Couples Retreat

Frat Pack Gossip Round-Up

Sunday, August 12, 2012
Frat Pack Gossip Round-Up

A series of short links to salacious stories including Vince Vaughn being sued by foiled honeymooner, Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor at the beach, Kyle Gass getting clean, and an engagement you might have heard of. »

The State of Movie Comedies (budgets / DVD sales down, Couples Retreat big on PPV)

Wednesday, July 6, 2011
The State of Movie Comedies (budgets / DVD sales down, Couples Retreat big on PPV)

The Los Angeles Times had an interesting article describing the state of movie comedies, focusing on the upcoming release of The Zookeeper but offering important tidbits about The Frat Pack and the industry. »

Bateman to Join Vaughn’s ‘Insane Laws’

Thursday, June 9, 2011
Bateman to Join Vaughn’s ‘Insane Laws’

Bateman and Vaughn would play lifelong friends whose relationship is strained once their kids fall in love while in college, and the daughter (of Vaughn's character) becomes pregnant. »

Bitter Model Sues Universal Over ‘Couples’ Photo

Saturday, March 13, 2010
Bitter Model Sues Universal Over ‘Couples’ Photo

Former model Irina Krupnik is suing Universal Pictures after a decade old image was used for comedic effect in Couples Retreat. Krupnik was disgusted when actor Jon Favreau tries to masturbate to a photo of her in a bikini. »

‘Couples Retreat’ More than Worth a Second Look on Home Video

Sunday, February 7, 2010
‘Couples Retreat’ More than Worth a Second Look on Home Video

Vince Vaughn's fall 2009 ensemble comedy Couples Retreat is hitting home video this week and offers an opportunity to catch-up with a film that didn't catch fire among hardcore Frat Pack fans but should have. »

It’s Vince Vaughn’s Party and You’re Invited (Updated)

Sunday, January 31, 2010
It’s Vince Vaughn’s Party and You’re Invited (Updated)

As we look to the home video release of Vince Vaughn's latest comedy, Couples Retreat, I think it is time to look at the Rat Pack and see what comparisons could be made to Vince Vaughn's crew and the Frat Pack in general. »

‘Couples Retreat’ Crosses $100m at Box Office

Sunday, November 15, 2009
‘Couples Retreat’ Crosses $100m at Box Office

Vince Vaughn's sole 2009 film, Couples Retreat, did not receive great notices from critics, but a favorable release window and excellent box office "legs" has propelled the ensemble comedy past the $100 million mark in North America »

Cirque du Flop: The Vampire Needs Box Office Assistance

Sunday, October 25, 2009
Cirque du Flop: The Vampire Needs Box Office Assistance

Tough times for John C. Reilly at the box office. Months ago there was talk of Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant becoming the first film of a Cirque franchise like Twilight. That will not be the case, as The Vampire's Assistant opened in 8th place with a disappointing $6.34 million. »

iFreak Tops Class of Movie Promo Apps

Monday, October 12, 2009
iFreak Tops Class of Movie Promo Apps

I'd probably have zero interest in this month's Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant if not for the present of Frat Pack friend and all-around excellent actor John C. Reilly. To promote the film, a new app is available for iPhone and iPod Touch users: iFreak. »

Strong #1 Debut for ‘Couples Retreat’ (updated)

Sunday, October 11, 2009
Strong #1 Debut for ‘Couples Retreat’ (updated)

Time to toast the champange, as Vince Vaughn and company have landed at number one at the box office with Couples Retreat. The ensemble comedy raked in over $35 million according to box office estimates. This is one of the strongest openings of Vince Vaughn's career. »