Tag Archive | Kevin Hart

Film Review & Trailer: The Upside

Film Review & Trailer: The Upside

Frances Winston reviews The Upside, a remake directed by Neil Burger Directed by: Neil Burger – Starring: Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, Nicole Kidman This is a remake of a French film called The Intouchables, which was a huge hit back in 2011. Based on the true story of wealthy Corsican French businessman, Philippe Pozzo di […]

US: ‘I’m over it:’ Comedian Kevin Hart rules out hosting the Oscars

US: ‘I’m over it:’ Comedian Kevin Hart rules out hosting the Oscars

(Reuters) – The actor, Kevin Hart, ruled out hosting this year’s Oscars, because he no longer had enough time to prepare for the show, days after saying he was evaluating his December decision to step down over criticism of past homophobic comments. He told ABC that he was no longer willing to discuss the anti-gay […]

Social slurs: The celebrities brought down by online homophobia

Social slurs: The celebrities brought down by online homophobia

Days after Kevin Hart was named as the host of next year’s Oscars, the US comedian has had to pull out in the wake of criticism over past homophobic tweets. But he is not the first celebrity to be caught out over anti-gay slurs. Here are three other examples: Manny Pacquiao

Film Review & Trailer: Jumanji – Welcome to the Jungle

Film Review & Trailer: Jumanji – Welcome to the Jungle

Frances Winston took a look at this remake of the much-loved film, Jumanji, and found that Jumanji – Welcome to the Jungle surpassed her expectations, with solid performances and great special effects Directed by: Jake Kasdan –  Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Bobby Cannavale After a slew of unoriginal reboots […]

Film Review & Trailer: Central Intelligence

Film Review & Trailer: Central Intelligence

Frances Winston feels that the plot for this film has been done to death, but if you’re just looking for a few laughs then this film fits the bill! Directed by: Rawson Marshall Thurber –  Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Amy Ryan, Aaron Paul, Danielle Nicolet, Jason Bateman, Melissa McCarthy I’m pretty sure that someone […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Wedding Ringer

Film Review & Trailer: The Wedding Ringer

Although the humour is a bit slapstick at times, Frances Winston enjoyed this movie based around the Big Day  Directed by: Jeremy Garelick Starring: Kevin Hart, Josh Gad, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Alan Ritchson, Cloris Leachman, Mimi Rogers, Ken Howard, Affion Crockett, Jorge Garcia, Josh Peck  Most people look to their circle of family and friends when […]

Review: About Last Night

Review: About Last Night

Frances Winston feels that this remake of the 1986 original is watchable and entertaining   Directed by: Steve Pink – Starring: Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall, Joy Bryant, Christopher McDonald, Adam Rodríguez, Joe Lo Truglio, Paula Patton If the title of this film seems familiar, that is because it is a loose remake of the […]