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Really dig the PAUL poster... feels fun!

Hey folks, Harry here with the poster to PAUL which debuted in the UK over at EMPIRE, but which we have for you below. I don't know about you, but me... I'm 100% aboard watching any film starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. That's just a given. Throw in Seth Rogen as an alien named PAUL and a roadtrip to Comic Con... well, that's an actual dream I've had. Of course in my dream I was in the vehicle too - and me and Nick were cuddle buddies... he's just so warm, you have to understand, it was a dream, not reality. But, um, yeah... So I know I'm down for PAUL - Here ya go...





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  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:22 p.m. CST

    First

    by Swordfleece

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:22 p.m. CST

    Second

    by Swordfleece

    Cool poster

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:23 p.m. CST

    Third motherfuckers

    by Swordfleece

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:24 p.m. CST

    Seth Rogen?

    by ccchhhrrriiisssm

    I won't be wathing it for him. However, I will watch ANYTHING from Simon Pegg!

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:24 p.m. CST

    Photoshop does not exist in this dojo

    by Cobra--Kai

    Nick Frost's face has been all thinned out and handsomed up. Big fat body. Lou Diamond Phillips face.<p> Damn U photoshop. I miss reality.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:25 p.m. CST

    by Cobra--Kai

    ps. 'Paul' looks like a smarmy cunt too.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:28 p.m. CST

    it looks shit

    by The Gospel According to Bastardface

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:29 p.m. CST

    is Paul gay like the alien in American Dad?

    by KilliK

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:30 p.m. CST

    by Cobra--Kai

    In this poster Simon Pegg is being played by that guy who was Eomer in TWO TOWERS.<p> Fuck you photoshop. Now you're really pissing me off.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:31 p.m. CST

    Cobra--Kai

    by Baryonyx

    You're right: that is NOT Nick Frost's face!

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:32 p.m. CST

    by Cobra--Kai

    Peggsy and Frosty meet an alien... a real alien from outer space... and they decide to name him...(wait for it)... Paul!<p> Hahahaaha, it's so funny!<p> I'd have named him CUNT!

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:32 p.m. CST

    Crappy marketing on this film so far.

    by Harry Weinstein

    The teaser was awful, and now we get a poster where CGI Simon Pegg looks faker than the CGI alien.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:33 p.m. CST

    When the Day of Disclosure happens...

    by tiggr009

    Our alien overlords (and I welcome them) are going to look at movies like these and kill us all.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:36 p.m. CST

    Rogen? Take him or leave him....

    by whiskey_dick

    Frost and Pegg? Their previous work is more than enough for me to give this the benefit of the doubt. Just doesn't look that great to me. I really hope it's Rogen playing an alien character and not Rogen playing himself through a puppet.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:36 p.m. CST

    Isnt AICN favorite Kristen Wiig in this?

    by skimn

    There's more fuel for hatred...

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:36 p.m. CST

    Eightball!!!!

    by ericthebeef

    Cool, Simon Pegg is wearign a Eighball shirt, go Daniel Clowes!

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:39 p.m. CST

    No...no...no...

    by KubricksBellEnd

    The alien is real and Frost & Pegg are CGI, right? I'm confused. Why do they do this?

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:41 p.m. CST

    And with Galaxy Quest and Futurama and even, gulp,

    by skimn

    Superhero Movie, hasn't Comic Con been fodder for enough of the same jokes and parody?

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:45 p.m. CST

    I swap every film Frost and Pegg have been in

    by judge dredds fresh undies

    for another series of Spaced.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 4:55 p.m. CST

    Seth Rogan is the weak link of this flick.

    by V'Shael

    He's just fucking terrible as a voice actor. As a comedic actor, he runs the gamut from A to A. His card should have been punched with Zack and Miri. Maybe it will be, when the Green Hornet, an expensive movie, falls down dead at the box office before it even grosses 25 million.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 5:08 p.m. CST

    looks shit

    by lostboytexas

    and seth rogen voicing an alien named 'paul'? fuck that

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 5:12 p.m. CST

    "Seth Rogan is the weak link of this flick"

    by lostboytexas

    looks like a whole bunch of weak links if you ask me. which you didnt. so fuck you. :-)

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 5:25 p.m. CST

    My bitching about Seth Rogen ended after...

    by SoylentMean

    Observe and Report. Holy fuckin' shit that movie is hilarious! <P> Besides, look at the dude. Does he look like the typical Hollywood star? Fuck no. I say godspeed to him and his career. Maybe give the voice acting a rest for awhile though.<P>

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 5:30 p.m. CST

    Valentines day?

