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Watch Amazon’s Trailer for Bryan Cranston’s The Dangerous Book for Boys

Breaking Bad‘s Bryan Cranston and Superbad‘s Greg Mottola are about to unveil the secrets of one of the most unusual and complex creatures to ever walk the earth: boys. Amazon Prime has released the official trailer for their comedy series adaptation of Conn and Hal Iggulden‘s book The Dangerous Book for Boys; as well as setting the […]


EXCLUSIVE: Play The Paul Beat-Em-Up Game

Greg Mottola’s Paul is in UK cinemas now. You may have seen our world’s first review of the film, Rich’s post on the comics featured in the film, or my two–part interview with Mottola. You’ve also probably seen the beautiful faces of Nick Frost, Simon Pegg and Paul himself looking down on you from the […]

Greg Mottola Talks Paul

Just a few days before Greg Mottola was completely finished and done with Paul, he took a few minutes out from the sound mix to have a chat with me. Some of what he told me ran on the site last week, ahead of the film’s release, but I thought we’d celebrate the opening of […]


See Paul Before Everyone Else With Bleeding Cool

Are you called Paul, Pauletta, Paula or Paulo? If you (or one of your friends) are, then you might be in with a chance of winning two seats at a screening of Paul, in cinemas across the UK on 14th February. We’ve teamed up with Universal Pictures to offer the great/not so great Pauls of […]

World’s First Review Of Paul

Both written by and starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, Paul‘s success was always going depend to quite some extent on their interplay. Luckily, we know from Spaced, Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz that they can make a great blend. If there was any question of this smooth mix being repeated here, it […]

US Extended Trailer For Paul

Ahead of schedule, the full-length American edit of the trailer for Paul has arrived. The film was directed by Greg Mottola, was written by its stars Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, and features Seth Rogen as the voice of the titular alien. For a bit of compare and contrast, let me remind you of the […]

Pegg And Frost’s Paul Gets A Cinema Standee And New Banner

Snapped last night in my local Vue, a standing cardboard display and a wall banner, both promoting Greg Mottola’s Paul with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and the voice of Seth Rogen. I assume there was a third, Paul side to the cardboard display but it would have been up against the wall and the last […]

New, Longer Trailer For Pegg, Frost And Mottola’s Paul

At over twice the run-time of the previous trailer, this new promo for Paul is currently a Yahoo exclusive. What does that mean? That I can’t embed it. But I can link to the page it’s on. I’ll update in due course. The final card on the trailer promises a UK release on Valentine’s Day […]

Pair Of Picture Pictures From Frost And Pegg’s Paul

Empire magazine have pre-empted the scanners are posted two of the images from Paul that feature in their current issue up on their website. Net result? Print is dead. Perhaps. The first features the titular Paul, not too convincingly integrated into the image; the second features Simon Pegg’s Empire Strikes Back T-shirt (these aren’t your obscure […]