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Trust falls? Rap sessions? Giggle weed? I don't know what tools of the trade Paul Rudd and director David Wain share to dream up the kind of inspired nutso stuff Rudd has done in smart-funny-raunchy winners like "Wet Hot American Summer" and "Role Models." But whatever it is, the two are in a groove -- and backed up by some blissed-out creative co-conspirators -- "in Wanderlust."

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People.com: Our Idiot Brother Music Video Stars Adorable Golden Retrieverupdated: Mon Aug 29 2011 10:50:00

Just like the friendly pooch in Paul Rudd's new comedy, this retriever steals the show

8 Sundance Film Festival flicks we want to seeupdated: Fri Jan 21 2011 17:02:00

Yesterday independent film's glitterati bundled up in their sweaters and ear muffs for the start of the Sundance Film Festival. And since we all know that today's Sundance movies are tomorrow's breakout hits and the movies we'll all be betting on come next year's award season, here are eight movies on the lineup that have me salivating. Here's hoping they'll be in theaters soon.

Review: 'How do you know' when a movie doesn't connect?updated: Fri Dec 17 2010 09:59:00

The title question posed by the fumbled romantic comedy "How Do You Know" is open to more readings than writer-director James L. Brooks probably had in mind.

Witherspoon: I know nothing about loveupdated: Fri Dec 17 2010 09:59:00

Reese Witherspoon and the cast of "How Do You Know" answer CNN iReporter questions.

People.com: Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd Grab a Biteupdated: Wed Sep 15 2010 11:28:00

• Though ex-beau John Mayer was in town, Jennifer Aniston didn't seem to care as she dined with Wanderlust costar Paul Rudd and friends in Atlanta over the weekend. The group spent some time at Paces 88 American Bistro in the St. Regis hotel, where the actress enjoyed beef tenderloin and Italian red wine. Wearing jeans and a white blouse, she "was extremely polite and seemed in wonderful spirits," a source tells PEOPLE.

People.com: VIDEO: Reese Witherspoon's Latest Love Triangleupdated: Fri Aug 13 2010 22:28:00

The actress finds herself torn between two on-screen suitors: Owen Wilson and Paul Rudd

DiCaprio, Page steal top with 'Inception'updated: Mon Aug 02 2010 10:14:00

iReporters review the summer hit "Inception."

Your invitation to 'Dinner for Schmucks'updated: Fri Jul 30 2010 14:24:00

Steve Carell and Paul Rudd headline a cast of 'unusual brains' in a new comedy about one memorable dinner.

'Dinner for Schmucks' not totally appetizingupdated: Fri Jul 30 2010 14:24:00

Groucho Marx famously declined to join any club that would accept him as a member, a shining example that would have scuppered this supper club farce long before Steve Carell and Paul Rudd signed on. Which would have been a mixed blessing: "Schmucks" ain't pretty, but you'll probably laugh anyway.

People.com: Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth's Easter Weekendupdated: Mon Apr 05 2010 17:30:00

The actress brings her new guy to a church service with her kids

Entertainment Weekly's Picks of the Weekupdated: Sun Aug 09 2009 15:38:00

Three years ago, "Lord of the Rings" guru Peter Jackson handpicked Neill Blomkamp, then a director of music videos and TV commercials, to helm an adaptation of the video game Halo.

People.com: Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway Asked to Join A-Teamupdated: Wed Jul 01 2009 10:52:00

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invites stars to join its ranks

Are you and best buddy in a 'bromance'?updated: Wed Apr 15 2009 14:23:00

Bromance? On the streets of New York, the term elicited quizzical looks from the several men I approached.

Budding bromancesupdated: Wed Apr 15 2009 14:23:00

Bromance is the latest term causing a pop culture stir. CNN's Lola Ogunnaike explains what it means.

Review: 'Monsters' can't save itselfupdated: Fri Mar 27 2009 07:55:00

Watch out! Lock up your loved ones! Another bloated, over-produced, high-concept monstrosity has escaped from the labs at Dreamworks Animation, and it's out to devour your kids.

'Knowing' cruises to box office victoryupdated: Sun Mar 22 2009 15:08:00

What started as a close and unpredictable race to box office supremacy wound up an easy win for Nicolas Cage's latest sci-fi flick, "Knowing," which grossed $24.8 million this weekend, trumping challenges from the hearty laugher "I Love You, Man" and the Julia Roberts-Clive Owen rom-thrill "Duplicity."

Rudd, Segel show 'Love' for each otherupdated: Tue Mar 17 2009 07:59:00

They've been called "bromances": those buddy films and TV shows, such as the movies "Pineapple Express" and "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," that feature non-sexual but deep friendships between two or more males.

Review: Cast brings 'Role Models' homeupdated: Fri Nov 07 2008 07:53:00

It's probably fair to say that no one goes to a Seann William Scott movie in anticipation of anything more than a few laughs and a quick exit. And on that score, "Role Models" doesn't disappoint.

Paul Rudd, 'Role Model'? He doesn't think soupdated: Wed Oct 29 2008 11:12:00

As a comedic sidekick, Brian Fantana in "Anchorman" was golden -- the clueless ladies' man who sex-panthered his way into fans' hearts.

Rudd on 'Role Models'updated: Wed Oct 29 2008 11:12:00

Actor Paul Rudd talks to Melissa Long about his movie "Role Models" co-starring Sean William Scott.

'W.': When George met Lauraupdated: Tue Sep 16 2008 11:34:00

Watch a scene from Oliver Stone's new film "W."

'Forgetting Sarah Marshall'updated: Mon Apr 21 2008 14:11:00

Breaking up is hard to do, just ask the stars of the comedy "Forgetting Sarah Marshall."

People.com: Brad Pitt, Ellen DeGeneres Score Webby Nominationsupdated: Tue Apr 08 2008 11:25:00

Videos with the stars are up for prizes honoring the best of the Web

Time.com: Nostalgia Hits the Tracks in Be Kind Rewindupdated: Fri Feb 22 2008 10:00:00

An homage to both the spirit of filmmaking and the resilience of antiquated technology lift Michel Gondry's latest movie.

Review: Ghostly 'Body' dead on arrivalupdated: Fri Feb 01 2008 09:52:00

Eva Longoria Parker gets top billing in Jeff Lowell's mediocre supernatural romantic comedy, "Over Her Dead Body," and then the movie bumps her off in the first five minutes.

Time.com: Not Knocked Out by 'Knocked Up'updated: Tue Jun 12 2007 11:30:00

Judd Apatow's slacker romantic comedy is not only hard to believe, but hard to swallow

Time.com: Knocked Up Delivers Old-Style Comedyupdated: Mon Jun 04 2007 13:55:00

Judd Apatow scores big hit with his tender observations of everyday life

Review: 'Knocked Up' a top-rank comedyupdated: Thu May 31 2007 20:39:00

In a summer set for domination by inflated franchise movies in exhausting (and often exhausted) mega-mode, "Knocked Up" is a designated sleeper, the little movie that could -- and should -- clean up.

showbuzzupdated: Wed Mar 29 2006 15:42:00

The first lines spoken by Julia Roberts in her Broadway debut were drowned out by applause at an eagerly awaited preview of "Three Days of Rain."

Review: Hilarious '40-Year-Old Virgin'updated: Fri Aug 19 2005 09:14:00

Steve Carell. Remember that name. If you haven't heard of him before, you certainly will now.

E-learning's increasing popularityupdated: Thu Nov 04 2004 08:41:00

At the height of the dotcom boom, e-learning was tipped as the next big thing in workplace education, with experts predicting that the future was online.

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