Although it seems like the Judd Apatow laugh factory’s production line has been slowing down in recent years, the fact is that Apatow’s brand of humor has been imprinted on quite a few of the adult comedies that have come out this year alone. Just because he hasn’t directed a film since Funny People, (2009) doesn’t mean he hasn’t had his hands on several other projects. He has served as a producer on The Five-Year Engagement, Wanderlust and is working as a producer on Anchorman 2.
However, this winter sees Apatow’s much-anticipated return to the director’s chair with This is 40, a quasi-sequel to Knocked Up that follows the characters of Pete (Paul Rudd) and Debbie (Leslie Mann) five years later as they turn 40 years old. In the latest trailer that was released a few months ago, we got to ...
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