Klown Synopsis
A man takes his girlfriend's son on a canoe trip, but the man's buddy wants to score with women.
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NPR

The movie finds its warmest and its best comedic moments exploring the dynamic between this unlikely trio: the shy, uncertain kid; the...
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80

Movieline

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It's startlingly funny in an uncomfortable, envelope-pushing way that's all the more effective for how it sneaks up on you.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By John DeFore
The premise, and the hijinks that follow, are about as outrageous as anything in today's crop of raunchy comedies. But Nørgaard offers them...
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70

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Marvel at the audacity of Nørgaard and his cast, of how far they are willing to go for a laugh. It's a bumpy ride, but for those with the...
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Klown, a comedy from Denmark about two men on a canoe trip who descend into all sorts of desperate debauchery, demonstrates how the...
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63

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Klown turns out to be one long, brutal life lesson for Hvam's hapless character until it finally crosses the line into just plain creepy at...
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60

Time Out New York

By Joshua Rothkopf
For all its episodic, gleeful inappropriateness, the movie Klown most resembles - not that it tries to or anything - is Alexander Payne's...
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50

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Penis-obsessed, man-child film comedies can crown a new king: the Danish import Klown.
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38

Boston Globe

By Mark Feeney
It can seem sometimes that Hollywood has a monopoly on stupid, obnoxious comedy. Anyone who sees Klown will learn otherwise. Comedy can be...
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38

Slant Magazine

By Bill Weber
An ostensible Danish "Hangover" that more closely resembles "Two and a Half Men" with nudity and unexpurgated dick jokes.
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Hilarious!

By DaveKennedyBoulder
Funniest movie of the year!...

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Rated R | For strong sexual content, graphic nudity, language and some drug use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says not for kids Extremely vulgar, racy, awkward comedy from Denmark.
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
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CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF