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"I wish I could start from scratch, just get it right this time..." Yep, this is a "don't watch" - did anyone even see The Ridiculous 6? I don't anyone who did. This is the next Netflix collaboration with Adam Sandler and it looks just as forgettable. Netflix has debuted this trailer for their new comedy The Do-Over, starring Adam Sandler and his long-time friend David Spade. The cast includes Paula Patton, Kathryn Hahn, Sean Astin, Luis Guzmán and Nick Swardson. The concept is intriguing, but that's about it - two guys try to reinvent themselves and end up getting into more trouble than they were expecting. This looks awful. Here's the first official trailer for Steven Brill's The Do-Over, direct from Netflix's YouTube: The life of a bank manager is turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure. »
- Alex Billington
Netflix has debuted a new trailer and poster for the upcoming comedy The Do-Over, which we have for you here…
Directed by Steven Brill (Little Nicky), the new comedy stars Adam Sandler (The Ridiculous 6) and David Spade (Grown Ups) and “follows a bank manager whose life is turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure.” The film is the second in Sandler’s lucrative four-picture deal with Netflix, after last year’s The Ridiculous 6.
Paula Patton (Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol), Kathryn Hahn (Tomorrowland), Luis Guzman (Narcos), Nick Swardson (The Ridiculous 6), Sean Astin (The Lord of the Rings), Matt Walsh (Ted), Catherine Bell (Bruce Almighty) and Michael Chiklis (Gotham) co-star.
The Do-Over is set for release on May 27th.
- Scott J. Davis
Back in October 2014, comedian Adam Sandler signed a groundbreaking deal with Netflix to produce and star in four new movies exclusively for the streaming service. The first movie to come out of this deal was the Western comedy The Ridiculous Six. Last month, we learned that the second movie is The Do-Over, with the streaming service releasing a brief teaser trailer. Today we have the first full trailer for this comedy, which sheds new light on the story.
In The Do-Over, Adam Sandler plays "Max" and David Spade plays "Charlie," old friends tired of their mundane lives who reunite at their 25th high school reunion for the ultimate mulligan: they decide to wipe the slate clean for a do­-over. After faking their deaths and assuming new identities, could their lives be better the second time around? The comedy is set for release on Netflix Friday, May 27, just in time »
Adam Sandler and David Spade fake their own deaths in the new trailer for Netflix’s “The Do-Over.” “I wish I could start from scratch, just get it right this time,” Spade’s character, Charlie, says. Shortly after, Sandler’s character, Max, walks back into Charlie’s life at their 25th high school reunion and the two decide to fake their own deaths and assume new identities. Also Read: Adam Sandler's Worst Movie Yet Has Netflix's Most-Watched Opening Ever The film also stars Paula Patton, Kathryn Hahn, Luis Guzman, Michael Chiklis, Sean Astin, Catherine Bell, Natasha Leggero, Nick Swardson, »
- Beatrice Verhoeven
Actress Doris Roberts, best known for playing the title character's mother in the hit sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond, passed away last night at the age of 90. The actress' son, Michael Canata, confirmed to Deadline that she died in her sleep last night from natural causes. Here's what the actress' Everybody Loves Raymond co-star Ray Romano had to say in a statement about her passing.
"Doris Roberts had an energy and a spirit that amazed me. She never stopped. Whether working professionally or with her many charities, or just nurturing and mentoring a green young comic trying to make it as an actor, she did everything with such a grand love for life and people and I will miss her dearly."
