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21 & Over (2013)

R | | Comedy | 1 March 2013 (USA)
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The night before his big medical school interview, a promising student celebrates his 21st birthday with his two best friends.

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Jeff Chang
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Nicole
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Randy
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Dr. Chang (as Francois Chau)
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The Chief
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Julian
Russell Mercado ...
Jayden
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Pledge Aguilar
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Pledge Gomez
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PJ Brill
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Sally Huang
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Stoner #1
Josh Truax ...
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When Straight-A college student Jeff Chang's two best friends take him out for his 21st birthday on the night before an important medical school interview, what was supposed to be a quick beer becomes a night of humiliation, over indulgence and utter debauchery. Written by Relativity

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Rated R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, some graphic nudity, drugs and drinking | See all certifications »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

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$8,754,168 (USA) (1 March 2013)

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$25,675,765 (USA) (10 May 2013)
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François Chau's role as Dr. Chang is a homage to Dr. Pierre Chang, a character from the television series "Lost", also played by Chau. See more »

Quotes

Jeff Chang: That's my laptop.
Julian: Get a desktop, bitch!
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Spoofs The Shining (1980) See more »

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Break It Off
Written by Christian Doble, Alicia Gbur, Matt Rickle, and Michael Spence
Performed by Fawn (as FAWN)
Courtesy of Quite Scientific Records
By arrangement with Terrorbird Media
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An average comedy
1 May 2013 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

This film is about the first 24 hours of a straight A student's 21st birthday.

"21 & Over" is a toned down college version of "The Hangover". The plot is very similar to "The Hangover", and it is wearing thin. Though the parties are ridiculous and the alcohol is plentiful, we all know what will happen and hence the plot does not have the same entertaining effect as the first time around. Fortunately, the subplot of testing the strained friendship and standing up for oneself is a bit refreshing, so "21 & Over" sets itself as slightly different from its parent clone. The Asian female student who swears a lot is the most memorable character, and she deserves a special mention. Her one minute of screen time is so unexpectedly crazy! "21 & Over" is an average comedy, if judged on its own merit. But please, enough with the "The Hangover" clones.


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Is it really that bad, or are people just tired of this genre? wichio
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The main girl... discotecamuneca
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