I'm pleased to report that--despite both actors recently getting sure-to-be-Oscar-nominated leads in buzzed-about films--Natalie Portman and James Franco are not above starring in a stoner comedy that pays homage to '80s fantasy films. Moreover, I'm pleased to report that we now seriously have a stoner comedy that pays homage to '80s fantasy films, is directed by the esteemed David Gordon Green, and also stars Danny McBride, Zooey Deschanel, Justin Theroux, and a marijuana-pushing Henson-style puppet. This feels right. And looks right:
The red-band trailer for Your Highness released a month ago was heavy on swearing, sex jokes, pot references, and Natalie Portman rear--all adding up to a stew of enjoyable immaturity that I wish I could consume at a drive-in. This new, all-audiences trailer has almost none of ... / Continue →
Slightly fewer pot jokes, though, believe it or not.
Anyway, if you're over 18 or capable of entering in a birthdate that pretends as much, enjoy Natalie Portman's heinie again with this new R-rated trailer for Your Highness.... / Continue →
I've already professed my unbridled enthusiasm for the Seth Rogen/James Franco action-buddy-stoner-comedy Pineapple Express, so I won't continue assaulting you with reasons this is one of the few summer films I have genuine expectations for. Suffice to say, there's a new traile... / Continue →