Mark and Jez are a couple of twenty-something roommates who have nothing in common - except for the fact that their lives are anything but normal. Mayhem ensues as the pair strive to cope with day-to-day life.
Best friends Will McKenzie, Simon Cooper, Jay Cartwright and Neil Sutherland - who are not among the social outcasts, but also not cool enough to hang out with the cool kids who they aspire to be - have just graduated from their suburban London high school. Simon has finally been able to get Carli D'Amato, who he has been in love with since they were children, to be his girlfriend. Largely because they will be going away to different schools in the fall, Carli breaks up with him. To get Simon's singularly focused mind off Carli, his three best mates decide to take him on vacation for two weeks to get some sun, sand and girls before they move onto the next chapter of their lives in the fall. Neil makes the decision for them to go to Malia on the isle of Crete, a popular summer tourist destination for many a Brit. Jay, with inheritance money in hand, believes he can have the pick of any girl he wants. Neil has to decide what constitutes not cheating on his girlfriend, Nicole. Will wants...Written by
In the scene during the drive to the airport where Alan Cooper (Simon's dad) is driving, he mentioned that he went on holiday to Magaluf when he was younger. The hotel scenes and resort scenes were shot in Magaluf. See more »
When the boys arrive at the check-in desk, the lady asks: "Malia flight?". Malia is a small town just outside Heraklion. There is no airport in Malia. All international flights to Crete go to Heraklion airport. See more »
Don't you know about foreign police? They take you up a hill, beat you up and then they bum you!
Yeah. and if they don't kill you, you kill yourself because of the shame of you getting a boner whilst you was being bummed!
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The UK cinema release was cut to obtain a BBFC 15 certificate. Some crude sexual dialogue was cut and a use of 'cunt' was overdubbed with 'shit'. The DVD release still has these edits but the Blu-ray release waived these cuts with an 18 certificate. See more »
Stay Too Long
Written and Composed by Plan B (as Ballance-Drew) / Eric Appapovlay (as Appapoulay) / Richard Cassell (as Cassell) / Tom Wright-Goss (as Goss)
Performed by Plan B
Published by Universal Music Publishing Ltd. / Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Licenced courtesy of Warner Music UK Ltd. See more »
Most people probably know what they are going to get before entering the cinema. So sniffy pseudo intellectuals should probably stay clear. But if you're the sort of person who liked the TV series, doesn't think they are a "chav" by eating McDonalds and likes fart jokes then you will really enjoy this movie. The whole audience laughed out loud on many occasions. No its not a clever plot, but they do manage to purvey a slice in time where we are all making the mistakes we all do as we move from adolescence into adulthood. The primary characters maintain their chemistry (which must only come with having now spent so much time with each other). You don't eat a cheese sandwich expecting a Michelin star, and so it is when watching this movie. Its silly, funny, cringe worthy humour. I really enjoyed it, and I imagine a good many others will too.
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