• Superbad (2007)

Superbad

Release Date: August 17th, 2007

DVD Release Date: December 4th, 2007

R |1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary

High-school seniors Seth (Jonah Hill) and Evan (Michael Cera) have high hopes for a graduation party: The co-dependent teens plan to score booze and babes so they can become part of the in-crowd, but separation anxiety and two bored police officers (Bill Hader, Seth Rogen) complicate the pair's self-proclaimed mission.

Cast: Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bill Hader, Seth Rogen, Martha MacIsaac, Emma Stone, Aviva

Director: Greg Mottola

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Apatow Productions

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: Hilarious, Best friend, Underdog, Quest, Offbeat, Transformation, Cool, 2000s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    It helps that the fun doesn't stop. It helps even more that the pitch-perfect script doesn’t step out of character for a joke. show more

  • 100
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    For pure laughs, for the experience of just sitting in a chair and breaking up every minute or so, Superbad is 2007's most successful comedy. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Some of the patter is funny, but the movie lacks the clever plot developments and the character nuances of a classic like "American Graffiti." And it's missing the belly laughs of earlier raunchfests "American Pie" and "There's Something About Mary." show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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