6 items from 2015
Bobby and Peter Farrelly have been joined at the hip since 1994 . cinematically speaking, of course. Their first film together was with Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels in Dumb and Dumber, and they.ve since gone on to direct eleven feature films together. But is it finally time for them to cut the chord and set out to make waves on their own? We wonder, because Bobby has signed on to direct his first movie without his big brother. As reported by The Wrap, he will helm a comedy called One Night Stan, which was something that both brothers were originally attached to. Though, Peter is at least working on it as an executive producer. The story is also very Farrelly Brothers-esque: Stan, known for his one-night stands, finally considers settling down when he falls in love with a woman named Amy, but she too "has her own ideas about relationships. »
The story centers on a a charming man known for his one-night-stands and firm commitment not to commit who falls hard for a woman. When he decides to change his ways he discovers that the woman has her own ideas about relationships. The script is written by Kevin Barnett, Chris Pappas and Mike Bernier.
Producers are Bobby Farrelly, Foresight’s Mark Damon and Serafini Pictures’ Susanne Bohnet. Executive producers are Peter Farrelly, Foresight’s Tamara Birkemoe, Shaun Redick, Raymond Mansfield and Grant Cramer.
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Bobby Farrelly (Dumb And Dumber) has signed on to direct One Night Stan for Mark Damon’s Foresight Unlimited. The comedy follows Stan, a serial commitment-phobe, who falls hard for a beautiful girl named Amy. When he decides to change his ways, he discovers that Amy has her own ideas about relationships.
The script is written by Kevin Barnett (Heartbreak Kid), Chris Pappas, and Mike Bernier. Producers are Bobby Farrelly, Foresight’s Mark Damon, Serafini Pictures’ Susanne Bohnet (New York, I Love You), with Peter Farrelly, Foresight’s Tamara Birkemoe, Shaun Redick, Raymond Mansfield and Grant Cramer executive producing.
Foresight Unlimited is handling international sales and will introduce the film at Berlin’s Efm in February.
Casting is currently underway with principal photography scheduled to begin in August. »
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The television industry is catching up with film and learning that pot sells in Hollywood. As more states join the legal marijuana movement and the drug becomes less taboo in the country, entertainment industry insiders say interest in weed-related storylines is at an all-time high.
Showtime series “Shameless,” for instance, which follows Chicago’s dysfunctional Gallagher family and stars William H. Macy and Emmy Rossum, will embark on a major weed arc later this year. The network is also responsible »
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Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer of Broad City brought out their finest—no, their dumbest—for an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live Monday night. The ladies explained that they initially splurged on dresses for the show. But as Jacobson said, because they had never done "like an La, late night show," they decided to alter their plans. The duo ended up wearing tuxes and top hats à la Dumb and Dumber. »
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The sequel to Dumb and Dumber reunited Harry and Lloyd for an all new adventure, and now Universal has revealed exactly when you'll be able to bring it home on blu-ray along with the bonus features you'll find on the disc. Come inside to learn more!
Looks like February is the month for some decent blu-ray releases (Big Hero 6 is also coming out then), as Universal has announced that Dumb and Dumber To will be landing on February 17th:
Two decades after Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels’ endearingly dense pairing spun slapstick comedy into box office gold in Dumb and Dumber, the long-awaited sequel, Dumb and Dumber To, arrives on Digital HD on February 3, 2015 and on DVD and Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and On Demand on February 17, 2015 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Directed by Peter and Bobby Farrelly (Dumb and Dumber; There’s Something about Mary; Me, Myself and Irene) the »
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6 items from 2015
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