"PAUL"

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  1. RebelMan

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    Paul (2011) - HD Trailer

    Release Date:
    March 18, 2011

    MPAA Rating:
    R (for language, sexual references, and some drug use)

    Plot Summary:
    Simon Pegg and Nick Frost ("Hot Fuzz," "Shaun of the Dead") reunite for the comedy adventure "Paul" as two sci-fi geeks whose pilgrimage takes them to America's UFO heartland. While there, they accidentally meet an alien who brings them on an insane road trip that alters their universe forever.

    For the past 60 years, an alien named Paul (voiced by Seth Rogen) has been hanging out at a top-secret military base. For reasons unknown, the space-traveling smart ass decides to escape the compound and hop on the first vehicle out of town -- a rented RV containing Earthlings Graeme Willy (Pegg) and Clive Collings (Frost).

    Chased by federal agents and the fanatical father of a young woman that they accidentally kidnap, Graeme and Clive hatch a fumbling escape plan to return Paul to his mother ship. And as two nerds struggle to help, one little green man might just take his fellow outcasts from misfits to intergalactic heroes.
     
  2. Brandon

    Brandon This is important work.

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    Always up for some more Pegg/Frost shenanigans. :) 
     
  3. Opticron Primal

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    I love that it looks like a kids movie....but it's not.
     
  4. Optimus1986

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  5. Tekkaman Blade

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    Saw this at comic con. Basically two geeks go to comic con decide to drive to roswell, pick up alien. I have a pair of sunglasses from hall H
     
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    Omnibus Prime I'm too old for this shit TFW2005 Supporter

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    "Fuck yeah!" [/Ed]
     
  7. RebelMan

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    I love everything these guys are in, and Spaced remains my favorite TV show in existence, so I'm more than just a little excited for this.
     
  9. Omnius

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    Bumpity!

    Saw this last night - to put it bluntly, I loved it! The reviews so far seem to be mixed, but as a fan of previous Pegg/Frost collaborations, this is probably my favourite to date. Seth Rogen does a great job as Paul, too. It's packed full of geek references too, but I think me and the fiance were the only other people in the cinema who understood any of them. Hugely enjoyable and highly recommended. :D 
     
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    That was a fun trailer. ^^ Thanks for sharing!
     
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    Dran0n Junk male

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    I'm interested.
     
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    Wait.... That trailer said Valentines day... is that out?
     
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    Don't think so. It's supposed to premier here in SXSW. I hope I can get in. It looks pretty awesome.
     
  14. Omnius

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    That was the UK release date, international releases to follow.

    Edit: US release is 18 March.

    http://www.whatispaul.com/
     
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    Just saw this myself - yeah, pretty good but I prefer their other two films, I liked Paul himself and all the geeky references (I'm sure I missed a bunch) althought the swearing got a bit forced and boring after a while and they are a bit heavy handed with the american steriotypes.

    But remember, all sentient species can agree that adding 3 breasts make everything cooler!
     
  16. Optimus_Prowl

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    I'm going to go see this on Tuesday, looking forwards to it. (I wonder how they're going to feature the Hot Fuzz DVD.)
     
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    I'm glad they're making American Dad the movie, Roger is looking great in cgi, wait....what... oh, it's not that, well damn. This movie looks dumb as shit.
     
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    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Saw this on Wednesday. Didn't expect much to begin with but as the film progressed it got really good. Its especially good if you catch all the sci-fi/geek references.
     

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