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Three Versions of ‘Anchorman 2′ Coming to Home Video

Sunday, March 30, 2014
Three Versions of ‘Anchorman 2′ Coming to Home Video

Three different versions of the holiday hit Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues will arrive on home video on April 1st. In addition to the theatrical cut, and the "super sized" R-rated version, a new "unrated" version will also be released. »

Kathryn Hahn’s Buzzworthy Performance in Afternoon Delight Arrives on Home Video (3/5 stars)

Sunday, February 16, 2014
Kathryn Hahn’s Buzzworthy Performance in Afternoon Delight Arrives on Home Video (3/5 stars)

One of 2013's most buzzworthy performances lands on home video this week with the release of Afternoon Delight starring Kathryn Hahn. The film explores the themes of self-expression and identity and Hahn's subtle and touching performance is first rate. »

Ben Stiller Hosts ‘SNL’ Amidst ‘Tower Heist’ VOD Controversy

Saturday, October 8, 2011
Ben Stiller Hosts ‘SNL’ Amidst ‘Tower Heist’ VOD Controversy

Ben Stiller is returning to host Saturday Night Live tonight for the first time since 1998, and NBC has released a promo video of past appearances. Plus, rumors say Universal will release Tower Heist to Video-on-Demand just three weeks after the film's release. »

‘Bridesmaids’ Deleted Scene Features Paul Rudd

Saturday, September 17, 2011
‘Bridesmaids’ Deleted Scene Features Paul Rudd

Surprise hit Bridesmaids is coming to home video on Tuesday. In addition to Apatow Productions' regular extras, such as Line-o-Rama and an unrated version, there is a deleted scene featuring Paul Rudd. »

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. »

Jack Black and Jason Segel Duet on ‘Get Him to the Greek’ DVD

Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Jack Black and Jason Segel Duet on ‘Get Him to the Greek’ DVD

The modest summer hit has hit stores on DVD and Blu-ray. One extra that isn't advertised on the packaging is a segment featuring Jason Segel performing "Dracula's Lament" alongside Jack Black. »

‘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. »

New Movie Parodies Apatow Films

Thursday, December 3, 2009
New Movie Parodies Apatow Films

I guess it was only a matter of time before the films of Judd Apatow were made into a parody film. The 40 Year Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It is the real title of real film coming soon to home video (what, no theatrical release?). »

‘Funny People’ DVD Review

Saturday, November 21, 2009
‘Funny People’ DVD Review

Judd Apatow chose a dear subject but a challenging story for his third directorial effort, Funny People. And while some audiences were perplexed by the epic, 2 1/2 hour, comedy/drama with a cancer storyline and an unsympathetic lead, DVD buyers will surely appreciate the film at a greater level. »

‘I Love You, Man’ on DVD Today

Tuesday, August 11, 2009
‘I Love You, Man’ on DVD Today

One of the best-reviewed comedy films of the year, and one of the most successful at the box office, comes to home video today. I Love You, Man cemented Paul Rudd's status as leading man, not just comedic sidekick. »