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10th December 2013 -

 News

The Usual Suspects star Kevin Pollak is to play Anna Faris' father on her Tv comedy series Mom. He'll debut on the show in the new year (14).

Grace Unplugged

1st October 2013 -

 Video

Grace Trey is a young singer/songwriter desperate to follow in her musician father's footsteps and gain attention with a Billboard hit. Her career so far has been singing alongside him in a Christian band at...

Kevin Pollak To Direct Stand-up Comedy Documentary

4th September 2013 -

 News

The Usual Suspects star Kevin Pollak has signed on to direct a new documentary about the world of stand-up comedians.Misery Loves Comedy will feature interviews with funnymen Jon Favreau, Christopher Guest, Richard Kind, Richard Lewis...

Tom Cruise Receives Entertainment Icon Award

13th June 2012 -

 News

Tom Cruise received the Friars Club Entertainment Icon Award in New York last night (12.06.12). The 'Rock of Ages' star became only the fourth person ever to be presented with the award - following in...

Red State

29th September 2011 -

 Movie Review

Smith departs from his usual sunny-silly style for this grim, unsettling thriller, which explores the terror of intolerance and the dangers of political power. Intriguingly, the film also continues his exploration of religion (see Dogma).Three...

Million Dollar Money Drop In Turmoil After Answer Controversy

22nd December 2010 -

 News

MILLION DOLLAR MONEY DROP, the new US quiz show hosted by Kevin Pollak, was at the centre of controversy last night (21st December 2010) after a couple lost $800,000 despite seemingly giving the correct answer,...

Cop Out

20th May 2010 -

 Movie Review

Trying to make up for a lack of genuine wit, this film adopts a frenetic pace with a constant stream of jokes and action. The result is watchable, occasionally funny and instantly forgettable.Cops Jimmy and...

Cop Out

12th February 2010 -

 Video

Watch the trailer for Cop Out Veteran detective Jimmy Monroe and his partner Paul Hodges are on somewhat of a strange mission, they must track down a rare baseball card, the card named '52 Pafko'...

The Things They Say 12279

19th May 2009 -

 News

"The French have not bathed since I was here 15 years ago." KEVIN POLLACK on promoting new movie MIDDLE MEN at the Cannes Film Festival in France....

Pollak Files For Divorce

9th August 2008 -

 News

Actor KEVIN POLLAK has filed for divorce from his wife of 13 years - more than three years after they initially split. The Wedding Planner star cites "irreconcilable differences" for the breakdown of his marriage...

Numb

18th June 2008 -

 Movie Review

Matthew Perry introduces us to yet another medical malady that apparently occurs only in the movies: After smoking too much pot, he becomes alienated from the outside world and even his own body and is...

The Santa Clause 2

15th January 2007 -

 Movie Review

Eight years ago, Scott Calvin (Tim Allen) inadvertently caused the death of Santa Claus. Ever since, he's been wearing the bright red suit himself, delivering countless toys to millions of children all over the...

Outside Ozona

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

What happens on those lonely west Texas roads in the dead of night? All sorts of derring-do, as it turns out! Outside Ozona is surprisingly lively fare despite its B-movie aspirations, telling a...

Miami Rhapsody

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Director David Frankel loves Woody Allen. Miami Rhapsody is "Woody" through and through, from the big band intro music to the Jewish characters to Mia Farrow's presence. This time around, Farrow plays the...

Juwanna Mann

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Hollywood's latest cross-dressing comedy comes from Warner Bros., a studio that up until now has been enjoying a successful summer run (Scooby-Doo, Insomnia, and Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood). Juwanna Mann -- best...

The Sex Monster

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Think 90 minutes of Dream On gone horribly awry. Mariel Hemingway as a sexy vixen with nascent bisexual tendencies? Maybe 20 years ago. Maybe. Never funny and insulting at times.Once upon a...

The Whole Nine Yards

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Let the record state that I expected the worst from The Whole Nine Yards. February release date, the girl from Species (all right, so that was the good part), Bruce Willis (again) attempting comedy....

Hostage

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Near the end of this chaotic and clichéd movie, Bruce Willis' character is told, "The less you know, the better." While he may be better off not knowing a damn thing, we would be better...

She's All That

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Well, as it turns out, she's not all that. She's like half that. Maybe less. I'd say 30 percent that.70 percent crap.The way I ended up at She's All That is because...

Stolen Summer

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Writer-director Pete Jones serves up a nostalgic slice-of-life in his examination of friendship and faith in the winsome but saccharine Project Greenlight winner Stolen Summer. Jones, the budding filmmaker whose chosen screenplay would emerge...

Dr. Dolittle 2

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Sequels just never measure up to their predecessors. Every now and then it happens -- a la Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, The Empire Strikes Back, and The Rescuers Down Under --...

The Whole Ten Yards

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

The Whole Ten Yards is an awful movie. And yet, as bad as it is, I think I may have learned something from it. According to Bruce Willis's Jimmy Tudeski, every car built since 1985...

The Usual Suspects

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

The Usual Suspects, the heavily hyped new film from Bryan Singer, is finally here, and with it comes the answer to the riddle posed in its high-powered ad campaign, "Who is Keyser Soze?"Keyser Soze is...

The Wedding Planner

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Ah, welcome to San Francisco, the place I call home. It's a city of exorbitant housing costs where we're facing two years of electricity blackouts, and it's home to some of the most ridiculously...

The Santa Clause 2

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Eight years ago, Scott Calvin (Tim Allen) inadvertently caused the death of Santa Claus. Ever since, he's been wearing the bright red suit himself, delivering countless toys to millions of children all over the...

Deterrence

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

It would be easy -- almost mandatory -- to dismiss Deterrence as a ridiculous piece of late night paranoia (Plot: The president (played by Kevin Pollak!?) is stuck in a Colorado diner during a blizzard,...

Steal This Movie!

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

In case you were wondering, no, Steal This Movie! is not an adaptation of activist Abbie Hoffman's Steal This Book, his 1971 how-to manifesto about beating the system. Now that would've been a creative...

Wayne's World 2

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Gotta love those references to An Officer and a Gentleman. Having Chris Farley channel depressed pilot-in-training Richard Gere during the tear-soaked line, "I got no place else ta go-ho-hooooooooo," is almost worth the price...

The Opposite Sex, and How to Live with Them

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Hardly a classic, but Brown and Pollak provide decent comic relief, and Courteney Cox fans will enjoy the many scenes shot with her in a half-open blouse.

End Of Days

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Here it is, November of 1999, and I thought we weren't going to get a good end-of-the-world, Satan-conquers-all apocalypse movie (Dogma doesn't count). Whew! End of Days arrives just in time (no pun...

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hey kevin, wayne wunder here ,visiting your site. long time since the days of pioneer high class of 75 and the john muir days. i ran into sherman amsel a while back. he deals in high end macintosh stereo equip these days.ive got 10 years to go and ill be retiring in the teamsters local 287.i still remember you used to use me for comedy at graduation,and i told my kid about it when we were watching one of your movies ,the one with tom cruz and jack nicholson.i dont know if you remember kim and linda riffle,well kim is my x now.anyway i live in sunnyvale these days. well you have done very well with yourself.keep up the good work. wayne wunder class of 75 pioneer high school.

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