Now below one month from launch, Kevin Smith is selling his highly-anticipated Jay & Silent Bob followup by paying homage to the most important film to ever hit theaters — Avengers: Endgame. In a brand new poster the filmmaker launched Monday, his character and Jay (Jason Mewes) stand proudly in entrance of a purple background with some “streaking” textures distinguished, not in contrast to the character posters launched to assist promote Avengers: Endgame earlier this 12 months.
IN ONE MONTH! Come see the @fathomevents screening of #JayAndSilentBobReboot on OCTOBER 15th at a theater close to you and get this cock-knockin’ poster FREE (whereas provides final)! And the present on Oct 17th is a double characteristic with “J&SB Strike Back”! Tix right here: https://t.co/If4AhzmB4x pic.twitter.com/jeQ6W4K94P
— KevinSmith (@ThatKevinSmith) September 16, 2019
As with most superhero movies and tv exhibits lately, Smith has a giant proponent of Endgame‘s record-breaking run. In reality, simply final month he thinks the large Marvel Studios team-up ought to earn a Best Screenplay nomination on the Academy Awards.
“SPOILERS! 3rd time seeing @Avengers at home. Tony running into Howard is my favorite scene. And this exchange paves the way for Tony’s last stand. The movie deserves a Best Screenplay nomination for this moment alone. Tony finally learns to lay down on the wire – thanks to Dad.😭,” Smith wrote.
The film is a labor of affection Smith has labored on for the higher a part of twenty years, one thing he poignantly summed up in a heartfelt video posted as principal pictures wrapped.
“We left Jersey a long time ago, not in our hearts, obviously, but like physically left the place and went so f***ing far,” Smith mentioned within the video. “We probably don’t go any of these places without me meeting Jason Mewes.”
“I’m horrible at talking on the camera when it comes to sharing and baring my heart,” added a tearful Mewes. “That is a f***ing wrap on Jay and Silent Bob Reboot, and I really like this guy and I’m gonna kiss him, and also you’re gonna see it.”
In addition to Smith and Mewes reprising their roles as Silent Bob and Jay, Jay & Silent Reboot features a sprawling ensemble forged made up of Harley Quinn Smith, Aparna Brielle, Shannon Elizabeth, Brian O’Halloran, Jason Lee, Joey Lauren Adams, Jennifer Schwalbach Smith, Treshelle Edmond, Alice Wen, Craig Robinson, Joe Manganiello, Jordan Monsanto, Frankie Shaw, Justin Long, Jason Biggs, James Van Der Beek, Donnell Rawlings, David Dastmalchian, Kate Micucci, Diedrich Bader, Joseph D. Reitman, Melissa Benoist, Chris Wood, Val Kilmer, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Fred Armisen, Rosario Dawson, Grant Gustin, Tom Cavanagh, Method Man, Redman, Chris Jericho, Nicolas Cage, Chris Hemsworth, Dan Fogler, Tommy Chong, Brian Quinn, and Robert Kirkman.
Jay and Silent Bob Reboot hits theaters October 15th.
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