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Popstar
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It’s hard to believe that it’s been 11 years since the Lonely Island became a viral sensation with their spoof song Lazy Sunday. The trio of Andy Samburg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer have been mainstays in music ever since, even releasing three full-length albums. With Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, The Lonely

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trainwreck
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TRAINWRECK: Anyone expecting a subversion of rom-com conventions, let alone a subversive rom-com (or anti-rom-com) will be disappointed.

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Like it or not, Girls will always be a show about Hannah’s anti-heroism, her delusions and self-pity most notably, and the show has made the interesting.

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This is 40
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To celebrate the release of This is 40 on Blu-ray/DVD, we’re giving away 2 copies to our readers. Keep reading to learn more about the film and enter to win at the bottom of this post! Watch the Official Trailer: Plot Synopsis: Five years after writer/director Judd Apatow introduced us to Pete

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Judd Apatow
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  A midlife milestone sends a long-married couple into an uproarious tailspin in This is 40. Audiences fell in love with contentiously loving couple Pete and Debbie in Judd Apatow’s comedy sensation Knocked Up. Five years later Apatow reunites with his hilarious creations as Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann reprise

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This is 40
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I know the reception that This is 40 had from many fellow reviewers and critics, and though I haven’t gotten the opportunity to see it yet, I still have to believe that they can’t be right about the film not being enjoyable.  Judd Apatow is bringing some killer players to

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Sports fan or not, everyone loves Super Bowl Sunday for the commercials. Advertisers spend well over $1 million dollars for a mere 30 second commercial spot during the biggest football game of the year. Sounds outrageously overpriced but if you consider the number of people that tune in world wide

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This is 40
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The axiom about absence making the heart grow fonder is put to the test in This Is 40, comedy impresario Judd Apatow’s “sort-of sequel” to his 2007 film Knocked Up, which introduced audiences to married couple Pete (Paul Rudd) and Debbie (Leslie Mann), the counterweight to that film’s schlubbly protagonist

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Check out this featurette from the upcoming film This is 40. The featurette showcases the British rock group Graham Parker and The Rumour and their involvement in the Judd Apatow directed film. You get a nice insight into how they prepared for the film and other cool things about them. Here’s the

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The Twilight Saga is over! The series finale, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2, opened to nearly $141.1 million in the States over the weekend. Kristal quite enjoyed it, but I wasn’t impressed. But Breaking Dawn – Part 2 is less divisive when it comes to Oscar since

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When this announcement landed in my inbox I could hardly contain my excitement.  Then I remembered that it’s still 2012 and the next SXSW Film Festival is still six months away!  The announcement of new programming at SXSW 2013 has whetted my appetite though and I’m ready for the next

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Universal Studios released a new trailer today for Judd Apatow’s upcoming film This Is 40.  If you aren’t aware this is Apatow’s ‘sort of sequel’ to Knocked Up.  This Is 40 stars Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann as they repeat their roles as Pete and Debbie set a few years

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TV

No matter how you thought the first season of Girls played out, there’s little argument that the show has damn near perfected the shockingly awkward moments and mistakes these characters make on a weekly basis. Part of the greatness lies in the fact that, more times than not, the characters on the

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TVTV Recaps

The penultimate episode of the first season of Girls leaves our main characters (minus Shoshonna, but can we all agree that she doesn’t really count at this point?) at an appropriate turning point heading into next week’s season finale. They’ve all spent the season initiating change in their lives, but now comes

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“What’s the deal with that guy? Is he, like, a great thinker, or just a total f—ing idiot?” — Jessa Adam has turned into perhaps Girls‘ most interesting character in the past few weeks. It was difficult to like him at first because of the way his and Hannah’s relationship

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