|Other cast:||Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis, Justin Bartha, Heather Graham, Mike Tyson & Ken Jeong|
|Directed by:||Todd Phillips|
|Written by:||Jon Lucas, Scott Moore|
|Produced by:||Chris Bender, Scott Budnick, William Fay, Daniel Goldberg, Jon Jashni, Todd Phillips, David Siegel, J.C. Spink, Thomas Tull & Jeffrey Wetzel|
|Box office:||The movie opened #1 in the U.S. with $44,979,319 The total domestic gross was $277,322,503 and the foreign $190,161,409|
|Release:||June 5, 2009 (U.S.) | June 12, 2009 (U.K.)|
|Runetime:||100 min | 108 min (unrated)|
|Rated:||Rated R for pervasive language, sexual content including nudity, and some drug material.|
Phil: [his answering machine message] Hey, this is Phil. Leave me a message, or don’t, but do me a favor: don’t text me, it’s gay.
Phil: I should have been a fucking cop.
Doug: Tracy did mention we shouldn’t let him gamble. Or drink too much.
Phil: Jesus, he’s like a gremlin. Comes with instructions and shit.
Phil: Fuck, I keep forgetting about the goddamn tiger!
“You might be embarrassed by laughing at some of the silliness, but don’t be: Everyone else will be cracking up, too.”
–Sara Vilkomerson, Observer
“But a strong cast, a quirky script with some unexpected twists and a steady hand from the director’s chair make this a desert ride on the wild side a worthy road trip.”
–Bruce Demara , The Star
“Superbly cast, well-written and so silly it makes your teeth ache, “The Hangover” is a blast of insolent crass comedy that arrives just as America is bloated with big-budget blockbusters.”
–Tom Long, Detroit News
• This is Bradley and Justin Bartha’s third film together, after Failure to Launch and New York, I Love You.
• This is the first part of a trilogy. The cast signed on for a sequel before the first part was released.
Awards & Nominations
|Won||Golden Globe 2010 Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical|
|Nominated||MTV Movie Awards 2010 Best Comedic Performance (Bradley Cooper)|
|Nominated||Satellite Awards 2009 Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical (Bradley Cooper)|
|Nominated||Teen Choice Awards 2009 Choice Movie Rockstar Moment (Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis)|
|Nominated||Teen Choice Awards 2009 Choice Summer Movie Star: Male (Bradley Cooper)|