The Hangover 2 teaser trailer will premiere attached to the Warner Bros-distributed comedy Hall Pass, and mtv reports that it will be released this week online. But you don’t have to wait until next week to get a new glimpse from this comedy sequel — CineMarcado has found a new photo from Todd Phillips‘ The Hangover 2, featuring Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis reprising their roles as Phil, Stu and Alan. Hit the jump to see the now photo.
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When Todd Phillips and crew were filming the first Hangover film, they did so under the radar. No one thought a little Vegas based comedy starring Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zack Galifianakis could make any money. In fact, I’m sure some insiders probably asked “Galifi-who-kis?” What they underestimated was the power of an actual good movie and The Hangover became the top grossing R-rated comedy of all time. It made Galifianakis into a household name and bona fide box office draw, Helms is as popular as ever thanks to The Office and Bradley Cooper isn’t only Face from The A-Team, he’s mentioned in practically every single piece of superhero casting there is.
Because of that success, when production began on the sequel, The Hangover Part II, it was pretty obvious it wasn’t going to fly under the radar. So it’s no surprise that a second batch of set photos from The Hangover Part II just appeared online and, unlike the first batch, these certainly ruin some punchlines. Continue only if you don’t care about spoilers. Read More »
Jamie Chung just officially pulled past The Miz to become the most successful Real World cast member ever. The actress, who has already starred in the AMC Family show Samurai Girl, Grown Ups and Sorority Row in addition to playing one of the main ladies in Sucker Punch (above), has just been cast in The Hangover Part II (which, it seems, is the official new title). She’ll play Stu’s (Ed Helms) wife in the Todd Phillips film that also stars Bradley Cooper, Zack Galifianakis and Justin Bartha with appearances by Mike Tyson, Ken Jeong and Liam Neeson. It’s scheduled for a May 26 release. Read more about Chung and her role after the jump. Read More »
Audiences love the summer because it’s the home of the blockbuster but, in terms of memorable films, the summer of 2010 was a major disappointment. Outside of Toy Story 3 and Inception, the rest of the top 10 films at the box office were a mixed bag of mediocre sequels and remakes. Thankfully, next summer will more than make up for it, at least in terms of blockbuster potential.
The summer of 2011 is absolutely loaded with massive, big budget films including huge sequels Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, and The Hangover 2, new superhero films like Green Lantern, Thor and Captain America: The Last Avenger, kids fare such as Cars 2, Kung Fu Panda: The Kaboom of Doom and Smurfs 3D and don’t forget Super 8, Rise of the Apes, X-Men: First Class and more.
Jon Favreau, director of one of the summer’s wildcards, Cowboys and Aliens, is potentially nervous about the box office back up and feels like many films are going to suffer surprising casualties. Hit the jump for more. Read More »
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This is a pretty brief update, but in the interest of playing along with spoiler-phobes who were irritated that we gave away the planned Mel Gibson cameo in The Hangover 2, I’ll keep the new info after the break. (Mostly, that is. It’s in the URL, so don’t…look…up!) Click on to find out who the ‘new’ Mel Gibson is… Read More »
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Earlier this week it was reported that Mel Gibson would be filming a cameo for The Hangover 2, in an attempt to one-up Mike Tyson’s appearance in the first film. Gibson was set to have “a comedy role as a tattoo artist” in the film, when production moved from Thailand to a Bangkok set currently built on the Warner Bros. lot at the end of this month. The plans have since been canceled. Why? Find out after the jump.
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