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Hell and Back (2015)

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Two best friends set out to rescue their pal after he's accidentally dragged to hell.

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Tom Gianas, Ross Shuman
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nick Swardson ... Remy (voice)
Mila Kunis ... Deema (voice)
Bob Odenkirk ... The Devil (voice)
T.J. Miller ... Augie (voice)
Rob Riggle ... Curt (voice)
Susan Sarandon ... Barb the Angel (voice)
Danny McBride ... Orpheus (voice)
Maria Bamford ... Gloria (voice)
Lance Bass ... Boy Band Demon (voice)
H. Jon Benjamin ... The Tree (voice)
Jennifer Coolidge ... Durmessa (voice)
John Farley ... Welcome to Hell Demon (voice)
Jenna Gianas Jenna Gianas ... Hell Announcer (voice)
Dennis Gubbins Dennis Gubbins ... Larry the Demon (voice)
Jay Johnston ... Rick the Lost Soul (voice)
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Storyline

Remy, Augie and Curt are best friends since birth who are working at a run down carnival. When they jokingly take a blood oath and break it, Curt is dragged to Hell to be sacrificed. Now Remy and Augie must risk everything to save their friend from a slew of misfit demons, Greek legends and the Devil himself.

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Welcome to Hell.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

The first theatrically released animated film since 9 (2009) to not be rated either G or PG by the MPAA. See more »

Quotes

Cleb the Carny: I'll punch your dick off with my mouth, bro!
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Connections

References American History X (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

My Delicious Friend
Written by Wayne Kramer and Jill Sobule
Performed by Wayne Kramer and Jill Sobule
Accordion Performance by Jason Federici
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Kind of like South Park crossed with...yeah, it's kind of like South Park
12 January 2016 | by estreet-evaSee all my reviews

You wonder what the attraction is for the makers for "Chicken Run", "Box Trolls" and for the Bro Comedy "Hell and Back" to stop motion animation. It's not as if going through the painstaking and laborious process automatically yields a visual character superior to less labor- intensive production methods. So why not just make it a cartoon? Anyway, the plainly descriptive-titled "Hell and Back" lifts the way Satan from South Park is rendered whole, gives him "Breaking Bad's" Bob Odenkirk's voice and drops him in a bro comedy. There he trades the standard bro jokes (mostly homosexual panic quips) with the slackers who inadvertently fall into his underground realm. None of it is terribly entertaining but there are enough laughs to make it all fairly innocuous.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 October 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$104,374, 4 October 2015

Gross USA:

$157,768

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$157,768
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ShadowMachine See more »
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Color

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1.85 : 1
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