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‘A Futile and Stupid Gesture’: Netflix Resurrects the Comedy Legends Behind ‘Animal House’ and ‘Caddyshack’

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast David Wain has never made a movie like this before. “It was truly a totally different thing for me,” the director of comedies like Wet Hot American Summer, Role Models, and Wanderlust tells The Daily Beast. Show More Summary

Netflix's Futile And Stupid Gesture Trailer Explores National Lampoon's Beginnings

Check out the first trailer for A Futile and Stupid Gesture, Netflix's look at the origins of National Lampoon from the mind of the director of Wet Hot American Summer.

Trailer for Netflix's National Lampoon Film 'A Futile & Stupid Gesture'

Netflix has launched an official trailer for a new film titled A Futile and Stupid Gesture, from director David Wain, who is already working with Netflix to bring you the "Wet Hot American Summer" series. The sort-of-doc film profiles Doug Kenney, the comedy wunderkind who co-created the "National Lampoon", Caddyshack, and Animal House. Show More Summary

‘A Futile and Stupid Gesture’ Trailer Tells The National Lampoon Origin Story

National Lampoon, the humor magazine that eventually jumped into the movie business, now has its own biopic courtesy of Wet Hot American Summer filmmaker David Wain. A Futile and Stupid Gesture, which hits Netflix next month, focuses on National Lampoon co-founder Doug Kenney, played in the film by Will Forte. Show More Summary

‘A Futile And Stupid Gesture’ Trailer: Will Forte Creates National Lampoon In Netflix Comedy

Things get absurdly comedic in the new trailer for Netflix’s A Futile and Stupid Gesture starring Will Forte. Directed by Wet Hot American Summer‘s David Wain, the movie is based on the story of Doug Kenney (Forte) who, along with Henry...Show More Summary

MAD #549 Sneak Peek #2

As promised, here’s a look at the art for the other piece I had in this issue… a parody of the movie poster for “Wet Hot American Summer” but entitled “White Hate American Summer”. Some of the people depicted are from the VICE mini-documentary “Charlottesville: Race and Terror”. Show More Summary

‘Search Party’ Producer Michael Showalter Talks Season 2, ‘The Big Sick,’ and ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ [Interview]

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

One of the TV hits of last season was TBS’s new show, Search Party. As a comedy, it stretched across genres as Dory (Alia Shawkat) led her friends on a search for their missing friend Chantal (Clare McNulty). By the end, it got very dark, complete with existential angst and a possible murder. Show More Summary

One Scene from Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later Required Three Days And a Green Screen To Film

Wet Hot American Summer might seem like just a bunch of friends hanging out on the same set and being hilarious with one another, but it turns out almost no Hollywood endeavor can come to life without a little dressing up from the CGI paintbrush. Director David Wain shared a ... More »

Lake Bell Takes On Long Term Relationships In 'I Do...Until I Don't'

5 months agoEntertainment / Film : Moviefone

Just when you can't decide if Lake Bell's an actress who specializes in outrageous TV comedies like "Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later" and "Childrens Hospital," or intense film dramas like "Shot Caller" and "No Escape," she goes...Show More Summary

Best Shows To Watch On Netflix Right Now

Netflix recommendations. This week, "Wet Hot American Summer" tops the list.

Tim and Eric's anniversary special isn't a special—it’s a continuation

Whenever a comedy show or film series starts up again after a lengthy break, the current trend is to acknowledge the hiatus. Take Wet Hot American Summer’s two subsequent Netflix seasons, where so much of the humor comes from how much the cast has aged, even as they continue to play characters they were much too old… Read more...

Saatchi & Saatchi Got a Special Shout-Out in This Netflix Series Thanks to Chris Pine

In the penultimate episode of the sequel to Wet Hot American Summer, a cult classic comedy starring dozens of before-they-were-really-famous actors, a character's convoluted backstory takes a dive into the advertising world. The original cast includes comedic actors like Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd, Michael Ian Black, Janeane Garofalo and Molly Shannon as well as actors...

Chef Gary Is the Best Part of ‘Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later’

He started in the mess hall, but now he’s a big deal chef For fans of the original Wet Hot American Summer, one of the most satisfying parts of the new star-studded Netflix sequel is seeing that lowly line cook Gary (played by A.D. Miles) has blossomed into a hot shot Manhattan chef. Show More Summary

Sequel Bits: ‘Alien: Covenant’ Special Effects Video, Edgar Wright on ‘Baby Driver 2’, and More

5 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Alien: Covenant gets a cool special effects video Edgar Wright talks about the potential for Baby Driver 2 Wet Hot American Summer is getting the comic book treatment M. Night Shyamalan provides an update...Show More Summary

How to Catch Up on Fall TV’s Returning Favorites

We may be smack in the middle of August, and you may still be making your way through Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later, but don’t kid yourself: It’s nearly September, which means it’s almost time for fall television.September and October will, of course, bring the usual onslaught of ... More »

How making music for a comedy is totally different than making it for a drama — and the surprising similarities

The 90s are so hot right now, and the creators of "Wet Hot American Summer" took advantage of that with "Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later," which made its debut on Netflix last week. "10 Years Later" takes place in 1991, while...Show More Summary

TV Club: Andy and Deegs face off as the Wet Hot gang prepares to save Camp Firewood...again

Wet Hot American Summer teeters between being a rousing, fast-paced tall tale suited to the campfire and a relentless joke delivery machine. The first half of Ten Years Later has leaned too far toward the latter, so even when the jokes land, there’s a certain emptiness to the whole affair. Show More Summary

Who Plays Claire on Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later?

5 months agoEntertainment : BuzzSugar

Wet Hot American Summer returned to Netflix on Aug. 4 with an eight-episode series subtitled Ten Years Later, a nod to the 2001 film where a group of counselors agree to meet up 10 years after their memorable Summer. But never the type...Show More Summary

Was that David Hyde Pierce’s Real Apartment on Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later?

Netflix’s Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later raises many questions, ones like, was that David Hyde Pierce’s Emmy-filled, be-skulled home office? Or was it just made to look like it, as a joke about how the franchise famously has had to work around people’s schedule? Vulture was curious, so ... More »

Daily Podcast: Everything We Learned About Star Wars: The Last Jedi & Our Standalone Movie Wishlist

5 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

On the /Film Daily podcast for August 10, 2017, Peter Sciretta is joined by Ben Pearson, Brad Oman and Jacob Hall, who stop by the water cooler to discuss Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later, The Magic Castle, RPG cases, and Mondo’s Home Alone Cheese Pizza Vinyl. Show More Summary

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