Famous friends and on-screen family are remembering Doris Roberts. Roberts died peacefully in her sleep of natural causes, People can confirm. She is survived by her son, Michael Cannata, daughter-in-law, Jane and three grandchildren. She was 90. Roberts' Everybody Loves Raymond costar Ray Romano, who played her TV son for nine seasons, expressed his condolences telling People, "Doris Roberts had an energy and a spirit that amazed me. She never stopped. Whether working professionally or with her many charities, or just nurturing and mentoring a young, green comic trying to make it as an actor, she did it all with such »
- Karen Mizoguchi
To my beloved Marie – Rip. pic.twitter.com/TtZCySQnLK
— Patricia Heaton (@PatriciaHeaton) April 18, 2016
We loved our mom, the great #DorisRoberts. A wonderful, funny, indelible actress and friend. pic.twitter.com/539JOa8EWo
— Phil Rosenthal (@PhilRosenthal) April 18, 2016
The sitcom’s star, Ray Romano, also issued a statement on the news on Monday: “Doris Roberts had an energy and a spirit that amazed me. She never stopped. Whether working professionally or with her many charities, or just nurturing and mentoring a young, green comic trying to make it as an actor, she did it all with such a grand love for life and people »
- Lamarco McClendon
Adam Sandler and his fellow The Do-Over stars are heading out on a comedy tour to promote the film’s upcoming premiere on Netflix. ‘The Do-Over’ Tour Netflix is sending Sandler, David Spade, Rob Schneider and Nick Swardson on the road for The Do-Over Tour, where the comedians and longtime pals will deliver live performances for […]
The post ‘The Do-Over’ Tour: Netflix Sends Adam Sandler And Comic Pals On Tour Ahead Of Movie Release appeared first on uInterview. »
- Chelsea Regan
Adam Sandler will unite with David Spade, Nick Swardson and Rob Schneider for The Do-Over comedy tour, which features seven American performances in May. The brief jaunt, presented by Netflix and featuring "special guests," will kick off May 19th in San Francisco and conclude on the 27th in Uncasville, Connecticut, according to a post on Sandler's Facebook.
The final show coincides with the Netflix premiere of Sandler's latest film, The Do-Over, in which he and Spade fake their own deaths in an attempt at a new life, only to discover »
Director Steven Brill (Mr. Deeds, Drillbit Taylor), has his latest Happy-madison production being released this coming May. The Do-over will be Adam Sandler’s second film in his four part deal with Netflix, following up his most recent, The Ridiculous Six. In addition to Adam Sandler and David Spade, the all-star cast also includes Paula Patton, Kathryn Hahn, Sean Astin, Catherine Bell, Michael Chiklis, Luis Guzman, Natasha Leggero, Nick Swardson, Torsten Voges, Renee Taylor and Matt Walsh.
Adam Sandler's The Do-Over premieres Friday, May 27, check out the teaser here.
Source: Netflix »
- Jonathan Ricco
The footage features plenty of gun play, car crashes, jumping off massive cliffs, young women in skimpy bikinis on the beach and repartee between the stars as Sandler and Spade decide to fake their own deaths.
“You sure about this, tough guy?” Sandler asks. “F— yeah,” a typically laid-back Spade replies.
The streaming service is releasing “The Do-Over” on May 27. Sandler and Spade starred in Netflix’s Western spoof “The Ridiculous 6” with Spade portraying General George Custer.
“Netflix got Ridiculous,” the trailer notes. “Now this Memorial Day, the madness continues.”
Besides “The Ridiculous Six,” Sandler and Spade also teamed on “Saturday Night Live” between 1992 and 1995 and on the “Grown-Ups” movies.
- Dave McNary
Don't have plans for Memorial Day? That's okay, Netflix has you covered! The streaming giant has just announced Memorial Day weekend as the launching date for their second original Adam Sandler movie following The Ridiculous 6. They've also released a short trailer teasing some of the big action and even bigger laughs that will be on display in this riff on 80s TV classic Magnum P.I.
The life of a bank manager is turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure in The Do Over! Netflix surprised everyone when they dropped this first look footage out of the blue, proving that they have one hot summer lined up. The Do Over will hit the worldwide streaming giant on Friday, May 27.
Keeping the proverbial foot pressed firmly on the pedal, Netflix has unveiled the latest Adam Sandler-fronted actioner on its way to the streaming service, a mere three months after the much-derided Ridiculous 6.
