She has an upcoming major release that might revive her popularity. (Co-stars include Ryan Reynolds, Mark Ruffalo and Zoe Saldana.)

Sidetrack #1: By the way, I think Ryan Reynolds has now replaced Greg Kinnear as “the hardest-smirking man in show business.”

Sidetrack #2: Did you know … Kinnear played Bob Hope in a film released not long ago about some feminists who conspire to disrupt a pageant.