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New Year One Trailer
Jack Black and Michael Cera go caveman

20 March 2009  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  

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Good news for fans of Jack Black and Michael Cera: both are doing what they do best in the new trailer for Year One, the Harold Ramis comedy set in the ancient world. Click here to see the theatrical trailer.

The film sees Cera and Black play lazy hunter-gatherers banished by their tribe, who go on a sort of road trip throughout the civilisations of the ancient world. Along the way, Black attempts to romance a more civilised hottie while Cera has to rescue his village crush, who's been captured and sold into slavery.

We're going to go ahead and say that historical accuracy is very much taking a back seat to laughs in this one, but it's a promising trailer, suggesting that Cera's laid-back awkwardness and Black's manic self-confidence could fit together rather well. Year One is out on June 19.


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it looks stupid but equally funny at the same time! More

Posted by vivlitherland at 15:35 on 21 March 2009 | Report This Post

Probably worth a watch. Cera (typecast he may be) is always worth a look. Jack Black is Jack Black and if that is Paul Rudd then it's a dead cert for at least a moment of quality (honestly why isn't he a bigger star). More

Posted by evildave69 at 14:50 on 21 March 2009 | Report This Post

black is back
well i'm pretty sure i will watch it just because of Jack Black, i don't even know Michael Cera, but hope he will make me laugh either =) More

Posted by reaperkillsyou at 13:19 on 21 March 2009 | Report This Post

YAWN More

Posted by Bubba76 at 22:04 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post

That does look pretty funny. Jack Black is the only unfunny thing about that trailer More

Posted by lona_no_friends at 18:53 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post

amazing..
Is that Paul Rudd I see? If so, count me in! More

Posted by MathewRed at 16:28 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Looks great
I cant get the link to play ..... hhheellp More

Posted by Beno at 13:14 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Looks great
Actually looks pretty good.   But seriously, Cera isn't even gonna try to stop being typecast is he? More

Posted by st3veebee at 12:59 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post

Looks great
I like both Cera and Black enough to already be sold on this one. More

Posted by O_Goncho at 12:02 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post

"Muscle Tribe of Danger and Excellence!" Great line. :D More

Posted by Filmfan 2 at 11:05 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post

This actually looks pretty good. I wasn't too sure about it after he Superbowl spot but this looks good. More

Posted by crimebusterofthesea at 10:59 on 20 March 2009 | Report This Post


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