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Bachelor Party


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  Bachelor Party Review
Tookey's Rating
4 /10
 
Average Rating
3.40 /10
 
Starring
Tom Hanks, Tawny Kitaen, Adrian Zmed
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Directed by: Neal Israel
Written by: Neal Israel, Pat Proft

 
 
 
Released: 1984
   
Genre: COMEDY
   
Origin: US
   
Colour: C
   
Length: 106
 
 


 
The wedding-eve party of a groom-to-be (Tom Hanks) is beset by disasters.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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The energetic star, Tom Hanks, went on to better things. The first half hour is reasonably funny, but after that invention gives way to meretriciousness and sub-adolescent caperings.

ANTI

Too contrived to capture the craziness it strains for and ultimately becomes offensive rather than funny. Filled with cartoon caricatures instead of people.

(Variety)

The usual teen nerd sex comedy. Only his (Hanks) presence makes it bearable.

(Simon Rose, Essential Film Guide, 1993)

Crude exploitative farce.

(Halliwell's Film Guide, 2004)

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