Hit and Run Synopsis
A young couple risks it all for the opportunity of a lifetime.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
There's a lot of funny stuff, but the most unexpected comes from Arnold, who has been uneven, to say the least, in his movies.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
This fun-loving genre-bender, inspired by "Smokey and the Bandit," opens languidly, then picks up the pace. Even in the midst of cars...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The dialogue veers into digressions about ADHD, the cruddiness of mainstream dog food, and much else. That these asides prove more fun than...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By John DeFore
Its high-octane but low-stakes action might be just the thing for moviegoers weary of summer's operatic superheroes.
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Boston Globe

By Mark Feeney
Put Christian Bale behind the wheel, and Hit & Run would make a billion bucks - except then there'd be no room for Shepard, and that movie...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Pretty much everything shot by Shepard and co-director David Palmer looks as if it was done in one take. Hit & Run is closest in tone to...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
This slapstick road movie feels tossed off by people on a raunchy bender. I mean that as a good thing. The trouble with Hit & Run is that...
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One senses that the movie doesn't quite have the chutzpah to be what it wants to be - a "Fast and Furious"-like sequence of balletic car...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Sadly, Hit & Run, for as much sporadic fun and genuine heart it has, runs out of gas. But it's not for lack of trying, and that counts for...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
Hit & Run is a pleasant enough diversion - but more of the PPV persuasion.
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Well worth the ticket price

By khuxford
This movie had the wife and us laughing hard several times and enjoying it throughout. I was impressed to see that Dax Sheppard starred, directed and co-wrote it. There are some feel good elements to...


By thedoctor777
This movie has great driving scenes that I found entertaining. The acting is fine and the cast seemed to fit their parts well. It is predictable and there are no surprises to catch you off guard. If...

Much Better Than Expected

By cali4niacurt
It's always nice to go into a movie with low expectations only to find a gem of a movie that you really enjoy. Hit and Run was a fun comedy where I could just sit back, relax and enjoy. All the...


By skinmeister
My husband and I saw the movie this weekend and were superbely entertained. The humor is kind of raunchy and radical at times but it's a fast paced story with many unexpected twists and turns that'll...

Fun Day At The Movies

By Dennis in Oregon
I became aware of this movie when the two leads made an appearance on AM Northwest in Portland. They were so natural and appealing; I decided to see the movie. It was lots of fun from the very...

Had me in stitches!

By johnkettler
This is the best script for a movie I have seen in a very long time. Absolutely hysterical gut busting comedy mixed with very sweet relationship dialog and car chase scenes that keep you on the edge...

Hit and Don't Go....

By oscarsgirl
I wish I hadn't wasted my money on this movie and my friend felt the same way. It was very slow, very predictable and simply not funny. The acting was ok, but the story line was horrible. The...

Funnier than i expected

By Minni318
I loved the cars in it and the humor was great too! Its something different and not a typical movie, I'd recommend to anyone to go see it!...

don't know what the movie is about

By jenny.phead
I was pretty excited to watch this movie after watching the preview. the movie is just .. blah.. don't know what the movie is all about. not really funny either....

Not really a kid movie...

By kuffy01
But a really good date movie. If you want to take your girlfriend to a flick she'll like and still not want to yak up your popcorn, this is it. It is well written and a well done flick. All told,...

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Rated R | For Graphic Nudity, Drug Content, Pervasive Language, Sexual References and Some Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Real-life couple has chemistry in raunchy car-chase flick.
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