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Dumb and Dumber To posters mock action movie Lucy

Two new posters for Dumb and Dumber To see Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprise their roles as stupid friends Harry and Lloyd – while also poking fun at Luc Besson’s new thriller Lucy. Playing on the tired concept of that action film, which claims that we only use 10% of our brain, the mocking posters for …

Film What's On August 18, 2014

7 comedy stars who nailed the darkest movie roles

With Steve Carell receiving rave reviews for his performance in tense character drama Foxcatcher, we look at seven other famous comedians who have mastered dark and disturbing subject-matter on screen. • Read our review of Foxcatcher from the Cannes Film Festival Robin Williams The live-wire comic had already proven his considerable acting chops in 1997’s Good …

Film What's On May 22, 2014

‘Dumb and Dumber To’ sneak peek – first picture released

Lovable dimwits Harry and Lloyd ride a stag in the first official picture released from forthcoming comedy sequel Dumb and Dumber To, which seems to show the intellectually-challenged duo back to their anarchic best. Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels look to be fully back into character in the entertaining shot – which has them riding …

Film What's On January 22, 2014

The films of Jim Carrey as birthday presents

Jim Carrey celebrates his 52nd birthday today. But if his films were gifts, what would your reaction be? Neil Renton offers his verdict… [His finest moment? Carrey in The Truman Show] ‘Wow! You shouldn’t have!’ Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) Carrey dazzles and Kate Winslet shines as a couple who have their memories …

Film What's On January 17, 2014

CGI remake of ‘The Grinch’ set to land in 2017

Since its release back in 2000, Jim Carrey fantasy comedy The Grinch has become a staple of the festive season and something of a family classic. But now a new animated remake is on its way. Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas is set for release on November 17, 2017, and is said to offer …

Film What's On January 16, 2014

‘Dumb and Dumber To’ will hit cinemas in November next year

The official release date of Dumb and Dumber To will be November 14, 2014, it has been announced. The long-awaited sequel will hit cinemas next year to coincide with the 20th anniversary of the much-loved original – which made $250 million at the box office and is considered a modern comedy classic. Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels are both back …

Film What's On November 19, 2013

Jennifer Lawrence joins ‘Dumb and Dumber To’

Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is filming a supporting role in eagerly-anticipated comedy sequel Dumb and Dumber To. The star is renowned for not taking herself too seriously – and apparently leapt at the chance to appear alongside Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels in the movie. [Photo: Getty] According to the Hollywood Reporter, Lawrence will play …

Film What's On October 1, 2013

Dumb and Dumber sequel is back on, say Farrelly Brothers

Just when we thought hapless duo Harry and Lloyd had been consigned to Hollywood history, it seems that the Dumb and Dumber sequel has been rescued. Just last week we reported on the news that Warner Bros had dropped the follow-up to the 1994 comedy hit, starring Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels as the likeable fools. …

Film What's On June 19, 2013

‘Dumb and Dumber 2’ dropped by Warner Bros

Comedy sequel Dumb and Dumber 2 has reportedly been abandoned by Warner Bros, despite original stars Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels being attached to return. Directors Bobby and Peter Farrelly were also back on board – but the project has failed to get the green light due to financial concerns. The plot for the follow-up would …

Film What's On June 11, 2013

6 of the greatest amnesia movies

With new memory-loss thriller Trance hitting UK cinemas this week, now seems an ideal time to look back at some of the greatest amnesia movies ever made. It may be an over-used device in cinema, but the results can be stunning when well-executed. From comic capers to dark dramas, Mark Butler picks out six of the best. Now what were we talking …

Film What's On March 25, 2013
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