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Unforgettable review – Katherine Heigl finally gets her revenge

23 April 2017 12:00 AM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

The ultimate uptight blond turns psychotic ex-wife in a silly thriller that tries – and heroically fails – to be the new Fatal Attraction

Poor Katherine Heigl has been typecast as the uptight blond (think the unfortunate trifecta of Knocked Up, 27 Dresses and The Ugly Truth). Here, she at least has fun with that typecasting as tightly wound and sleekly coiffed troublemaker Tessa. A Bay Area psycho Barbie, Tessa is determined to make life difficult for her beer-brewing, rent-a-hunk, ex-husband’s (Geoff Stults) new girlfriend, Julia (a heroic Rosario Dawson, playing it as straight as the hammy script will allow). Enjoyable, too, is the inversion of the black best friend trope, with Julia’s supportive, zany bestie played by Whitney Cummings of 2 Broke Girls.

Movie super-producer Denise Di Novi’s directorial debut casts itself as an erotic thriller in the tradition of Fatal Attraction; to me, it had more in common with »

- Simran Hans

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‘Unforgettable’ Review: Katherine Heigl and Rosario Dawson Are in Two Very Different Movies, But It Almost Works

20 April 2017 10:00 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

There are few surprises in “Unforgettable,” the first feature film from longtime producer Denise Di Novi. In hair color, clothing and personality type, the two female leads of this custody-battle-turned-murder-mystery are diametrically opposed at every turn, hurtling toward a final showdown that will probably not end in hugs and an exchange of floral arrangements. But there’s something about the way that Di Novi and writer Christina Hodson never stray from this dynamic that gives the movie a strange heightened, camp-adjacent appeal.

Unforgettable” treats this central struggle over the heart of a family in the same way that a recent Ken Watanabe character does, by surveying the battlefield and coming to a simple, definitive conclusion: “Let them fight.”

The setup for this feud is as simple as its execution. New SoCal transplant Julia Banks (Rosario Dawson) is fresh off a move from a publishing gig in New York to be »

- Steve Greene

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Whitney Cummings Was ‘Still Swollen’ from Freezing Eggs During Unforgettable Audition

20 April 2017 9:00 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Whitney Cummings wasn’t at the top of her game when she auditioned for her role in Unforgettable — but she says that’s what landed her the part.

The actress revealed that she was “still swollen” from freezing her eggs when she recorded her audition on tape.

“I was on bed rest because I had had this thing called hyperstimulation, so I should’ve been in bed,” she tells People in this week’s issue. “I was in so much pain, on painkillers. But when a doctor tells me like, ‘Take it easy for a couple days’ — that, in my head, »

- Jodi Guglielmi

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Unforgettable Movie Review: Forgettable would be the appropriate title

20 April 2017 6:59 AM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

Unforgettable Warner Bros Reviewed by: Harvey Karten, Shockya Grade: C Director:  Denise Di Novi Written by: David Leslie Johnson, Christina Hodson Cast: Katherine Heigl, Rosario Dawson, Whitney Cummings, Cheryl Ladd, Geoff Stults Screened at: AMC Lincoln Square, NYC, 4/19/17 Opens: April 21, 2017 In 1697 a play by William Congreve, “The Mourning Bride,” has the […]

The post Unforgettable Movie Review: Forgettable would be the appropriate title appeared first on Shockya.com. »

- Harvey Karten

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Judd Apatow Releasing Second Book of Comedian Interviews

19 April 2017 7:46 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News news »

Judd Apatow likes nothing more than topping his own joke.

The filmmaker is putting together a sequel to his best-selling Sick in the Head, which featured conversations with Mel Brooks, Jerry Seinfeld and other comedians. The new book will be called Sicker in the Head and will feature interviews with Norman Lear, Kevin Hart and Whitney Cummings.

Random House, which announced the book Wednesday, said no release date has been set.

Apatow is best known for comedies such as Knocked Up and This Is 40, as well as HBO's Girls. He is donating author proceeds »

- the Associated Press

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Can Fate of the Furious Continue Its Box Office Winning Streak?

