The 40-Year-Old Virgin released

The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 comedy film written and directed by Judd Apatow and co-written by the film's lead star, Steve Carell, though the film itself features a great deal of improvised dialogue.

It also stars Catherine Keener, Romany Malco, Seth Rogen (who was also the co-producer) and Paul Rudd, as well as Leslie Mann (Apatow's wife) and Nancy Walls (Carell's wife) in small roles.

The film received its general North American theatrical release on August 19, 2005 and was released on region 1 DVD on December 13, 2005.