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Get Hard (2015)

R | | Comedy, Crime | 27 March 2015 (USA)
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When millionaire James King is jailed for fraud and bound for San Quentin, he turns to Darnell Lewis to prep him to go behind bars.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... James
... Darnell
... Martin
... Alissa
... Rita (as Edwina Findley)
... Makayla
... Cecelio
... Russell (as Tip 'T.I.' Harris)
... Gayle
... John Mayer
... Big Mike
... Jaoa
... Leo
... Peter Penny
... Jojo
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Storyline

Kevin Hart plays the role of Darnell--a family man desperate to get enough money to buy a house in a better area to benefit his family's well-being. He is hired by James (Will Ferrell), a wimpy stock trader who is about to go to prison for 10 years, to prepare him for life behind bars. The catch is that James thinks Darnell is an ex-con--not because Darnell told him that, but because James just assumed. Written by The Twiz

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Sometimes you need a hand to get hard. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$33,803,253, 29 March 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$90,411,453

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$111,811,453
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Trivia

The creative team intended an aggressive R-rating for this comedy. See more »

Goofs

When James picks his car at Darnell's cleaning service for the first time he drives away with the trunk opened. You can not see the trunk, but you can see that on his Audi A8 driver's panel that the trunk is open through a red sign right on the center of the panel. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Darnell Lewis: This ain't no longer your house, man! We in San Quentin now!
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Soundtracks

Beez In The Trap
Written by 2 Chainz (as Tauheed Epps), Maurice Jordan and Nicki Minaj (as Onika Tanya Maraj)
Performed by Nicki Minaj featuring 2 Chainz
Courtesy of Cash Money Records/Republic Records/Def Jam Recordings
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Prison Coach
4 October 2015 | by See all my reviews

Which is the title the movie got in Germany (for a change it's not an English title, but in German). Considering the comedy talent at hand, I understand that some might be disappointed in this. But it's still decent enough, even with some mediocre jokes thrown in there from time to time. Not to mention the fact, that this is as predictable as it gets (story wise that is).

Not sure if the jokes about homosexuality work most of the time either, but you have to give/cut them some slack for trying (while not dumbing them down too much). The word play is there (see title), which is played out pretty nicely in one particular scene (turning point sort of). Don't expect too much and you'll be entertained


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