Nov 28, 2020
The quality of the content rises and falls like the ever present waft of marijuana smoke.
Nov 15, 2020
Given that Pineapple Express is undoubtedly a lot funnier if you're as high as the heroes when you watch it, its future cult status is assured.
May 5, 2020
Plenty of strong laughs for unimpaired onlookers as well, but be prepared for a jarring, violent finale.
Oct 29, 2019
Unfortunately, director David Gordon Green is never able to sustain any comic momentum... Don't get me wrong, "Express" is still good enough that I left entertained -- just not nearly as much as I hoped I would.
Jun 6, 2019
Cheech and Chong have found new heirs apparent in the form of Saul and Dale, in a film destined to be a new stoner classic.
Aug 23, 2018
This is a baggy, pointless, tiresome film, which is also messy, puerile, cack-handedly gruesome and plain unfunny.
Jun 7, 2018
David Gordon Green seems to have used this template as some sort of experiment... Green's method is like a stone-cold killer in a John Woo movie: He makes us laugh, then immediately shoots us in the face.
Aug 24, 2017
The party got out of hand towards the end, and we probably should have booked out before we got too tired.
Aug 22, 2017
You would have to smoke a great deal of the stuff to make Pineapple Express seem like a good movie, although from the assorted giggles at the Rio Theatre, the audience was ripped and receptive.
Mar 6, 2013
Your love of it will largely depend on how funny you find a movie with 85 percent of the jokes based on smoking weed. For the rest of you a lot of it is going to feel very silly, crammed with potty humor and overly long for such a simple subject matter.
Oct 14, 2012
Given that cast, crew and audience were and will be baked throughout, Pineapple Express just about earns itself a pass.
Aug 15, 2011
This is possibly the first time a blackened, burnt corpse is played for laughs. It all flows by like so much sugar water.
Jul 14, 2011
In the end, that feel-good factor overrides occasional moments of discomfort.