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Earlier this year, our first look at the comedy sequel Dumb & Dumber To arrived with Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels back as dimwitted best friends Lloyd and Harry. The film doesn't come out until this fall, but the first teaser posters have finally arrived, and while they don't feature Daniels or Carrey, they each have a little item everyone will recognize from the first film. It's the two ridiculous tuxedos the dumb duo wears to the fancy preservation society dinner where Harry accidentally kills an owl with a champagne cork. We hope the appearance of these posters means there's a teaser trailer not too far behind. See the two posters below!
While it's not quite as good as yesterday's poster featuring the King of Monsters destroying more buildings with his gigantic ass, this latest poster for Godzilla is still pretty cool. This time we get a look the giant lizard from behind, but we're a little closer than one of the other posters featuring Godzilla destroying San Francisco. Those spikes on his back are massive, and again, the size of Godzilla this time is almost unfathomable. How will we be able to stop this thing if an atomic bomb didn't do the job? Now we're just waiting to see how big some of the other monsters slated to appear in the film will be in comparison. Look!
Right now you can catch the R-rated comedy Bad Words in limited release, and the comedy from first-time director Jason Bateman (who also stars in the film) will hit more theaters this weekend. To keep the hype machine rolling, the "Arrested Development" and Horrible Bosses star just unveiled a cool new illustrated poster that was created with the help of users on Reddit. Bateman asked people to list their top filthy words, and he picked 20 to include on the limited edition piece. So the poster is pretty raunchy, at least in language, so be wary if you don't like certain vulgar words, and some not-so-vulgar as well. Look!
We just caught a glimpse of more destruction in a new international trailer for the new version of Godzilla from director Gareth Edwards, and even though Bryan Cranston was once one of the most feared drug dealers in the country, he just can't handle a giant lizard roaming about. Now a new poster shows us why since the King of Monsters is just endlessly destroying cities. It's the sheer size of this new Godzilla that's truly remarkable, and that's shown off yet again with his giant ass taking up a lot of space, and a helicopter just watching it happen. If the second trailer for this flick is any indicator, this is just going to be awesome.
Following that cool banner from South by Southwest (which you can see split up into higher quality individual posters right here), Captain America: The Winter Soldier has gotten one more IMAX poster, taking most of the characters from that banner and combined them into a single stylish poster. We're not sure if they'll be giving this one out to people who check out the early IMAX screenings of the film, but it would look pretty cool on a wall. It almost feels like a propaganda poster, which seems appropriate since early buzz on the Marvel sequel says the film works as a 70s political thriller, just with a superhero. Look!
This weekend, it's finally time for Jim Henson's lovable Muppets to travel the world in the caper Muppets Most Wanted. And since the film is hitting theaters this weekend, the publicity blitz is on. Last night, it was "The Tonight Show" with Jimmy Fallon who was graced with the presence of the iconic Kermit the Frog. And it was all too perfect since it was St. Patrick's Day, and Fallon got decked out in some green wardrobe, grabbed a mug of green beer, and sang Kermit's iconic version of "It's Not Easy Being Green." Plus, we have his appearance on the late night talk show where he gave Fallon a funny little gift. Watch it!
Earlier this year we saw some kids adorably reenact some scenes from the Best Picture nominees, and now some more adorable rugrats have been rounded up to give the same treatment to the trailer for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. While the aforementioned videos of kids acting out Oscar nominated films was just for the sake of comedy, this one has the weight of Chevrolet behind it. This is exactly what kids see in their mind when they act out their favorite superhero movies, but what makes this charming is the slight changes to some of the dialogue, tailored for the kids. That Nick Fury kid sounds tough. Watch!
"All the other fairies fly, why don't you?" Following a couple new posters for the Disney villain tale Maleficent, we have a new banner and teaser poster taking flight with Angelina Jolie spreading her wings as the Sleeping Beauty sorceress. The banner just shows off the impressive wingspan, but the new teaser gives us even more background information of how Maleficent came to be so evil, and it might have something to do with someone stealing her wings. While I'm concerned this will turn out like another bland revision in the vein of Snow White and the Huntsman, hopefully Jolie will make this work. Watch and see!
Following some impressive, towering concept art last year, not to mention some first look photos, the teaser poster for The Maze Runner has arrived. It definitely takes a cue from the aforementioned concept art, but just changes the angle from which we see the maze, and only features two characters getting ready to enter the towering puzzle. Fox pushed back the film from an initial February release all the way to this fall in September, but that was apparently to make the movie and marketing better, to give audiences more time to gain interest in the film. The teaser trailer shouldn't be too far behind either so stay tuned. See the poster!
Normally when it comes to posting pictures of toys for big blockbuster films heading to theaters, we're not big fans. Many times, some people think getting a glimpse of some action figures or toy promo artwork is a good first impression for a film that hasn't released a first look photo or a teaser trailer yet, but we think that's rubbish. However, since we've already gotten a glimpse at the new Godzilla from director Gareth Edwards in the most recent trailer, we have no problem pointing out this cool new toy version of the King of Monsters, especially since it's over 3-feet long! And if this new Godzilla is really that big compared to the kid in this picture, then we might just have to pick up one of these for our own shelf. Check out the toy!
We saw some clever parody posters for Muppets Most Wanted inspired by James Bond and a couple spy thrillers not too long ago, and now we have a cool video that goes behind the scenes of the Disney sequel. But rather than being a glossy featurette, this is just standard B-roll from the set. While this is normally boring to see, when it comes to seeing a movie with the Muppets on set, it's rather fascinating to see how the set is built to accommodate the puppeteers, and also how the actors interact with them in various takes. Plus, it's just a little weird seeing the Muppets when they're not entirely in character, lacking life. Watch it!
Following the full trailer for Transformers: Age of Extinction, along with the poster featuring Optimus Prime standing like Lancelot with a sword, we have a new IMAX poster for the pseudo-reboot and sequel in the Hasbro toy film franchise. This one simply takes a shot from the trailer where the enemy arrives near Mark Wahlberg's farm and begins wreaking havoc on Earth again, and just puts it in the frame of a poster. It's a cool shot, but there were plenty of quick glimpses in the aforementioned trailer that felt like they were straight out of Transformers: Dark of the Moon, but that's Michael Bay for you. See the poster!
This past weekend, Wes Anderson's latest star-studded film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, received a limited release. And while that means only 4 screens were playing the film (it will expand in the coming weeks), that didn't stop it from smashing box office records. Variety reports the film picked up $800,000 at the box office, meaning each screen raked in $200,000, and that's enough for the film to become the highest grossing live-action limited release debut of all time. The previous record was held by P.T. Anderson's The Master. And if you'd like a closer look at the model of the titular hotel, check out construction photos below.
Seemingly taking a cue from the most recent official poster for the new take on the classic movie monster Godzilla, the folks at Mondo have debuted a new poster designed by Phantom City Creative (who designed last year's Comic-Con poster for the film) to hype up the Gareth Edwards film. The poster features Godzilla stomping through a nondescript skyline where the fire and smoke created from his stomping forms the monster himself. It's a pretty damn cool piece of artwork, and anyone attending SXSW will have a chance to pick one up when the original 1954 film screens at the Ritz Alamo Theater tomorrow.