Nov 25, 1998 · "Very Bad Things" is one of the darkest comedies ever. The storyline of a group of friends that accidentally kills a woman is not original and has been used many times (for example, the 1997 low-budget "Stag"). However, "Very Bad Things" by Peter Berg has improved the story and is little gem of black humor. My vote is eight.
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Nov 25, 1998 · Unjustifiably mean spirited and at times headache inducing, Peter Berg's Very Bad Things (1998) is a muddled and ill-conceived attempt at creating a cult black comedy without any funny ideas. We...
Nov 04, 2002 · Christian Slater, Cameron Diaz, Jon Favreau, Jeremy Piven, Daniel Stern and Leland Orser star in the savagely funny, unexpected comedy, Very Bad Things. Kyle Fisher (Favreau) has one last night to celebrate life as a single man before marrying Laura (Diaz), so he sets out to Vegas with four of his best buddies.
Roger Ebert wrote that Very Bad Things is "not a bad movie, just a reprehensible one". Some critics appreciated the cold-blooded approach, however, Maitland McDonagh of TV Guide wrote, "In a world filled with crude movie sitcoms, Berg's bitter, worst-possible-case scenario really does stand alone".
Very Bad Things. (299) IMDb 6.4 1h 41min 1998 R. A Las Vegas bachelor party goes horribly wrong, and five buddies resort to ethically challenging rationales and escalating violence in this dark comedy. With Jon Favreau, Daniel Stern.
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About ten years ago, I saw this movie on Comedy Central, absolutely loved it, then forgot about it until Owen Gleiberman mentioned it in a recent-ish issue of Entertainment Weekly. A lot of people want a feel-good movie when they watch comedies, and Very Bad Things is exactly the opposite.
R • Drama, Comedy • Movie • 1998 Things go from bad to worse for five friends when a wild bachelor party in Vegas spins out of control and a stripper winds up dead. Start watching Very Bad Things Add STARZ® to any Hulu plan for an additional $8.99/month.
Peter Berg's "Very Bad Things" isn't a bad movie, just a reprehensible one. It presents as comedy things that are not amusing. If you think this movie is funny, that tells me things about you I don't want to know.
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A group of friends head to Las Vegas for a bachelor party.. only things go wrong and a woman is killed. Soon, the bodies are piling up and the friends find themselves turning against one another as the coverup builds. A couple of days before his wedding with Laura Garrety, Kyle Fisher travels to Las Vegas for a bachelor party with his friends Charles Moore, Robert Boyd, Michael Berkow and his brother Adam Berkow in his minivan.