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This Just In: Amanda Bynes Un-Retires

This Just In: Amanda Bynes Un-Retires

Coincidentally timed with the promotion of her new movie, Easy A! It's funny how that works. Nothing like a little controversial career tweet-age to generate...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  July 26, 2010
Early Retirement: Amanda Bynes clocks out

Early Retirement: Amanda Bynes clocks out

Child-turned-tween-turned-young adult actress Amanda Bynes recently dropped a flaming ball of WTF on thefilm industry. Well, ok, it was probably more like a lukewarm marble...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  June 23, 2010

Sydney White

Joe Nussbaum’s created a genre mash-up, grafting on the plot of Revenge of the Nerds and . . . the climax of Spartacus ?
An obvious, labored fairy tale
By BRETT MICHEL  |  September 19, 2007

Recycled Waters

John Waters’s Hairspray , which marked his descent into an undistinguished gentility, is not even 20 years old.
Third time around, Hairspray still flows fresh
By CHRIS BRAIOTTA  |  July 18, 2007

The girls of summer

It’s summer, so no one’s surprised at the onslaught of sequels, adaptations, or even movies based on toys. But films with Oscar-caliber women’s roles?
The season for blockbusters, sequels, and . . . great roles for women?
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 18, 2007

She's the Man

Amanda Bynes has a pretty dedicated following of tweens, and that’s a good thing for her, since only her most fervent fans will want to sit through this painful retelling of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night .
Stupid, even for teenyboppers
By BROOKE HOLGERSON  |  March 14, 2006