Tag: Buried Treasures

Revisiting JERSEY GIRL (2004)

By Nick Maylor 2003 was a pretty abysmal year for Ben Affleck’s career. He appeared in three films that year, Daredevil, Paycheck, and Gigli (now considered one of the worst movies ever made). The bad press from Gigli was compounded by the overexposure of Ben Affleck’s relationship and subsequent breakup with his co-star, Jennifer Lopez. None of this was…

10 Great Comedic Performances from Dramatic Actors

By Nick Maylor There are many examples of comedic actors giving great dramatic performances. People like Steve Carrell, Bill Murray, Jonah Hill and even Jim Carrey have successfully taken their fame as comedic stars and turned only to give strong performances in dramatic fare. Here, I am focusing on the opposite; actors primarily known for…