Films: Adam DeVine

Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates

  • 3 stars
  • 2016
  • US
  • 1h 38min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Jake Szymanski
  • Written by: Andrew J. Cohen, Brendan O'Brien
  • Cast: Zac Efron, Adam DeVine, Anna Kendrick, Aubrey Plaza
  • UK release: 10 August 2016

Mike (deVine) and Dave (Efron) need to bring dates to sister Jeanie (Beard)'s wedding. They find Tatiana (Plaza) and Alice (Kendrick); the gag is that Mike and Dave are drunken idiots who always go too far, but so are Tatiana and Alice. Bawdy bro-comedy with some outrageously funny (and surprisingly sweet) moments.

Pitch Perfect 2

  • 2 stars
  • 2015
  • US
  • 1h 54min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Elizabeth Banks
  • Cast: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, Hailee Steinfeld, Skylar Astin, Ben Platt, Adam DeVine, Katey Sagal, Anna Camp, Alexis Knapp, Hana Mae Lee, Ester Dean, Chrissie Fit, Kelley Jakle, Shelley Regner, John Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Banks
  • UK release: 15 May 2015

After a catastrophic wardrobe malfunction at the White House, the Barden Bellas attempt to get their groove back in a Eurovision-like song contest. Despite highlights such as Lee's brilliantly weird performance as Lilly, the knowing charm of the original is diluted and Wilson's schtick, in particular, is starting to grate.

The Final Girls

  • 2015
  • US
  • 1h 28min
  • Directed by: Todd Strauss-Schulson
  • Cast: Taissa Farmiga, Malin Akerman, Adam DeVine

A group of teenagers are pulled into a cult classic slasher film where they must use their horror movie knowledge to help them survive.

Pitch Perfect

  • 3 stars
  • 2012
  • US
  • 1h 52min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Jason Moore
  • Cast: Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp, Skylar Astin, Rebel Wilson, Adam DeVine, Alexis Knapp, Ester Dean, Hana Mae Lee, Ben Platt, John Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Banks
  • UK release: 21 December 2012

A student is cajoled into joining her university's all-girl singing group who then take on the boys in a campus competition.