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What Happens When Movie Twitter Accounts Die?

Mike Ryan | Posted 03.09.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

To market new movies, studios often create a Twitter account to aide in the publicity push. Here's one for the upcoming Arnold Schwarzenegger vehicle, The Last Stand. If you want to updates on The Last Stand, you could follow that account and get a constant reminder that The Last Stand is coming out on Jan. 18. But what happens after Jan. 18?

Paul Rudd Hates His Naked Body... And Everything Else About Himself

Posted 11.14.2011 | Entertainment

If assertion was to be made that Hollywood actor classifications are largely empty constructs meant to group actors together for auditions and marketi...

Go Big or Go Home: Why the Mainstream Successes of The Debt and Our Idiot Brother Matter

Scott Mendelson | Posted 11.07.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

While there are many reasons to praise the $14 million six-day opening of The Debt, the most surprising thing about it is that Focus Features debuted the film wide enough to achieve that kind of opening in the first place.

Elizabeth Banks: Why Sex Is Funny

Posted 10.28.2011 | Entertainment

Elizabeth Banks is one of the most gorgeous and talented women in Hollywood, with the ability to pull off a wide range of genres. It is even more impr...

ReThink Review: Our Idiot Brother -- Are Hippies Born or Made?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 10.26.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Our Idiot Brother is simply a small, light crowd-pleasing comedy that isn't trying to change the world, but has a lot of laughs, heart, and great performances. And there's nothing idiotic about that.

Rashida Jones Talks Dream Casting And Being A Lesbian

Rashida Jones Interview | Posted 10.26.2011 | Entertainment

Rashida Jones rubs shoulders with Nicole Richie while celebrating the launch of Charlotte Ronson Beauty exclusively at Sephora on Tuesday (August 23) ...

Adam Scott & Paul Rudd Talk Shining Crotches, Friendship

Posted 10.25.2011 | Entertainment

Adam Scott and Paul Rudd have been best friends for the past twenty years. It's a bond that spans late night jams, crappy apartments, family dinners, ...

Rashida Jones: 'I Tried To Kiss As Many Girls As Possible'

Posted 10.25.2011 | Entertainment

In the name of research for her art, Rashida Jones spent pre-production on her latest film kissing a lot of girls. The "Parks & Recreation" star gu...

HuffPost Review: Our Idiot Brother

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Jesse Peretz's Our Idiot Brother is a summer-ending treat, a low-key comedy with sharp performances and a shaggy-dog feel.

Elizabeth Banks On Friends, Working With A-Holes

Posted 10.24.2011 | Entertainment

While there are certainly legendary individual titans of comedy, whose talent can stand on its own amidst interchangeable co-stars and filmmakers, it ...

Nicki Gostin

Elizabeth Banks: ‘Our Idiot Brother' Star Talks Real-Life Siblings, Motherhood

HuffingtonPost.com | Nicki Gostin | Posted 10.11.2011 | Celebrity

It’s been a banner year for Elizabeth Banks. The 37-year-old Massachusetts native first caught people’s attention as Miss Brant in the “Spid...

WATCH: Paul Rudd Has Big Ideas For Harvey Weinstein

Posted 10.10.2011 | Comedy

Sometimes viral marketing is painfully obnoxious, and other times it's just good fun. This fits into the latter category, if for no other reason than ...

Indie Summer

The Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 10.02.2011 | Home

Nothing says "August" like some quality, independent film. At least for us. Maybe, for you, August says "Oh crap, the summer's almost over," or "I rea...

Elizabeth Banks: Standing In My Underwear, Trying On Bellies

Posted 09.10.2011 | Entertainment

Back in March, Elizabeth Banks announced that she had a baby boy through a surrogate, marking an exciting new time in her life. Now, she'll take the j...

PHOTO: Paul Rudd Goes Hippie, Idiotically

Posted 08.26.2011 | Entertainment

Forget all the promo stills and trailers released thus far; it just takes this one photo to tell the story of "Our Idiot Brother." Which is a good th...

Paul Rudd Acts Like An Idiot

Posted 08.15.2011 | Entertainment

Paul Rudd is so nice, it's stupid. Quite literally. The veteran funnyman features in this new trailer for his upcoming druggy, feel good comedy, "O...

HuffPost Review: The Trip

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.09.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The pleasures of The Trip are subtle and absurd. The humor is found in the moment by a pair of witty performers who cast a gimlet eye on everything they encounter -- including each other.

Rashida Jones Talks Playing A Lesbian, Kissing Zooey Deschanel

Posted 07.18.2011 | Entertainment

Paul Rudd grew a shaggy beard and long hair for his new indie comedy, "Our Idiot Brother," but it was Rashida Jones who made the major transformation ...

Paul Rudd Is An Idiot

Posted 06.25.2011 | Entertainment

Paul Rudd is an idiot. On film, of course. Rudd stars in the new indie comedy "Our Idiot Brother," as Ned, a lovable, modern-day hippie who gets...