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SPACE FORCE (2020): New trailer From Steve Carell, Noah Emmerich, John Malkovich, Lisa Kudrow…

Space Force (2020), Steve Carell, Netflix
Space Force (2020), Steve Carell, Netflix

Steve Carell, Noah Emmerich, Lisa Kudrow and John Malkovich are the stars of new Netflix 10 part comedy series Space Force.

Created by Carell and Greg Daniels, at the centre of the story is four-star general Mark R. Naird (Carell). Naird begrudgingly teams up with an eccentric scientist to get the U.S. military’s newest agency Space Force ready for lift-off.

I’m definitely getting Veep vibes. Plus the list of professionally funny people involved is pretty promising.

Are you tempted to watch this one? I never did watch the American version of The Office but suspect that Carell’s role here may be a little similar.

Jane Lynch, Ben Schwartz, Jimmy O. Yang, Tawny Newsome, Owen Daniels, Diana Silvers, Alex Sparrow and Don Lake also star.

Space Force Release Dates: May 29th, 2020 (US) / Internet…

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THE BOSS BABY (2017): The Things I liked…

The Boss Baby (2017), Alec Baldwin
The Boss Baby (2017), Alec Baldwin

When I first realised that The Boss Baby was about a smart / adult-like briefcase carrying baby, I feared that as I watched the movie, I’d miss the only other smart / adult-like  baby I’d ever known and loved. I’m of course talking about the lovable Stewie Griffin of Seth MacFarlane’s Family Guy. Luckily, as I watched the Tom McGrath directed animated movie, not for a single second did the delightful Stewie G. pop into my mind. There was simply too much engaging fun, imagination and general cuteness going on in The Boss Baby.

Undoubtably, the person behind the story of The Boss Baby (Marla Frazee) is an individual with a great imagination – not unlike the film’s main character, Timmy (Miles Bakshi) – and many other children you may or may not know. Naturally, kids are going to have a good time with The Boss Baby but you absolutely don’t have to be a kid to like it.

There were some things that happened in this movie that really reminded me that I was watching an animation, meaning that the rules of what may or may not happen in an everyday situation simply have to be discarded completely. Usually I’m fine with suspending my disbelief but with this movie for some reason, I was sometimes less able to do so.

My personal favourite animated films are still Finding Nemo (2003) and Ratatouille (2007)This movie, though not as well executed in every way as the aforementioned, it’s still a fun adventure.

Another personal highlight for me was knowing that the dad character was being voiced by my favourite American talk show host, Jimmy Kimmel; a seemingly nice man whose voice I happen to find rather comforting.

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THE BOSS BABY (2017): New Trailer From Alec Baldwin, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow…

The Boss Baby (2017), Alec Baldwin
The Boss Baby (2017), Alec Baldwin

Read my spoiler-free movie review of The Boss Baby (2017).


Alec Baldwin, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow and Steve Buscemi’s latest movie is The Boss Baby, an animated comedy about a suit-wearing briefcase-carrying baby on a mission…

Who can think of a smart talking cartoon baby boy without the smartest talking cartoon baby boy in the world, Family Guy‘s Stewie Griffin coming to mind?  That’s right, nearly no one, probably.

What I’d like is for The Boss Baby to be so good and engaging that I don’t end up missing and thinking about about Stewie.

I definitelylike this trailer more than the first one, which is a good sign I think. Also I generally love Alec Baldwin’s comedy work so that too is another thumbs up.

Will you be watching The Boss Baby? Let me know in the comments.

The Boss Baby Release Dates: March 31st, 2017 (US); April 7th, 2017 (UK);  April 12th, 2017 (FR); April 20th, 2017 (GER)…

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TABLE 19 (2017): New Trailer Starring Anna Kendrick, Craig Robinson, Lisa Kudrow…

Table 19 (2017), Thomas Cocquerel, Anna Kendrick
Table 19 (2017), Thomas Cocquerel, Anna Kendrick

Jeffrey Blitz is the director behind the new Anna Kendrick, Stephen Merchant, Craig Robinson and Lisa Kudrow comedy/ drama, Table 19.

Table 19 is that table at a wedding for the random people that the bride and groom aren’t particularly close to anymore, but feel obligated to invite…

I already like the vibe of this trailer, thanks to the edit and music. Also, brothers Jay and Mark Duplass are the writers which  means that at the very least it’s going to be watchable.

Thomas Cocquerel, Tony Revolori, June Squib, Amanda Crew and Wyatt Russell also make an appearance.

Table 19 Release Dates: January 20th, 2017 (US & UK)…

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