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...

Funny (real) People 3

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.