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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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Jayden
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Pledge Gomez
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PJ Brill
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Sally Huang
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Stoner #1
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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)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$25,675,765 (USA) (10 May 2013)
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Justin Chon was actually 32 years old even though his character was 21 when this was filmed. See more »

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Miller: Oh, my God! Did we just kill Jeff Chang again?
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References Step Up 3D (2010) See more »

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C'mon Doll
Written by Joel Schneider and Ethan Jacobson
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Oh dear
24 May 2015 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Ironic that, although this piece of American college dross is titled 21 & Over, it's hard to imagine that it would appeal to anyone over the age of fifteen.

The plot, such as it is, has already been covered. To flatter it with a further description would be giving it credit that it doesn't deserve.

In my opinion (and I admit that I am way out of its' targetted age range) it is humourless, devoid of any charm and it's hard to imagine that it earned enough to pay for its making.

This genre of movie, if it still has a future, can be done so much better. The comparisons with The Hangover are obvious and an indication of how tight direction, a genuinely funny script and talented performers can make all the difference. This offering has none of those.

There are capable actors in the cast and they deserve better but may struggle to maintain any credibility for a while with this on their CV.


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Is it really that bad, or are people just tired of this genre? wichio
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