Topic: Jack and Jill

Trailer Recap: ‘Jack and Jill’

Trailer Recap: 'Jack and Jill'

I posted the trailer for the upcoming Adam Sandler vehicle Jack and Jill a little while ago, but I haven’t been able to stop thinking about how ridiculous it is, and I decided it needed a more in-depth examination.

I’ve decided this movie should be titled Tyler Perry Regifts: Jack and Jill, so let’s all call it that from now on, okay? Terrific. And how does this delightful trailer start? As a documentary about Adam Sandler who has a fancy Hollywood job and a big house and a beautiful wife, played by Katie Holmes and her thetans. But pretty soon, the video devolves into fiction: Adam’s character must pick up his sister at the airport. Adam Sandler has never picked anyone up from the airport in his life! (Okay, okay, maybe one time he picked someone up from Burbank, maybe, but this definitely looks like a miserable, traffic-filled LAX trip to me.) More »

Video: Adam Sandler’s ‘Jack and Jill’ Trailer Has to Be a Joke

Video: Adam Sandler's 'Jack and Jill' Trailer Has to Be a Joke

Jack and Jill is a lighthearted comedy about a pair of adult twin siblings. Jack is the male and Jill is the female. Both are played by Adam Sandler. Is this the end of cinema? Is this movie the sign of some media apocalypse? I dare you to watch this trailer without your mouth dropping off your face and hitting the ground with a giant splat. (Five second rule, if you still have any desire to live after watching this clip.) More »