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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

'This Is the End' review: It's a matter of life and Seth

Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, Jonah Hill and Craig Robinson are all partying at James Franco's crib, getting really wasted and having fun with the ladies when the end of the world comes — and they realize this is, like, it. Apocalypse, wow. That's the gag for "This more
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com ( 6/11/2013 3:52:11 AM -08:00 )

Emma Watson signs apocalyptic comedy
Emma Watson signs apocalyptic comedyFormer Harry Potter actress Emma Watson says she signed her new film This is the End because she found its script 'crazy'. The 23-year-old actress said though she was initially confused about giving her nod for the project, but she quickly realised it would more
NDTV ( 6/11/2013 3:30:42 AM -08:00 )

`This is the End` script sounded crazy: Emma Watson
`This is the End` script sounded crazy: Emma Watson London: Actress Emma Watson says she took up `This is the End` project because she found the script crazy. The 23-year-old `Harry Potter` star said though she was initially confused but she quickly more
Zee News ( 6/11/2013 1:02:34 AM -08:00 )

Seth Rogen Disses His Movie With Barbra Streisand, Says The Guilt Trip Is for
Seth Rogen Disses His Movie With Barbra Streisand, Says The Guilt Trip Is forSeth Rogen is admitting to actor's remorse. The This Is the End star probably put an end to future projects with Barbra Streisand by revealing that he didn't like The Guilt Trip just as much as most people didn't like The Guilt Trip. "We shot that movie in the more
E! Online ( 6/10/2013 11:53:09 PM -08:00 )

Comedy about the world's end gets many star turns
Comedy about the worldDays after they wrapped Knocked Up for writer, director and old pal Judd Apatow in 2007, Seth Rogen and Jay Baruchel knocked out an 8-minute film titled Jay and Seth vs. The Apocalypse. A down and (very) dirty production co-written by Rogen and more
Dallas Morning News ( 6/10/2013 4:20:09 PM -08:00 )

"This Is The End" New York Premiere
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 10: Actor Seth Rogen attends "This Is The End" New York Premiere at Sunshine Landmark on June 10, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images). Copyright © 2013 Getty Images. All rights reserved. Add News to your more
Getty Images ( 6/10/2013 4:00:00 PM -08:00 )

Seth Rogen talks 'The End,' front to back
"It's 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' in the apocalypse," co-star Jay Baruchel declares. Rogen and Goldberg on set. Co-directors/co-writers Seth Rogen, left, and Evan Goldberg on the set of 'The End of The World.' (Photo: Suzanne Hanover, Columbia Pictures) more
USA TODAY ( 6/10/2013 3:19:27 PM -08:00 )

Good friends made 'This Is the End' into a real party
USA TODAY hangs out with Seth Rogen and friends to discuss the end of the world. 'The End' with Jay, Craig and Seth. Famous friends Jay Baruchel, left, Craig Robinson and Seth Rogen face the apocalypse together in the new comedy 'This Is the End.' more
USA TODAY ( 6/10/2013 3:16:11 PM -08:00 )

Seth Rogen and celeb friends face the apocalypse in This is The End
Sometimes, the wrong things seem like the right things to do for a laugh. Vancouverites Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg grew up honing that subversive approach to comedy. Years later, the duo exploit those talents in the R-rated monster-mash spoof, This is more
Calgary Herald ( 6/10/2013 2:29:45 PM -08:00 )

It's the apocalypse — and how — in hilarious 'This Is the End'
In many ways this beast is like countless other CGI creations we see in practically every other movie these days — all lizard-y and growling and thunderous — with one distinct exception: We know, beyond a shadow of a doubt, this monster's a man. more
Chicago Sun-Times ( 6/10/2013 2:28:11 PM -08:00 )

Rapper 2 Chainz Robbed At Gunpoint In San Francisco (REPORT, UPDATE)
UPDATE 2: 5:33 p.m. -- A new report from Radio.com confirms that San Francisco Police have identified 2 Chainz as the subject of an armed robbery, despite earlier conflicting reports that it was, instead, a member of his entourage. UPDATE: 3:56 p.m. -- CBS' more
Huffington Post ( 6/10/2013 2:23:46 PM -08:00 )

Seth Rogen's vice: Smoking weed, eating hamburgers
Seth Rogen, Craig Robinson and Jay Baruchel, stars of 'This is the End,' reveal their biggest vices, which include eating hamburgers and smoking weed. Post to Facebook. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Tweeted! A tweet has been more
USA TODAY ( 6/10/2013 2:06:53 PM -08:00 )

'This is the End' is rude, crude -- and funny 1/2
The "Hangover" movies, even the third one no one defends, barely qualify as comedies in the traditional sense. They're more like grimy action pictures with a joke or two tossed in to avoid the charge of false labeling. Their ugliness of spirit compounds a more
Chicago Tribune (blog) ( 6/10/2013 1:16:34 PM -08:00 )

Rogen enlists famous pals to poke fun at themselves in apocalypse film
Seth Rogen says celebrities such as James Franco and Emma Watson play "horrible versions" of themselves in the comedy "This Is The End." Rogen also appears in the film which he co-wrote and directed with Evan Goldberg. TORONTO - There's something more
The Province ( 6/10/2013 1:15:29 PM -08:00 )

This Is the End
Most movies about the end of the world are terribly depressing. But 'This Is the End' is outrageously hilarious. With a cast of comedians and other celebs playing caricatures of themselves, this is one vision of the apocalypse that will leave you dying of laughter more
MTV UK ( 6/10/2013 11:17:35 AM -08:00 )

Review: 'This is the End': Armageddon, Rogen style
Corral some of your acting buddies. Cast them as caricatures of themselves. Whip up a screenplay about Armageddon, focusing it on the antics of said goofballs. Then explore what happens when these self-involved Stooges get Left Behind -- and, oh, how more
San Jose Mercury News ( 6/10/2013 10:35:39 AM -08:00 )

Seth Rogen talks Hebrew school, Canadian Jews with Marc Maron
In what is probably the most satisfying stop on their promotional tour for the film “This Is the End,” Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg sit down with Marc Maron for today's (extra Jewy) episode of his WTF podcast. Maron always ends up asking his Jewish guests more
Jewish Telegraphic Agency ( 6/10/2013 10:20:33 AM -08:00 )

This is the End, movie and premiere
This is the End, movie and premiereSuzanne Hanover L-r, James Franco, Seth Rogen and Jay Baruchel in Columbia Pictures' "The End of the World." Suzanne Hanover;SMPSP Co-Directors Seth Rogen, left, and Evan Goldberg on the set of Columbia Pictures' "The End of The World," starring more
Kansas City Star ( 6/10/2013 8:55:33 AM -08:00 )

'This Is The End' hits cinemas
'This Is The End' promises to be the most spiritually uplifting, drug-and-chocolate-bar-drenched, end-of-the-world movie of all time. Directed by Seth Rogen, the cast – which is primarily made up of his funniest friends – play extreme versions of themselves, more
euronews ( 6/10/2013 8:47:12 AM -08:00 )

'This is the End' but Seth Rogen is still laughing
In This is the End, Canadian actor Seth Rogen leads a troupe of actors who play themselves in a profane farce about the the apocalypse arriving during a wild party at James Franco's house in Los Angeles. Rogen co-wrote the movie with former Vancouver more
Macleans.ca ( 6/10/2013 6:24:12 AM -08:00 )