Tag Archive: Teachers


here comes the boomStarring: Kevin James, Salma Hayek, Henry Winkler & Greg Germann
Written by Allan Loeb & Kevin James
Directed by Frank Coraci

A high school teacher turns to mixed martial arts to help fund his school’s music program.


Boom lands with a thud,
much like the crap P.O.D.
song it’s named after.

Grade: C


c2013
By Daniel J. Hoag
Here Comes the Boom is available on Blu-ray and DVD tomorrow.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1648179/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

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Starring: Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Bryan Cranston, Cedric the Entertainer & Taraji P. Henson
Written by Tom Hanks and Nia Vardalos
Directed by Tom Hanks

After losing his blue-collar job, a man enrolls at his local college where a new group of friends and an attractive teacher help him reinvent himself.


A movie that asks
How uncool can a two-time
Oscar-winner get?

Grade: C


c2011
By Daniel J. Hoag
Larry Crowne is available on Blu-ray and DVD on 11/15/11.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1583420/

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Lucy Punch, John Michael Higgins & Jason Segel
Written by Gene Stupnitsky & Lee Eisenberg
Directed by Jake Kasdan

An obnoxious, foul-mouthed, gold-digging teacher gets dumped by her fiance and sets her sights on a rich, handsome substitute while shrugging off the advances of the school gym teacher.


There’s no redemption
for this unlikeable hag
(or Diaz herself).

Grade: C


c2011
By Daniel J. Hoag
Bad Teacher is available on Blu-ray and DVD on 10/18/11.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1284575/