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Van Wilder: Freshman Year (2009)

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Van Wilder starts his freshman year at Coolidge College and embarks on an adventure to land the campus hottie and liberate his school from sexual oppression and party dysfunction.

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Corporal Benedict (as Nic Nac)
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Eve
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Vance Wilder Sr.
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Irving Peppler
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Reverend Dawkins (as Leland Jones)
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Professor Downs
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Van Wilder starts his freshman year at Coolidge College and embarks on an adventure to land the campus hottie and liberate his school from sexual oppression and party dysfunction.

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The man. The myth. The beginning.

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Rated R for pervasive crude and sexual content, language and drug use | See all certifications »

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14 July 2009 (USA)  »

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National Lampoon's Van Wilder 3  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)
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A very lovely movie that moved me when i was bored See more »

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References Apocalypse Now (1979) See more »

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no Ryan no sale
13 July 2009 | by See all my reviews

The new actor they got to play van doesn't do the role justice, the story was boring and lame with only one or two good laughs and the acting was just lame. This was just a way to use the Van Wilder name to make a ton of money off the DVD because it would do terrible with another name. The original was great and trying to bank of a success is just stupid when it comes to this series. Its not the worst sequel i have ever seen or the worst "teen" movie but its up with the worst. It would have been a lot better it was another spin off and not a prequel. The prequel method of movies is one of the worst a series can suffer from. My final thoughts are if your a fan of the original just leave this on the shelfs and don't worry about seeing it, it will be on TV soon enough anyway.


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