Posts tagged "Gigli"

6 of Our Favorite Jennifer Lopez Roles (PHOTOS)

The last time Jennifer Lopez headlined a major theatrical release was 2010's The Back-Up Plan. That's like a century of downtime in Hollywood Years. Leave it to Jason Statham and his permanent five-o'clock shadow to lure J.Lo back to the big screen in the new action thriller, Parker. To celebrate the former Fly Girl's return to theaters,…

By: Phil Pirrello / January 23, 2013

From Oscar Glory to ‘Gigli': 7 Stars Whose Careers Crashed After Winning Awards (PHOTOS)

A Bond girl. A hunter of man-sized sewer bugs. The lead in Boat Trip. These are just some of the less-than-expected roles actors have taken on following their brush with Oscar. This week, Jessica Chastain stars in Mama, a horror movie from a first-time director produced by genre luminary Guillermo del Toro. Although the pedigree…

By: Phil Pirrello / January 18, 2013

‘John Carter,’ ‘Gigli’ and ‘Pluto Nash': 11 Movies That Failed at the Box Office

Cloud Atlas isn’t the biggest box office disappointment ever, but it’s definitely its cousin. This past weekend, the ambitious sci-fi epic finished number 3 at the box office, opening with $9.4 million. Budgeted at $100 million, Atlas is hard-pressed to make back its money. Here’s a quick look at more big-budget films forever stuck i…

By: Phil Pirrello / October 30, 2012