• Hall Pass (2011)

Hall Pass

Release Date: February 25th, 2011

DVD Release Date: June 14th, 2011

R |1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary

Best friends Rick (Owen Wilson) and Fred (Jason Sudeikis) each have been married for a long time, and they are showing signs of restlessness. To revitalize their marriages, their wives (Jenna Fischer, Christina Applegate) grant them one week to do whatever they please, no questions asked. At first, the deal sounds like a dream come true, but as the week marches on, the two friends discover that their expectations are wildly out of sync with reality.

Cast: Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis, Jenna Fischer, Christina Applegate, Nicky Whelan, Richard Jenkins, Stephen Merchant, Larry Joe Campbell

Director: Peter Farrelly , Bobby Farrelly

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Conundrum Entertainment

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: 2010s, Lighthearted, Husband, Small town, Hilarious, Wife, Growing up, Marriage, Best friend

Ratings & Reviews

  • 65
    Scott TobiasNPR

    Still, the Farrellys have a distinct touch that carries their dubious premise across. They bring back the toilet humor of yore and make it shocking and funny again. show more

  • 50
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    The slapstick and action comedy interludes are haphazardly executed at best, and matters aren't helped by the film's incredibly ugly look. show more

  • 65

    The Comedy of Emasculation that Judd Apatow and his disciples have made into a separate economy was invented by the Farrelly brothers. show more

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