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‘Tim And Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie': A Beginner’s Guide To The Oddball Comedy Film

“I am going to murder myself if you don’t come down to my new fucking mall,” shouts Eric Wareheim in the red-band trailer for his film, “Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie.” Blackmail by threat of suicide may seem like an odd way to market your first feature, but then again, Wareheim and his co-star Tim Heidecker traffic in odd comedic behavior.

“Billion Dollar Movie” is a spin-off of the duo’s… Continue reading 'Tim And Eric's Billion Dollar Movie': A Beginner's Guide To The Oddball Comedy Film

‘Tim And Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie': Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim Talk ‘Billion Dollar Movie’ And Poop Jokes

Having watched five seasons of “Tim and Eric, Awesome Show Great Job!” — the irreverent, awkward comedy show on Adult Swim — you half-expect that an in-person interview with the duo is all part of some elaborate prank that will end with you having a giant bucket of puke dumped on your head.

In truth, Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, the creators of “Awesome Show” and stars of the upcoming spinoff… Continue reading 'Tim And Eric's Billion Dollar Movie': Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim Talk 'Billion Dollar Movie' And Poop Jokes

Watch: Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Interview with Fox 7’s ‘Good Day Austin’

If you’re familiar with Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim’s brand of absurdist humor, then this interview with a local Fox news station out of Austin, Texas won’t surprise you at all. The duo sat down to chat about their upcoming film, Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie, and, naturally, they didn’t make things easy for the folks at Good Day Austin, whose clueless anchor really has no idea… Continue reading Watch: Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Interview with Fox 7's 'Good Day Austin'

Paramount Tops 2011 Box Office with $5.17 Billion Worldwide

Paramount Pictures today announced that the studio topped all the other studios with $ 5.17 billion at the worldwide box office in 2011. In the below press release, Paramount also confirms that a fourth “Paranormal Activity” installment will be coming this year:

Paramount Pictures announced today it ended 2011 in the No. 1 position among all studios, having achieved the highest total combined gross of any studio… Continue reading Paramount Tops 2011 Box Office with $5.17 Billion Worldwide

The biggest news at the box office this weekend had nothing to do with the head-to-head battle between alien-wrangling cowboys and three-dimensional toys, though we’ll get to that, of course. Instead, it was the fourth-place film, ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2,’ that conjured headlines with its $ 1 billion worldwide haul. Warner Bros. announced on Sunday that the franchise finale had become the ninth movie to cross… Continue reading 'Harry Potter' Earns $1 Billion Worldwide: Box Office Report July 29-31