Thursday, June 11, 2009

The Hangover: Headache-inducing

Posted By on Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 9:00 AM

It's what's known as putting matters in perspective. Folks who regularly bash Judd Apatow for his various endeavors need only catch The Hangover to see that it's unfair to dismiss the former's pictures simply because they refuse to always toe the politically correct line. What's more, the majority of Apatow's films benefit from fluid plot developments, interesting characterizations, and gags that remain funny even in retrospect -- conditions not enjoyed by this slapdash effort from the director of the similarly idling Old School.

For Matt Brunson's full review, click here.

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