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Horrible Bosses [DVD] [2011]

Jason Bateman , Charlie Day    Suitable for 15 years and over   DVD
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (169 customer reviews)
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  • Actors: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell
  • Format: PAL, Subtitled
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English, Dutch, French, Italian
  • Dubbed: French, Italian
  • Subtitles For The Hearing Impaired: English, Italian
  • Audio Description: English
  • Region: Region 2 (This DVD may not be viewable outside Europe. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9 - 2.40:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Classification: 15
  • Studio: Warner Home Video
  • DVD Release Date: 21 Nov 2011
  • Run Time: 93 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (169 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B0050IEX1O
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 877 in DVD & Blu-ray (See Top 100 in DVD & Blu-ray)

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For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a hustling ex-con, the three friends devise a convoluted and seemingly foolproof plan to rid themselves of their respective employers...permanently.

There's only one problem: even the best laid plans are only as foolproof as the brains behind them.

Jason Bateman (Couples Retreat), Charlie Day (Going the Distance) and Jason Sudeikis (Hall Pass) star as the three hapless workers, with Jennifer Aniston (He's Just Not That Into You), Colin Farrell (Crazy Heart) and two-time Oscar® winner Kevin Spacey (American Beauty, The Usual Suspects), as their unbearable bosses. Oscar® winner Jamie Foxx (Ray) stars as the plotters' unlikely mentor, whose street cred is priced on a sliding scale. The main cast also includes veteran actor Donald Sutherland and Julie Bowen (TV's Modern Family).

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Horrible Bosses [DVD] [DVD] (2011) Jason Bateman; Charlie Day; Jason Sudeikis

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Great Chemistry, Horrible Script 3 Sep 2012
Format:Blu-ray
The modern gross out comedy has lost its identity. It appears that hiring Jason Bateman alone is enough for you to get the green light. This must have been the case with `Horrible Bosses', as it wasn't the script. Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis play three friends all being harassed by their bosses. They plot in a half-hearted way to kill each other's bosses `Strangers on a Train' style. This is the basic outline of the plot and it does not deviate much.

`Horrible Bosses' is less a film about narrative and more about comedic performances. Out of the 6 lead parts only Bateman is a straight man, the rest of the cast get something a little barmy to do. Day and Sudeikis have great chemistry together, as `Going the Distance' already showed, add in Bateman and you have a trio of comedians who can patter all day. These three are the backbone of the movie, but it is Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston and Colin Farrell who steal the limelight with their turns as horrible bosses. As much as I enjoyed their evil side, it is only Farrell who actually shows a side of his acting not seen before.

The issues with `Horrible Bosses' are not down to the casting, but the paper thin plotting. None of the characters are really developed enough to you to sympathise with their plans to murder. When they do go about their nasty deeds the film seems to lose direction and flies off at random. The close knit comedic trio are split and the highlight of the film dissipates. `Horrible Bosses' is by no means the worst adult comedy of recent years, but it is far from being the best (see something like '21 Jump Street' for a better example). It all feels like a bunch of comedic performers, directors and writers getting a pay cheque.
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8 of 9 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Strange film 2 Feb 2013
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
One of those films you watch uncomfortably for most of the time.
Has some funny moments, but not a laugh out loud film.
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9 of 11 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Missed The Spot 22 Nov 2011
Format:Blu-ray
The premise of this movie was quite good, as most of us have had days at work when we have been taken to the "attitude clinic" or a run in with the manager and feel like murdering them! The movie had the potential to be a much darker version of "Office Space" but unfortunately failed to deliver.

Part of the problem is the characterisation. Of the bosses, only Kevin Spacey's "bullyboy" manager really hit true. Jennifer Aniston's cougar act as a female dentist preying on male staff and customers alike was just too OTT, as was Colin Farrell's Les Grossman alike. The most irritating part was however Charlie Day's hyper and chatty dental assistant, he just ruined the film for me. It became apparent fairly early on that the bulk of the movie was going to be all talk, with very little action or progression towards actually bumping off the antagonists.

As other reviewers have mentioned, the movie is quite crude in places. I'm no prude but it seemed to me whenever the plot was sagging a bit, they gave Jennifer Anniston a few dirty lines or F-bombs to titillate male viewers used to seeing her in more demure roles.

On reflection it was probably worth a rental but not a permanent place in the collection.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Terrible 1 April 2014
By Pukcode
Format:Amazon Instant Video
This film was so boring that after 40 minutes we all lost the will to see any more of this pants movie and put American Dad on instead.
Honestly if you enjoy a good film, with a good plot and some new funny ideas, then this is not the film for you.
I gave it an extra star as Jennifer Aniston does wear some very nice outfits!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars disappointing 12 Jun 2013
By amanda
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
not as funny as i was lead to believe. Some good moments but not a film i could watch again and again
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Didn't like it at all 23 Aug 2014
By Jeanie
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
I played about 10 minutes of this d.v.d. Didn't like it at all. I should have read up on it before I ordered it. Not my cup of tea! Thats not saying it could be someone elses. Sexual references, language. Just not me.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars My eyes rolled far back into my head. 9 Aug 2014
By Raleke
Format:Amazon Instant Video
Great story line. There was potential for more than just a stream of cliche...which was what this movie did from beginning to end. I couldn't stop rolling my eyes.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Could've been much better 5 Mar 2014
Format:Amazon Instant Video
A fun idea, great comedy actors but that's where it stops, a good concept and at the end of all not refined and crafted in terms of story and dialogue.
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1.0 out of 5 stars Horrible film
Horrible Bosses - horrible film, really stupid lame comedy/thriller/action/family (whatever category it's supposed to be), got bored with the silliness early on, and found it... Read more
Published 3 days ago by Seta
4.0 out of 5 stars Cheered Us Up.
We enjoyed this film, found it very amusing, far from irritating, and not too gross.
Do not expect to use any grey matter watching this, it is as shallow and obvious as the... Read more
Published 5 days ago by iggi_1
5.0 out of 5 stars Funny! Funny! Funny!
Extremely funny! Laugh out loud stuff!
Published 7 days ago by Mrs. Fiona Hunter
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Fantastic...Jennifer Aniston as a nympho.....
Published 7 days ago by Karl Jones
2.0 out of 5 stars really lame. I tried to laugh and I gave one ...
Just was really, really lame. I tried to laugh and I gave one star because I remember laughing at least once. I stopped this movie before it got to the end. Read more
Published 17 days ago by Mr. Ou Chinyere-ezeh
1.0 out of 5 stars Survivors of sexual abuse might wish to avoid.
After the third "joke" about rape I turned off this woefully unfunny tripe.
Published 19 days ago by Grace McCann
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Great Laughs
Published 1 month ago by Mrs A Mapes
4.0 out of 5 stars funny and makes you wish you had a Boss like ...
Worth a watch, funny and makes you wish you had a Boss like Jennifer Anniston
Published 1 month ago by R. Gould
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
Great comedy. Very funny and entertaining. 8/10.
Published 1 month ago by Jack Wilson
1.0 out of 5 stars Don't waste 2 hours of your life watching this garbage
Watched this with my husband - I sniggered a couple of times hence 1 star but he said the worst fm he had ever seen. Really not good at all
Published 1 month ago by SEF
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