ABC Bans Our Idiot Brother promo

Weinstein: "We dedicate our new trailer to censorship everywhere.”

 
ABC has banned an advertising spot for the comedy Our Idiot Brother
 
The TV network has refused to air the promo and asked The Weinstein Company (TWC) to make cuts, despite the ad already airing in its current form on other networks.
 
See what all the fuss is about below. 
 
 
In respose, TWC did the equivalent of sticking its tongue out by cutting a new red band trailer for the film.  
 
"We'd like to dedicate our new red band trailer for Our Idiot Brother to censorship everywhere. Enjoy!" said TWC co-chairman Harvey Weinstein. 
 
Click here to view the red band trailer. 
 
The film opens in the US on 26 August 2011 and stars Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, Emily Mortimer and Steve Coogan. 
 
 

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