unnecessary sequels

There’s Going To Be A ‘Paul Blart’ Sequel And Probably An Apocalypse

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Sony Pictures and Happy Madison have found a new director and are apparently moving forward with a 'Paul Blart' sequel.

TMZ

Report: Peter Dante Had A ‘Do You Know Who I Am?’ Meltdown

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Happy Madison regular Peter Dante was thrown out of a Santa Monica hotel and is accused of making threats and using racist terms.

SPORTS MOVIES

73 Sports Movies In 73 Days: ‘Happy Gilmore’

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Today’s installment of 73 Sports Movies in 73 Days is the 1996 comedy Happy Gilmore, which many people consider to be one of the funniest sports movies ever made.

ZERO PERCENT ON ROTTENTOMATOES

0% ALERT: Grown Ups 2 is still pitching a perfect Bucky Larson

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With only 10 critics reporting, Grown Ups 2 is still pitching a perfect Bucky Larson on RottenTomatoes with zero positive reviews.

MOVIE THEMED FOOD

“Guy Fieri’s Grown Ups Chili” is a thing that exists

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(here's the bigger version) I don't know about you guys, but just reading the phrase "Guy Fieri's Grown Ups Chili" caused my tips to spontaneously frost themselves and my cat grew a goatee.

KOREAN REMAKE

Adam Sandler to star in suicide comedy ‘Hello Ghost’

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According to THR, Adam Sandler's next movie will be Hello Ghost, a comedy about a guy who keeps trying to kill himself.

year in review

The Absolute Very Worst Movies Of 2012

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After last year’s Worst Movies feature, I received feedback from some readers and Twitter folk about me possibly being “too negative” and “mean” when it came to criticizing films that I chose to watch for this annual hate crime report.

Videos

MUST-WATCH VIDEO: Happy Madison’s Peter Dante urges LAX Bros to not be so Bro-y

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So I was in the middle of pissing my pants laughing at this overly-earnest video from Lacrosse Playground ("Don't Be a LAX Bro") urging lacrosse bros to not be so bro-y -- sample quote: "I love this game more than anything in the world.

#aubrey plaza

All Star Bowling Trick Shots, The Most UPROXX Video Of All Time

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This video showed up on our tip line a few minutes ago, with the subject, "the most uproxx video i've seen".

TIM HERLIHY

Adam Sandler Is Making ‘Parody’ Films Now

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First the good news – Adam Sandler is re-teaming with his old comedy writing partner Tim Herlihy, with whom he made classic, hilarious movies like Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore and The Wedding Singer.

WON'T BACK DOWN

Weekend Movie Guide: It’s ‘Looper’ Time!

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Opening Everywhere: Looper, Hotel Transylvania, Won’t Back Down, Pitch Perfect Opening Somwhere: Solomon Kane FilmDrunk Suggests: I’ve been looking forward to Looper for weeks now and the positive reviews (like Vince’s, in case you haven’t read it) have me very excited.

why god why?

Happy Madison Got Its Claws On ‘Bad Toys 2′

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For the second time in two years, Adam Sandler’s Happy Madison production company is getting into the short-film-goes-big-time business.

#TRAILERS

New Trailer: Paul Blart Presents: 'Mixed Martial Farts'

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Some snoots over at "Sony Pictures" or "IMDB" might tell you that this latest film produced by Happy Madison stars someone called "Kevin James," and is titled "Here Comes the Boom.

VANILLA ICE

FilmDrunk Review: That's My Boy

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It’s only fitting that Adam Sandler rose to fame as a comedian after recording a song about being sodomized with a shampoo bottle, because the films produced by his Happy Madison crew these days are sort of like that shampoo and our minds are his ass.

TOY MOVIES

Sony, Adam Sandler, Hasbro teaming up to make a Tonka Truck movie

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After Battleship bombed and Universal mostly nixed their plans for a bunch of board game movies (notably Stretch Armstrong, starring Taylor Lautner), you might have thought this toys-becoming-movies trend was on its way out.

VANILLA ICE

'That's My Boy' Has Some New Clips. New Jokes? Not So Much

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Happy Madison’s latest “comedy” That’s My Boy hits theaters on Friday, and for once I’m going to be first in line to see it, as opposed to waiting until late November to suck it up and watch Adam Sandler’s annual work for my Worst Films feature.

why god why?

Taylor Lautner's Amazingly Hilarious Role In Grown Ups 2 Was Revealed

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With That’s My Boy set to queef up theaters on June 15, all eyes will soon turn to Adam Sandler’s first sequel, Grown Ups 2, which is turning out to be quite the star-studded affair.

YOU GOT MOVIE NEWS IN MY SPORTS

Why Wouldn't Shaq Join Adam Sandler's Happy Madison Crew?

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Those of you who frequent FilmDrunk know that I have a strange fascination with Adam Sandler’s Happy Madison crew, in that I don’t know how – other than riding on the very worn down coattails of Sandler’s career – these guys keep pumping out films.

unnecessary remakes

Adam Sandler is remaking Summer School? Well sunglass my dog.

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I've always had a soft spot in my heart for the 1987 Mark Harmon-starring Summer School, not because it was a good movie, but because it had a dog in sunglasses on the cover, which is always radical (he was sort of the proto-Marmaduke).


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