• Knocked Up (2007)

Knocked Up

Release Date: June 1st, 2007

DVD Release Date: September 25th, 2007

R |2 hr 9 min

Plot Summary

Rising journalist Alison Scott (Katherine Heigl) hits a serious bump in the road after a one-night stand with irresponsible slacker Ben Stone (Seth Rogen) results in pregnancy. Rather than raise the baby on her own, she decides to give Ben a chance to prove he is father material. However, he is unsure if he is ready to be a parent, and both wonder if they would be compatible lifetime partners.

Cast: Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Jay Baruchel, Jonah Hill, Jason Segel, Martin Starr

Director: Judd Apatow

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Apatow Productions

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: 2000s , Husband , Sister , Los Angeles , Doctor , Love , Growing up , Hilarious , Hospital

Ratings & Reviews

  • 90
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Judd Apatow's high-density, high-intensity comedy of bad (and good) manners is a cause for celebration -- the laugh lines are smart, and they come faster than you can process them. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Heigl, a double-dip of praline with caramel, is so beautiful that initially you don't notice her comic chops. show more

  • 90
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Apatow's gleefully raunchy movies are, in an odd and charming way, extremely family-friendly. show more

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