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January 10, 2011

Evan Goldberg Talks Pineapple Express 2, Plans a Sausage Party

Out promoting "The Green Hornet," Evan Goldberg discussed the odds of "Pineapple Express" and "Superbad" sequels, as well as upcoming projects including a raunchy computer-animated film titled "Sausage Party."More…

January 21, 2009

Five Favourite Films with James Franco

Having established his name in the Spider-Man movies, these days James Franco is clearly making some more personal career choices. He was in three films in 2008, notable for their vastly different styles. His extended cameo as Richard Gere's son in the weepy Nights in Rodanthe, based on the Nicholas Sparks novel, was followed by two far less forgettable roles; opposite Seth Rogan in Pineapple Express (for which he received a Golden Globe nomination) and as Sean Penn's boyfriend in Milk (for which he has been nominated with the cast for the SAG ensemble award). He's been studying film at New York University, and chooses five favourites that are all firmly rooted in authenticity...More…

January 5, 2009

RT on DVD: All Aboard the Pineapple Express with an Exclusive Deleted Scene!

Ring in the new year with a stoner comedy from the Apatow gang (Pineapple Express), a critically-acclaimed British horror import (Eden Lake), and the movie that brought together the sultry forces of Sir Ben Kingsley and Mary-Kate Olsen, at long last (The Wackness). Try your best to avoid a handful of clunkers new to DVD this week (Babylon A.D., The Righteous Kill, Bangkok Dangerous) and, if you know what a Cylon is, get jazzed for Season 4.0 of the best sci-fi series on television (Battlestar Galactica)!More…

December 31, 2008

Total Recall: What We Learned in 2008

We go to the movies for a lot of reasons: to laugh, to cry, to be scared, to escape. However, the best movies can enlighten and challenge us; by the time we leave the theater, if we're lucky, we may just learn something. With that in mind, we at RT compiled a list of things we took away from 2008's cinematic slate -- and don't worry, there won't be a quiz at the end.More…

September 8, 2008

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Worst Box Office in 5 Years

Americans spend the weekend doing everything but watching movies as the box office spills into a five year slump. More…

September 2, 2008

RT's Summer in Review: The Best, The Worst, and Our Favorite Films!

The summer movie season of 2008 ended last weekend, and boy, was it a good one. Led by box office smashes like Iron Man, Wall-E, and The Dark Knight, Hollywood raked in the dough week after week -- and, surprisingly, scored major Freshness on the Tomatometer in the process. Rotten Tomatoes takes a look at the Summer in Review to revisit the critical and commercial hits and misses of the summer.More…

August 21, 2008

Craig Robinson Pleads Guilty to Ecstasy Possession

Craig Robinson, the actor whose appearances in films such as Pineapple Express and Knocked Up, as well as NBC's The Office, has pleaded guilty to ecstasy possession charges stemming from a June traffic stop.More…

August 8, 2008

Review Revue: Can Traveling Pants Derail Pineapple Express?

This week two doobie-smoking heroes might just give Batman a run for his money, as Pineapple Express opens to considerable fan anticipation. But don't count out the plucky, denim-swapping girls of Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 just yet! Watch to see what the critics are saying in this week's Review Revue!More…

August 8, 2008

Superbad/Pineapple Express Sequel Mashup Coming?

Interest has been expressed in sequels to both Superbad and Pineapple Express -- and, as James Franco tells MTV, they might both happen, in the form of one movie with two directors.More…

August 7, 2008

Box Office Guru Preview: Pineapple Hopes To Defeat Knight

Studios got off to an early start by launching this week's two new films, the stoner comedy Pineapple Express and the girlpower saga The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, on Wednesday. The midweek launches allow the movies to tap into available students on summer vacation, generate some word-of-mouth going into the all-important weekend period.More…

August 6, 2008

Total Recall: 15 Memorable Movie Stoners

What are the most interesting portrayals of marijuana users out there, and how many of them are in movies actually classified as a stoner movie? Read on to check out Rotten Tomatoes' findings.More…

August 6, 2008

Midweek Releases Bumping Up Grosses

With half a dozen movies opening in the middle of the week between now and Labor Day, some folks are asking: Is Wednesday the new Friday?More…

July 28, 2008

Apatow, Rogen, Cast Discuss Pineapple Express

One fan carrying a Chewbacca backpack got Judd Apatow to do what no other Comic-Con panelist has done so far. Apatow took off his shirt. "Oh, my god, he's got a back like yours Judd," Rogen said before the fan was able to ask his question at the "Pineapple Express" Q&A. More…

July 27, 2008

Box Office Guru Wrapup: The Bat Smashes More Records

The Dark Knight breaks $300 million after only ten days. More…

July 24, 2008

RT Photo Preview: What To Watch at Comic-Con

This year's Con kicks off today with Preview Night, followed by four straight days of nonstop panels, unadulterated geekery, and costumed fun. Here we've put together a preview of our own, photo highlights of the hottest movie panels we're looking forward to over the next few days. (Stay tuned for our gallery of the best Comic-Con costumes -- metallic bikini Leia alert!)More…

July 17, 2008

David Gordon Green: From Indie Auteur to Pineapple Express

David Gordon Green might seem like an unusual choice to direct Pineapple Express, but as it turns out, the man behind the camera for Snow Angels and All the Real Girls was a natural fit.More…

July 7, 2008

Seth Rogen Taking Another Trip on the Pineapple Express?

He's got a slew of films in the works, and Seth Rogen recently spoke with Moviehole about all of them -- as well as Pineapple Express 2, and the Superbad sequel that's never going to happen.More…

July 3, 2008

Huey Lewis' Pineapple Express Theme Song Debuts Online

Kids of the '80s, rejoice -- Huey Lewis' theme song for Pineapple Express has hit the Web, and it's everything you could have hoped for.More…

June 27, 2008

Seth Rogen + Kevin Smith = NC-17

At a press conference for his latest R-rated comedy, Pineapple Express, Seth Rogen revealed that his next film might get the dreaded NC-17 rating. He stars in Kevin Smith's latest, Zack and Miri Make a Porno, which is fighting for an R.More…

March 20, 2008

Five Favorite Films with Judd Apatow

The filmmaker was kind enough to take time out of his busy schedule to talk to us about which movies have really influenced him.More…

March 11, 2008

Apatow Nets Sandler, Rogen, and Mann for Upcoming Feature

After a burst of production activity that saw Judd Apatow taking a producer's credit on Drillbit Taylor, Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Pineapple Express, he's making plans to return to the director's chair.More…

February 15, 2008

(Red Band) Trailer Bulletin: Pineapple Express

It doesn't pull into the station until August, but the makers of Pineapple Express have decided to give you an early taste of the Seth Rogen/James Franco comedy -- if you're over 18, that is.More…

November 29, 2007

Seth Rogen Not Bothered By Nerds Whining About His Green Hornet

If you greeted the news of Seth Rogen starring in a new Green Hornet movie less than enthusiastically, you were not alone -- something Rogen is aware of, and to his credit, not terribly concerned about.More…