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National Lampoon's Van Wilder

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National Lampoon's Van Wilder

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
95 minutes
Wide Release Date:
04/05/02
performer:
Tara Reid, Ryan Reynolds, Erik Estrada, Teck Holmes
director:
Walt Becker
distributor:
Artisan Entertainment
author:
Brent Goldberg, David Wagner
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a C

The title screwup is a Lacoste-wearing preppy who tools around Coolidge College in a custom golf cart and deflects everyone in his path with an attitude of debauched nonchalance that was funny when Chevy Chase first tried it on more than 20 years ago in Caddyshack. The only thing funny now is how harmless it all seems. Ryan Reynolds, with his air-popped suavity, suggests the son of John Lithgow pretending to be Rob Lowe portraying Ferris Bueller. C

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