Van Wilder (2002)

R   |    |  Comedy, Romance

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The most popular kid on campus meets a beautiful journalist who makes him realize that maybe he's afraid to graduate.




  • Director Walt Becker
  • Ryan Reynolds at an event for Van Wilder (2002)
  • Aaron Paul and Samaire Armstrong at an event for Van Wilder (2002)
  • Ryan Reynolds and Kal Penn in Van Wilder (2002)
  • Curtis Armstrong in Van Wilder (2002)
  • Tim Matheson in Van Wilder (2002)

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24 August 2002 | silentbobus
| Don't believe the critics (this is a great movie)
This is a great movie, don't believe the critics on this one. If you get this on DVD you can safely fast-forward through the two over-the-top gross out scenes that virtually assured this movie would get terrible reviews. The rest is pure comic genius in the often amusing, but rarely outstanding, field of teen/college comedy. This is my new favorite movie!

ps. The best jokes in this movie rely on sex or sexual inuendo. If you don't like either you can safely count this movie out, but then again, you probably knew that already.

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Release Date:

5 April 2002



Country of Origin

Germany, USA

Filming Locations

Los Angeles, California, USA

Box Office


$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,302,913 7 April 2002

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:


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