Old School Synopsis
Three friends (Luke Wilson, Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn) try to relive their college years.
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Baltimore Sun

The whole plot is a shambles. And yet none of this matters much when you're laughing as hard as this film makes you laugh.
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75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
It's also a message movie, about as weighty as Lara Flynn Boyle and twice as absurd. But I'd like to report that I had an excellent time.
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63

New York Post

Ultimately, the immensely personable and talented lead actors manage to push aside the disquieting notion that this group of men are so...
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Old School is exactly what director Todd Phillips intends for it to be: low-brow, moronic to a fault, and occasionally side-splittingly...
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63

USA Today

By Mike Clark
In lieu of a toga party, one scene treats us to an octogenarian fraternity member wrestling two topless townie lookers slathered in KY Gel....
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Under Reitman's deanship, Ferrell lets his freak flag fly and Vaughn unlooses a notably funny, light-on-his-feet lunkheadedness.
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50

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
A deliberately stupid movie whose crazy charm wins you over in the end.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The saving grace of Old School is that it has about a dozen funny moments. These moments aren't mildly funny or chuckle funny but really...
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Only fitfully funny, except when Ferrell is onscreen -- then you won't stop laughing.
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38

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Old School has all the ingredients of an uproarious campus comedy, but it lacks a boisterous short-order cook who could whip up a food...
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Classic

By 619boy531
This is another funny a$$ movie from Will Ferrell. The other actors were also hilarious....

Si Senor

By MongrolMan
This is hilarious and it's a must see when I'm bored and it's on tv. I loved it!...

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By venky 112 rocks
bad and ugly fits well...

More Info

Rated R | For language, some strong sexual content and nudity
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Very politically incorrect; funny for many adults.
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