Starring John Cena, Leslie Mann, Ike Barinholtz, Gideon Adlon, Geraldine Viswanathan, Kathryn Newton, Gary Cole, Gina Gershon

Image result for blockers 2018

Three high school seniors-Julie, Kayla, and Sam-vow to lose their virginities on prom night. Once their parents find out, they vow to stop them. There’s Micthell (Cena), overprotective father of Kayla, Lisa (Mann), single mother to Julie, and Hunter (Barinholtz), largely absent father to Sam. Promoted as something of a female Superbad, the film, I believe deserves more credit than that. It’s nowhere near as funny as that film in my estimation, but it’s also not as derivative as I was led to believe. It’s an original movie, with solid characters and pacing.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s