Danny McBride

A road trip to nowhere.
Trading on cruelty, fake sentiment and crass sight gags (exhibit A: a wanking dog), Due Date is so far off the mark it’s hard to believe it survived the production process at all. Are Robert Downey Jr., Zach Galifianakis and Todd Phillips really...
Universal’s animated comedy is Pixar-lite.
It may seem churlish to question the motives behind the 3D animated movie which was one of the biggest hits of the US summer, raking in more than $US240 million. Yet it’s hard not to feel being manipulated as Despicable Me tries to push all the...
Lowbrow comedy has too few laughs.
Danny McBride, the co-writer and star of Your Highness, has enjoyed a swift ascension into mainstream comedy ranks since he undertook the same duties five years ago, in the independent feature The Foot Fist Way. Not many people saw it, but...