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Patton Oswalt, Amy Poehler, Sarah Silverman, Adrian Grenier, and Werner Herzog are among the more than 80 actors, directors, and academic and civic leaders who are collaborating on the digital series We the Economy: 20 Short Films You Can’t Afford to Miss. Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Productions and Morgan Spurlock’s Cinelan will produce the series of informative and entertaining films that tackle serious economic issues.
“At its core, the vision of this project is to fuse artistry and storytelling with economic expertise to engage the public in a truly informed dialogue about the U.S. economy,” says Carole Tomko, »
- Jeff Labrecque
A new TV spot for Dumb And Dumber To has been released online.
Expanding on the film's first trailer, we see more of the pair going in search of Harry's long-lost daughter.
Harry's infamous mutt car makes a return along with the pair's rendition of 'Mockingbird'.
Dumb and Dumber To opens on November 14 in the Us and December 19 in the UK.
Universal Pictures just unveiled a TV spot for its upcoming "Dumb and Dumber" sequel, called "Dumb and Dumber To," which brought back Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels. Check it out below. The new movie takes place twenty years after the original film and focuses on Lloyd (Carrey) and Harry (Daniels) in search for Harry's daughter in order to get a kidney from her. Rob Riggle, Kathleen Turner, Laurie Holden, Cam Neely (played Sea Bass in original) and Brady Bluhm (played Billy in 4C in original) co-star, while Jennifer Lawrence and several other celebrities are expected to make cameos. "Dumb and Dumber To" is once again directed by the Farrelly brothers and is set to hit theaters on November 14th. TV Spot: »
Ahead of its release later this year, the first TV spot for the comedy sequel Dumb and Dumber To has arrived online today, and we have it for you below after the official synopsis…
Dumb and Dumber To reunites Jim Carrey (Bruce Almighty) and Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom) as Lloyd and Harry, and co-stars Kathleen Turner (The Virgin Suicides), Laurie Holden (The Walking Dead), Rob Riggle (The Other Guys), Steve Tom (The Campaign), Rachel Melvin (Days of Our Lives) and Oscar Winner Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games) alongside the returning Cam Neely (Sea Bass) and Brady Bluhm (Billy in 4C).
Dumb and Dumber To is set for release on November 14th in the States and December 19th in the UK. Watch the trailer here.
The post First TV spot for Dumb and Dumber To appeared first on Flickering Myth. »
- Gary Collinson
They're back! Harry and Lloyd, played by original stars Jeff Daniels and Jim Carrey, have returned for "Dumb and Dumber To" (a whopping twenty years after the first movie), and judging by a new TV spot, the silliness has not only returned in a big way but looks like it might be even more effective than the first time around.
The little teaser starts off with the super annoying "Mockingbird" song from the original film, before running through brief details of the film's plot (Lloyd and Harry go on a cross-country mission to track down Harry's long lost daughter) and giving us a whole bunch of goofy nonsense. To quote Lloyd: I like it a lot!
Original filmmakers Peter and Bobby Farrelly return for the sequel, which also stars Laurie Holden, Kathleen Turner, Rob Riggle and, in a cameo role, Jennifer Lawrence (playing a younger version of Turner's character). Maybe »
- Drew Taylor
Harry and Lloyd are back to their antics in a new TV spot for Peter and Bobby Farrelly's highly anticipated comedy sequel Dumb and Dumber To. The pair head on a road trip to find a child Harry never knew. Watch as their journey begins in this first TV spot.
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprise their signature roles as Lloyd and Harry in the sequel to the smash hit that took the physical comedy and kicked it in the nuts: Dumb and Dumber To. The original film's directors, Peter and Bobby Farrelly, take Lloyd and Harry on a road trip to find a child Harry never knew he had and the responsibility neither should ever, ever be given.
Dumb and Dumber To: Posters
Universal has released the first Dumb and Dumber To TV spot. Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels return 20 years later to reprise their roles in the sequel as Lloyd and Harry head on a road trip to find a child that Harry never knew he had. You may seen most of these jokes in the first trailer or the international trailer, but there are a few new gags in the TV spot. Rachel Melvin, Kathleen Turner, Brady Bluhm, Laurie Holden, Steve Tom, and Rob Riggle also star. Peter and Bobby Farrelly also returned to direct the November 14 release. Hit the jump to watch the new Dumb and Dumber To TV spot. Official synopsis: Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprise their signature roles as Lloyd and Harry in the sequel to the smash hit that took the physical comedy and kicked it in the nuts: Dumb and Dumber To. The original film’s directors, »
- Brendan Bettinger
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprise their signature roles as Lloyd and Harry in the sequel to the smash hit that took the physical comedy and kicked it in the nuts: Dumb and Dumber To. The original film’s directors, Peter and Bobby Farrelly, take Lloyd and Harry on a road trip to find a child Harry never knew he had and the responsibility neither should ever, ever be given.
