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2011-06-07 07:30:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One tiny alien makes for big, big trouble in the comedy adventure Paul, coming to Blu-ray(TM) Combo Pack and DVD August 9, 2011, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Both versions will feature the theatrical movie, as well as an unrated version of the film, not shown in theaters. The film and its unrated version will also be available day and date for digital download and video on demand. Paul reunites Simon Pegg and Nick...

2010-02-01 07:30:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- OVERVIEW: From Richard Curtis, director of Love Actually, Notting Hill, Bridget Jones's Diary and Four Weddings and a Funeral, comes the musically charged, feel-great comedy about rock and roll in the 1960s. Called "A rip-roaring comedy" by Peter Travers of Rolling Stone and inspired by true events, Pirate Radio follows a band of hilarious rogue deejays who boldly defied the British government by playing the music that defined a...

2009-06-30 05:00:00

SHAUN OF THE DEAD & HOT FUZZ - ULTIMATE EDITION SEPTEMBER 22, 2009 OWN IT ON BLU-RAY(TM) HI-DEF FROM UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOME ENTERTAINMENT UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Finally arriving on Blu-ray(TM) Hi-Def are two side-splitting movies by comedic talents Simon Pegg and Nick Frost! Whether paying homage to such horror classics as Night of the Living Dead, Evil Dead and 28 Days Later or putting a wickedly witty spin on buddy cop movies, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz...

2009-05-27 19:28:57

Universal Pictures and Working Title Films say Nick Frost, Simon Pegg, Seth Rogen, Jason Bateman and Kristen Wiig have been cast in the new comedy Paul. Bill Hader and Jane Lynch have also signed up for roles in the movie, which is to be directed by Greg Mottola. Mottola's film credits include Superbad and Adventureland. Rogen, who had a supporting role in Superbad, will play the title character's voice in Paul. Pegg and Frost, who previously collaborated on Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz,...

2008-09-23 15:00:21

BRITISH actors Simon Pegg and Nick Frost -- best known for comedies Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz -- may play bumbling detectives Thomson and Thompson in Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson's Tintin films. The announcement will surprise fans because in the books on which the films are based the two characters are identical, right down to their trademark bowler hats and moustaches. Pegg told Britain's Sunday Times Spielberg suggested the two after Pegg met the director on the set of the...

2008-07-22 03:00:29

By Ward Triplett, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Jul. 22--The makers of "Spaced" loved to throw screwballs at anything conventional, so I wouldn't be surprised if they asked celebrities to praise their show, sight unseen, just to see how many would respond. So from J.J. Abrams ("Lost") they'd get something like: " 'Spaced' is utter brilliance. Constantly and amazingly laugh-out loud funny and heart wrenchingly emotional, this is a series for, well, anyone who has ever lived." Or Kevin Smith...

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