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New 'This Is 40' Trailer Gives Paul Rudd's Undercarriage New Tasks


"THIS IS EVERYONE'S STORY," promises this trailer for Judd Apatow's Knocked Up sort-of-sequel, This Is 40. But mostly it's everyone who is 40-ish, white, comically-charming, and relatively well-off's story, with this latest preview focusing on such sitcom-level struggles as fake-pooping with an iPad, argumentative fellow parents, the trauma of having breasts less ideal than Megan Fox's, and the bickering that accompanies the constant wish of kind of wanting your spouse to die. The new trailer also reveals some story beats seemingly lifted straight out of Knocked Up, like Seek Wisdom from Fat Jewish Dad, and Do Drugs on Vacation with Paul Rudd. Still, it's hard to deny the appeal of Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann's on-screen mugging, and appearances by Melissa McCarthy, Chris O'Dowd, and Albert Brooks provide a welcome distraction for when you start noticing how weirdly-stitched-together Mann's voice consistently sounds. Have a look below.

  • April 27, 2012
    Here's the trailer for This Is 40, the upcoming comedy that returns writer-director Judd Apatow to the characters of Knocked Up and the desperate mid-life crisis of The 40 Year-Old Virgin. In this case, though, the arrival of a fortieth birthday is not disconcerting because of ... / Continue →
  • December 11, 2012
    The subject of whether or not you can see Megan Fox's vagina deemed an adults-only topic--even though kids can't help but sometimes wonder about it, too--this latest trailer for Judd Apatow's This Is 40 has been slapped with an R rating. The preview also has a lot of talk about... / Continue →
  • November 19, 2012
    Explore the topics of resilient breasts, constipation sex, Viagra boners, cartoon dicks, underwear starfish and more in this new red-band featurette to show off the filthier bits of Judd Apatow's This Is 40. Forty is a lot like Adult Mad Libs, basically.... / Continue →
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