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Grown Ups 2


The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small town where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grown ups are the ones learning lessons from their kids on a day notoriously full of surprises: the last day of school.

Actors: Steve Buscemi , Alex Poncio , Alexys Nycole Sanchez , Maria Bello , Maya Rudolph , Salma Hayek , David Spade , Chris Rock , Kevin James , Adam Sandler
Directors: Dennis Dugan
Country: USA
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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

For Sandler, it's not just when he grew up. It's the garden of idiotic innocence, something that, in Grown Ups 2, he is helping to keep alive.

Adam Nayman
The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

Like its predecessor, Grown Ups 2 is proudly retrograde, both in its relentless deluge of toilet humour and the way it bear-hugs some good old-fashioned conservative values.

Laremy Legel

A movie of fools, by fools, for fools, Grown Ups 2 is easily forgotten, which isn’t as bad a feature as you’d think.

Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

You know what you’re going to get, and that is, indeed, what Sandler delivers. It’s juvenile, it’s obvious and it’s crass. But with Sandler at the helm, at least it’s as easy to like as it is to forget.

Peter Keough
Boston Globe

Grown Ups 2 offers a bittersweet paean to childhood and youth and their inevitable loss. Take the case of Adam Sandler. Didn’t he use to be funny?

Richard Roeper
Chicago Sun-Times

An average Adam Sandler comedy, which, sadly, means it’s a below-average comedy — because whatever comedic fire and bursts of genuinely inspired humor Sandler once possessed have long ago burnt out.

Roger Moore
McClatchy-Tribune News Service

It’s another pointless romp through Sandlerland — where the women are buxom, the kids have catch-phrases and the jokes are below average.

Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine (Vulture)

The original film also featured Rob Schneider. I can’t quite believe I’m saying this, but his presence is sorely missed here.

Marsha McCreadie

As Roger Ebert noted in his review of "Grown Ups," they are "well-meaning people you don't want to see again any time real soon." My guess is we won't.

Claudia Puig
USA Today

Even as temporary visitors, the audience can feel IQ points slipping away.

Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

The temptation arises to say something nice about Grown Ups 2 just because it doesn't cause injury. But no, it's a bad movie, too, just old-school bad, the kind that's merely lousy and not an occasion for migraines or night sweats.

Connie Ogle
Miami Herald

It’s bad enough to make you look askance at Salma Hayek, Maria Bello, and Maya Rudolph, all of whom deserve a chance to do something funny other than pose as wives exuding various degrees of sexiness.

Robbie Collin
The Telegraph

So, what happens in Grown Ups 2? Almost absolutely nothing.

Nick Schager
Village Voice

A few decent one-liners notwithstanding, the movie comes off as willfully uninspired.

Andy Webster
The New York Times

This is pap, plain and simple: scattered raunch-lite devoid of emotional resonance. At best, it sells itself on the spectacle of a TV show’s cast reunion — and even then it disappoints.

Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

Grown Ups 2 looks like it was a lot of fun to make. And the last laugh is on us.

Matt Patches
Time Out New York

In the first five minutes, a deer walks into the star’s bedroom and urinates on his face. It’s all downhill from there.

Randy Cordova
Arizona Republic

It’s hard to imagine another comedy coming along this year that is this abrasive and free of laughs. It’s like everyone involved intentionally tried to create a horrible movie.

John DeFore
The Hollywood Reporter

Throughout, gags are cartoonishly broad and afforded so little time for setup and delivery we seem to be watching less a story than a catalog of tossed-out material.

Mike Scott
New Orleans Times-Picayune

Lazy and stupid and unwilling to put forth the effort needed to distinguish itself even from a mediocre Internet video, it all amounts to a forgettable, slapdash bit of comedic nothingness.

Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
The A.V. Club

Largely free of Sandler’s usual schmaltz and lame romance, it’s pure plotless, grotesque high jinks, bizarre and inept in a way that’s fascinating without ever being all that funny.

Sara Stewart
New York Post

The movie lurches from one gross-out scene to another, flipping the bird at continuity and logic. It honestly seems as if Sandler and his team descended on a random suburb, halfheartedly improvising and moving on when they got bored.

Chris Cabin
Slant Magazine

The obvious amount of hard work that went into this out-of-touch sequel is partly what makes it so irritating.

Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

The Land of Lazy can crown a new king because with Grown Ups 2 Adam Sandler has officially nabbed the throne.

Nathan Rabin
The Dissolve

The film is so slight that it feels less like a proper sequel to Grown Ups than a failed television spin-off that inexplicably cast Sandler and the gang in the lead roles instead of their low-budget television equivalents.

Andrew Barker

Among the slackest, laziest, least movie-like movies released by a major studio in the last decade, Grown Ups 2 is perhaps the closest Hollywood has yet come to making “Ow! My Balls!” seem like a plausible future project.

Mark Jenkins

This movie, like all of Sandler's, insists on its star's likability.

Gabe Toro
The Playlist

Basically, it’s a film made for brainless grunts who like to hang out all day making sub-literate jokes about boobs and gays while watching the game. No wonder the first movie was such a success.

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