It isn’t quite “Knocked Up – Part 2″ but it’s a wonderfully rude and hilarious return. Pete and Debbie are back with their own storyline, set a few years after Ben and Alison have unconventionally shacked up in “Knocked Up ”.
Debbie, played by the hilariously annoying Leslie Mann, is approaching 40 and is clawing at the walls to avoid it. So she comes up with the “Do Better List”, which she enlists (read: forces) Pete, played by the deadpan Paul Rudd, to assist her with. With familiar faces all over this, Judd Apatow infuses heart into the storyline, with just enough immature rudeness to make it palatable — his trademark signature.
Here’s the trailer:
“This is 40” is due in theaters on the 21st of December…