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THE HANGOVER PART III (Film Review)

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THE HANGOVER PART III in theaters now!

I’m going to throw this out there right now: I hated “The Hangover Part II”.  HATED it.  I thought it was incredibly lazy filmmaking: just set the first film in Bangkok because that’s a crazier setting than Vegas, then do everything over nearly beat for beat.  It was also too self-aware, as sequels can be.  You know the characters, so there’s less reliance on the quality of a joke.  For example, Alan can eat a piece of poop and we would laugh because it’s Alan… not because it’s funny. Well, I’m probably alone in my feelings for that film because it did extremely well. People wanted more of the same from the Wolfpack.  Well, this Memorial Day weekend, those people will be thrown for a loop as Warner Bros. releases “The Hangover Part III” – a much darker installment than anybody could’ve seen coming. Read more