Allison Janney

("Minions," from Universal Pictures)

Movie Review: ‘Minions’

Minions is about to make millions. And why shouldn’t it?

07/10/2015

(Melissa McCarthy stars in "Spy.")

Movie Review: ‘Spy’

(2½ stars out of 4)The targeted demographic is certainly Melissa McCarthy’s appreciative fans, but moviegoers steeped in the male-dominated superspy genre should be appreciative as well.

06/09/2015

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Faris And Janney Set To Host The ‘People’s Choice Awards’

The “People’s Choice Awards” airs live tonight from the Nokia Theatre at 9 p.m. EST (delayed PT) on CBS.

01/07/2015

(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Ben Affleck To Receive People’s Choice Award For Favorite Humanitarian

Two-time Academy Award winner Ben Affleck will receive the third annual “People’s Choice Award” for Favorite Humanitarian

01/06/2015

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 04: Actors Anna Faris and Allison Janney attend the People's Choice Awards 2015 Nominations Press Conference at The Paley Center for Media on November 4, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

Anna Faris And Allison Janney To Host ‘People’s Choice Awards 2015’

“Mom” stars Anna Faris and Emmy Award winner Allison Janney to host the “People’s Choice Awards 2015,” airing live Wednesday, January 7 on CBS.

11/05/2014

Aaron Paul, winner of the award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, Anna Gunn, winner of the award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, and Bryan Cranston, winner of the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, for the show 'Breaking Bad', attend the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Governors Ball held at Los Angeles Convention Center on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Modern Family,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ Win Top Awards At Primetime Emmys

“Modern Family” and “Breaking Bad” triumphed at Monday’s Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable fare retains the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series such as “Orange Is the New Black.”

08/26/2014

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Creative Arts Emmys Doled Out In Hollywood

The Creative Arts Emmys mix awards for technical disciplines with honors for guest acting, hosting a reality or reality-competition program and narrating.

08/18/2014

("Tammy" stars Melissa McCarthy, right, with Susan Sarandon as her grandmother.)

Movie Review: ‘Tammy’

The pathos and hard truths trotted out in the third act are crowbarred into this slapstick vehicle as if flown in from another movie.

07/03/2014

(Jason Bateman directs and stars in "Bad Words.")

Movie Review: ‘Bad Words’

The question is why he’s doing this, and we don’t get to find that out until the third act.

03/20/2014

(Max Charles and Ty Burrell are the voices of Sherman, left, and Mr. Peabody, right.)

Movie Review: ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’

Will the younger members of the audience get all the irreverently skewed historical references? No. Does that matter? Not really.

03/06/2014

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New On CBS Primetime: A Beginner’s Guide To ‘Mom’

Single mother Christy is newly sober, coping with the stresses of life when her estranged Mom re-enters her life.

09/09/2013

(Sam Rockwell and Liam James star in "The Way, Way Back.")

Movie Review: ‘The Way, Way Back’

This enjoyable comedy about a summer vacation that changes a teenager’s life goes right to the front of the class as a charmer, representing a sparkling alternative to the bombast of the summer movie season.

07/10/2013

(Image from Pixar Studios.)

Movie Review: ‘Finding Nemo 3-D’

Nearly a decade later, with all the technological advancement in the interim, “Nemo” remains a monumental achievement as well as a delightful and resonant entertainment.

09/13/2012

(Emma Stone, left, and Viola Davis are among the stars in the ensemble cast of "The Help.")

Movie Review: ‘The Help’

“The Help,” based on the book of the same name, is a racially charged but smartly understated portrait of the relationship between African-American maids and their white employers in Jackson, Miss. in the early 1960s.

08/10/2011

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Home Video Report: Psychological Dramas Among Week’s DVD Offerings

Allison Janney and Ally Sheedy are featured in “Life During Wartime,” a study of suburban agonies.

07/27/2011

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