• What Happens in Vegas (2008)

What Happens in Vegas

Release Date: May 9th, 2008

DVD Release Date: August 26th, 2008

PG-13 |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

During a wild vacation in Las Vegas, career woman Joy McNally (Cameron Diaz) and playboy Jack Fuller (Ashton Kutcher) come to the sober realization that they have married each other after a night of drunken abandon. Besides that, there is a huge jackpot at stake. An implacable judge freezes the prize money and refuses to grant an annulment, so Joy and Jack must try to make their impromptu marriage work.

Cast: Cameron Diaz, Ashton Kutcher, Rob Corddry, Lake Bell, Treat Williams, Dennis Farina, Jason Sudeikis, Dennis Miller

Director: Tom Vaughan

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Mosaic Media Group, 21 Laps Entertainment

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Madcap, Judge, Amusing, Spirited, Relationships, Hotel, Love, 2000s, Rise

Ratings & Reviews

  • 10
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    What Happens in Vegas... should have stayed in development -- forever. This ramshackle -- and occasionally repulsive -- farce doesn't even deliver on the minimal promise of its title; most of it takes place in Manhattan. show more

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Their chemistry goes like this: He cleans up real nice; she dirties down with gusto. show more

  • 30
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Only Diaz shows spark because the actress knows how to simultaneously play nice and be a nasty character, thereby gaining audience sympathy. Everyone else hits one note, and it isn't nice. show more

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