July 16, 2010 in Features

‘Greenberg’ puts Stiller on a search for sanity

Philadelphia Inquirer

Ben Stiller stars as an aimless 40-year-old in “Greenberg.”
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Coming up

Among upcoming DVD releases (schedule subject to change):

Tuesday: “Cop Out,” “The Losers,” “The Runaways”

July 27: “Clash of the Titans,” “Repo Men”

Aug. 3: “After.Life,’ “Kick-Ass,” “A Prophet,” “Diary of a Wimpy Kid,” “The Ghost Writer,” “Sweetgrass,” “To Save a Life”

“Greenberg”: An aimless, single 40-year-old guy on the verge of a breakdown flees to Los Angeles, where he falls for his brother’s personal assistant. With Ben Stiller, Greta Gerwig, Rhys Ifans, Jennifer Jason Leigh. (1:47; R for some strong sexuality, drug use and profanity) • • • 1/2

“Chloe”: A wife’s ploy to test her husband’s faithfulness by hiring an escort jeopardizes her family. With Julianne Moore, Amanda Seyfried, Liam Neeson. (1:36; R for strong sexual content including graphic dialogue, nudity and profanity) • • 1/2

“Our Family Wedding”: Feuding fathers of a young couple try to squash their differences in time for the lovers’ upcoming wedding. With America Ferrera, Lance Gross, Forest Whitaker, Carlos Mencia. (1:43, PG-13 for some sexual content and brief strong profanity) • •

“The Bounty Hunter”: A divorced couple, one a bounty hunter, team to investigate a murder. With Jennifer Aniston, Gerard Butler, Christine Baranski. (1:50; PG-13 for sexual content including suggestive comments, profanity and some violence) • 1/2

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