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Film, "Cedar Rapids": An Innocent Insurance Salesman Cuts Loose

"Cedar Rapids": An Innocent Insurance Salesman Cuts Loose

Fresh from Sundance, Miguel Arteta's amiable Cedar Rapids is a mild comedy of embarrassment, set in the dark heart of Middle America and starring sitcom secondario Ed Helms (The Office's obnoxious angry salesman Andy Bernard) as Tim Lippe, a prematurely…
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Film, <i>Buck</i> Teeth

Buck Teeth

The bewildering penchant of recent American movies for glorifying the lovable naif, the perpetual adolescent, and the village idiot takes a strange new turn in Miguel Arteta's dark comedy Chuck & Buck. Arteta's hero, Buck O'Brien (Mike White), is a…
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Film, Reel World

Reel World

Something Wild"What interests me is the idea of self-repair," Chuck & Buck director Miguel Arteta confides during a San Francisco stopover. "I like movies about damaged goods, about people who don't have the skills to deal with life but are…
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Soap Espanol

Star Maps Directed and written by Miguel Arteta. Starring Douglas Spain, Efrain Figueroa, Kandeyce Jorden, and Lysa Flores. Opens Friday, Aug. 8, at the Lumiere. Star Maps was a hit at Sundance this year; Fox Searchlight, a subsidiary of 20th…
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