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Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman's The Switch Trailer

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The first trailer has been released for Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman's latest film entitled The Switch. The movie was originally called The Baster but the name was changed for reasons we'll explain below. The project appears to be another wonky, romantic comedy that the actress can add to her growing resume. See for yourself...

Jason Bateman and Ryan Reynolds Join Change Up

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Jason Bateman is typically entertaining in everything he does. It doesn't matter if it's a comedy or a drama, he finds a way to put a smile on your face and for his latest project he'll get some on screen help from fellow smart ass Ryan Reynolds. According to Deadline Hollywood both actors have signed on to star in a comedy called Change Up.

LFF: Up in the Air First Look

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Just walked out of an LFF screening for Up in the Air and had the feeling of "finally." The film stars George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, and Jason Bateman, in a story about a guy who travels around the US firing people and becoming a master traveler. Overall the film used ideas that we had seen before, but in a new and fresh way. There was the guy that...

Couples Retreat: Movie Review

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This week the Bora Bora comedy, Couples Retreat with Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, Malin Akerman, Kristin Davis, Jason Bateman, Kristen Bell, Faizon Love and Kali Hawk hits theaters. With so many comedians all jam packed into one film, I'm sure you're all looking forward to seeing your favorite actor strut their stuff in a laugh out loud comedy. Sadly, it's not that...

Interview: Kristen Bell and Jason Bateman for Couples Retreat

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Time to get up tight and sarcastic with two of the co-stars of director Peter Billingsley’s comedy, Couples Retreat. Out of the four couples in the film, Kristen Bell and Jason Bateman are the stress filled business couple who convince their friends to go on a trip to Bora Bora to save their relationships. I don't know if I would consider this an interview as...

Will Smith and Charlize Theron Confirmed for Hancock 2

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Shortly after two writers were hired to pen the script for Hancock 2, director Peter Berg has confirmed the film's main cast. Over at MTV, they recently spoke to Berg about the sequel and whether or not all the original stars would make a return. Will Smith's appearance is a given, and at this point so is Charlize Theron's, so Jason Bateman can't be too far behind can...

Extract: Movie Review

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Mike Judge goes back to work this Labor Day weekend with his latest comedy, Extract. Known for his character driven films based on the everyday man, the director shifts his focus from the office to a manufacturing plant. Instead of highlighting the trials and tribulations of the average employee, the film is told from the perspective of the boss. With a cast led by...

Jason Bateman's Extract Interview

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Funny man Jason Bateman is headling the latest workplace comedy from director Mike Judge entitled, Extract. The actor has been in the business for almost 30 years, and has made his mark in feature films by starring in mostly supporting roles. In Extract, he steps out of the shadow of Will Smith and Vince...

Friday Roundup: Extract, Steve Harvey, Bob Marley Documentary

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There is so much going on this week, I thought I should give you guys a quick roundup of some of news in the movie world today that weren't able to cover today: Get to know all the characters of Mike Judge's film Extract coming out September 4th. The film, which stars Jason Bateman, Mila Kunis, Ben...

More Mike Judge Extract Photos

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More Extract photos have been released! The Mike Judge comedy that stars Jason Bateman as the owner of a vanilla extra plant won't hit theaters until next month, but we got a few new images to tide you over until then. They feature Bateman, Mila Kunis, Clifton Collins, Jr., and Kristen...

Eight Types of Funny People

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Something about Judd Apatow’s film Funny People got me thinking. The director pretty much gathered some of the most popular comedic talents he could find with all different types of skills and demeanors and put them in the same movie. While I agree with his choices I couldn't help think about all the different type of comedians there are out there...

All Four Extract Character Posters Revealed!

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The individual character posters for the Mike Judge comedy Extract have all been released. Over at Collider, they have the photos which feature Jason Bateman, Ben Affleck, Mila Kunis, and Kristen Wiig. I love the tag line that refers to "the creator of Office...

New Poster for Mike Judge's Extract

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A new poster has been released for the promotion of Mike Judge's upcoming comedy Extract. The film stars Jason Bateman, Mila Kunis, Ben Affleck and a host of other funny people. As you can imagine the movie takes place in an plant that produces, you guessed it, extract! It's all run by Bateman's character with the aid of the extremely...

New Clip From Mike Judge's Extract

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Here is another goodie that made it's way back from Comic-Con. At last week's convention director Mike Judge showed several exclusive clips from his upcoming film, Extract. Luckily, one of those clips found it's way online. It features Jason Bateman, Mila Kunis, J.K. Simmons, and Ben Affleck as you've never seen him...

Comic-Con 2009: Jason Bateman Talks Arrested Development Movie

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Normally at these Comic-Con panels, the stars don't generally go into great detail about other future projects. It seems like that is left for the actual press conferences, as opposed to panels. However, that is not the case with Jason Bateman. During the Extract panel, he discussed the progress of the Arrested...

Comic-Con 2009: Mike Judge's Extract Panel

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2:33: They're closing the panel, and the crowd is cheering. Jason Bateman is so awesome. I love that man. have I said that enough during this? Stay tuned for photo updates from the Extract panel! 2:29: They were asked about the awkward things they've seen at this years convention. Jason said he went down to the Extract booth and took a...

New Photos From Mike Judge's Extract

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We have some new pictures of Mike Judge's upcoming film Extract, starring Jason Bateman, courtesy of Collider. The film is about an extract plant owner (Bateman) who tries to contend with myriad personal and professional problems such as his potentially unfaithful wife and employees who want to take advantage of him. Take a look at the pictures after the...

Sigourney Weaver May Join Cast of Paul

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Sigourney Weaver is, apparently, joining the cast of Greg Mottola's new film, Paul. The film stars Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Seth Rogen, Jason Bateman, and Kristen Wiig. I don't quite see how Weaver fits in with that lot but I have to say I'm eager to find out. We all know she has a great comedic side, so it...

Seth Rogen to Voice Paul

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A while back we told you that Simon Pegg and frequent collaborator Nick Frost would be reuniting for a road trip comedy called Paul. The film centers on “two British comic book geeks who travel together across the United States, experiencing the highlights of American culture along the way.” Not only will the actors star in the...

New Trailer for Extract

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Woohoo! We get to see a trailer for writer/director Mike Judge's (Office Space) upcoming comedy Extract starring Jason Bateman, Ben Affleck, Kristen Wigg and Mila Kunis. I can't wait for this! It's so cool to see Bateman leading the way in a Judge comedy. Check out the...