Reviews killjoys meet the parents was written by adam barken and directed by jeff renfroe, whose other credits include houdini and doyle , beauty and the beast , and being human interestingly, barken also wrote episode five in the first season. Meet the parents (2000) everything that can possibly go wrong for groom-to-be greg focker (ben stiller) does the problems begin with greg's disastrous first meeting with his girlfriend's family. Meet the parents is the latest offering from director jay roach (the two austin powers features & mystery, alaska), jane rosenthal (the producer of analyze this), and nancy tenenbaum (producer of. Meet the fockers little fockers the views expressed herein do not necessarily reflect those of the board members or advisory panel of the truth about nursing.
Robert de niro, owen wilson, ben stiller and harvey keitel in meet the parents: little fockers photograph: allstar/universal pictures/sportsphoto ltd were not the producers and most of the cast. Meet the parents is not a terrible film - there are enough amusing moments to keep things from becoming tedious - but it lacks a few of the key ingredients (like comic momentum) that would have made it a consistently entertaining endeavor. i recently saw meet the parents and was very pleased with the movie it is a comedy that depicts what happens when a man is introduced to his girlfriend's family for the first time. Critic consensus: despite sometimes sitcom-like execution, meet the parents is a hilarious look at familial relationships that works mostly because the chemistry between its two leads is so effective.
Mike and frankie meet lexie's parents, tammy and bennett brooks, at the local barbecue place, the hungry hog tammy and bennett brag about axl and how helpful he is, and frankie is shocked they make small talk about their jobs and hobbies, and frankie loves them. Parents need to know that meet the parents is a 2000 movie in which robert deniro plays an overprotective and snooping father to a daughter who has brought home a. For more about meet the parents and the meet the parents blu-ray release, see meet the parents blu-ray review published by jeffrey kauffman on november 29, 2010 where this blu-ray release scored 4. Summary: greg focker (stiller) wants to propose to his girlfriend but first he must meet her parents, and survive a weekend with her formidable father (de niro. Watch meet the parents movie trailer and get the latest cast info, photos, movie review and more on tvguidecom.
Meet the parents takes advantage of a common experience shared by its audience members and transforms this recurrent rite of passage into a truly hilarious night of entertainment it is, quite simply, one of the funniest movies ever made. 'meet the parents' is a funny, sometimes uncomfortable comedy that did gangbusters business at the box office i actually don't like it nearly as much as its sequel, but it still has plenty of laughs and great replay value. Meet the parents - trailer 02:16 — male nurse greg focker meets his girlfriend's parents before proposing, but her suspicious father is every date's worst nightmare meet the parents - official. Meet the parents, from 2000, had quite a lot going for it its central theme - the pitfalls of meeting a fiance's dreadful in-laws - was broadly appealing, and this was lifted by some strong. Meet the parents review by mark o'hara it is a very good joke, though, mainly because of the talents of robert deniro in the role of the father-in-law-from-hell.
Mrtardis11 reviews the comedy classic meet the parents directed by jay roach starring ben stiller, robert de niro, teri polo, blythe danner, tom mccarthy and owen wilson. Meet the parents type movie current status in season mpaa pg-13 runtime 107 minutes wide release date 10/06/00 performer robert de niro, ben stiller, jon abrahams, blythe danner, nicole dehuff. Rating-7/10 meet the parents is a comedy and almost kind of romance movie that boats a stellar cast and some funny lines the humour here is spread out well and the laughs don't just all come in one scene or the other, it makes you laugh at the end and the beginning too. Welcome to the tragic world of greg glienna, whose wonderfully twisted black comedy meet the parents turns a visit with the in-laws into a living nightmare.
On the verge of proposing to his lovely girlfriend pam, greg focker is faced with one final hurdle: meeting her parents and when it transpires that daddy, jack byrnes, is a retired cia spycatcher. Meet the parents — 108 min - comedy , romance - 6 october 2000 greg focker is ready to marry his girlfriend, pam, but before he pops the question, he must win over her formidable father, humorless former cia agent jack byrnes, at the wedding of pam's sister. Meet the parents may not demand repeat viewings—a number of the jokes are based in shock humor, therefore don't last beyond their first exposure—but that first time, it's an incredibly funny studio comedy. Universal studios home entertainment will release on blu-ray meet the parents: the whole focker collection the three-disc set will be available for purchase on may 19 meet the parents: the whole.
Meet the parents i went to this restaurant to meet my in-laws and it was a pleasant surprise my boyfriend booked the best place in mondorf and i was deliciously delighted to go into mondorf casino 2000. This excellent comedy features outstanding performances plus a well-constructed and hilarious script meet the parents is also the directorial proving ground of jay roach, who finally earns his stripes beyond the realm of movie vehicles for his pal, comic actor mike myers. Meet the fockers picks up where meet the parents left off, with greg deciding it's time for his parents to meet his future in laws this sequel is funnier than the original, but it still contains much crude humor and a pagan, permissive worldview. Mercilessly embarrassing, heartlessly exploitative and painfully, painfully funny, meet the parents draws a squiggly line under the physically gross comedies of the last few years forget semen.