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Elisabeth Moss, Vince Vaughn in talks for ‘True Detective’ Season 2

Colin Farrell and Taylor Kitsch are close to signing on for the second season of HBO’s pop-culture swallowing True Detective, but what of the other two purported lead roles? Freak out not. Fresh from The Wrap comes news of Elisabeth Moss and Vince Vaughn being in talks to fill those gaps. According to a breakdown snagged by The Wrap, […]

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Nice package – Delivery Man review

By Jess Lomas December 4, 2013 Lightning doesn’t strike twice for director Ken Scott, whose American remake of his own French-Canadian film, Starbuck, delivers charm but few laugh-out-loud moments. David Wozniak (Vince Vaughn) is a forty-something screw-up in Delivery Man. He works as a delivery driver for his father’s delicatessen, is in debt to the […]

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Crash and reboot – The Internship review

By Jess Lomas June 11, 2013 The dynamic teaming of Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson helps The Internship scrape by as an enjoyable comedy, although we’d be reluctant to offer it a full time job. It’s surprising to realise eight years have passed since their last hilarious collaboration, Wedding Crashers. This time around, slightly older but not much wiser, they play whizz […]

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Ben Stiller sets screenwriter to work on Dodgeball 2

The Hollywood Reporter recently revealed that a sequel to 2004’s Dodgeball is in the works. We are assuming it will be titled Dodgeball 2: Dodge Harder. Little is known about the project at this stage, but Ben Stiller’s production company have tasked Clay Tarver to pen the screenplay. Tarver has very little produced screenwriting output, […]

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Trailer Debut: The Internship

Wedding Crashers Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn reunite for what looks to be a Google-funded advertorial entitled The Internship. Directed by Shawn Levy (Real Steel, Date Night), it concerns two middle-aged buddies who are unceremoniously made redundant, and forced to compete for a coveted spot at Google HQ. The picture was written by Vaughn and Jared Stern, […]

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Protect yourself – The Watch review

The Watch – Starring Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, and Jonah Hill. Directed by Akiva Schaffer. Rated MA. By Simon Miraudo. The Watch will be an odd experience for anyone not acquainted with director Akiva Schaffer’s previous effort Hot Rod. To the casual observer, this all-star sci-fi comedy with a fixation on male appendages of all […]

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Vince Vaughn bringing The Brady Bunch back to TV

Here’s the story… about the time Vince Vaughn tried to reboot The Brady Bunch. According to Deadline, Vaughn wants to bring the famed family back to TV screens. Well, at least one of the members. Raising Hope‘s Mike Mariano is writing the script, in which divorced father Bobby Brady (the youngest son of the original […]

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Trailer Debut: Lay the Favourite

The trailer for Stephen Frears‘ adaptation of Beth Raymer’s memoir Lay the Favourite has debuted online. Looking like a less flashy mutation of Ocean’s Eleven and The Cooler, the film tells of a professional sports better (Bruce Willis) who employs a good luck charm (Rebecca Hall) to ensure his gambles a sure thing. There’s a slight telemovie feel to the trailer, and […]

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Vince Vaughn to father 533 children as Starbuck

Vince Vaughn is in talks to star in the English-language remake of the French-Canadian comedy Starbuck, Variety reports. He would play a middle-aged guy who discovers his years of sperm donation has led to the siring of 533 children. When a couple hundred of the kids file a class action lawsuit to meet their biological dad – […]

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Vince Vaughn to star in Rockford Files movie

Vince Vaughn will take on the role made famous by James Garner in a big screen adaptation of the TV show The Rockford Files. According to Deadline, David Levien and Brian Koppelman have been tasked by Universal Pictures to pen the feature as a vehicle for Vaughn (who will also produce). The show ran from […]

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Wedding Crashers Vaughn and Wilson reteam as Interns

Wedding Crashers Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson are set to reteam for the new comedy Interns, seven years after their previous collaboration dominated the box office. According to Vulture, the two will play forty-something guys who must return to the bottom of the heap when they are laid off in a corporate downsizing. Not only do they […]

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First look at Stiller, Vaughn, Hill and Ayoade in Neighbourhood Watch

The first official image from the upcoming sci-fi comedy Neighbourhood Watch has landed online. The film centres on a group of dads – played by Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill and Richard Ayoade – who accidentally happen upon an alien plot to destroy the world. Jared Stern’s original screenplay was rewritten by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. Hot Rod‘s Akiva […]

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The 10 least threatening movie killers

The 10 least threatening movie killers. By Simon Miraudo. Is there a more lovable actor than Steve Carell working today? We think not. Don’t you just want to cuddle him?! He’s abandoned his post at The Office and is now looking for more serious feature film fare, such as the recently announced Foxcatcher in which […]

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IT Crowd’s Richard Ayoade signs up for Neighbourhood Watch

Richard Ayoade – best known as Moss from The IT Crowd, and director of the sublime coming-of-age flick Submarine – has been cast opposite Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Jonah Hill in the new comedy Neighbourhood Watch. The film centres on a group of dads who accidentally happen upon an alien plot to destroy the world. Jared Stern’s original screenplay was recently […]

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Bateman to join Vaughn in The Insane Laws?

Arrested Development favourite Jason Bateman is set to continue his smooth transition to big screen comedies (Couples Retreat, Juno, Horrible Bosses) with a role in upcoming film The Insane Laws. Deadline reports that the star is in early talks with Universal to play a leading role opposite Vince Vaughn, for whom the film was developed. […]

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Ron Howard’s The Dilemma embroiled in controversy

One of the blandest trailers in recent history has also become one of the most controversial. The trailer for Ron Howard‘s The Dilemma opens with a sequence in which Vince Vaughn uses the word ‘gay’ as a derogatory term – and the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation are not happy. Distributor Universal has cut […]

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Trailer Debut: The Dilemma

The trailer for Ron Howard‘s latest film The Dilemma has debuted online. It stars Vince Vaughn and Kevin James as best friends who…wait, where are you going? If you’re still with us…Vince Vaughn and Kevin James star as two best friends happily married to their beautiful wives (Jennifer Connolly and Winona Ryder respectively). However, their […]

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