18 April 2017 10:29 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

As expected, Universal's The Fate of the Furious debuted in grand fashion last weekend, setting a new box office record for a global opening weekend of $531.9 million, although its $98.7 million domestic debut was far from any sort of record. Over the past few years, the Fast & Furious franchise has established its dominance in the month of April, typically posting huge debuts and repeating atop the box office charts for several weeks in a row, before the summer movie season officially gets under way. The Fate of the Furious is expected to follow that pattern, repeating atop the box office with $49.2 million, easily beating out five new films arriving in nationwide release.

Box Office Mojo reports that, of the five new releases, most will debut in less than half the theaters that Fast & Furious 8 debuted in last weekend (4,310). Warner Bros.' Unforgettable will have the widest release of the bunch with roughly 2,350 theaters, »

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Win Passes To The Advance Screening Of Unforgettable In St. Louis

11 April 2017 8:15 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

See Unforgettable in theaters April 21, 2017.

Warner Bros. Pictures’ dramatic thriller Unforgettable is the first film in the director’s chair for veteran producer Denise Di Novi (“Crazy, Stupid, Love,” “Focus”).

Katherine Heigl (“27 Dresses,” “Knocked Up”), Rosario Dawson (the “Sin City” films) and Geoff Stults (TV’s “The Odd Couple”), star in the film. “Unforgettable” marks a reunion for Heigl and Di Novi, who previously collaborated on “Life as We Know It.”

Heigl stars as Tessa Connover, who is barely coping with the end of her marriage when her ex-husband, David (Stults), becomes happily engaged to Julia Banks (Dawson)—not only bringing Julia into the home they once shared but also into the life of their daughter, Lilly (Isabella Rice). Trying to settle into her new role as a wife and a stepmother, Julia believes she has finally met the man of her dreams, the man who can help her put »

- Movie Geeks

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Katherine Heigl vs Rosario Dawson in New Trailer for 'Unforgettable'

31 March 2017 3:37 PM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

"She's messing with me." Ugh. Another trailer for this movie. Warner Bros has released a second trailer for the romantic thriller titled Unforgettable, about a vengeful woman who sets out to make life hell for her ex-husband's new wife. The man-in-the-middle is played by Geoff Stults, and the two women are played by Katherine Heigl with some impressive blonde hair, and Rosario Dawson. The film is also a reunion for Heigl and director Denise Di Novi, as they previously collaborated on Life as We Know It. The cast includes young actress Isabella Rice, Simon Kassianides, Whitney Cummings, Robert Wisdom and Cheryl Ladd. This is an ironic title, because this movie seems instantly forgettable, and I'm certain it's going to be sitting in the Bargain Bin in a few months. This looks terrible, even with these two women leading the cast. Here's the second trailer (+ new poster) for Denise Di Novi's Unforgettable, »

- Alex Billington

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Watch the final trailer for Unforgettable starring Katherine Heigl and Rosario Dawson

31 March 2017 12:04 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

WIth just three weeks to go until its arrives in cinemas, Warner Bros. has released the final trailer for the upcoming dramatic thriller Unforgettable. The film marks the directorial debut for Denise Di Novi and stars Katherine Heigl and Rosario Dawson; check it out below after the official synopsis…

Katherine Heigl stars as Tessa Connover, who is barely coping with the end of her marriage when her ex-husband, David (Stults), becomes happily engaged to Julia Banks (Dawson)—not only bringing Julia into the home they once shared but also into the life of their daughter, Lilly (Isabella Rice).  Trying to settle into her new role as a wife and a stepmother, Julia believes she has finally met the man of her dreams, the man who can help her put her own troubled past behind her.  But Tessa’s jealousy soon takes a pathological turn until she will stop at nothing »

- Amie Cranswick

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Final Trailer for Katherine Heigl’s Unforgettable arrives

31 March 2017 11:01 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Author: Zehra Phelan

Back in January, we reported on Katherine Heigl’s trip down the psychotic women road in the upcoming Unforgettable alongside Rosario Dawson and we can now share with you the final trailer for the thriller before its April 21st release.

