Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain Synopsis
Filmed at a sold-out performance at Madison Square Garden, comedian Kevin Hart delivers material from his 2012 "Let Me Explain" concert tour.
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The Playlist

By Drew Taylor
A welcome change of pace and a truly hilarious, heartfelt experience.
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63

New York Post

By Farran Smith Nehme
It’s a brief movie, and perhaps all that preamble is meant to justify the ticket price. The best advice is to walk in about 25 minutes...
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
If you were to judge Let Me Explain purely on its performance portion, filmed at Madison Square Garden during Hart's 2012 tour, the film...
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63

Washington Post

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It’s all in the name of comedy, and it mostly works, with a couple of exceptions, including an especially mean-spirited and somewhat...
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60

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Some of Hart’s set — including jokes about his security team and an inspired recounting of a disastrous trip to a dude ranch — is...
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By John DeFore
Diverting but not enough to expand Kevin Hart's fan base much.
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60

The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
Fans will love it; their main complaint may be that it ends too soon. Amateur psychologists in the audience, meanwhile, may be asking why...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Intermittently funny. But the movie's first 20 minutes is devoted to tediously showing how his career has taken off around the world. That...
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50

The Dissolve

By Genevieve Koski
The Kevin Hart brand is clearly doing well, but Let Me Explain doesn’t seem interested in providing anything more than a surface-level...
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40

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
The hour of mike time isn't as strong as such previous dispatches as "Seriously…Funny."
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Please explain to me

By pamelavaughn39
I liked the film enough, but it was not what I expected. It is basically a film during one of his stand up routines in New York. His sentiment and emotions are raw and heartfelt and I left feeling...

Wait, WTF?!

By njoyme
When I read that Hart spent the first 30 minutes of this one hour film bragging about his success and broadcasting all the guys that ride his coattail, I thought, "how bad could it be"? It's pretty...

NEED A LAUGH

By raven2011
I saw this movie and I thought it was pretty good, and have to admit I did laugh alot in this movie. But the last movie he did called Laugh at My Pain was better then this one....

I CAN'T TELL YOU NOT TO GO BUT

By ward4iris
IF YOU'RE LOOKING TO LAUGH OUT LOUD, CRY IN YOUR SEAT THIS IS NOT THE ONE. KEVIN DID MAKE ME LAUGH AS ALWAYS BUT THIS MOVIE IS A SHOWTIME OR HBO SPECIAL FOR SURE...WHICH MEANS WAIT TIL DVD OR...

Just about works

By markpassman
There's a stupid opening. Then the stand up starts... It drags in places and he's not as consistently funny as he was in "Seriously Funny." But he still makes you laugh like no other. As a...

Had me dying laughing!

By vincentgarrett
He was really funny in this movie and I'm not his biggest fan, but it did leave me wanting for more. It is one his best show to date if you ask me! He is steadily improving his craft and coming into...

best comedy of the year

By ilovemyalgs
this movie is the best movie i've seen, best movie of the summer best movie of the year, Kevin Hart is one of the greats happy birthday Kevin Hart...

KEVIN had be crying

By kokoa66
Kevin Hart was funny and I laughed til I cried and then at the end I cried again. I am happy for him and all his success! He deserves! Thanks for making us laugh K. Hart!...

The real deal

By kmlshscott
I went last night with a few friends & my sis & I wish my man was there because some of the situations which he spoke on was so true. Been a fan since day 1. Kevin Hart is now behind the legends.turn...

Hilarious

By TBCPA
This movie will have you laughing so hard you will start crying. Kevin Hart is too funny!!! A must go see movies. It's an hour and 15 minutes of pure laughter....

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Rated R | For Sexual References and Pervasive Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Some laughs but no substance in racy stand-up movie.
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