Pineapple Express Synopsis
A stoner (Seth Rogen) is the only witness to a murder committed by a drug lord and crooked cop.
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88

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
You'll go limp from laughing.
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It's a quality movie even if the material is unworthy of the treatment. As a result, yes, it's a druggie comedy that made me laugh.
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The laughs -- mostly crude, profane and drug-addled -- are almost non-stop.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
It's a funny, mostly harmless and entertaining film with a bad case of dry mouth.
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75

NPR

By Bob Mondello
Probably the most artful of the Apatow Factory comedies so far, but that's not to suggest it doesn't take being sweetly dumb just as...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
It ends up subverting its own subversion, arriving at a place that can only be called conventional.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
It's with that action aspect that Pineapple Express differs from Apatow's previous production output, and though, the words "taut" and...
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
The movie's too long - and the violence and mayhem are unexpectedly harsh and heavy - but Franco's inspired, looped performance is right up...
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Disappointingly, Pineapple Express is less than the sum of its ingredients, even if it's still a good stupid time at the movies.
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40

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
When "Pineapple" goes from ganja to genre, it sours.
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By kylauren
I thought it was freaking hilarious. The first half was way funnier and faster-paced than the second half, but the second half was by no means a letdown. There were some parts that made me laugh...

A smart and funny joint!

By saintandrew
Pineapple Express starts out with a hilarious Refer Madness-like clip, featuring SNL's Bill Hader, of the government's tests on marijuana back in the forties. The scene establishes the entire mindset...

READ THIS BEFORE GOING........AND DON'T GO!!!!!!!!!!!!!

By R.Thomas
One week ago I managed to land myself a pair of tickets for an advanced screening of Pineapple Express, and let me just say that I was VERY disappointed by the latest Apatow/Rogen/Franco movie. I have...

If you liked " knocked up, superbad, grandma's boy, and the 40 year old virgin" your gonna love this!

By Profound
Although ive only seen about 1/4 of the the movie every sceen is a laugh its not for people who are not into pot humar or kids for that matter but it is something that will make you laugh till you...

A MUST SEE FOR ALL STONERS

By wesley pipes
If you dont toke up , this is not the movie for you. You need to be a pothead to enjoy this movie...

Loved it.

By evilguy59
I saw the Pineapple Express at an advanced screening filmed for the MTV Movie Awards and it was great. Simply put. Every review I read so far was thinking too hard...the movie is FUNNY...that's...

If you want to laugh your a** off...

By daisies4no1
you have to go see Pineapple Express! This movie is freaking halarious, not to mention comically random. You don't have to be an avid weed smoker to enjoy this movie, they made it funny for everyone....

Wow Gary 420 strikes again!

By WindupSquirrel
Who knew Gary 420 smoked the Pineapple Hash! You go!...

Seth Rogens the man

By McLovin55
saw the preview on the superbad dvd, looks halarious...

HILARIOUS!!!

By blackandteal
I'm not generally a Seth Rogen fan, but I received advance screening tix so I went. Seth Rogen and James Franco were perfect for the roles! Everything said and done was so typical of stoners. I loved...

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Rated R | For pervasive language, drug use, sexual references and violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says not for kids Violent stoner comedy is funny, but NOT for kids.
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