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Welcome to the Jungle (2013)

Unrated  |   |  Action, Adventure, Comedy  |  8 February 2014 (Japan)
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A company retreat on a tropical island goes terribly awry.

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A company retreat on a tropical island goes terribly awry.

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One of the aliases (François Van Varenberg) Jean-Claude Van Damme is accused of being an impersonator is actually his real name . See more »

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Troy: [practicing his primal scream] Not every Asian kid needs to have violin lessons, mom! I wanted to play baseball!
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Funny, witty dialog that doesn't get old
28 April 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Saw this movie last night World Premiere at the Newport Beach Film Festival. First, let me tell you this festival is great, awesome films and fun fun destination.

The movie chronicles the life of a under-spoken, nerdy kid who strives to be that which is the opposite - assertive, top of the pack leader. At work, he is constantly undermined by a college who takes credit for his work and is the all around a-hole that people love to hate.

On a team building trip, lead by the non other than Jean-Claude Van Damme (hilariously mocking himself and many other things) as the wilderness leader on this isolated island.

Adam Brody does a great job with the funny, quick hitting humor, playing off the over-the-top always funny nemesis played by Rob Huebel.

The thing is, going into this movie and letting yourself be entertained, its a huge success with funny side characters, plays on other movies and books that make you say aha yeah! It does not get to that stupidity point where you might think such a comedy could fall into, and it keeps things clever, while still entertaining greatly in a plot which has all the common points and you can predict where its going to go. Although you may see the underlying basics, you are nevertheless entertained and laughing in your seat. Well done, hope this movie has lots of success.


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