Latest Drillbit Taylor Stories

2011-03-07 12:54:00

NEW YORK, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- She tied the knot, but Lisa Lampanelli shows no signs of settling down in her one-hour World Television Premiere special, "Lisa Lampanelli: Tough Love," debuting Sunday, March 27 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. From the stage of Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet, IL, comedy's loveable "Queen of Mean" gets personal while discussing everything from life as a newlywed to her hilarious new money-making scheme. The insult comic star lives up to her reputation as she...

2008-08-06 03:00:35

By Daniel Neman, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Va. Aug. 6--The new stoner comedy "Pineapple Express" is endless, simply endless. Hey, maybe it could borrow one of those spare endings left over from "The Dark Knight." It wouldn't be a problem if the movie were actually funny, but it is most emphatically not. Which is sadly just what we have come to expect from the Judd Apatow comedy assembly line. Apatow has had a hand in releasing eight movies in 14 months -- four this summer alone. He is...

2008-07-01 06:00:31

By Gary Budzak, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jul. 1--'Ganges' Not Rated, $19.98 (Blu-ray: $28.99) There might be longer rivers in the world, but none is revered more than the Ganges, India's major river. The three-part BBC series takes viewers down the 1,500-mile waterway, looking at how people, land and wildlife are affected by its flow. Part one follows the sources in the Himalayas; the second examines the main section of the river; and the final part looks at its delta, which...

2006-06-20 01:39:02

By Tatiana Siegel LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Owen Wilson, who starred in the 2005 hit "Wedding Crashers," has signed on to star in the high-concept comedy "Drillbit Taylor" for Paramount Pictures. Steven Brill is in negotiations to direct. Based on an original idea by John Hughes, who wrote a 70-page scriptment a couple of years ago, "Drillbit" revolves around two high school freshmen who are targeted by the school bully on the first day of the school year. The boys hire what...

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