• The Green Hornet (2011)

The Green Hornet

Release Date: January 14th, 2011

DVD Release Date: May 3rd, 2011

PG-13 |1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary

Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets Kato (Jay Chou), a resourceful company employee. Realizing that they have the talent and resources to make something of their lives, Britt and Kato join forces as costumed crime-fighters to bring down the city's most-powerful criminal, Chudnofsky (Christoph Waltz).

Cast: Seth Rogen, Jay Chou, Cameron Diaz, Tom Wilkinson, Christoph Waltz, David Harbour, Edward James Olmos, Jamie Harris

Director: Michel Gondry

Genres: Adventure , Action

Production Co: Original Film

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: Suspenseful, Mystery, 2010s, Transformation, Los Angeles

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Rene RodriguezMiami Herald

    A big, boisterous action-comedy - a funny, exciting and intentionally goofy summer movie that just happens to arrive in the middle of January. show more

  • 45
    Movieline

    While this latest Rogen-penned iteration is a game try, it feels a bit like he's trying to make a volume out of a footnote. show more

  • 70
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Never achieves sufficient traction to go the blockbuster distance. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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