Judging from previews, Get Him to the Greek looks to be another in the long series of Judd Apatow romps (he of Anchorman and Knocked Up fame). The loose
spin-off of Forgetting Sarah Marshall, centered on the perpetually zonked rock-god Aldous Snow, chronicles the herculean attempt of a lowly
record company intern to drag the strung-out rocker from London to L.A. "The movie is
funny in the way of 'The
' about what trouble lads can get into when their senses
are whirling," writes Roger
in his review. "Unlike some depictions of binges, it doesn't
But the most jarring part of "Get Him To The
Greek," at least for Foster
, is the cameos.
Economist and New York Times pundit Paul Krugman makes an appearance in the film, as does hip-hop impresario Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, who plays a major character. "P. Krugman is in a movie with P.
Diddy?" gasps Kamer. "At this rate, dude's about to get pelted with a
bunch of economist groupie-panties next time he walks in the Times
building. Somewhere, Ross
is on the phone, screaming at his agent while Charles
Isherwood stews somewhere, feeling
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