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Blu-ray and DVD Picks for June 19-25

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Big Miracle – John Krasinski and Drew Barrymore
This is a good week for some of the most interesting films of 2012 so far, and some of the best television going these days. There’s also one of Madonna’s big “Gimme an Oscar” movies, and some Criterion awesomeness. Check out this week’s best DVD and Blu-ray releases…

Pack Up For Wet Hot American Summer 2

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Wet Hot American Summer
If you could assemble a cast that includes Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Christopher Meloni, and Joe Lo Truglio, you'd have an A-list comedy on your hands these days, and that may be what you get if they make Wet Hot American Summer 2, the long-proposed sequel to 2000's cult comedy. Co-writer and star of the original Michael Showalter said...

Paul Rudd and Jennifer Aniston in Wanderlust Trailer

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Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd in Wanderlust
In the trailer for Wanderlust, Paul Rudd and Jennifer Aniston play a couple dealing with very real world problems. He gets laid off and the duo end up at a commune.  As directed by David Wain (who also did Role Models and cult favorite Wet Hot American Summer), the film looks to offers laughs and lots of small roles...

Making the Grade: Review of "Role Models"

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rolemodelsreviewround-up08-11-05
Starring: Paul Rudd, Seann William Scott, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bobb'e J. Thompson Directed by: David Wain So I went into this film with meager expectations despite the promising cast and director (Stella's David Wain) attached to the project.  Having expected mediocrity proved to be a blessing in disguise as I was overwhelmed with the amount of laughter that...

Review Round-Up: Role Models

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rolemodelsreviewround-up08-11-05
New to cinemas this weekend, is Role Models starring Paul Rudd and Seann William Scott in a comedy about two energy drink salesmen who trash a company truck and have to spend 150 hours in a mentorship program instead of going to jail. The film is directed by David Wain and written by David Wain and Paul Rudd. Is it worth you $10? Overall critics seem to think it's...