The release of this film hasn’t exactly been shouted from the rooftops and we have a couple of ideas why. It probably isn’t very good, but mostly because there could very well be yet another backlash from hardcore feminists and women’s groups for the depiction of a woman going all fatal attraction bonkers on her ex-husband’s new lady friend. It’s a storyline which has seen Rosamund Pike in Gone Girl fake her own death in order to get her own back on her cheating husband and Ali Larter in Obsessed drugging Idris Elba in order to rape him.

However, men have had »

- Zehra Phelan

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"Unforgettable" - For Better For Worse

6 March 2017 4:18 PM, PST | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek the upcoming thriller "Unforgettable" directed by Denise Di Novi, starring Katherine Heigl and Rosario Dawson, opening April 21, 2017:

"...a newly divorced and mentally unstable woman loses her temper...

"...and decides to extort retaliation on the family of her ex-husband 'David', including his new wife..."

Cast also includes Geoff Stults, Isabella Rice, Cheryl Ladd, Simon Kassianides, Whitney Cummings and Robert Wisdom.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Unforgettable"...

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- Michael Stevens

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Election Night, Super Bowl and Oscars, Oh My! Twitter Can’t Handle Another Shocking Twist Ending

27 February 2017 9:04 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway‘s Best Picture mix-up will go down as the biggest Oscar upset in history. Once viewers were able to pick their jaws up off the floor after the colossal flub, they quickly began drawing comparisons to recent upsets in other spheres — namely the election outcome few saw coming and the Patriots’ improbable, come-from-behind Super Bowl victory.

The consensus on Twitter is that everyone is very much over 11th-hour twists — unless it means there’s still hope for a President Hillary Clinton.

“Are We Absolutely Sure Hillary Didn’T Win,” one Twitter user asked.

“Oscars givin »

- Tierney McAfee

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SXSW 2017: Bob Odenkirk, Chris Hardwick & Whitney Cummings Among Lineup For Comedy Festival

21 February 2017 9:20 AM, PST | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

Austin’s annual South by Southwest Festival has released the list of performers who are set for the tenth edition of SXSW Comedy Festival, which includes Bob Odenkirk, Whitney Cummings, Michael Ian Black, and Wanda Sykes. The fest, which runs from March 10-17,  kicks off with Comedy Central's @midnight with Chris Hardwick Live, a special SXSW edition of the Emmy-award winning interactive late night game show. Also part of the list is NBCUniversal's Seeso, which will bring… »

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Whitney Cummings’ Directorial Debut ‘The Female Brain’ Nabbed by Hyde Park International (Exclusive)

1 February 2017 5:08 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Ashok Amritraj’s Hyde Park International is in tune with “The Female Brain,” a quirky relationship comedy that marks the directorial debut of comedian Whitney Cummings. The company has boarded the movie, which is in early post-production, and will represent it in all international territories.

Hyde Park will screen first footage to distributors in Berlin at the European Film Market, while CAA is handling North American domestic rights.

Written by Cummings and Neal Brennan, the film is based on the book by neuropsychiatrist Louann Brizendine. It charts the inner workings and complex power of brain chemistry among couples at different stages of their relationship. Cummings also stars in the ensemble comedy alongside Sofia Vergara, James Marsden, Lucy Punch, Toby Kebbell, Cecily Strong, Beanie Feldstein, Blake Griffin, and Deon Cole.

“‘The Female Brain’ is delightfully fresh and seriously funny,” said Hyde Park International President Carl Clifton. “Whitney Cummings shows that she »

- Patrick Frater

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Katherine Heigl & Rosario Dawson star in Unforgettable – UK Trailer & Poster

27 January 2017 9:54 AM, PST | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Author: Zehra Phelan

Katherine Heigl may have the face of an innocent angel, one that lures you into a false sense of security, so once you see her in her new role as a bit of a psycho in the trailer and poster for Unforgettable you may not look at her in the same way ever again.

