After the dazzling success of "Night at the Museum," director Shawn Levy once again gathered the cast of stars he used in the first film to work on the sequel, even though with few exceptions, sequels are usually box office tankers.
Japan's feel-good maestro Shinobu Yaguchi aims high, but comes in for a safe landing with "Happy Flight," a promotional-video-like movie on an accident-prone journey from Tokyo to Honolulu.
The universal groan from boyfriends still resonates whenever the latest romantic comedy breezes onto our cinema screens, but there is a lot to be learned in terms of what type of guy ultimately gets his girl.
As expected, "17 Again" has a pretty original take on the "do-over" comedy, where someone who is not satisfied with his own life gets to go back in his life to do-over a key moment or event that he continues to struggle with.
The timing couldn't have been better for a romantic comedy with a love-among-the-financial-ruins theme to come along. But if you're looking for a welcome mat for "New in Town," you won't find it here.
"The Pink Panther 2" slinks into theaters Friday with all the stealth of a monster truck with a bad muffler or a Howie Mandel game show.
Warning: If you are a little prudish or become easily offended, then don't see this film.
"Sexo con Amor (Sex With Love)" is a Chilean comedy about sex and relationships. The film portrays a society in which strict Catholic rules disappear once inside the bedroom or behind closed doors.