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Knocked Up

52 Ratings: 2.4
A movie directed by Judd Apatow

Unwanted pregnancy might sound like a risky subject for slapstick comedy, but Knocked Up is from writer-director Judd Apatow--so we are in the hands of a man who likes to push things. And like Apatow's predecessor, The 40-Year-Old … see full wiki

7 reviews about Knocked Up
review by . April 09, 2010
posted in Movie Hype
In the summer of 2007, Judd Apatow made a follow up to his 2005 hit, the 40-Year Old Virgin.  Virgin was a pretty good movie that was actually quite funny and somehow heartfelt.  But it also took what was actually a pretty ridiculous premise and ran with it.  It's comical and fun.  Knocked Up was what followed, and it was actually a pretty good movie.      Knocked Up focuses on two different people.  The first is Ben Stone (Seth Rogen... who has been …
Quick Tip by . June 25, 2010
This movie was funny from beggining to end. It shows alot about how life really is, you may not want it but somtimes it just comes as a suprise to you.
Quick Tip by . August 28, 2009
A modern day, heartwarming unconventional love story. Awwwwwwwwwwww :)
review by . December 06, 2007
When I found out that Seth Rogen ("Forty-Year-Old Virgin," "Freaks and Geeks") would be headlining a comedy with the gorgeous Katherine Heigl ("Grey's Anatomy," "Roswell," "Just Bring It"), I knew it would be comedic gold. Instead, "Knocked Up," directed by "Forty-Year-Old Virgin" navigator, Judd Apatow, is a dull comedy with only flashes of brilliance from Apatow and Rogan's previous outing. In "Knocked Up," Heigl plays Alison, an up-and-comer at E! Entertainment Television who goes out on the …
review by . November 20, 2007
posted in Movie Hype
Hollywood films have a peculiar relationship with the institution of marriage. On the one hand, it is depicted as lifeless and loveless, as without any inherent interest or dramatic tension. On the other hand, it is shown to be that towards which every self-absorbed or driven man and woman is ultimately destined, and as their only possible means of redemption from all of the stupid and insensitive things they do, and from the ambitions that lead only to loneliness and isolation. These days, Hollywood …
review by . October 26, 2007
posted in Movie Hype
After having this movie compared to the 40-year Old Virgin, I was expecting a lot more comedy out of this movie. It had very few laughs and the drama wasn't good enough to warrent more than three stars.    Some of the scenes were a little graphic when the baby was born. The father was a real loser and you wonder why the mother wants to give him a chance (he was living off an inheritance that had run out and had no ambition towards a job). Also, his friends were quite annoying.   & …
review by . September 27, 2007
Bringing out the ugly! What really makes this film great and uncomfortable and funny is how it lets us see ourselves. In only a few moments Ben Stone is transformed from sweetly funny stoner into a shouting, mean-spirited, insensitive child. Pete retreats selfishly from a wife, Debbie who suffocates him with insane, but strangely familiar, expectations. All the players at some point become irrational, and this is where Alison (Hiegl's character) escapes criticism. Because she is pregnant, any outburst, …
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