BEN STILLER

  • 'The secret life of Walter Mitty' review: The film is tale of a wistful daydreamer January 3, 2014

    Cast: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, Sean Penn, Shirley Maclaine Director: Ben Stiller To understand why Ben Stiller would be interested in adapting the 1939 short story 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty', you only have to watch that episode of Ricky Gervais' BBC sitcom Extras, in which Stiller, playing himself,...
  • Friday Release 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty': Will it be Ben Stiller's 'Argo'? January 2, 2014

    New Delhi: The 48yearold actor Ben Stiller, who plays Walter Mitty in his new film 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' says struggling to connect with the world of romance through online dating like his character in the film would be his worst nightmare, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "It would be challenging for...
  • When Ben Stiller was stalked by a woman December 20, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actorfilmmaker Ben Stiller says he was once stalked by a female fan who pretended to be a journalist. The 48yearold says he started feeling like a part of mysterythriller 'Basic Instinct', reports femalefirst.co.uk. "I once had a strange, stalkertype woman. This was about 10 years ago. She showed up in...
  • Jennifer Aniston rubbishes pregnancy rumours August 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Aniston has laughed off the rumours of the baby bump and said it may be because she has gained a couple of pounds. The 44yearold feels people should stop speculation about her personal life. "It does feel a bit like they've exhausted the question, and also the speculations,"...
  • Jamie Foxx to receive MTV's Honorary Generation Award April 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Django Unchained' star Jamie Foxx will be awarded the highest honor at 2013 MTV Movie Awards for his huge contribution in the entertainment industry. The 45yearold actor, who also remains active as a musician and comedian, is set to receive the award at the ceremony which will be...
  • 10 funniest Oscar hosting moments of all time February 25, 2013

    Rookie Oscar host Seth MacFarlane casually slung a string of zingers at some of Hollywood's biggest names, including a musical tribute to female frontal nudity in the movies, as he launched the Academy Awards show on a decisively edgy note. It's never been easy hosting what is cinema's biggest night....
  • Masand: 'Madagascar 3' is light, breezy, enough fun June 9, 2012

    Cast: Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith, Chris Rock Director: Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath, Conrad Vernon After stopping off in Madagascar and Africa in the previous films, that gang of animal escapees from New York City zoo continues its globetrotting tour with a shiny, bright and somewhat breathless adventure through scenic European cities...
  • Friday Release: 'Madagascar 3', revival of circus June 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Google 'Madagascar' and two of your top three results will not be the country that lies off the coast of southeast Africa, but the DreamWorks Animation movie franchise. The first two installments have earned more than $1.1 billion worldwide. The third, 'Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted,' opens in...
  • Sneak peek: 'The Watch' May 31, 2012

    When you have Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Jonah Hill in the same film, it's bound to be a laugh riot. ...
  • 'Puss in Boots' steals second box office crown November 7, 2011

    Los Angeles: 'Puss in Boots' snatched the domestic box office title from a band of workingclass thieves in the new Eddie Murphy actioncomedy 'Tower Heist', studio estimates released on Sunday showed. 'Puss in Boots', an animated spinoff from the blockbuster 'Shrek' movies, nabbed an estimated $48 million in global ticket...
  • Friday Hollywood Releases: 'The Rum Diary' hits screens November 4, 2011

    Justin Timberlake's 'In Time', Ben Stiller's 'Tower Heist' and 3D Dolphin Tale are releasing on Friday. ...
  • Stiller to direct 'Secret Life Of Walter Mitty'? July 21, 2011

    London: Actor Ben Stiller will reportedly direct and star in "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty", a remake of the 1947 movie that starred Danny Kaye. The movie is based on a short story of the same name written by James Thurber and first published in 1939 in The New Yorker...
  • Masand's movie review: Night at the Museum July 25, 2009

    Cast: Ben Stiller, Amy Adams, Owen Wilson Direction: Shawn Levy Even more harebrained than the first installment, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian stars Ben Stiller once again as Larry Daley, who has quit his job as a museum night guard to become a rich and successful businessman whose company...
  • Masand's Verdict: Madagascar 2, a worthy sequel December 20, 2008

    Cast: Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith Director: Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath I'm a sucker for animation films, and when it comes packaged in a clever story, you've got my attention. Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa is another wacky romp through the wilderness, a very worthy followup to the first...
  • Ent Wrap: Ben Stiller honoured, Pitt furious with Aniston November 15, 2008

    Ben Stiller gets honoured for his stellar career in Hollywood by the Museum of the Moving Image; the muchelongated Hollywood triangle strikes again as Brad Pitt is furious over exwife Jennifer Aniston's comments. ...
  • Hollywood all set to tickle your funny bone in 2008 March 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Hollywood has some exciting new flicks in store for 2008, with George Clooney back in the director's chair in Leatherheads and Ben stiller aiming to tickle your funny bone with Tropic Thunder, along with Step Brothers starring Will Ferrell. The eversosexy George Clooney dons the director's hat yet again...