Christy Lemire

Final 'Potter' film is sad and satisfying...

If last year's Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 marked the beginning of the end with a gripping feeling of doom and gloom,... Read more

Tyler Perry has good opening with 'Bad'

LOS ANGELES -- Being bad is good for Tyler Perry, whose latest movie, "I Can Do Bad All By Myself," opened at the top of the box office this... Read more

'Extract ' is a bland, unappetizing concoction

LOS ANGELES --- Ten years ago, Mike Judge satirized the absurdities of the workplace experience from the perspective of put-upon employees with... Read more

Review: You've met 'Beth Cooper' before

LOS ANGELES - Somewhere inside "I Love You, Beth Cooper," there lies a high-school comedy in the same vein as the great John Hughes movies of the... Read more

'Sister's Keeper' raises tough questions

LOS ANGELES - "My Sister's Keeper" is a shameless weepy, one of the most manipulative and fundamental of genres, but it also raises some... Read more

'Star Trek' bold, but with some trouble

LOS ANGELES - J.J. Abrams' hugely anticipated summer extravaganza "Star Trek" boldly goes to the past within the distant future of the "Trek"... Read more