Entitled The Do-Over, Sandler’s latest creative effort has been pegged for launch on May 27. Starring opposite David Spade is Sandler’s bumbling bank manager, who finds his life “turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure.”
Sporting new identities with a fresh outlook on life to boot, what follows is a sleazy sizzle reel of low-key action shootouts and scantily-clad women. It’s by no means a trailer to win over the Sandler naysayers, particularly when you factor in the critical panning directed at Ridiculous 6, but we’ll reserve final judgement until we lay eyes on a full-length trailer.
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- Michael Briers
The first teaser trailer has arrived for Adam Sandler’s second Netflix film The Do-Over, which we have for you below…
The new film, the second of Sandler’s four-picture deal with the subscription service giant, follows last year’s The Ridiculous 6, which co-starred Rob Schneider and Taylor Lautner. That film was reportedly the most-watched on the service through its first month of release, so odds are the latest effort may fare just as well.
Directed by Steven Brill (Mr. Deeds, Little Nicky) and co-starring David Spade (Grown Ups), Paula Patton (Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol), Luis Guzman (Narcos) and Ridiculous 6 co-star Nick Swardson, the new film “follows a bank manager whose life is turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure.”
The Do-Over is set for release on Memorial Day, May 27th.
- Scott J. Davis
Adam Sandler’s second feature in the actor’s exclusive deal will premiere on the streaming service worldwide on May 27.
Steven Brill directed The Do-Over from a screenplay by Kevin Barnett and Chris Pappas about two unlucky men who fake their deaths and assume the personas of men who unbeknownst to them were in even more trouble than they were.
Sandler’s first film in the four-film deal, The Ridiculous 6, debuted on Netflix on December 11, 2015.
Netflix executives claimed at the CES show in January that the comedy Western was viewed more times in 30 days than any other feaure in the history of their service. »
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In his directorial debut, Kevin Pollak signs on an impressive roster of actors, comedians, stand-ups, writers, and more, all to come together and answer one of the most dumbfounding questions known comedy lovers everywhere: do you truly have to be miserable in order to be funny?
Actors from Sam Rockwell, Bobby Cannavale, Matthew Perry, Nick Swardson, William H. Macy, Tom Hanks, Maria Bamford, Lisa Kudrow, and more were on film talking about comedy and how they came to it, as were writer/directors Jon Favreau, Kevin Smith, Judd Apatow, Larry David, Marc Maron, Lewis Black, and more. And of course, a large score of comedians were in attendance, such as Jimmy Fallon, Amy Schumer, Martin Short, Whoopi Goldberg, Christopher Guest, Greg Proops, Jimmy Pardo, Penn Jillete, Jim Gaffigan, David Koechner, Kevin Nealon, Rob Delaney, James L. Brooks, Andy Richter. And of course a whole lot more people that offer some »
- Catherina Gioino
Here’s a New Year’s resolution for ya: I resolve to keep rockin’ yer F’n socks off! And to that end…
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I was going to start this ol’ revoltin’ review off with some of my award losing blather about how much I love the perfection of the heavy metal horror subgenre and how wonderful it is that Deathgasm is a sparklin’ new gem in that creepy catagory, but F that, my fiends. You know me, you know what makes my pants tight, and let me tell ya—this is F’n that!!!
Deathgasm concerns the adventures of two metalhead outcasts who join forces with a couple of D&D aficionados to form a garage band. What could go wrong there, I ask ya? Well, »
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- Tamika Jones
You may have noticed posters for the R-rated, stop-motion animated comedy Hell and Back throughout the summer and fall seasons in anticipation of its October release only to find it didn’t come to a theater near you. It was released and took in about $150,000 on the few screens it graced to the chagrin of a ton of hopeful Nick Swardson fans complaining on the movie’s Facebook page about their inability to watch. So this week brings with it a belated VOD Christmas gift for many. To all those who believe themselves one of these brave souls chomping at the bit, please look deep inside yourself and really ask whether Swardson is your God because his being merely a passing chuckle won’t be enough to save you.
- Jared Mobarak
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