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Ted 2

Ted 2, Seth MacFarlane, and the Age of the Brogressive

Michael Darer | Posted 07.07.2016 | College
Michael Darer

Perhaps, I'm just a masochist, but I cannot stop thinking about Ted 2. I've made no bones about my distaste for the film, but it's rare that a film so dumbly vulgar holds my attention for nearly two weeks after its release.

Ted 2 and the Empty Plea for Equality

Michael Darer | Posted 06.30.2016 | College
Michael Darer

If Ted 2 is about anything, it is about--whether McFarlane knows it or not--the difference between the empty gesture, the half-hearted promise, and the reality of what dignity actually means.

Bill Bradley

We May Finally Know The Answer To A Big 'Pulp Fiction' Mystery | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.27.2015 | Entertainment

As movie fans know, the secret of what's in Marsellus Wallace's briefcase in "Pulp Fiction" is one of the biggest pop-culture mysteries around. Some t...

The Moral Arc of 'Ted 2': A Ribald Comedy With a Moral Message

Michael Shermer | Posted 06.26.2016 | Entertainment
Michael Shermer

What does a smart and socially savvy comedy writer, actor, and producer like Seth MacFarlane do when he wants to say something relevant about the moral progress of humanity and deliver it to a large audience? Write it into the sequel of his wildly popular 2012 hit comedy film.

Here Are The 'Ted 2' Jokes Mark Wahlberg Thinks Went Too Far

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.25.2015 | Entertainment

Given his track record, Mark Wahlberg has seemed more afraid of doing sequels than his "Ted" character ever was of thunder, but that's not the case wi...

Movie Review: Ted 2 Works

Carole Mallory | Posted 06.25.2016 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Ignore the early moments of Ted 2 which are like a randy horse coming out of the confinements of an opening gate. Once set free Ted 2 lumbers unmercifully from one ribald gag to another. Some are riotously funny.

'Ted 2' Red Band Trailer Has TMI About Tom Brady

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.28.2015 | Entertainment

Welp, looks like "Ted 2" will feature a lot of talk about Tom Brady's penis, in addition to an actual Tom Brady cameo. In the new red band trailer for...

The 'Ted 2' Super Bowl Trailer Stars Tom Brady

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 02.01.2015 | Entertainment

Days after releasing the first trailer for "Ted 2," Universal unveiled a Super Bowl spot for the forthcoming comedy sequel about a talking teddy bear....

The Trailer For 'Ted 2' Has Arrived

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.29.2015 | Entertainment

Fun fact: "Ted" grossed $549 million worldwide after its release in 2012. So here's the sequel, which reunites Mark Wahlberg with Seth MacFarlane's fo...

5 Huge Mistakes You'll Make in the Film and TV Business (and How to Avoid Them)

Dean Silvers | Posted 12.29.2014 | Entertainment
Dean Silvers

Why did no one see your short film? Why didn't it get into those festivals? Why wasn't your feature film bought and distributed? Why couldn't you sell your script?

When You'll Be Able To See More Of This Guy

Posted 10.02.2013 | Entertainment

"Ted" has a sequel, and it's landing in theaters on June 26, 2015. The follow-up to Seth MacFarlane's smash comedy will see the return of Mark Wahl...

Learning the Wrong Lesson: Audiences Liked Our Original Films? Let's Make Sequels to All of Them!

Scott Mendelson | Posted 11.12.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

2012 has been a banner year for, among other things, somewhat original, non-franchised *movies* often targeted at adults.