65% The Maze Runner Sep 19
61% A Walk Among the Tombstones Sep 19
43% This Is Where I Leave You Sep 19
83% Tracks Sep 19
92% The Guest Sep 17

Top Box Office

11% No Good Deed $24.3M
72% Dolphin Tale 2 $15.9M
92% Guardians of the Galaxy $8.1M
19% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $4.9M
20% Let's Be Cops $4.4M
89% The Drop $4.1M
37% If I Stay $3.9M
36% The November Man $2.8M
33% The Giver $2.6M
67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

Coming Soon

68% The Equalizer Sep 26
70% The Boxtrolls Sep 26
86% The Two Faces of January Sep 26
—— Two Night Stand Sep 26
91% Jimi: All Is by My Side Sep 26

New Episodes Tonight

100% Garfunkel and Oates: Season 1
—— Haven: Season 5
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
56% Married: Season 1
39% Rush: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
79% You're the Worst: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
—— Franklin & Bash: Season 4
—— The League: Season 6
56% Legends: Season 1
24% The Mysteries of Laura: Season 1
59% Red Band Society: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

87% Boardwalk Empire: Season 5
86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% Doctor Who: Season 8
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
90% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
79% You're the Worst: Season 1

The Girl Can't Help It Reviews

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J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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A veritable Parthenon of vulgarity and a supremely unfunny comedy that is pure eau de Fifty-Six.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

August 22, 2006
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
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Sure, the scenery is splashy and sporty in color and CinemaScope. But the show is as meager and witless as a cheap pin-up magazine joke.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

March 25, 2006
Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

Not one of Tashlin's better efforts.

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

August 11, 2006
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

Wild combination of cartoonish farce with seminal rock performances. Those milk bottles!

| Original Score: 4/5

August 15, 2004
Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

If Tashlin had had the nerve, he would have romantically paired Jayne Mansfield with Little Richard and set race relations in the United States forward by about thirty years.

Full Review Source: East Bay Express

April 28, 2011
Fernando F. Croce
Slant Magazine

Years before Kenneth Anger, Frank Tashlin located the decadent Babylon in Hollywood and found it not that different from the splashy Looney Tunes bonanzas he used to fashion during his salad days as an animator.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 3.5/4

August 8, 2006
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A sweet little fifties gem that should be viewed for the endearing tale and of course, who doesn't love Ms. Mansfield?...

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

May 16, 2010
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A pungent satire on the worlds of PR and rock music.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B-

February 12, 2010
Don Druker
Chicago Reader
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Tashlin's savage lampoon of American notions of success and fulfillment is hilarious and genuinely appealing.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

January 1, 2000
Brad Laidman
Film Threat

It's a great looking great sounding movie.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 4/5

December 8, 2002
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

Tashlin demonstrated an innate knowledge of the capacties offered by the Cinescope canvas.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle

March 10, 2003
Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: 3/5

June 29, 2005

May 24, 2003

Time Out
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June 24, 2006

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March 26, 2009
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