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Superbad

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Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, ...

Superbad

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
114 minutes
Wide Release Date:
08/17/07
performer:
Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse
director:
Greg Mottola
distributor:
Sony Pictures Entertainment
author:
Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen
genre:
Comedy

We gave it an A-

A 21st-century Dazed and Confused, this libidinous, hilarious tale of male high schoolers trying to get laid via booze, Superbad revolves around two biological organs. Thankfully, it’s the film’s heart that ultimately prevails. EXTRAS The previous sentence is not true of the DVD’s cartoon-penis-bestrewn menus. Also included: amusing marijuana-laced footage from star/co-writer Seth Rogen’s upcoming stoner comedy Pineapple Express, and a fake documentary in which the by all accounts sweet-in-real-life Michael Cera is made to look like an irritating d—. A-