    by Arthur_Digby_Sellers

    Yeah fat nerds, one more hand full of popcorn and a movie about comic-con will silence your loneliness once and for all.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 5:33 p.m. CST

    On board

    by donkey_lasher

    I doubt VERY much that this will be anything like the Blood and Ice Cream trilogy, but just to see how the team of Pegg and Frost do without Wright..............welll, I'm intrigued.<p> It will probable flop.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 5:35 p.m. CST

    Harry. If these are your dreams, I weep for you

    by Dharma4

    I once had a dream with you and Felicia Day. We were drunk. Use your imagination.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 5:51 p.m. CST

    The three are on a mission for Pecan Sandies...

    by Shut the Fuck up Donny

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 6:06 p.m. CST

    It even LOOKS like Roger

    by MaxCalifornia.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 6:21 p.m. CST

    Simon Pegg has never been funny in an American movie.

    by Stifler's Mom

    Fact. Harry, you need to stop jobbing to these guys.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 6:23 p.m. CST

    Seth Rogan? The alien should have been...

    by andrew coleman

    The blob thing from Monsters vs. Aliens. That actually would have been hilarious. This will be funny too no doubt. Hot Fuzz is just one of the best all time.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 6:26 p.m. CST

    "Valentine's Day 2011" LOL how romantic

    by MaxCalifornia.

    Has anyone in the target audience for this ever touched a woman?

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 7:19 p.m. CST

    Stifler's Mom

    by Mr Lucas

    You are correct. Pegg is in Steve Coogan territory. He should watch "The Trip" to find out how bitter he's going to be in a few years when his career hits the wall.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 7:31 p.m. CST

    I can't see that alien sounding like Rogen

    by CountryBoy

    Complain, complain, complain!

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 8:20 p.m. CST

    Uncanny resemblance

    by _Lizarkeo

    This poster looks exactly like a Whilce Portacio drawing, I swear. In another words: GEEK SEAL OF APPROVAL!!

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 8:35 p.m. CST

    I don't care about the pedigree about the talent involved

    by Quadrillionaire

    in this or how much I love and respect Pegg & Frost, this movie and its trailer looks as dumb as shit

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 8:35 p.m. CST

    Let me guess the alien smokes pot

    by Quadrillionaire

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 8:36 p.m. CST

    The geeks have even turned on the guys from "Shaun of the Dead"!

    by DiscoGodfather

    Is nothing sacred?

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 8:52 p.m. CST

    Observe and Report was badass

    by Larry Sellers

    Totally caught me off guard. This looks lame but I'll probably see it anyway.

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 9:23 p.m. CST

    sorry,

    by frank cotton

    but 'hot fuzz' wasn't that funny. i'd watch it again, sure, but it's not CADDYSHACK. this looks decent

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 9:57 p.m. CST

    I don't know how to feel about this...

    by BurnHollywood

    The fact that I liked SHAUN OF THE DEAD and HOT FUZZ is instantly undercut by a big, goofy CGI alien...it's like the two factors cancel each other out and I can't help but feel "meh" about this...

  • Nov. 16, 2010, 11:39 p.m. CST

    I'm sorry... why Paul?

    by Anything But Tangerines

    Is this supposed to be funny? An alien named Paul? Does it stand for something? in which case I'm taking a longshot guess that the A stands for alien. fuck it anyhow, looks like shit

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 12:01 a.m. CST

    you know what else feels fun?

    by KGB3317

    Harry's man-boobs

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 12:55 a.m. CST

    Can't. Fucking. Wait.

    by Firebreather

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 1:57 a.m. CST

    This movie will be shit and Harry will spunk all over it

    by bongo123

    its a fucking cert, the trailer looks complete shite and we all know Harry dont diss his celebrity showbizz "mates"

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 1:58 a.m. CST

    Jesus Christ...

    by yodalovesyou

    If Simon Pegg raped a six-year-old homeless girl then wiped his arse with a cuddly little kitten, all you cunts would think it's a work of genius. (sigh) So sad.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 2 a.m. CST

    I mean really.. look at the fucking abomination of a poster

    by bongo123

    does that really scream "COME WATCH ME"!!!?? if i was a 5y.o. maybe... from the absolute classics of Spaced, Shaun & hotfuzz.. to this and Scott Pilgrim... these boys all need to get there act together and get back together, cause when all 3 are firing, they're fucking brilliant, cant wait to read the unbiased "review"

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 2:45 a.m. CST

    Simon Pegg's wig

    by HarryBlackPotter

    He looks so dorky, but I guess that's the idea, right?

