Comedy movies

FILE - In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019, file photo, Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Dark Phoenix." Lawrence will star in the Adam McKay comedy “Don't Look Up” for Netflix. The streaming giant on Wednesday announced that it acquired the the project. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
February 19, 2020 - 7:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer Lawrence will star in the Adam McKay comedy “Don't Look Up” for Netflix. The streaming giant on Wednesday announced that it acquired the the project. McKay, who wrote the script, will direct the film about two low-level astronomers who go on a media tour to warn of an...
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February 19, 2020 - 6:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer Lawrence will star in the Adam McKay comedy “Don't Look Up” for Netflix. The streaming giant on Wednesday announced that it acquired the the project. McKay, who wrote the script, will direct the film about two low-level astronomers who go on a media tour to warn of an...
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This image released by Fox Searchlight shows Will Ferrell, left, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Kristofer Hivju in a scene from "Downhill," a remake of the Swedish film "Force Majeure." (Jaap Buitendijk/Fox Searchlight via AP)
February 12, 2020 - 3:20 pm
The foreign-language film remake has never been the most esteemed sort of Hollywood production, but the timing of “Downhill,” a remake of Ruben Östlund’s 2014 Swedish film “Force Majeure,” hasn’t done it any favors. “Downhill” skies into theater just days after the historic Oscar victory for Bong...
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Warren Leight arrives at a Manhattan courthouse to testify in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial in New York, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
February 07, 2020 - 5:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Their defense off to a rocky start, Harvey Weinstein's lawyers look to rebound Friday by bringing in a film director in hopes of dashing the credibility of a rape accuser who acknowledged abusing prescription drugs during a movie shoot before the alleged assault. Warren Leight wrote...
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Han Yeri, from top left, Steven Yeun, director Lee Isaac Chung, Yuh Jung Youn, from bottom left, Alan Kim, and Noel Cho pose for a portrait to promote the film "Minari" at the Music Lodge during the Sundance Film Festival on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP)
February 03, 2020 - 4:21 pm
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — When the 36th annual edition of the Sundance Film Festival wrapped Sunday after 11 days of snow and cinema, it had ushered in an avalanche of new voices. The festival, a wintery bastion of independent film held in the ski town of Park City, has worked harder than most similar...
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This image released by NBC shows filmmaker Sam Mendes accepting the award for best motion picture drama for "1917" at the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020. (Paul Drinkwater/NBC via AP)
January 06, 2020 - 6:57 am
The 77th Golden Globes were meant to be a coronation for Netflix. Instead, a pair of big-screen epics took top honors Sunday, as Sam Mendes’ technically dazzling World War I tale “1917” won best picture, drama, and Quentin Tarantino’s radiant Los Angeles fable “Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood” won...
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This image released by NBC shows filmmaker Sam Mendes accepting the award for best motion picture drama for "1917" at the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020. (Paul Drinkwater/NBC via AP)
January 06, 2020 - 1:19 am
The 77th Golden Globes were meant to be a coronation for Netflix. Instead, a pair of big-screen epics took top honors Sunday, as Sam Mendes’ technically dazzling World War I tale “1917” won best picture, drama, and Quentin Tarantino’s radiant Los Angeles fable “Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood”...
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Brett Gelman, from left, Sian Clifford, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Andrew Scott, from the cast of "Fleabag," pose in the press room with the award for best television series, musical or comedy, at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
January 05, 2020 - 11:08 pm
Quentin Tarantino’s radiant Los Angeles fable “Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood” won best film, comedy or musical, at the 77th Golden Globes on Sunday, along with best supporting actor for Brad Pitt and best screenplay for Tarantino. While the streaming services made greater inroads into the...
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Brett Gelman, from left, Sian Clifford, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Andrew Scott, from the cast of "Fleabag," pose in the press room with the award for best television series, musical or comedy, at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
January 05, 2020 - 10:52 pm
“Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood” has won best musical or comedy film at the Golden Globes. Earlier, Brad Pitt won best supporting actor for his performance in Quentin Tarantino's movie. THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. AP’s earlier story follows below. Brad Pitt's hunt for his first acting...
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Brad Pitt arrives at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
January 05, 2020 - 10:50 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on on the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards honoring achievements in television and film and being presented Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 7:45 p.m. The Golden Globe for best picture, musical or comedy goes...
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