High-strung father-to-be Peter Highman is forced to hitch a ride with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay on a road trip in order to make it to his child’s birth on time. —IMDb
Todd Phillips (born December 20, 1970) is an American screenwriter and film director. He is best known for directing the comedy films Road Trip, Old School, The Hangover, and Due Date.
His first film was the feature-length documentary Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies, about the life and death of punk rocker GG Allin. Phillips made the film while a junior at NYU and it went on to become one of the biggest grossing student films at the time, even getting a limited theatrical release.Phillips followed up Junkies with Frat House, a documentary about college fraternities that he produced and directed with then-partner, Andrew Gurland. Frat House premiered at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival and would win the Grand Jury Prize for documentary features. It was produced by HBO, but never aired on its channel because many of the film’s participants were paid to re-enact their activities.
Phillips’ documentary film, Bittersweet Motel centered on the jam band Phish. It covered… read more
When the the most funny moment of the movie is Galifianakis masturbating himself in a car you know something is wrong. 2/5 stars.
(Watch out for spoilers[?] near the end.) In my experience, when a mainstream comedy has a reputation of being ”sinister” and ”not funny”, it’s often worth checking out. How would I sum up this one… read review
Todd Phillips est un habitué des road trip. A croire qu’il ne voit que ça comme histoire à raconter. A force, il pourrait lasser, mais ce n’est pas le cas avec Date limite. Alors, évidemment, il surfe… read review