are Too Good For Them?" debate. No, he's not. True, Katherine Heigl said "Knocked Up" was "a little sexist." But that woman complains about everything. Nevertheless, whether or…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 30, 2009

10 Nude Scenes We’d Like To Forget

We're all for a nude scene in a movie, but there are some we just want to forget. Check out our list of the Top Ten after the jump, and let us know any we might have missed!
By: Annika Harris / October 4, 2008

Feature: Pathetic Male Movie Leads, Get Lost!

Picture for a moment, if you will, the opening sequence of a film. A romantic comedy. Close, on the female lead, she stands in her apartment a puzzled look on her face – darn it! She wants love! Dating is hilarious! Sex is hilarious! People chase other people through airports and make embarrassing speeches at…
By: Natalie Krinsky / June 9, 2008

Katherine Heigl Bites the Misogynistic Hand That Feeds Her

We've got an itty-bitty secret hate of Katherine Heigl in our heart, so imagine our dismay when we discovered that she kinda, sorta agrees with one half of our opinion on her last movie Knocked Up. In the new issue of Vanity Fair, the Grey's Anatomy actress [Seriously, is there a worse TV show o…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 6, 2007

Knocked Up: The Most Controversial and Thought-Provoking Stupid-Funny Movie Ever

Wow. The last movie that made us this upset and confused was, like, Fahrenheit 9/11, so imagine our surprise when we found ourselves wanting to stab Ben (Seth Rogen) in the face as we shouted “Abort! Abort!” at Alison (Katherine Heigl), like she could hear us or something. Sadly, Judd Apatow, the man behind the…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 4, 2007