'Millers' stars Jason Sudeikis as the head of a group who need to pretend to be a family in order to smuggle drugs across the Mexican border.
By Peter Rainer Film critic / August 7 2013
We re the Millers tries to be a more dirty minded version of those old National Lampoon family road trip movies. Jason Sudeikis plays a small time dope dealer Jennifer Aniston is his stripper neighbor Will Poulter is a virginal teen living in his apartment building and Emma Roberts plays a homeless punkette. In order to smuggle 1 500 kilos of marijuana across the Mexican border Sudeikis s character rents an RV and bribes this warring trio into pretending to be one big peachy keen family.Skip to next paragraph The 25 best movie comedies of all time Culture Cafe Mumford Sons bring in comedic star power for new video ( video) Culture Cafe Amy Poehler SNL The former cast member returns for a 'Really ' segment with Seth Meyers '2 Guns' has a none too original premise 'The Spectacular Now' is often better than the average teen coming of age drama 'The Artist and the Model' weds lushness innocence 'The Act of Killing' has a repellant film conceit 'Blue Jasmine ' Woody Allen's sister saga sends up the 1 percenters ' else if (google_ads.length 1) ad_unit '' document.getElementById( ad_unit ).innerHTML ad_unit google_adnum google_ads.length return var google_adnum 0 google_ad_client pub 6743622525202572 google_ad_output 'js' google_max_num_ads '1' google_feedback on google_ad_type text // google_adtest on google_image_size '230x105' google_skip '0' //
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Sudeikis reportedly did a lot of joke enhancement on the script (credited to multiple writers) but not nearly enough. Even tastelessness needs to have some taste. The blue humor in We re the Millers is just bland. And yes Aniston performs a (modified) striptease. That s pretty bland too. Grade C (Rated R for crude sexual content pervasive language drug material and brief graphic nudity.)
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