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This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Apparently there is a Knocked Up sequel in the works that focuses on the Paul Rudd/Leslie Mann couple (I believe Leslie Mann played Katherine Heigl's sister?)

I'm glad that Seth Rogen/Heigl is not involved, and excited about seeing the story of Rudd/Mann's character.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Uhhh, yeah. So I'm guessing a dork knocks up a hot chick and they learn to grow together and love one another? I'm out.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

I'm down for this.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

I was under the impression it wasn't a sequel but a story based off those side characters. Kind of like the Brand character from FSM.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Megan Fox?
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Originally Posted by Rob V View Post
Uhhh, yeah. So I'm guessing a dork knocks up a hot chick and they learn to grow together and love one another? I'm out.
Originally Posted by Solid Snake PAC View Post
I was under the impression it wasn't a sequel but a story based off those side characters. Kind of like the Brand character from FSM.


I guess I wasn't clear that Rogen and Heigl were not involved? But instead the couple of Rudd/Mann?
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

So.. Rudd cheats on Mann and knocks up Megan Fox? That's the only way I can see this plot happening.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

I didn't think the first one was that great but I'm not really a Seth Rogen fan. I might be interested in seeing this one though since I do tend to like most Paul Rudd films, so if he's the main character I'm in.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Originally Posted by devilshalo View Post
So.. Rudd cheats on Mann and knocks up Megan Fox? That's the only way I can see this plot happening.
Couple wants to have a third kid, wife can't have anymore for some reason, Megan Fox is surrogate/Juno-like character?
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Originally Posted by madcougar View Post
Couple wants to have a third kid, wife can't have anymore for some reason, Megan Fox is surrogate/Juno-like character?
They have an "unwanted" third child. Fox is an old flame (or young employee) for Rudd and she has some issues. I liked when Fox did the cute/then-akward/then-psycho girl in Jennifer's Body.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Finally, all the unanswered questions from the first film will be resolved!
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

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Finally, all the unanswered questions from the first film will be resolved!


Damn right!
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

They're seriously making another one of these ?
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

How to walk down a career path on your own with no help from your Spouse! By Leslie Mann.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Ugh. Terrible idea, but not surprising.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

If it begins with Rudd and Fox killing Mann and the rest of the film is them having to cover it up from their suspicious friends and neighbors then I'm all for it!

I will accept a Weekend At Bernie's type situation as well.

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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

i wouldn't be surprised at all if the title has nothing to do with Knocked Up, just having those 2 characters back
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Knocked Up is probably a working title. From Rudd's character's background (he's like an A&R guy, right?) Megan Fox is probably a musician he is going to rep.



Or she's his drug dealer. Who knows.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

I like how nobody knows anything about this but everyone agrees it's an awful idea. And by "like how" I mean "am baffled by the fact that".
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

The tentative title is This Is Forty. That's what was mentioned a few weeks ago.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Originally Posted by Suprmallet View Post
If it begins with Rudd and Fox killing Mann and the rest of the film is them having to cover it up from their suspicious friends and neighbors then I'm all for it!
What was the deal with every woman in "Knocked Up" being a nasty bitch.

Except for the Asian stoner chick. She was okay.

If I was Rudd's character I would been out of that marriage so fast she wouldn't have to time nag me one last time. I can't imagine having to live the rest of my life with something like that.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Originally Posted by Guru Askew View Post
I like how nobody knows anything about this but everyone agrees it's an awful idea. And by "like how" I mean "am baffled by the fact that".
I posted my thoughts, and I don't think it's a horrible idea. I'll probably watch it.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

This isn't something I feel needs to be seen, but I've liked everything else Apatow has done so I suppose I'd be up for it.
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

I would have to guess that the title This is Forty says much more about the movie than calling it a "Knocked Up sequel."
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re: This Is Forty (Apatow): Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Megan Fox (2012)

Originally Posted by Guru Askew View Post
I like how nobody knows anything about this but everyone agrees it's an awful idea. And by "like how" I mean "am baffled by the fact that".
Don't spend much time around DVDtalk, do you?

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