Sony Cuts ‘Crude Humour’ from Grimsby to Secure 15 UK Age Rating Over 18

Grimsby UK Age RatingLast week, Sacha Baron Cohen went on Jimmy Kimmel with a clip from his latest film that almost earned the movie an NC-17 rating in the US. Apparently it’s had similar classification issues in the UK, with the BBFC revealing that Sony has cut ‘crude humour’ from Grimsby to secure a lower 15 UK age rating, rather than the harder 18. Continue reading

Sacha Baron Cohen & Mark Strong Team Up in New Red-Band Trailer for The Brothers Grimsby

The Brothers Grimsby - Mark Strong & Sacha Baron CohenOver the years, Sacha Baron Cohen’s movies have stayed predominantly within the realms of straight comedy, plus a little romance in The Dictator. In The Brothers Grimsby, he’s delving into action comedy territory for the first time, with Mark Strong opposite as his titular brother. Continue reading

A Pistol and a Pint: New Poster for The Brothers Grimsby with Sacha Baron Cohen & Mark Strong

The Brothers Grimsby Poster - Sacha Baron Cohen & Mark Strong sliceIt’s been three and a half years since Sacha Baron Cohen’s last solo venture, The Dictator. Next year, he’s back in leading territory in The Brothers Grimsby, and this time he’s partnered up with Mark Strong for the action comedy. Continue reading

Grimsby UK Release Date Moves Up in February, Sacha Baron Cohen & Mark Strong Star

Grimsby UK Release Date Moves Up in FebruaryLast month, we heard that Sony had moved back Sacha Baron Cohen’s latest comedy to mid-March. At the time, we weren’t sure if it would be pushed on our shores as well. But now Sony has confirmed the Grimsby UK release date has instead been moved up in February, getting a head start on the competition. Continue reading

The Brothers Grimsby Release Date Pushed to March, Sacha Baron Cohen & Mark Strong Star

The Brothers Grimsby Release Date Pushed to MarchSoon after launching a great red-band first trailer, Sony decided to move up The Brothers Grimsby release date from March to February, getting out the way of Disney’s Zootopia. But now they’ve rethought their strategy, and have pushed the R-rated comedy back to a week later than its original slot. Continue reading

Sacha Baron Cohen & Mark Strong Lead Red-Band First Teaser Trailer for The Brothers Grimsby

Sacha-Baron-Cohen-in-The-Brothers-GrimsbyEarlier in the month, we heard that Sony had decided to retitle Sacha Baron Cohen’s next comedy, putting an emphasis on the brotherhood element of the film by calling it The Brothers Grimsby, instead of just Grimsby. Continue reading