Date Night (2010) - Rotten Tomatoes

Date Night (2010)



Critic Consensus: An uneasy blend of action and comedy, Date Night doesn't quite live up to the talents of its two leads, but Steve Carell and Tina Fey still manage to shine through most of the movie's flaws.

Movie Info

Steve Carell and Tina Fey star in director Shawn Levy's comedy about a couple whose routine date night becomes anything but when dinner and a movie just won't suffice anymore. Their union in imminent danger of becoming hopelessly monotonous, the desperate couple goes to unprecedented lengths in order to preserve the spark. Mark Wahlberg, James Franco, and Kristen Wiig co-star in the 20th Century Fox production.more
Rating: PG-13 (for sexual and crude content throughout, language, some violence and a drug reference)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Directed By:
Written By: Josh Klausner
In Theaters:
On DVD: Aug 10, 2010
Box Office: $98.7M
20th Century Fox - Official Site


Steve Carell
as Phil Foster
Tina Fey
as Claire Foster
Mark Wahlberg
as Holbrooke
Taraji P. Henson
as Detective Arroyo
Jimmi Simpson
as Armstrong
as Collins
William Fichtner
as DA Frank Crenshaw
JB Smoove
as Cabbie
Kristen Wiig
as Haley Sullivan
Mark Ruffalo
as Brad Sullivan
Mila Kunis
as Whippit
Bill Burr
as Detective Walsh
Jonathan Morgan Heit
as Oliver Foster
Savannah Argenti
as Charlotte Foster
Nick Kroll
as Claw Maitre D'
Olivia Munn
as Claw Hostess
Gal Gadot
as Natanya
Darren Le Gallo
as Teaneck Waiter
J. Razor
as Peppermint Hippo Doo...
Gillian Vigman
as House-Hunting Woman
Cantor Chayim Frenke...
as House-Hunting Man
Jon Bernthal
as Young Man
Ari Graynor
as Young Woman
as Himself
Sho Brown
as VIP Thug
Jahnel Curfman
as Exotic Dancer #1
Stella Angelova
as Exotic Dancer #2
Joe Starr
as Miletto Thug #1
John Cenatiempo
as Miletto Thug #2
Katie Gill
as Claw Hottie
Michelle Galdenzi
as Claw Hottie
Stacey Scowley
as Claw Hottie
Lourdes Regala
as Book Club Member
Hal Devi
as VIP Room Bodyguard
Dani Playel
as VIP Room Dancer #1
Kat Howland
as VIP Room Dancer #2
Alandrea Martin
as VIP Room Dancer #3
Johnnie Cenatiempo
as Miletto Thug #2
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Critic Reviews for Date Night

All Critics (221) | Top Critics (42)

Fey, in particular, seems uncomfortable with the shenanigans.

Full Review… | January 3, 2011
Christian Science Monitor
Top Critic

As believable as the story is, it's strange that the filmmakers didn't do more with the talent they had on hand.

Full Review… | October 1, 2012

Date Night is only ever moderately funny; partially entertaining; quite exciting. It bears the mark of a cinematic no-mark; a bland director whose cast members deserve way better than him.

Full Review… | September 28, 2012

Levy knows better to simply stay out of the dynamic duo's way and let them do their proven thing.

Full Review… | April 8, 2012

... Works as an action-comedy precisely because its characters do not know they are in either a comedy or an action movie.

Full Review… | November 5, 2011
Star-Democrat (Easton, MD)

Ultimately, and thankfully, it's saved by its stars, who carry it all to safety as often as they can.

Full Review… | April 4, 2011

Audience Reviews for Date Night


It got me some laughs so it was worth it. Plus, they're quite charismatic.

Wildaly M

Super Reviewer


It's what happens when Steve Carell and Tina Fey remake Revolutionary Road.

Jason Robinson

Super Reviewer


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Directors Cat

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