• Blended (2014)


Release Date: May 23rd, 2014

DVD Release Date: August 26th, 2014

PG-13 |1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary

Recently divorced mom Lauren (Drew Barrymore) and widowed dad Jim (Adam Sandler) let their friends push them into a blind date, which goes disastrously wrong. Unsurprisingly, neither wants to see the other ever again. However, fate intervenes when both Jim and Lauren, unbeknown to each other, purchase one-half of the same vacation package at a South African resort; they and their children are forced to share the same suite and participate in a slew of family activities together.

Cast: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Joel McHale, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Kevin Nealon, Jessica Lowe, Terry Crews, Dan Patrick

Director: Frank Coraci

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Happy Madison Productions, Gulfstream Pictures

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Relationships, Cheeky, Friend, 2010s, Car, Love, Amusing, Family

Ratings & Reviews

  • 34
    Kate ErblandFilm.com

    Sound nonsensical? It is. show more

  • 40
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Embodying the same wholesomeness that has informed most of his screen work, gross-out comedies included, it feels like a tentative next step in Sandler’s evolving screen persona, one that has gone from good-hearted dolt to bumbling man-child to middle-aged father. show more

  • 50
    Inkoo KangTheWrap

    Blended director Frank Coraci, a Happy Madison vet, is too much of a company man to elevate this passion-phobic rom-com beyond something more than an above-average Sandler production. show more

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