Year One

RIP Harold Ramis

Monday, February 24, 2014
RIP Harold Ramis

Iconic comedy actor/writer/director Harold Ramis has died. Ramis had a hand in numerous comedy films starting in the late 1970s and in recent years was seen opposite contemporary comedians such as Jack Black and Seth Rogen. »

‘Year One’ Stoned to Death in its 2nd Weekend

Tuesday, June 30, 2009
‘Year One’ Stoned to Death in its 2nd Weekend

In its second week of release, Year One joined Land of the Lost at the loser's table as the film's sales fell 69% for a weekend gross of $6 million. »

‘Year One’ debuts at #4 for the Weekend

Sunday, June 21, 2009
‘Year One’ debuts at #4 for the Weekend

The studio can say Year One met its opening weekend expectations, but it is what it is: a #4 opening, behind two movies in their 3rd and 4th weekends of release. The Jack Black/Michael Cera biblical farce wasn't expected to open higher than low 20s, but the $20.2 million is a rather low figure... »

‘Year One’ Is a Fun Ride (Frat Pack Tribute Review)

Saturday, June 20, 2009
‘Year One’ Is a Fun Ride (Frat Pack Tribute Review)

Year One won't go into the pantheon from any of it's creative principals, but if you're looking for an different kind of story and setting then the film may well be worth your while. Jack Black and Michael Cera make Year One a fun ride. »

Black and Cera in ‘Year One’ Opening Today

Friday, June 19, 2009
Black and Cera in ‘Year One’ Opening Today

Year One originally started out as a project for Owen Wilson who since left the project directed by Harold Ramis and produced by Judd Apatow. Wilson of course has been replaced by Jack Black and is there a person in the world who doesn't think this "caveman" role isn't drop-dead perfect for Black »

David Cross Slams ‘Year One’ Costar Paul Rudd

Tuesday, June 16, 2009
David Cross Slams ‘Year One’ Costar Paul Rudd

In what surely is shocking news to many fans of David Cross over the years, he was being interviewed and did not have nice things to say when he was asked about his Year One costar Paul Rudd. »

‘Year One’ Extended Clip: Funniest of the Year So Far

Thursday, June 11, 2009
‘Year One’ Extended Clip: Funniest of the Year So Far

This isn't exactly fresh content per se, though with the "success" of Land of the Lost perhaps it is time to focus our energies on the next summer comedy featuring a Frat Pack star. »

‘Ghostbusters’ Sequel Moves Forward; Ramis Discusses Apatow Rumors

Sunday, September 7, 2008
‘Ghostbusters’ Sequel Moves Forward; Ramis Discusses Apatow Rumors

Early this summer, a story leaked online that a Ghostbusters sequel was being made with the Team Apatow crew taking over. Of course, this sounded riduclous and impossible. We laughed with Seth Rogen and Paul Rudd as they dismissed the story as pure rumor. So it was a bit alarming this week when Variety... »