Have a look at the first TV Spot below.
Source: Universal Pictures »
- Kellvin Chavez
Just Before I Go follows a suicidal man who encounters a few surprises as he heads back to his home town and prepares to shuffle off his mortal coil.
Kevin Kasha of Starz brokered the deal with Wme Global. »
- email@example.com (Jeremy Kay)
The French period film focuses on two years of the life of the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor. She engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status. [Source: Deadline]
Starz has secured the North American rights to Courteney Cox's dark comedy feature directorial debut "Just Before I Go". Seann William Scott, Rob Riggle, Garret Dillahunt, Kate Walsh, David Arquette and Olivia Thirlby star.
David Flebotte's script follows a suicidal man who encounters a few surprises as he heads back to his home town and prepares to shuffle off his mortal coil. [Source: Screen]
- Garth Franklin
The dark comedy about depression debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival, and the deal closed this week at the Toronto Film Festival.
The “Friends” star’s first behind-the-camera effort stars Seann William Scott (of “American Pie” fame) as a suicidal man who goes home to wrap things up with people he thinks he’s wronged. The film co-stars Cox’s ex-husband David Arquette, Rob Riggle, Garret Dillahunt, Kate Walsh, and Olivia Thirlby.
The deal was negotiated by Wme Global and Kevin Kasha, Starz’s head of acquisitions.
- Brent Lang
In the late afternoon of Sept. 5, celebrities, researchers and others interested in fighting for our health merged at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood for the fourth biennial fundraiser for Stand Up To Cancer – an event that executive producer Gwyneth Paltrow called a “labor of love for the entertainment community.”
The one-hour event, which started at 5 p.m. in Los Angeles, was aired commercial-free on ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC. It also aired on broadcast and cable outlets in the U.S. and Canada and was streamed live on both Hulu and Yahoo. (Mike Myers assured the audience of this during his segment when he said technical difficulties wouldn’t allow him throw to next presenter Ben Stiller, who was in Toronto. “Evidently, lightening has struck something in Toronto, because I am doomed never to have a live telecast without controversy,” the comedian said, referencing his time on stage with Kanye West »
- Whitney Friedlander
Funny man Steve Carell, Modern Family star Sofia Vergara, Foo Fighters‘ front man Dave Grohl, and other famous faces are joining in the fight against cancer. On September 5th, the Entertainment Industry Foundation will be holding their fourth biennial telethon, Stand Up To Cancer.
This one-hour event will air across 32 broadcast and cable networks as well as stream on Hulu and Yahoo. Instead of the traditional phone banks where viewers can call in and donate, SU2C will feature a “digital lounge” hosted by news anchor, Katie Couric. All the stars who have signed up to be part of the initiative will be dialing out to supporters through a new campaign called “We’re Calling You.”
For information on how to sign up to be on the call list, see the full list of channels broadcasting the event, and to get the names of all the stars who have signed up to take cancer down, »
- Ali Read
As we look in the rearview mirror of the summer blockbusters, September heralds the start of the fall movie season. Filled with Hollywood heavyweights and A-listers, here’s our Big list of the most anticipated movies coming to cinemas this autumn and during the holidays.
Our exhaustive list includes films that are playing at the upcoming Toronto Film Festival as well the ones that already have a theatrical release date. With the awards season on the horizon, we also added a few bonus films at the end to keep your eye out for in the months ahead.
Pull up a chair, grab a pen and paper and get ready for Wamg’s Guide to the 100+ Films This Fall And Holiday Season.
We kick it off with what’s showing in Toronto at the film festival that runs September 4 – 14.
