Worth Watching - April 22: College Trailer

April 22, 2008
Source: Yahoo

College Trailer

College would be if you took Superbad, Accepted, and Old School and slammed them all into one big college comedy. I don't have much appreciation for "school" comedies anymore, but movies like Old School and Superbad are the only exceptions. Unfortunately College doesn't have the Judd Apatow touch, however I honestly think it could be pretty funny. I wasn't completely turned off by this trailer (I've seen worse). In fact, I don't think this will be the worst comedy of the summer (we already know that's Meet Dave), but all in the same, I don't think it'll be the best by far. Who knows?

I actually met one of the guy's who wrote this, Dan Callahan, at a party for Pathology in Los Angeles a few weeks ago. He was explaining that they just wanted to make a classic, down-n-dirty college movie where girls take their tops off left and right for no reason and it's all good and fun. So that's what you're getting with College and you better know that going in - don't expect anything else!

Watch the first trailer for College:

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You can also watch College trailer in High Definition at Yahoo

College is directed by newcomer Deb Hagan with a script by two more newcomers: Dan Callahan and Adam Ellison. MGM is releasing College on August 29th this year. The first teaser poster is featured below.

College Poster

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Reader Feedback - 20 Comments


It looks like PCU, but you know, not really funny.

Stabmaster Arson on Apr 22, 2008


wow that looks really terrible. the part with the fat kid grabbing himself really disturbed me. why?!?!?! WHYYYYYYYY

Brian Ricci on Apr 22, 2008


looks like itll be good for a couple of laughs, but thats about it.

Alexander on Apr 22, 2008


Yeah, I was overwhelmed with a sense of exhaustion watching that trailer. Oh, look, another comedy about those crazy college kids! Give it a rest.

John on Apr 22, 2008


Wow that looks awful. College is nothing like that.

Bridget on Apr 22, 2008


Between "College" and "The Happening," this is shaping up to be the summer of boring movie titles.

Tom Brazelton on Apr 22, 2008


Won't be watching this................ Trailer was enough for me

SHANE D on Apr 22, 2008


Um that kid reminds me of McLovin. Wait,...isnt that the kid(kid with glasses) from American Idol??

JLA Reject on Apr 22, 2008


Looks really awful. HOUSE BUNNY FOR ME GUYS :)!

Ryan on Apr 22, 2008


its looks kind of funny with the chick falling alseep on the guy right before shes about to blow him *classic*

Shelby on Apr 22, 2008


Fuck...another bad movie...right down there with The Forty Year Old Virgin, Superbad and whatever the fuck else these morons can squeeze out and think is funny. this is stupid...

Garrett.king on Apr 22, 2008


i liked what shelby said but any how the film looks alright since the producers of waiting was on board. it might not make much money but it would be good

darrin on Apr 22, 2008


Isn't the kid with the glasses "Chicken Little" from American Idol 2 years ago???? I guess we've seen all the good parts of the movie in this trailer...What's next?

Triston on Apr 23, 2008


Its great to see alot of stoner and teen films coming back! I have missed them!

Adam Araujo on Apr 23, 2008


You think this looks better than Hancock? Wowsers.

kevjohn on Apr 23, 2008


Whoa, #11, do NOT lump 40 Year Old Virgin and Superbad into the same category as this! Er wait, I did that to begin with... THOSE movies are great, this is not... This looks *like* it, but is definitely not at the same level of what Judd Apatow makes.

Alex Billington on Apr 23, 2008


I am principal of that school ... grace king high in hell hole lousiana!!!,,, those kids hate me.

Mr Johnson on May 5, 2008


you people are dumb a**'s! I saw this during the pre-screening and it was HILARIOUS!!!

Lex on Jul 2, 2008


I agree, this movie is going to rock. besides....anyone notice that all the negative comments were posted on the same day?????? hmmmmm, not very slick, get a life idiot!

Brad M on Jul 2, 2008


This college trailer is splendid!

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