Title: The Hangover
Distributor: Legendary Pictures (Warner Bros.)
Director: Todd Phillips
Writer(s): Jon Lucas (written by) & Scott Moore (written by)
Staring: Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis, Justin Bartha
MPAA Rating: Rated R for pervasive language, sexual content including nudity, and some drug material.
Running Time: 100 min (1 hr and 40 min)
Synopsis: A Las Vegas-set comedy centered around three groomsmen who lose their about-to-be-wed buddy during their drunken misadventures, then must retrace their steps in order to find him.
Roger Ebert: 3 1/2 Stars
Michael Phillips: NA
EW: Owen Gleiberman: B
At The Movies: Ben Mankiewicz: See It, Ben Lyons: See It
Rotten Tomatoes: T-Meter: 77% (Fresh), Top Critics: 79% (Fresh), RT Community: 85% (Fresh)
Metacritic: Critics: 73 out of 100, Users: 8.7 out of 10
MRQE Metric: 66: (16.6% A, 54.5% B, 17.2% C, 8.1% D, and 3.3% F)
Yahoo Movies: Critics: B Users: A
Source Material: An original written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore
Acting and Dialogue: A-: Funny and cleaver.
Art Direction: B-: A comedy with very little "art direction" but Vagas is pretty right
Cinematography: B: dido comment from the art direction section above. Nothing that was wow and amazing.
Direction: A: The pace was good and there was always a laugh around the corner.
Sound and Music: B: Decent sound track, some parts were lame but it was a comedy .
VFX: C: No VFX therefore, no comment.
Overall: B: Great addition to the "Stoner/ Drunk" Comedy genre. I laugh through out and I think most any guy over 18 would too.Not a movie for the moral just look at the rating...Rated R for pervasive language, sexual content including nudity, and some drug material. The setting is Vagas and the film displays Sin City very well., if you know what I mean.