Chris Tucker

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2013

    Twenty buddy cop movies worth seeing again

    With Friday's release of The Heat (Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy), another buddy cop movie joins a film library filled with explosions, oddball pairings and broad humor. While the genre's been compacted into a cliche over the years (especially immediately following its heyday in the late '80s and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2013

    A field guide to the five worst types of hecklers

    At some point during their comedy careers, every stand-up has to deal with a heckler. A truly annoying heckler can derail even experienced comedians as well as make audiences uncomfortable. While most hecklers think they're being funny and can be shamed into silence with a pithy rejoinder from a tal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Chris Tucker: Five reasons why we love him

    If it weren't for his recent, surprisingly tender performance in the Oscarific Silver Linings Playbook, Chris Tucker would be in danger of only being known for his massive IRS debt. But now he's back, not only in his first film in years but on the road performing standup, which was what first brough ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 21, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 1, 2013

    March's top ten comedy shows

    March holds a variety of options for comedy fans -- from a new night in Boulder to the appearance of such '90s nostalgia faces as Chris Tucker and the duo from Loveline. Click ahead to see what side-splitting adventures await as we laugh our way out of the winter chill. See also: - Ben Kronberg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    The ten best movies featuring rappers

    Wu-Tang has been immersed in kung-fu for so long, it was inevitable that one member of the Clan would make a major appearance in a martial arts movie at some point. The RZA appeared briefly in Ghost Dog in 1999, but only for a passing moment, though he did produce the soundtrack. In The Man with the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family is this week's most ridiculous trailer

    ​It's a pretty sad statement about race in America that every black man in Hollywood except Will Smith and Chris Rock is still somehow required to have a fat, sassy, female alter-ego to periodically provide the machine with a few cheap yuks about -- looka here, kids! -- how black women are, fa ... More >>

  • Film

    January 10, 2008

    First Sunday

    Ice Cube and Tracy Morgan get religion in First Sunday.

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2007
  • Film

    August 9, 2007

    Rush Hour 3

    The third time's the guilty pleasure for Tucker and Chan's buddy cop franchise.

  • Film

    December 1, 2005

    Fall of Usher

    In the Mix can't keep up with its likable star.

  • Music

    July 24, 2003

    Something Underground

    Slides (Self-released)

  • Culture

    December 27, 2001

    Sly Foxx

    He steals Ali, but will Hollywood give Jamie Foxx a shot at the title?

  • Film

    August 2, 2001

    Flush Hour

    Rush Hour 2 is as light on its feet as a dead elephant.

  • Film

    March 23, 2000

    Jet Set

    Romeo Must Die packs a Hong-Kong style wallop.

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    May 13, 1999
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    September 24, 1998
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    May 8, 1997
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    October 11, 1995