Wet Hot American Summer Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 7520

Average Rating: 2.5/4

# of Ratings: 42

Theatrical Release Date: 07/27/2001

Language: English

Genre: Comedy

MPAA Rating: R

Director: David Wain

Actors: Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Michael Showalter, Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Marguerite Moreau

Plot: Takes place over the last day at a Jewish summer camp. there are hookups, break ups, gay marriages, and an asteroid hurling towards the earth. plus, a summer camp production of Godspell.

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Rating of
3/4

Chris Kavan - wrote on 01/25/2012

The comedy is only kind of so-so, but what's really great about this film is seeing early debuts by the likes of Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks and Amy Poehler. Love the random making out, the hour in town, the baseball team just giving up, the waterfall rescue that's never shown and the Vietnam vet training montage.

Rating of
2/4

mitchellyoung - wrote on 11/05/2011

While it's kind of fun, for about five minutes, to see big stars like Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, and Paul Rudd pop up in supporting roles in one of their first films, the movie is hit and miss at best. Some of the weird humor works well because it is so insanely odd, but a lot of the scenes felt like they would have worked better in a sketch comedy than an actual film. I don't really get the film's cult appeal, as it's really a disjointed mess that only works, occasionally, because of its cast's inherent comic skill.

Rating of
3/4

dukeakasmudge - wrote on 09/29/2011

Great comedy.Im glad I watched it

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