The trailers for Office Christmas Party did exactly what trailers are supposed to. It made the movie look like a raucous good time, worth the price of admission of time commitment. The problem is the trailers did so at the expense of most every funny bit in the movie. The latest in
In his 2010 film The Other Guys, writer/director Adam McKay masked his disgust with the Great Recession and the financial industry in a Will Ferrell comedy. The end credits even came with nifty infographics explaining just how bad greed has gotten in the corporate world. The message didn’t take. Nobody
To think of the ‘man-child’ sub-genre of comedy movies that has spawned in the last decade or so, there are a few names that come to mind. There’s the dreck that Adam Sandler tends to vomit out of his brain and release into theaters, and then there’s the hit-or-miss stylings
‘The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!’ Elf is such a fantastic Christmas movie that the entire family, kids and all, can enjoy. Elf is about a human who thinks he’s an elf stuck in a Christmas elf’s world at the North Pole.
Having posted two chick flick Gift Guides (Vintage Chick Flicks | Chick Flicks 101), to help girls and guys alike pick great holiday gifts for their favorite chick-flick-lovers, it seems only fair to offer some dude-centric guidance too. Combining personal knowledge with input from some members of the fabulous Screen Invasion Team,
This week we have two big releases! I’d say the biggest one is The Campaign with Safety Not Guaranteed as the other big release. The Campaign was one of the big comedies that came out during the summer and Safety Not Guaranteed definitely got some buzz as a great film.
Well with the election just one week away, it only seems fitting that The Campaign, a story of a life long small town resident, Zach Galifianakis running for Congressman of North Carolina against the established incumbent, Will Ferrell. The two of them run, well, a not-so-clean campaign, and the fun and
Just in time for the real life elections, The Campaign starring Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis is now out on Blu-ray/DVD! To celebrate, we’re giving away a copy to two of our lucky readers! Keep reading to see what is on the home video release and enter to win at the bottom of this post. The
Perhaps the biggest stories of note this week involve the 50th New York Film Festival: Ang Lee’s big-scale adventure Life of Pi will kick things off, while Robert Zemeckis’ drama Flight will close out the fest. Even before these announcements, these films seemed like good bets for Oscar consideration, but
There really isn’t a better time for a movie like The Campaign to be released in theaters. As the campaign for the 2012 presidential election gears up, satirical and often outrageous parodies of everything that perceived to be wrong with politics come front and center, and when two comedic powerhouses
Check out these politic ads for the characters Marty Huggins, played by Zach Galifianakis and Cam Brady, played by Will Ferrell. Marty Huggins: Cam Brady: The synopsis: In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by
Coming in during the wake of Bridesmaids, the trailer for Bachelorette has arrived with the same hilarious, independent women feel. We are again in the crazy wedding world. Regan, played by veteran Kirsten Dunst, is shocked when Becky, a.k.a. Pig Face played by breakout comedian Rebel Wilson, gets engaged before
It’s that time again: another weekly DVD/Blu-Ray Roundup! Here are the new releases for the week and my opinion on whether you should Skip It! Rent It! or Buy It! This weeks big releases are Friends With Kids, Salmon Fishing in The Yemen, and Get The Gringo. Three very different
A teaser trailer for Anchorman: The Legend Continues has finally hit the web. We had heard last week that this teaser trailer was attached to The Dictator when you see it in theaters but no web copy had been posted. The awesome people at FunnyorDie.com posted the teaser featuring the