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Funny People

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Seth Rogan, Adam Sandler, ... | FUNNY PEOPLE Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen, and Jonah Hill raise their glasses
Tracy Bennett

Funny People

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
145 minutes
Wide Release Date:
07/31/09
performer:
Seth Rogen, Adam Sandler
director:
Judd Apatow
author:
Judd Apatow

We gave it a C-

They say that all comedians are clowns crying on the inside. Take Adam Sandler in Judd Apatow’s Funny People?please! Sandler plays a stand-up comic recently diagnosed with cancer. Clocking in at a bloated two and a half hours, this smug misfire may very well be the Heaven’s Gate of humor. The unrated two-disc edition has a slew of EXTRAS, like old footage of Sandler, Seth Rogen, and Apatow on the chuckle-hut circuit. C-

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