BREAKING MOVIE NEWS
The red-band trailer for Etan Cohenís Get Hard just dropped, and itís like Oz by way of Trading Places, mixed with Ice Cube and Chris Tuckerís Friday.
We are now only a little over a month away from the start of the annual SXSW Film Festival in Austin, and judging from the list of features that will be both premiering and screening, this yearís event should wind up being a great one. But amongst all of the titles, which ones are the big standouts?
Have you ever wondered what Will Ferrell would do if he got stabbed in the face? Well, wonder no more because in the new trailer for his upcoming film Get Hard, thatís exactly what happens.
Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart will finally work together in a witty and hysterical movie that works to satirize some of the serious social issues occurring today.
The story seems to have sparked after Sony execs, in emails that have leaked, referred to Hart as a ďwhoreĒ because he asked to get paid for a promotional Tweet.
The first images for Get Hard have been released and they show Kevin Hart and Will Ferelll getting up to all kind of comedic scrapes. But will the comedy heavyweights be able to work alongside each other with aplomb, or will their immense talents ultimately capsize the film?
Those of you who watch the NBC sitcom Community already know that Alison Brie is one of the funniest female comedic actors, but now she's ready to once again bring her talents to the big screen. Brie has become the latest to sign on for Get Hard, the new comedy in the works at Warner Bros. that is already set to star Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart.
Get Hard will tell the story of a wealthy investment banker (Ferrell) who finds his life start going down the drain when he is arrested for a crime he didn't commit. With prison time looming and a tremendous fear of being manhandled by his fellow inmates, he decides that his best course of action is to hire the guy who washes his car (Hart) to teach him how to be an intimidating badass.
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The best scene in Spike Lee's 25th Hour comes towards the end of the film when Edward Norton, Barry Pepper and Philip Seymour Hoffman are walking in the park counting down the minutes until Norton has to go to prison. Admitting his fear of being raped in jail, Norton asks his friends if they will beat the tar out of him, hoping that the other prisoners won't touch him if he's too ugly.