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Hall Pass (2011)

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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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Emma (as Christa Campbell)
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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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Good for one week off marriage. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

25 February 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pase libre  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$36,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,535,374, 27 February 2011, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$45,060,734

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$83,160,734
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Trivia

Richard Jenkins lives in Cumberland, RI, where the Farrelly brothers grew up. See more »

Goofs

After golfing when driving on the road in the golf cart they stop at an intersection and wait for a green light. When they start to drive you can see the crossing indicator behind them turn to walk indicating they start to drive when the light just turned red instead of green. See more »

Quotes

Coakley: Push the defrost button on the microwave, boys. The deep freeze is over!
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Crazy Credits

During the credits an out take is shown of Gary's imagining of night gone wrong See more »

Connections

References The Bucket List (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Always Asking For You
Written by Will Jennings and Peter Wolf
Performed by Peter Wolf
Courtesy of PW Recording, Ltd., under exclusive license to The Verve Music Group
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Truly disgusting
17 December 2011 | by See all my reviews

The authors are apparently incapable of coming up with anything generally amusing, so they instead substitute a serious of gross out, shock scenes. The piece in the main is a female revenge fantasy - the male characters are depicted as stupid and insensitive enough to ask for a license to cheat, the women with complete unrealism grant it, and in turn the women are successful and the men are spectactularly unsuccessfully. Perhaps he Farelly slobs and their friends are like that, but even if so they shouldn't tar all men that way.

Unsatisfied with vicious sexism against men, they also have to include a scene in graphic detail that states black men have large penises and white men tiny ones, and thus extend to the worst kind of racism. Most likely the Farrelly slobs have a complex about their tiny penises, but that's no reason to inflict this on the public.

To summarize, a disgusting piece of sexism and racism. Unfortunately, since it is left-wing sexism against men and racism against white people, this filth gets to be a Hollywood produced and backed movie.


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