The Hangover Reviews

June 12, 2009
An intriguing, time-hopping set-up is wasted on obnoxious characters, celebrity cameos and crass attempts at humour.
June 11, 2009
You might be embarrassed by laughing at some of the silliness, but don't be: Everyone else will be cracking up, too.
June 5, 2009
The movie smells like a hit, but honestly: Helms excepted, did it need to be quite so blandly cast, or quite so lamely raunchy?
June 5, 2009
There is a sort of perverse brilliance or brilliant perverseness to be found in this story of a bachelor party gone terribly wrong.
June 5, 2009
The Hangover, like the condition for which it's named, has some spirited moments, but more often it stumbles and slurs, regurgitating earlier pleasures and praying for the fog to lift.
June 5, 2009
Amusing as it is, it never feels real.
May 16, 2019
Here's a comedy that understands how to be raunchy and smart -- and isn't afraid to get a laugh at any expense.
March 26, 2019
Galifianakis went from being an alt-comedy idol to a mainstream pop culture figure. The Hangover still feels like a breath of fresh air.
October 30, 2018
Maybe, just maybe, the movie drags like a half-detached muffler and for some reason nobody wants to mention it.
June 14, 2018
Though it looks like just another men-will-be-guys-will-be-boys-will-be-idiots affair, this well-scripted affair still stands up as a refreshingly unpredictable laugh machine.