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5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Movies this summer aren't too hot

Despite bright spots like 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,' we've mostly gotten stinkers like 'Sex Tape,' 'Hercules,' 'Transformers: Age of Extinction,' 'Tammy,' and 'A Million Ways to Die in the West' Hey, Hollywood - just because it's the dog days doesn't mean almost every summer movie has to be a dog.

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Related Topix: Indie, Hercules, Tammy, The Heat, Movies, Entertainment

20 hrs ago | The Hollywood Gossip

Melissa McCarthy: BANNED From Jenny McCarthy's Wedding

There's not a ton of family resemblance, but the two were apparently close at one point.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Celebrities, Jenny McCarthy

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Badger Herald Online

'Tammy' instills more awkward tension than comedic relief

"Tammy" is like a car crash you want to look away from but you feel like you can't because you just paid more than $10 to see it.

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Related Topix: The Heat, The Big Wedding, Celebrities, Susan Sarandon, Wedding

Mon Jul 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Scoop: MIKE & MOLLY on CBS - Monday, August 11, 2014

"McMillan and Mom" - Carl, Mike and Samuel take a road trip to Memphis to meet Carl's mother for the first time, on a rebroadcast of MIKE & MOLLY, Monday, August 11 on the CBS Television Network.

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Related Topix: Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Billy Gardell

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Melissa McCarthy misses in 'Tammy'

There are few people who are funnier these days than actress Melissa McCarthy . You may know her from her TV show, Mike and Molly , or you may remember her for her career-making role in Bridesmaids .

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Related Topix: The Heat, Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Soap Opera, Drama, Gilmore Girls, Celebrities, Sandra Bullock

Thu Jul 17, 2014

CBS Local

"Mike & Molly" To Air Weeknights This Fall

"Mike & Molly" will join The CW Philly's fall lineup, five nights a week, beginning September 22nd.

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Related Topix: Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards, Billy Gardell

Boston Herald

Liz Smith: Basking in the glow of criticism for Melissa McCarthy critique

So went an online exchange in response to an article in the Huffington Post about how "everybody" got it wrong regarding Melissa McCarthy's new movie, "Tammy."

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Related Topix: Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Soap Opera, Drama, Gilmore Girls

Mon Jul 14, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Tammy - Movie Review

Melissa McCarthy is clearly in a rut: the title character in this film isn't very far removed from her previous roles in The Heat and Identity Thief.

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Related Topix: Identity Thief, The Heat

WFNT-AM Burton

Weekend Box Office Report: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Conquers All

Riding a huge wave of strong reviews and even stronger buzz, ' Dawn of the Planet Apes ' opened big for a non-superhero, non-Transformers movie, leading a top 10 that's full of just as many hits as misses.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Identity Thief, The Heat

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Cleveland.com

'Bad Words,' 'The Lunchbox,' 'Adult World,' now on DVD and Blu-ray

A loophole lets an angry 40-year-old force his way into the national spelling bee, competing against children in front of raging parents, in this overlooked 2013 comedy .

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Related Topix: Identity Thief, Celebrities, Jason Bateman, Billy Bob Thornton, Netflix, Startups, Life of Pi, Movies, Entertainment

New Canaan News-Review

Susan Granger's review of

Having catapulted to stardom in "The Bridesmaids," "The Heat" and "Identity Thief," Melissa McCarthy has enough clout within the industry to co-write, produce and star in this ridiculously contrived comedy, collaborating with her husband, director Ben Falcone.

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Related Topix: The Heat, Identity Thief

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Interviews: Local Actor Hits Big Screen in TAMMY

This space is normally reserved for the shows and stars of local stages. But chances are that if you also watch a lot of TV, you've been seeing one of those local faces a lot lately.

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Related Topix: Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Soap Opera, Drama, Gilmore Girls, Wilmington, NC, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA)

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Davis: Talented McCarthy backed by great cast

In Tammy , she plays a woman having a really bad day. She's totalled her clunker car, gotten fired from her thankless job at a greasy burger joint and, instead of finding comfort at home, finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbour in her own house.

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Related Topix: The Heat, Identity Thief, Celebrities, Sandra Bullock

New York Post

The real queen of comedy is Melissa McCarthy, not Tina Fey

Tina Fey is the queen of comedy. We know because they've said so over at Vanity Fair, the Huffington Post, the Guardian, the Daily Mail and even in this paper.

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Related Topix: Identity Thief, Admission, The Heat, Books, Comedy, Bossypants, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live

Christianity Today

Review: Tammy

According to a lot of what's been written about her, Melissa McCarthy is a sort of "everywoman," the rare down-to-earth movie star with non-runway looks to whom women can relate.

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Related Topix: The Heat

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Movie Review: 'Tammy' is a joyous surprise for Melissa McCarthy Fans

After watching the trailer for " Tammy ," it's easy to feel sorry for actress Melissa McCarthy .

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Related Topix: Identity Thief, The Heat

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

'Tammy' has stellar cast, but doesn't shine

When you see the names Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Dan Aykroyd, and Allison Janney in the movie credits, it would be natural to plunk down the $50 and be the first in line.

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Related Topix: The Heat, Horror Movies, Thelma & Louise, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, The Hunger, Dead Man Walking, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Susan Sarandon

Christian Science Monitor

Melissa McCarthy and 'Tammy' director Ben Falcone discuss the new film

Melissa McCarthy stars in the movie 'Tammy,' which her husband Ben Falcone directed and which the two co-wrote.

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Related Topix: The Heat, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Examiner.com

'Tammy': Improves with age

If ever a movie was not what was expected, " Tammy " is that moviea and that is a very good thing.

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Movies.com

Box Office Report: 'Transformers' Wins Again, but Fireworks Shine on Limited Releases

Nothing like a little chaos at the box office. Actually, three subpar and poorly-received new releases fighting over the scraps of what Michael Bay has left them is hardly an interesting sort of chaos.

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Related Topix: Identity Thief, The Heat, Mike and Molly, Entertainment, Television, Soap Opera, Drama, Gilmore Girls

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