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 2:50 a.m. CST

    I am loving this

    by murren

    who ever worked on this can be proud of themselves. composition, colour, the logo, good stuff.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 3:01 a.m. CST

    EIGHTBALL

    by mynamesdan

    got to love the eightball reference people

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 3:15 a.m. CST

    i WAS really up for this...

    by billyhitchcock1

    ...when it was a pegg/frost road trip movie. throw in that shit looking alien and you can fuck off!

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 3:51 a.m. CST

    We don"t need to know about your hot fuzz wet dreamies

    by Larrylongballs

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 4:53 a.m. CST

    Looks like the studios think ..

    by thefakefatshady

    Fat or ginger people dont put bums on seats, hence the thinning of Frosts face and the browning of Peggs hair. Oh while were at it, lets advertise McDonalds in the poster as well.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 6:45 a.m. CST

    Edgar Wright

    by Fuck The Napkin

    "Dont know?<br> by thejewhunter Nov 16th, 2010 04:48:59 PM <br> If this is going to work without Edgar Wright directing it, i'll give it a chance though."<br><br> Just make a 'swoosh' noise whenever the camera moves and hey presto - you'll believe Edgar Wright's directing!

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 6:52 a.m. CST

    Love those dudes

    by ianlegend

    But the trailer looked terrible and the poster looks shite - both because of the alien. He looks as bad as that stupid fucking animated thing on the Lost In Space film and he's voiced by Seth Rogen. What the FUCK were they thinking. Prove me wrong, chaps, prove me wrong.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 7:09 a.m. CST

    Only if Edgar Wright was directing this

    by onezeroone

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 7:13 a.m. CST

    Maybe Frost's photoshop job is for a reason...

    by onezeroone

    and reason being... notice how similar his chin is to the alien. Won't be surprised if they copy-pasted alien's chin while photoshopping.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 8:08 a.m. CST

    I get a 'stoner comedy' vibe from this

    by Spandau Belly

    I pass.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 10:04 a.m. CST

    They should be wearing Shawn of the Dead t-shirts.

    by Royston Lodge

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 10:56 a.m. CST

    Spandau Belly

    by JumpinJehosaphat

    That's because of the alien's sandals. Sandals always lead to stoners. ALWAYS.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 11:18 a.m. CST

    SEEMS FUNNY...

    by RowKseat25

    But doesn't screeeam funny... how funny is the tagline?... not funny... there has been some apalling miss-firing marketing of late... this is the third this week...

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 11:25 a.m. CST

    Why does the alien look...so typical?

    by knowthyself

    Kinda boring even for a comedy.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 11:29 a.m. CST

    Paul who?

    by Triple_J_72

    McCartney? Newman? Simon? Giamatti? Hogan?? Young???

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 12:19 p.m. CST

    it's funny how

    by Wyndam Earle

    their hair looks so much better nowadays

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 12:30 p.m. CST

    "USA attempts Edgar Wright style film again"

    by MichelleRodrijizz

    <Exec> Sayyyy, that's where we're going wrong! We're not using his fat buddy! Call him now.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 2:40 p.m. CST

    Valentine's Day 2011???!!!

    by soma_with_the_paintbox

    Way to slit the movie's throat and shit down the neck, marketeers. Oh well, trailer does not inspire much confidence anyway.

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 3:11 p.m. CST

    Paul looks like...

    by Dimpy

    ... Jackie Earle Hayley in this poster. Something about the chin...

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 3:14 p.m. CST

    Looks like Mac and Me

    by Jack Shepherd

    The poster for this movie looks like crap. And Spaced did not age well, good sir!

  • Nov. 17, 2010, 5:06 p.m. CST

    I really want to like this.

    by Mummy_Under_Your_Bed

    But the trailer wasn't funny, the poster is uninspired. Overall pretty boring from what I've seen so far. It's getting released on Valentine's Day? Unfortunately this is just going to bomb :/

  • Nov. 18, 2010, 6:14 a.m. CST

    Jack beat me to the Mac and Me reference

    by ricarleite2

    Kid's wheelchair rolling down the abyss

  • Nov. 18, 2010, 12:15 p.m. CST

    It's called glamour cobra kid.

    by UltraTron

    Been around awhile. Imagine what the old school filmmakers would have done with Photoshop and Grace Kelly

  • Nov. 18, 2010, 12:16 p.m. CST

    Oh and fatties are not glamourous. In case you

    by UltraTron

    were wondering why they used it

  • Nov. 18, 2010, 4:25 p.m. CST

    Trailer online at Odeon UK

    by Mytimeto

    The trailer is up on the UK odeon website. Thought I'd give a heads up.

  • Nov. 18, 2010, 9:14 p.m. CST

    I cant judge till I see the trailer

    by Tikidonkeypunch

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