Posts Tagged ‘hill’


[Reviewed by: Danny Moltrasi]

“Don’t f*** my mum!”

Brothers Jay and Mark Duplass, famous for their ‘mumblecore’ films The Puffy Chair and Baghead move into the mainstream with their newest film featuring John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill and Marisa Tomei , Cyrus. The film played out of competition at the Sundance Film Festival, and received generally positive reviews from critics alike. This month it has received a fairly wide release in Europe with the support of big name actors, and has been building a good head of steam. The ‘mumblecore’ movement, characterized by its realist approach and improvisation from actors has hit the mainstream. (more…)



[Posted by: Justin Wagner]

Aziz Ansari and Danny McBride are two of the most famous faces in comedy right now even if you can’t quite put names to the faces.  The two are currently working on Ruben Fleischer‘s new film 30 Minutes or Less which should end up involving a pizza or two.  While speaking with MTV on the set of the film, Danny McBride mentioned a project that he and Aziz were working on with writer Harris Wittels of The Sarah Silverman Show and Parks & Recreations fame.  The film is tentatively titled Olympic Size Asshole which is one of the best titles for a movie that I’ve heard in quite a while.  We don’t have much to report yet but what they’ve revealed of the plot is still enough to get us interested. “It’s about this Olympic athlete who comes back to his hometown and he bangs mine and Aziz’s girlfriends. So we go on this mission to destroy his Olympic life,” said Danny McBride. With Aziz and writer Matt Hubard behind the idea and Jody Hill/David Gordon Green/Danny McBride’s Rough House Pictures producing, I can definitely see this film bringing on the hilarity.