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Steve Carell

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

Three years ago, an animated film about a villain whose life changes when he adopts three children as part of his evil plan, popped up out of nowhere. Today, the sequel to Despicable Me is all children (and a large number of adults) are…

Hope Springs (2012)

The devil who wore Prada and the man in Black go for marriage counselling in the romantic comedy Hope Springs. Steve Carrell plays it straight as the relationship 'guru' trying to reconcile prudish housewife Kay (Meryl Streep) and grumpy…

Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011)

Cal Weaver (Steve Carell) has been married to his high school sweetheart for 25 years. His world falls apart and he jumps out of a moving vehicle after his wife Emily (Julianne Moore) suddenly announces that she wants a divorce and…

Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011)

A romantic comedy with a nice, off-kilter take on the whole situation, this movie should please a lot of people as much as it pleased me. It’s not for everyone however – some folks claimed it was misogynistic nonsense while others claimed…

Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011)

Very often, the romantic comedy survives on formula and inevitability. Not that that necessarily makes it less successful - it's worked well for many a good movie. Nonetheless, it's admirable to see Crazy, Stupid, Love trying something more…

Date Night (2010)

Steve Carell and Tina Fey star in this comedy all about a normal, married couple who find themselves being pursued by dangerous men with guns, all because they pretended to be someone else so that they could get a table in a busy, trendy…