Jason Segel/Emily Blunt Film to Open Tribeca Film Festival

137912026 Jason Segel/Emily Blunt Film to Open Tribeca Film Festival

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This year’s Tribeca Film Festival is to open with the Universal Pictures comedy The Five-Year Engagement, which is to star Jason Segel and Emily blunt as a long-affianced couple. (The increasingly busy Mr. Segel wrote the film, as well.) The full slate–which per tradition and mission is to consist, largely, of independent films–is to be announced beginning March 6.

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