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Rick and Fred, two husbands who are having difficulty in their marriages, are given a Hall Pass by their wives: for one week, they can do whatever they want.

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A couple of married guys are always looking at other women. Their wives are fed up with their behavior, and grant them a 'hall pass': a week off their marriage allowing them to do anything. But the guys take their time and their week is almost up. What they don't realize is that at the same time their wives make connections of their own. Written by rcso411@yahoo.com

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One week. No rules. See more »

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Rated R for crude and sexual humor throughout, language, some graphic nudity and drug use | See all certifications »

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25 February 2011 (USA)  »

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$36,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,535,374 (USA) (25 February 2011)

Gross:

$45,045,037 (USA) (6 May 2011)
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Trivia

The flash forward scene with Stephen Merchant imaging he murders his wife and ends up in jail was thought up by Owen Wilson. See more »

Goofs

After Brent fires his last shot, his gun's slide should have locked back empty. See more »

Quotes

Rick: How about her?
Coakley: No, the tall blonde surrounds herself with a less attractive women to make herself look good.
Rick: Really?
Coakley: [as he moves his hands] Check this out. Hot, not.
Rick: That's awesome. You're like A Beautiful Mind.
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During the credits an out take is shown of Gary's imagining of night gone wrong See more »

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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.95 (2011) See more »

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Everyone Is Guilty
Written by Dana Janssen, Seth Olinsky and Miles Seaton
Performed by Akron/Family
Courtesy of Dead Oceans
By Arrangement with Bank Robber Music
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Right movie right time for me
3 June 2015 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This did make me laugh, one of those right movie at the right time scenarios because it really is pretty dumb. Lots of gross out raunchy humour thanks to the Farrelly brothers.

The plot is nothing remarkable, predictable even but honestly that's not what I'm watching a movie like this for; following two best buds (Owen Wilson & Jason Sudeikis) who are granted permission to take a week off of marriage, only to realize that the reality of single life is not as appealing as they remember after bumbling in their efforts to "charm" women.

A couple of scenes that I really laughed at were the girl "sneezing" into the bathtub and the gym-hot-tub-penis scene. Too funny. Yeah its a "naughty marriage comedy" that I'll probably watch again. 09.13


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