Ted – A Review by Film Nerd

Director: Seth MacFarlane

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Seth MacFarlane, Joel McHale, Giovanni Ribisi, Patrick Stewart

Synopsis: As a child, John Bennett had a loving family but lacked any significant friends.   So one Christmas he wishes his new toy teddy bear was alive.   The next morning the wish came true, and Ted (MacFarlane) became a global sensation.   The years have now passed, though, and Ted’s celebrity has faded.   He is still John’s (Wahlberg) best friend though, and this causes problems in his relationship with long-term girlfriend Lori (Kunis).

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Sponsored Video: Ted – In cinemas tomorrow

Director: Seth MacFarlane

Cast: Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Joel McHale, Giovanni Ribisi

Synopsis: A classic love triangle story between a man, John Bennett (Wahlberg), his girlfriend Lori (Kunis), and his overbearing best friend Ted (MacFarlane) who always seems to get between them with his propensity for foul habits.   The twist is Ted is John’s childhood teddy bear that is actually alive, and just grown fouler with age.

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Laugh it Up, Fuzzball: The Family Guy Trilogy – A Review by Film Nerd

Created by: Seth MacFarlane

Cast: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis, Mike Henry

Synopsis: This is the Star Wars saga in full parody… Family guy style.   Comprising three films; Blue Harvest, Something Something Something Dark Side, and It’s a Trap!, this series sends up the original Star Wars saga whilst actually adhering very strictly to the original plots of the film, familiarity providing context for a lot of the humour.

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