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  1. 'Identity Thief': What the Critics Are Saying

    3:06 pm 2/8/2013

    Melissa McCarthy's comedic road trip with Jason Bateman fails to steal laughs on the big screen, critics say.Read more

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  2. Film Critic Rex Reed Calls Melissa McCarthy 'Hippo' and 'Tractor-Sized,' Faces Angry Backlash

    1:16 pm 2/8/2013

    In response, McCarthy's "Bridesmaids" director Paul Feig tweeted, "I cordially invite Mr. Rex Reed to go f--- himself."Read more

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  3. Box Office Report: Melissa McCarthy's 'Identity Thief' Heads to $30 Million, If It Can Weather Nemo

    1:15 pm 2/8/2013

    The Universal comedy -- pairing McCarthy with Jason Bateman -- is on course for a $10 million Friday and $30 million-plus weekend, but Winter Storm Nemo could derail those plans.Read more

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  4. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Identity Thief,' 'Side Effects' and More

    9:00 pm 2/7/2013

    What THR's critics say about the movies opening this week.Read more

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  5. Melissa McCarthy in Talks to Co-Direct Raunchy Comedy 'Tammy'

    12:18 pm 2/7/2013

    McCarthy would direct the project, in which she is also starring, with her husband and partner Ben Falcone. Read more

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  6. Box Office Preview: Melissa McCarthy's 'Identity Thief' Takes on Winter Storm Nemo

    10:49 am 2/7/2013

    The Universal comedy -- pairing McCarthy with Jason Bateman -- should win the weekend race easily, but the looming blizzard in the Northeast could dampen grosses as Steven Soderbergh's "Side Effects" also opens.Read more

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  7. Melissa McCarthy Sets Up 3 New Movies (Exclusive)

    9:27 am 2/6/2013

    McCarthy and her partner, husband Ben Falcone, are developing projects at Universal and Fox and have launched a new company called On the Day.Read more

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  8. Identity Thief: Film Review

    9:00 am 2/6/2013

    Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman star in this rough and tumble comic road movie from director Seth Gordon. Read more

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  9. Melissa McCarthy, Jimmy Kimmel Steal Each Other's Identities, Down to the Wardrobes (Video)

    12:33 pm 2/5/2013

    The comedic duo displayed just how easy it is to steal someone's personal information -- and took it to aesthetic extremes.Read more

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  10. Melissa McCarthy, Jason Bateman Drew Laughs On 'Identity Thief' Set

    9:58 am 2/5/2013

    At the Westwood premiere for Seth Gordon's new film, the duo's co-stars shared stories of non-stop laughter on set.Read more

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