The first one was surprising: madcap situations, wacky characters and outrageous humor. The sequel is more of the same…just not as funny. Three male members of a wedding party have a lost night in Bangkok and spend most of the movie trying to figure what the hell happened. Director/co-writer Todd Phillips tried to one-up himself, but didn’t take it to the next level. Ed Helms and Ken Jeong both provoke laughs, but the comic spotlight is on Zach Galifianakis and his non-stop comments. This movie isn’t without humor, it’s has sequelitis.
GAY ANGLE: Bradley Cooper flashes some skin, but it’s not his best buffed body. Then, there’s the sequence with the Thai lady-boys flashing their genitals.
Photo credit 2011 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and Legendary Pictures
Jerry Williams reviewed movies for WTVR-TV for 14 years and for Style Weekly for 10 years. When he launched his own website in 1998 at TVJerry.com, he took his reviews to the Internet. Through those hundreds of reviews, Jerry kept his sexual orientation muted. So, he's excited to be adding "gay angles" to his postings for GayRVA.com.
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