William L Petersen - CSI star William L Petersen out with his wife Gina and two year old twins visit The Grove shopping Mall in West Hollywood - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 11th December 2013
With an apocalyptic asteroid strike due in three weeks, Dodge (Carell) wonders why he's still going to work at his dull insurance firm. Then he runs into Penny (Knightley), distraught because she's broken up with her boyfriend (Brody). Dodge wants to revisit his childhood sweetheart, while Penny wants to see her parents in Britain. And Dodge knows someone with a plane, so they team up. Along the road, they get help from a trucker (Peterson) and Penny's survivalist ex (Luke). But with the world ending, their priorities begin to shift.
Continue reading: Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World Review
Henry (Brody) takes a month-long assignment teaching at a tough school run by beleaguered principal Carol (Harden). Unflappable in the face of the unruly students, he calmly tries to get through to the teens. He clicks with fellow teacher Sarah (Hendricks). As a substitute, Henry's job is to maintain order, which seems like an impossible challenge. So he instead reaches out to a teen hooker (Gayle), thinking he might actually be able to make a difference in her life. But he can't help but wonder if he's doing more harm than good.
Continue reading: Detachment Review
Henry Barthes is a highly recommended substitute teacher, a compliment he doesn't really accept. His latest job is subbing at an inner city high school for a month, where exam grades are slipping; the pupils are unruly and the head teacher is under fire for the decline in standards there.
Continue: Detachment Trailer
George Eads, Lawrence Fishburne and William Petersen - George Eads, William Petersen, Lawrence Fishburne , Marg Helgenberger Los Angeles, California - attend the CSI 200th episode celebration held at the Universal Studios Stage 24 Tuesday 10th February 2009
There's a whiff of wilful quirkiness about this apocalyptic comedy-drama, but as the brittle humour...
An almost overpowering sense of hopelessness makes this education-system drama difficult to watch. Fortunately, it's...
Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World One night, Dodge and his wife...