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In a year filled with meandering, unremarkable comedies, particularly ones where actors and filmmakers find themselves butting heads with the constant string of absurdity and ludicrousness that floods our daily news streams, “Daddy’s Home 2…

In 2008, coming off back-to-back critical and box-office disappointments with “Semi Pro” and “Blades of Glory,” Will Ferrell looked a little down and out. He returned to his writer/director buddy Adam McKay for “Step Broth…

As the temperature in Hollywood increases as studio heads, actors, directors and more are being taken to task for harassment, abuse, and assault, Paramount Pictures is putting the blinders on and pushing ahead with “Daddy’s Home 2.” T…

Last year, Mel Gibson was showing — through brutal wartime drama — the path to peaceful, non-violent resistance in “Hacksaw Ridge.” Now, the actor is keeping his grizzled exterior but putting it to comedic use in “Daddy’s Home 2,” which hopes to build off the sleeper success of the first film. Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg are back as the odd couple co-Dads, with Gibson and John Lithgow filling out the grandparent roles, in the sequel which finds the two very different families of the leading men, coming together for Christmas. Continue reading ‘Daddy’s Home 2’ Trailer: Mel Gibson Is Home For The Holidays at The Playlist.

Mel Gibson‘s comeback hasn’t quite hit the mainstream. While “Hacksaw Ridge” saw the actor/filmmaker back in the awards spotlight, he remained behind the camera for the grisly WWII drama. Thus far, in front of the camera, he’s mostly stuck to genre flicks like “Blood Father,” “Get The Gringo,” “The Expendables 3,” and “Machete Kills.” Well, now he’s hoping to be hugged by the public once again with a little help from Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg. Continue reading ‘Daddy’s Home 2’ Trailer: Mel Gibson Joins The Family at The Playlist.

Will Ferrell‘s filmography has been, more or less, stacked with his popular brand of outrageous, improv-felt comedy. The classics are well-known (“Anchorman,” “Old School” “Step Brothers,” “Talladega Nights,” “Elf“) but duds have happened as well (“Semi-Pro,” “Land of the Lost,” “Bewitched,” “Casa de mi Padre” “Get Hard,” “The Campaign“). Continue reading Will Ferrell To Star In Adaptation Of ‘The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window And Disappeared’ at The Playlist.

With Netflix and Amazon leading the charge, television networks are quickly realizing that streaming is the future. Particularly for traditional standbys like CBS, seeing audiences cut their cable cord and consume content elsewhere, when they want it, …

Elsewhere, ‘Baby Driver’ continued to impress, while Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler’s ‘The House’ is further demolished. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Box Office