Kickstart Sunday: TROPHY HUSBAND

Happy Easter and welcome to another edition of Kickstart Sunday! This week we’d like to highlight Trophy Husband from directors Sam Rosen and Nat Bennett. This feature-length comedy revolves around a stay-at-home dad and his struggle to find his identity as


Melissa McCarthy’s SPY Gets a New Trailer and Poster

A new trailer and poster has been released fore the upcoming action-comedy Spy, starring Melissa McCarthy as a deskbound CIA analyst who volunteers to go undercover to retrieve a missing agent played by Jason Statham. Paul Feig (Bridesmaids) directs, with Rose Byrne,

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SUPER TROOPERS 2 Heads to IndieGoGo

An IndieGoGo campaign has launched for Super Troopers 2, the (highly anticipated?) sequel to the hit comedy from way back in 2001 (God I’m old). The entire Broken Lizards crew is back to pick up where the last film left off, but

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With a title like Zombeavers, there’s a certain lowered expectation associated with watching this kind of film, much like other purposefully campy creature features, such as Piranha 3D or Big Ass Spider. Indeed Jordan Rubin’s film is a silly gorefest, featuring giant, mutated versions of nature’s cute little rodent builders, but the fun takes a bit too long to get started.


MAN UP Trailer Starring Lake Bell and Simon Pegg

A new trailer has been released for the upcoming romantic comedy Man Up, directed by Ben Palmer (The Inbetweeners Movie) and starring Lake Bell as a single woman who pretends to be someone else when a man (Simon Pegg) mistakes her for


Aussie Sex Comedy THE LITTLE DEATH Gets a Poster

Magnolia Pictures has released the new poster for the upcoming Australian sex comedy The Little Death, written and directed by Josh Lawson. The film stars Lawson along with Bojana Novakovic, Damon Herriman, Kate Mulvany, Kate Box, Patrick Brammall, Alan Dukes, Lisa McCune,

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2010’s Hot Tub Time Machine was unquestionably immature, but there was also some measure of humanity behind the various humiliations. Hot Tub Time Machine 2 drops the heart and focuses below the belt with an uninspired string of dick jokes and adlibbed insults. Another thing absent this time around is the original’s most marketable performer, John Cusack, whose character only appears in a still photo and is said to be on a “spiritual journey.” The actor was likely on a journey to find a better script. He wouldn’t have to travel far.

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Born out of a fake movie trailer, Justin Simien’s feature debut, Dear White People, is just the right kind of biting satire we need in our current social climate. It’s the type of film that holds a mirror up to its audience and poses a lot of questions about race but doesn’t dare propose any answers.


WELCOME TO ME Trailer Starring Kristen Wiig

*EDIT:* It seems as though the trailer has been pulled. We’ll update the embed once a new one becomes available!

Here we have the trailer for Shira Piven‘s Welcome to Me, starring Kristen Wiig as an emotionally fragile woman who wins the lottery


Slamdance 2015: Shout! Factory Picks Up BLOODSUCKING BASTARDS

Today, Shout! Factory announced that they have acquired the rights to Brian James O’Connell‘s horror-comedy Bloodsucking Bastards, which just screened at this year’s Slamdance Film Festival. The film stars Fran Kranz as an apathetic office worker who discovers his new boss is a vampire. The