- Movie Geeks
Stars: Jake Johnson, Damon Wayans Jr., Nina Dobrev, Andy Garcia, Rob Riggle, James D’Arcy, Keegan-Michael Key, Jonathan Lajoie, Tom Mardirosian, Natasha Leggero | Written by Luke Greenfield, Nicholas Thomas | Directed by Luke Greenfield
There are few things as quietly distressing and disappointing to the film fan as seeing people you like and admire feature in movies that are total turd. Such is the case with Let’s Be Cops. I really like Jake Johnson. If you read my Frightfest review of Creep you’ll probably have noticed that I spent about a third of that gushing about Safety Not Guaranteed, the Johnson-starring offbeat dramedy in which he is really good as a louche journalist. He is also really good in New Girl. So good, in fact, that he pretty much carried the show for the first half season it takes to get used to how annoying Zooey Deschanel is in it. »
- Jack Kirby
Director: Luke Greenfield; Screenwriters: Luke Greenfield, Nicholas Thomas; Starring: Jake Johnson, Damon Wayans Jr, Nina Dobrev, Andy Garcia, Rob Riggle, James D'Arcy, Keegan-Michael Key; Running time: 104 mins; Certificate: 15
The arrival of Let's Be Cops, a comedy about two no-hopers who don uniforms, buy a used squad car off eBay and pose as police (hijinks naturally ensue), could not feel more ill-timed considering it comes in the same month as the fatal shootings in Ferguson, Missouri, and the subsequent civil unrest. With blanket media coverage questioning the competency and culpability of police, do we really need to be seeing a film that treats the job as a lark? Does anybody really aspire to be a police offer right now?
Awkward timing, however, doesn't really disguise the fact that Let's Be Cops is an absolute stinker from start to finish. If the Jump Street movies are shining examples of how to successfully »
In a summer that seems to be lacking in truly great, original comedies, Let’s Be Cops certainly has the potential to break the mould and offer something a little different. With a host of great weapons in its arsenal, including two rising stars in Damon Wayans, Jr. and Jake Johnson, we also see them joined by the talented leading lady Nina Dobrev, and a revered Andy Garcia as the film’s chief antagonist. The premise itself is the stuff of comedy gold – two ne’er-do-wells from Los Angeles dress up like cops and use the power that comes along with the position to do everything from smoking marijuana in public, getting into trendy night clubs, and turn the tables on those who’ve wronged them in the past. But halfway through this film, it simply becomes all too familiar.
Jake Johnson is Ryan, a disgraced former college football star »
- Damen Norton
Director: Luke Greenfield.
Running Time: 104 minutes.
Synopsis: Two friends attend a costume party as cops and quickly realise they can pass for the real thing. After a few pranks they soon become involved in a serious and dangerous case.
Let’S Be Cops is a one joke movie, luckily it happens to be a very funny joke. With Johnson and Wayans Jr. coming fresh from a few successful years on hit TV show New Girl (granted Wayans Jr. has been more of a guest star), it’s time for these two funnymen to break into the big and beautiful world of movies. Although Let’S Be Cops is far from perfect, it’s a simplistic film that allows the two stars to demonstrate what they are capable of.
Two people impersonating cops »
- Luke Ryan Baldock
Lindsay Lohan just got iced!The "Mean Girls" star made a surprise appearance on "The Tonight Show" on Wednesday, where she enlisted Jimmy Fallon to help her complete the Als Ice Bucket Challenge.The actress is the latest star to join the viral movement to raise money and awareness for Als. So far, the challenge has raised over $41 million, visit the official site to learn how you can help! Sporting a sheer black long-sleeved top, leather shorts and thigh-high open-toed boots, Lilo let the late night host dump a bucket of ice cold water over her head.Check out the clip below to see who she nominated to take the challenge!Fallon recently completed the challenge with The Roots, Rob Riggle and Horatio Sanz, after he was nominated by Justin Timberlake to get doused in the name of charity.Click here to see All the celebs who have completed the challenge so far! »
- tooFab Staff
The old adage claims that laughter is the best medicine, and Sept. 5's “Stand Up to Cancer” telecast will have that in spades. It also contains tremendous star power, as first wave of participating entertainers proves. Jennifer Aniston, Jon Hamm, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller and Rob Lowe are just a handful of the stars joining host Katie Couric in the digital lounge next month. Also involved are Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Pierce Brosnan, Halle Berry, Kiefer Sutherland, Mark Harmon, Danny McBride, Eric Stonestreet, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Tony Hale, Dane Cook, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Marg Helgenberger, Matt Passmore, Rob Riggle, Italia Ricci and. »
- Tony Maglio
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