When it came to the pitch of Medical Police, I imagine Netflix came to the creators of Adult Swim's Children's Hospital and said, "You know that funny show you do for them?" They followed up with, "Do that and add one additional thing to make it our own." The result became Medical Police. From the […]
Netflix has announced that Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later, the follow-up series to the film Wet Hot American Summer and the prequel series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, will premiere the entire eight-episode season on the streaming service on August 4. Along with the announcement, Netflix also released the first […]
Originally a joke in Wet Hot American Summer, Netflix has ordered Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later. The new series will serve as sequel to both the film and the streaming outlet's recent prequel series, Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp. Netflix even used the scene from the film to announce the […]
Yahoo! Movies posted the first trailer for Hello, My Name is Doris, an upcoming film from Michael Showalter, co-writer of Wet Hot American Summer and director of The Baxter. In the film, Field plays an isolated woman learning about the world of hipsters via an attraction to Max Greenfield: From the trailer, the film resembles […]
Earlier today, I was tipped off that Marvel would like to speak to Benedict Cumberbatch about Doctor Strange. I've been firing off e-mails and calls trying to find out how real this is. Apparently it's a little bit real, as Deadline are now saying that Cumberbatch, alongside the absurdly over-booked Tom Hardy, are on Marvel's […]
The BBFC have certificated the DVD special features for David Wain's commune comedy Wanderlust, and the most interesting inclusion is a completely alternative version of the film. This Bizarro Cut was mentioned during a Lincoln Society Centre Q&A last month, amidst much talk of nudist extras. They actually get into the subject of alternative readings, different […]
Time to step up the swears, drop some semi-nudity and break out the CG "trip" FX.
On the cast list for David Wain's Wet Hot American Summer were Elizabeth Banks, Paul Rudd, David Hyde Pierce, Janeane Garofalo, Bradley Cooper, Ken Marino, Michael Showalter, Molly Shannon, Christopher Meloni… Do I need to go on? There's pages of this stuff. An unhinged and deliberately disjointed summer camp comedy, Wet Hot American Summer is […]