Grown Ups 2 | PG-13

PG-13 Directed by Dennis Dugan

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After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and 400 costumed party crashers sometimes crazy follows you.

Starring: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Chris Rock

 

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NY Daily News | Elizabeth Weitzman
Rating: 2/5 stars

Like most Adam Sandler movies, it’s exactly like most Adam Sandler movies. It was directed by Dennis Dugan, who’s contributed not only “Grown Ups,” but several other titles in the Sander canon (from the high of “Happy Gilmore” to the low of “Jack and Jill”). This movie stars all Sandler’s buddies and gleefully embraces lowbrow crudity even while promoting loving family values. (Read More)

 

Time Out New York | Matt Patches
Rating: 1/5 stars

Once again wrangling Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Kevin James and various other ’90s Saturday Night Live alumni in need of work, the follow-up to the 2010 comedy constructs middle-aged malaise and Porta-Potty humor from Dazed and Confused’s nostalgia blueprints. Reuniting Sandler and his high-school buddies, Grown Ups 2’s suburban vignettes find room for every lowbrow gag: chocolate-as-poop jokes, Shaquille O’Neal’s clown faces, digs at transgender bodybuilders and the “burp snart”—a burp-sneeze-fart combo given more screen time than any of the female performers. (Read More)

 

Film School Rejects | Christpher Campbell
Rating: B-

As for me, all I can say is I didn’t dislike it. It astounded me too much with its nonsense, and it’s not nearly as offensive as I’d anticipated. So I have no real issue with it. I might have even smiled once or twice at something ridiculous. - See more at: http://www.filmschoolrejects.com/reviews/grown-ups-2.php#sthash.opoXqdUG.dpuf
As for me, all I can say is I didn’t dislike it. It astounded me too much with its nonsense, and it’s not nearly as offensive as I’d anticipated. So I have no real issue with it. I might have even smiled once or twice at something ridiculous. - See more at: http://www.filmschoolrejects.com/reviews/grown-ups-2.php#sthash.opoXqdUG.dpuf
As for me, all I can say is I didn’t dislike it. It astounded me too much with its nonsense, and it’s not nearly as offensive as I’d anticipated. So I have no real issue with it. I might have even smiled once or twice at something ridiculous. - See more at: http://www.filmschoolrejects.com/reviews/grown-ups-2.php#sthash.opoXqdUG.dpuf

All I can say is I didn't DISlike it. It astounded me too much with its nonsense, and it's not nearly as offensive as I'd anticipated. So I have no real issue with it. (Read More)

 

 

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