Is This Trailer Accepted Behavior?
Sometimes, even in the middle of the night, when the smoke hasn't yet cleared, when the beer is almost through, and when the girls have nearly stopped giggling, you still are capable of spotting bullshit.
This morning LAist was watching The Miss Teen USA pageant on TiVo. Don't ask. Even though the incredibly cheesy and wrong telecast didn't hold our attention for very long, for some reason a commercial during the broadcast for the new comedy "Accepted" did.
And even though our television is old and blurry and due to get hauled out of here, when the part of the commercial came where the critics start raving "Brilliant" or "Mind-blowing" for some reason, we leaned in to see who the hell was going on about "Accepted" because the word on the street is it's a snoozer and the rightful sacrificial lamb to go up against "Snakes on the Plane", which also opens on Friday.
We looked closely and lo and behold but every quote was coming from the same source and the same film reviewer. And no, it wasn't Gene Shalit or anyone you've ever heard of.