WATCH: Full trailer for The Campaign, with Ferrell, Galifianakis

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05.11.12 15 Comments

I posted a couple of their parody commercials the other day, and now there’s a full trailer for The Campaign. The premise of Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis battling it out for a southern senate seat (with Jason Sudeikis as Ferrell’s campaign manager) should sound like the best news ever, and it would, except that The Campaign was directed by Jay Roach, who last did Dinner for Schmucks, a comedy so unfunny you’d think no one in the crew spoke English. Check out the trailer below, and see if you can enjoy the natural Ferrell/Galifianakis charm and humor in the face of the poor story choices. HAHA, HIS FAMILY IS FAT! A GOAT LICKED THAT KID’S WIENER! HIS WIENER! A GOAT! CAN YOU THINK OF A WACKIER COMBINATION?!?

Donkey Kong? God damn that is a terrible line.

Anyway, God help me, but that kid’s line about the goat licking his wiener reminded me of this:

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Vince Mancini is a writer, comedian, and podcaster. A graduate of Columbia’s non-fiction MFA program, his work has appeared on FilmDrunk, the UPROXX network, the Portland Mercury, the East Bay Express, and all over his mom’s refrigerator.

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