|Hotel for Dogs 2009 PG, 100 min.|
Director: Thor Freudenthal
Cast: Emma Roberts, Jake T. Austin, Don Cheadle, Johnny Simmons, Kyla Pratt, Troy Gentile, Lisa Kudrow, Kevin Dillon, Ajay Naidu, Eric Edelstein, Robinne Lee, Yvette Nicole Brown, Andre Ware, Ruben Garfias, Jonathan Klein
When orphaned Andi (Emma Roberts) and her brother Bruce (Jake T. Austin) move into the home of their new foster parents (Kevin Dillon and Lisa Kudrow), they must give up their dog, Friday. They know that they cannot live without Friday and place Friday in an abandoned hotel that they turn into a shelter for stray animals. This works for awhile–until their caseworker Bernie (Don Cheadle) finds another home for Andi and Bruce. Their trespassing is discovered, and the dogs are impounded. But even this does not stop Andi and Bruce, and they find a way to rescue their beloved animals.
|The Kid & I 2005 PG-13, 93 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama
Director: Penelope Spheeris
Cast: Tom Arnold, Eric Gores, Linda Hamilton, Joe Mantegna, Henry Winkler, Richard Edson, Shannon Elizabeth, Brenda Strong, Arielle Kebbel, Yvette Nicole Brown, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Lee Curtis, Gabrielle Sanalitro, Laura Michel Kahwaji, Shaquille O'Neal
Tom Arnold wrote and stars in this story about a washed-up actor, Bill Williams, who is offered big money from billionaire Davis Roman (Joe Mantegna) to direct an action-hero film starring Davis' son, Aaron (Eric Gores), who suffers from cerebral palsy. Misadventures ensue as the two embark on the project, which, by story's end, will enhance both their lives.
|Little Black Book 2004 PG-13, 105 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance
Director: Nick Hurran
Cast: Brittany Murphy, Holly Hunter, Kathy Bates, Ron Livingston, Julianne Nicholson, Stephen Tobolowsky, Kevin Sussman, Rashida Jones, Josie Maran, Jason Antoon, Sharon Lawrence, Gavin Rossdale, Cress Williams, Dave Annable, Yvette Nicole Brown
Stacy (Brittany Murphy) produces a TV daytime talk show, "Kippie Kan Do" (Kathy Bates plays Kippie). As part of her job, Stacy digs into the seamy sides of the show's guests. When she gets hold of her boyfriend Derek's (Ron Livingston) Palm Pilot, through which she sets up meetings with his ex-girlfriends, Stacy oversteps her bounds and pays for it.
|1. Hotel for Dogs (2009)|
2. The Kid & I (2005)
3. Little Black Book (2004)
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