Tagged: Seth Rogen

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen star in 50/50 0

’50/50′ combines cancer and comedy

Typically, when the main character of a film is dying of cancer, you can’t expect a lot of laughs in the script. That’s not the case with 50/50, which combines comedy and drama in...

Paul stars Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Seth Rogen and Kristen Wiig 1

Paul taps into shared geek knowledge

Any movie written by Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, starring Seth Rogen and Kristen Wiig and featuring a scene set at Comic Con is right up my alley, so naturally, I was very excited for...

Seth Rogen and Jay Chou in The Green Hornet 1

Rogen flips the script in The Green Hornet

When you think of a comic book hero, the first name that pops into your head probably isn’t Seth Rogen. In fact, many things about The Green Hornet aren’t exactly conventional. The script was penned...

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Funny (real) People

Funny People is not exactly a comedy. It’s not really a drama or romance either. It’s a little combination of all those things and that’s what makes it feel so real. In a far...

Kevin Smith reaches comedy climax with ‘Zack and Miri’ 1

Kevin Smith reaches comedy climax with ‘Zack and Miri’

Zack and Miri seems to follow the recipe for a great comedy. It takes one part View Askew cynical humor, one part Seth Rogen, a sprinkle of familiar faces from the Judd Apatow universe, and a little bit of romantic comedy sweetness, all garnished with a dash of full-frontal Jason Mewes, to make something that achieves what Clerks II only wished it could.

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‘Pineapple Express’ a killer bud comedy

The great “Movie Stoner Duo Hall of Fame” includes Cheech and Chong, Jay and Silent Bob, Harold and Kumar, and now Dale and Saul, the main characters in the ridiculously funny Pineapple Expresss. The...