Rapture-Palooza

(2013)

Rapturepalooza, with Craig Robinson starring as the Anti-Christ. Chris Matheson wrote the script and Paul Middleditch will direct. Mosaic and Ed Solomon are producing, with production to begin in the spring.

‘Rapture-Palooza’ Blu-Ray and DVD Arrive August 20th

‘Rapture-Palooza’ Blu-Ray and DVD Arrive August 20th

Non-believers unite in the satirical, irreverent comedy, Rapture-Palooza, arriving on Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital UltraViolet), DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet), and Digital Download August 20 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. From the writer of Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure and the producers of Bad Teacher, the laugh-out-loud film features a hilarious cast including Craig Robinson (TV's The Office, Hot Tub Time Machine), Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect, Twilight saga), John Francis Daley (TV's Bones, TV's Freaks and Geeks), Rob Corddry (Warm Bodies, Hot Tub Time Machine) and Ana Gasteyer (TV's Saturday Night Live, Mean Girls).

When the apocalypse actually happens and a billion people are raptured to heaven, Lindsey (Kendrick) and her boyfriend Ben (Daley) are left behind in suburban Seattle. Amidst talking locusts, blood rain showers and pot-smoking wraiths, the young couple attempts to live a normal, everyday life. When the Anti-Christ (Robinson) settles down in their neighborhood things quickly take a turn for the worse, especially after Lindsey finds herself as the object of Satan's affection. With the help of family, friends and a lawn-mowing zombie, the duo set off to stop the Devil from taking an unwilling bride and they may just save the world in the process.

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EXCLUSIVE: Craig Robinson and Rob Huebel Talk ‘Rapture-Palooza’

EXCLUSIVE: Craig Robinson and Rob Huebel Talk ‘Rapture-Palooza’

In director Paul Middleditch's post-apocalyptic comedy Rapture-Palooza, currently playing in theaters and available on VOD formats, Craig Robinson stars as the Anti-Christ known as The Beast, who wants Lindsey (Anna Kendrick) to be his bride in an Indecent Proposal-esque scenario of epic proportions. We sent in Todd Gilchrist to speak with both Craig Robinson and co-star Rob Huebel to discuss their roles in this bizarre comedy that offers an intriguing glimpse into life after the Rapture. Take a look at what these comedic all-stars had to say in our exclusive video interview.

Rapture-Palooza was released June 7th, 2013.

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EXCLUSIVE: Rob Corddry Talks ‘Rapture-Palooza’!

EXCLUSIVE: Rob Corddry Talks ‘Rapture-Palooza’!

In theaters this weekend is the end of the world comedy Rapture-Palooza, which finds two young lovers battling the Anti-Christ during the apocalypse. Rob Corddry plays a not-so-great father to John Francis Daley, whose fiance (Anna Kendrick) has been targeted by The Beast (Craig Robinson). It's a big heaping helping of crazy with a side order of absurd that is sure to please those looking for something completely different from the norm this unusually slow summer weekend. And hey, if you're just not motivated enough to roll off the lawn with your Southern Pink Lemonade, Rapture-Palooza is also available right now on VOD. To help celebrate one of our personal favorites of the year, we sent in world-renowned talk artist and movie professor Todd Gilchrist to chat with Rob about his participation in this comedy of horrors. Watch our exclusive interview, which reveals some of the unknown facts about the impending rapture and its aftermath.

Rapture-Palooza was released June 7th, 2013.

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Four ‘Rapture-Palooza’ Clips

Four ‘Rapture-Palooza’ Clips

Locusts, flaming rocks and foul mouthed crows are all to be expected in four clips from the apocalyptic comedy Rapture-Palooza, starring Anna Kendrick and Craig Robinson. Watch as The Beast returns to earth seeking a bride, only to find a whole lot of trouble instead. In theaters this summer.

Rapture-Palooza was released June 7th, 2013.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Rapture-Palooza’ Photos with Craig Robinson and Anna Kendrick

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Rapture-Palooza’ Photos with Craig Robinson and Anna Kendrick

If you see only one apocalyptic comedy this summer, why not make it Rapture-Palooza? Starring Craig Robinson as The Beast, risen amongst the ashes of the rapture to find true love, this hilarious hell ride also features fan-favorite stars Anna Kendrick, John Francis Daley, Ken Jeong, Thomas Lennon, Tyler Labine, Ana Gasteyer, Paul Scheer and the great Rob Corddry. We have three exclusive photos with some of the cast, as this match made in Hell makes ready for its June 7 debut in theaters and on VOD.

Rapture-Palooza was released June 7th, 2013.

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‘Rapture-Palooza’ Trailer

‘Rapture-Palooza’ Trailer

Lindsey (Anna Kendrick) and Ben (John Francis Daley) are just your average couple trying to make it through the Rapture in this trailer for Rapture-Palooza, following the poster that debuted yesterday. Although death and destruction is all around them, this level-headed couple have a plan to put an end to it all, by seducing and trapping the anti-Christ known as Beast (Craig Robinson). Check out the latest footage from director Paul Middleditch's apocalyptic comedy, also starring Rob Corddry, Thomas Lennon, and Ken Jeong.

Rapture-Palooza was released June 7th, 2013.

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‘Rapture-Palooza’ Poster with Anna Kendrick and Craig Robinson

‘Rapture-Palooza’ Poster with Anna Kendrick and Craig Robinson

Anna Kendrick and Craig Robinson are a match made in Hell in the first poster for Rapture-Palooza. The anti-Christ has come to claim his bride in this comedy of apocalyptic proportions, in theaters this June.

Rapture-Palooza was released June 7th, 2013.

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‘Rapture-Palooza’ Photo with Lawn Mowing Zombie Thomas Lennon

‘Rapture-Palooza’ Photo with Lawn Mowing Zombie Thomas Lennon

The apocalypse is coming to theaters and VOD on June 7, 2013, with Craig Robinson, Anna Kendrick, John Francis Daley, Rob Corddry, Paul Scheer and many more along for the ride. Check out the first official image from Rapture-Palooza featuring Anna Kendrick as Seattle surburbanite Lindsey and her lawn-mowing zombie neighbor played by Thomas Lennon.

Nowhere is safe from the effects of the Rapture in Rapture-Palooza, a new end of the world comedy from Lionsgate.

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