Improbably, this buddy/road comedy wants McCarthy to have it both ways as a raunchy comic genius and as a sentimental softy. Even more improbably, she succeeds.
This is 40
Judd Apatow’s latest proves to all couples (in the most charming, goofily adorable way imaginable) that you can actively hate each other without actually meaning it.
Working with Judd Apatow on both “Knocked Up” and his current film, “This Is 40,” was thrilling. People often ask me if it was all improvised. Here’s a look at how Judd works.