• Released
  • June 12, 2013
  • R , 1 hr 47 min
  • Comedy
    Sci-Fi/Fantasy
  • 9,376 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Six friends become trapped in a house after a series of apocalyptic events in Los Angeles.

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Critic Ratings

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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
It's the wildest screen comedy in a long time, and also the smartest, the most fearlessly inspired, and the snort-out-loud funniest.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
In its own sloppy, raunchy, sophomoric, occasionally self-pleased and consistently energetic way, This Is the End is just about perfect at...
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88

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
A one-joke movie, but it’s a joke whose recurring rimshots grow as loud as our laughter.
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88

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
There's no way you won't have a blast. In their directing debuts, Rogen and Goldberg come up aces, mixing hilarity and horror like pros and...
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88

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Outrageous-plus, but often hilarious.
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80

NPR

By Bob Mondello
That film is far more interesting in concept, and infinitely more elegant in execution, than what Rogen and his buddies have cooked up in...
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79

Film.com

By William Goss
Occupies an odd middle ground between their Apatow-produced bromances, the giddy gruesomeness of the recent “Aftershock” and the confined...
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75

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
By the time September arrives, This is the End will probably be in the running for "funniest comedy of the 2013 summer."
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The film is uneven and about 15 minutes too long. But when it's funny, it's hilarious.
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70

Variety

By Justin Chang
This directing debut for co-writers Rogen and Evan Goldberg offsets its slightly smug premise with a clever sense of self-parody and...
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An all star cast facing the end of the world.

By quezoman
Going into the film I had no idea what to expect. Coming out of the film I didn't know how I felt about it, but I know my stomach was hurting because I wa laughing so much. There are a ton of other...

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Rated R | For Crude and Sexual Content, Brief Graphic Nudity, Drug Use, Pervasive Language and Some Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says not for kids Language, drugs, death in very funny doomsday movie.
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