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Cop Out gets a Red Band trailer!
February 5th, 2010 under Kevin Smith. [ Comments: none ]


Kevin Smith’s latest movie doesn’t star a Mewes, an Affleck or a Smith and it still looks like it going be hysterical! Normally I hate Tracy Morgan, but he looks freaking hysterical in that movie and I am sure we have not seen how far he takes it even in that red band trailer. I can’t wait to see Cop Out aka A Coupel of Dicks when it comes out on 2/26!

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Kevin Smith’s Cop Out over A Couple of Dicks
December 28th, 2009 under Kevin Smith. [ Comments: 1 ]


Kevin Smith’s next movie was suppose to be called A Couple of Dicks but because the network censors told Warner Bros that they would not run ads for the movie before 9p he changed the title of the movie to Cop Out. After what he went through for Zack and Miri Make a Porno, Warner Bros checked to see if NBC, ABC and CBS would advertise the movie and they said no, so they changed it to something they would air.
Silent Bob was vocal with Entertainment Weekly about how it all went down.

I’m like, “Well what about Inglourious Basterds?” And I guess, because of the spelling, they got away with it. So we were like, “Can we call it A Couple of D.I.C.s?” Because that’s the proper acronym for detectives, Detective In Charge. And [the networks] kicked that back as well. It was the pluralizing of any form of dick, whether it was d-i-c-k or any derivation.
So my feeling was like, it’s an R-rated movie, so who the f— are we talking to anyway before 9 o’clock? Warner Bros’s feeling was like, “Hey man, we have to advertise to the sports audience on Saturday and Sunday and all those sporting events usually take place before 9 p.m. in the evening.” At which point, I was like, “Oh wow, you guys are way smarter than me.”

I personally think it is bullsh!t that he had to change the title. WTF is wrong with A Couple of Dicks? It spelled like the name and not like the organ that is specific to the people with that name. What is next no character will have the name Dick before 9p? Is that why we haven’t seen Dick Van Dyke or Dick Van Patten on TV recently?
As I said before this is not the first time that Kevin Smith has had an issue with a movie title, he had a lot of problems with his last movie Zack and Miri Make a Porno and he also told the mag how his mom felt about the title, he said she told her son “‘I might go see Zack and Miri, but I would never go see Zack and Miri Make a Porno.’ I feel like Chief Brody in Jaws 2: I’ve seen the shark up close. I ain’t going through that hell again.” Poor Kevin Smith they are trying to bring the man down. I really wonder if Quentin Tarantino tried to market a film called A Couple of Dicks or Zack or Miri Make A Porno if the networks would’ve pulled the ads before 9p because as Smith said they didn’t have a problem with Inglourious Basterds?
Now when it comes to Cop Out when I saw the trailer over the weekend I didn’t realize it was Kevin Smith’s film and I actually was like that looks like a good rental. Now that I know it is his movie, I will totally go see it when it comes on February 26th. His movies always have me in hysterics…well minus that one he blames for kind of ruining his career…Jersey Girl.

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The MPAA approved Zack & Miri Make a Porno ad!
September 27th, 2008 under Kevin Smith. [ Comments: 2 ]


Kevin Smith has come up with an ad for his new movie Zack & Miri Make a Porno that even the MPAA can approve of!
So go out and see Zack and Miri Make a Porno when it comes out on Halloween to stick it to the MPAA!

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The MPAA finally approves a poster for Zack and Miri Make a Porno
September 12th, 2008 under Kevin Smith. [ Comments: 1 ]


After several attempts to get a poster approved by the MPAA for Zack and Miri Make a Porno, Kevin Smith finally got the above one approved. I think in ways it was good for him to have so much trouble with the posters because it got him a lot of free publicity for a movie that looks freaking hysterical.
Here is the poster that was approved in Canada, but not here in The States. I don’t get what the MPAA was so uptight about with this poster?

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Watch Zach and Miri Make a Porno on October 31st!
September 3rd, 2008 under Kevin Smith. [ Comments: none ]



Kevin Smith’s latest movie Zach and Miri Make a Porno is barely making it to the screen with an R rating because of the MPAA, and the poster above is definitely not making it because the MPAA didn’t approve. Here’s my theory on that, if the MPAA were getting what Seth Rogen was getting maybe they wouldn’t have a problem with the poster!!!
On another note, how funny does that movie look? Maybe I am biased, but I love Kevin Smith’s humor and they way he uses it in his movies!

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