Related: The Big Wedding Trailer with Katherine Heigl

This dramatic thriller is veteran producer Denise Di Novi’s (Crazy, Stupid, Love, Focus) first time in the director’s chair but it sees her reunite with Heigl who both worked on  Life as We Know It back in 2010. Heigl, who was last seen back in 2015 in Jenny’s Wedding and TV series State of Affairs seems to want to shake off being typecast in the romantic comedies and sink her teeth into something a little less saccharine and full blown bitter and twisted. It »

- Zehra Phelan

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UK poster for Unforgettable featuring Rosario Dawson and Katherine Heigl

27 January 2017 2:53 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Warner Bros. has released a new UK poster for Unforgettable, the upcoming dramatic thriller starring Katherine Heigl (Knocked Up) and Rosario Dawson (Daredevil). Check it out here…

Katherine Heigl stars as Tessa Connover, who is barely coping with the end of her marriage when her ex-husband, David (Stults), becomes happily engaged to Julia Banks (Dawson)—not only bringing Julia into the home they once shared but also into the life of their daughter, Lilly (Isabella Rice).  Trying to settle into her new role as a wife and a stepmother, Julia believes she has finally met the man of her dreams, the man who can help her put her own troubled past behind her.  But Tessa’s jealousy soon takes a pathological turn until she will stop at nothing to turn Julia’s dream into her ultimate nightmare.

Unforgettable is set for release on April 21st and features a cast that also includes Isabella Rice, »

- Gary Collinson

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Chrissy Teigen Gets Honest with Fans by Sharing Another Photo of Her Stretch Marks: ‘Whatevs’

19 January 2017 10:22 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Here’s what Chrissy Teigen has to say about her stretch marks: “Whatevs.”

On Wednesday, the supermodel Tweeted a photo of her leg, showing her stretch marks in all their glory. The former Sports Illustrated cover model, 31, captioned the photo with a simple, “Whatevs.”

It’s not the first time Teigen has gotten real about her body after having her 9-month-old-daughter Luna with husband John Legend. Four months after Luna was born, the supermodel mom unabashedly joked about her stretch marks on Snapchat. “lol my thighs have tributaries,” she captioned the photo of her legs. 

Whatevs pic.twitter.com/D »

- Blake Bakkila

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TVLine Items: Ugly Betty Reunion at Superstore, Jane's New Man and More

18 January 2017 11:31 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Superstore is staging an Ugly Betty father-daughter reunion.

Tony Plana — who portrayed Betty’s pops Ignacio on the ABC dramedy — will now play dad to America Ferrera on her NBC comedy, the network confirms.

RelatedWill & Grace Returns: NBC Officially Orders 10-Episode Revival

Plana’s guest spot, which was first announced by Ferrera via Instagram, airs Thursday, March 16 at 8/7c.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Jane the Virgin has cast Johnny Messner (The O.C.) as the confident and smarmy owner of the adults-only hotel next door to the Marbella, who shares a love/hate relationship with Petra, »

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Whitney Cummings Flashes the Crowd While Sitting Courtside at the Knicks — and She Got the Idea from Tinder?

13 January 2017 8:47 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Whitney Cummings is no stranger to going topless — but this time she took it to a whole new level.

The 2 Broke Girls star attended the New York Knicks game against the Chicago Bulls at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, and it’s safe to say that she successfully diverted the crowd’s attention from the game — at least for a few moments.

Cummings, 34, was sitting courtside when she decided to pull up her sweater and flash her nude-colored bra to the entire crowd — with a Jumbotron camera fixed right on her.

Yaaaassd @WhitneyCummings flashing the Jumbotron at the Knicks game #myidol

— neon and nonsense. »

- Aurelie Corinthios

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Whitney Cummings: 'The scariest place to perform standup is America'

12 January 2017 9:41 AM, PST | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

The outspoken comic talks about directing a ‘science comedy’ on the female brain, overcoming her battle with co-dependency and the cult of celebrity grief

At only 34, Whitney Cummings has packed an enormous amount of success – and a few notable failures – into her career. Named one of Variety’s “Comics to Watch” a decade ago, she went on to become a regular at Chelsea Lately and at the Comedy Central roasts. In 2011, she exploded – her sitcom Whitney premiered on NBC to withering reviews, only lasting two seasons; a short-lived talkshow would follow. At the same time, she was creating and executive-producing CBS’s 2 Broke Girls, a bona fide hit now in its sixth season.

Related: Comedy in 2017: Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and the French Seinfeld

Related: How comedians struggled to parody Donald Trump

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- Elise Czajkowski

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