Famous for playing an overgrown child in his gravy train of dumb comedies, here Sandler doubles down on the dramatic heft he first showed in (2009), and pulls new depths of maturity out of the closet.
“ ‘I think we could have dinner sometime.’ ”Thompson said it wasn’t long before she had her answer: “I just said, ‘O. Thompson, who is now married to actor and producer Greg Wise, said she does regret rebuffing the offer. She's a wonderful woman, Helena." PHOTOS: Remember these crazy cheating scandals Another byproduct of the heartache?Director Noah Baumbach with actors Ben Stiller, Emma Thompson, Dustin Hoffman and Adam Sandler attend the “The Meyerowitz Stories” photocall during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 21, 2017 in Cannes, France. Johnson is back at the Cannes Film Festival, taking in a crucible moment for the fest and the industry at large.Adam Sandler and Ben Stiller play Danny and Matthew Meyerowitz, a pair of squabbling brothers who compete to eke out some love, or at least a smidgeon of respect, from their irascible, self-absorbed, pontificating father.He’s Harold Meyerowitz, a New York sculptor who’s a legend in his own mind, a lion in winter who’s convinced he’s never had the recognition he’s due.