In an interview with ThoughtCo. According to Segel, there was some real life inspiration behind this scene! I once got dumped while I was naked, but she asked me to put clothes on during this real breakup, my real-life breakup, and as opposed to in the movie when I say no, I did go to put clothes on. He wrote it as a way to kick start his acting career and they incorporated it into the film to create an original ending. And I looked at him half-joking, and I said, well, we could use my Dracula musical.
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The film, which was written by Segel and co-produced by Judd Apatow , was released by Universal Pictures. The story revolves around Peter Bretter, who is a music composer for a TV show that happens to feature his girlfriend, Sarah Marshall, in the lead role. After a five-year relationship, Sarah abruptly breaks up with Peter. Devastated by this event, he chooses to go on a vacation in Hawaii, in order to try to move forward with his life. Trouble ensues when he runs into his ex on the island as she is vacationing with her new boyfriend.
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And slowly her voice became like the teacher from Charlie Brown, you know, just wha-wha-wha, wha-wha-wha, while I was slowly constructing the scene in my mind. Segel didn't tell her about it as a "joke," but apparently she didn't find it very funny. She also sent out an email to family members warning them about the scene, but saying it was "essential to the plot.
It's one of the best break-up movies ever and one of the few that looks at heartbreak from the male perspective and that's one of the reasons why Forgetting Sarah Marshall stands up to repeat viewings. We should know, we've seen it a fair new times and even made notes But even we found ourselves a tad surprised by some of these lesser known facts about the comedy hit