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Paul Rudd promises Conan an exclusive ‘Ant-Man’ clip then trolls him in the most predictable way

Published Jul 17th, 2015 11:35AM EDT
Exclusive Ant-Man Clip Conan

What are your plans for the weekend? Thinking about buying a ticket to Marvel’s new flick, Ant-Man? Not a bad idea — I really enjoyed it — but before you run off to the theater, it’s probably worth watching this “exclusive” clip that Paul Rudd shared with Conan O’Brien earlier this week.

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Ant-Man doesn’t feature an especially complex narrative, but if you aren’t familiar with the character’s backstory, it certainly won’t hurt to get a better idea of where Ant-Man came from.

It’s a short clip, so don’t worry about spoilers:

Incredible, right? I couldn’t find an accurate count, but I believe that might be more than a dozen times that Paul Rudd has forced Conan and his audience to watch that idiotic clip from Mac and Me over the past 20 or so years. This might be the most elaborate version of the prank Rudd has ever pulled though, because if you were paying close attention, you might have noticed that Ant-Man made a cameo appearance in the clip this time around.

Terrible jokes aside, Ant-Man is great addition to the Marvel canon. If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, I highly recommend giving Marvel’s newest movie hero a chance.

Jacob Siegal
Jacob Siegal Associate Editor

Jacob Siegal is Associate Editor at BGR, having joined the news team in 2013. He has over a decade of professional writing and editing experience, and helps to lead our technology and entertainment product launch and movie release coverage.