Porky's Synopsis
Teen (Dan Monahan) and buddies get even with bar owner (Chuck Mitchell) in '50s Florida.
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75

TV Guide

It's lewd, it's crude and it's funny - don't try to say you didn't laugh.
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70

The New York Times

By Janet Maslin
A portion of the audience will be strongly offended by Porky's, just as another portion will find it filthy but fun. However, there is no...
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50

Variety

If, by chance, Porky's should prove to be Melvin Simon's swan song in the film industry, it will either be perceived as a thunderously rude...
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

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Porky's is crafty, offensive retro-fantasy for one gender. [20 Mar 1982]
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50

Time

It has some of ["American] Graffiti's" sweetness of spirit, but none of its style or depth of feeling; it has some of "Animal [House"]'s...
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38

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Porky's is another raunchy teenage sex-and-food-fight movie.
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20

Chicago Reader

By Dave Kehr
It's as if Russ Meyer had made "Death Wish III" with an adenoidal cast, though it isn't that good.
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0

Boston Globe

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Unfortunately, except for one raucous routine, this "Animal House" clone is an overblown, over-publicized, overwrought exploitation flick...
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very funny movie

By Bandit5160
This coming of age nostalgic comedy is delightful for adults (not kids). The shower scene and the principal's office scene that follows are especially funny!...

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Rated R
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Not for kids Boobs-'n'-booze comedy is a hard "R" for a reason.
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
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DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF