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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Mark Wahlberg
James Franco
Steve Carell
Tina Fey
Kristen Wiig
Taraji P Henson
Ray Liotta
Mila Kunis
Directors
Shawn Levy
Screenwriters
Josh Klausner
Running Time
88 minutes

Date Night
Unfortunately, it’s not Take Me Out: The Movie


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Date Night

Plot
An overworked husband and wife (Carell and Fey) decide to go out on the town to reinvigorate their relationship. One mishap involving a restaurant table, however, and they soon find themselves on the run from a New York crime boss...


Verdict
Carell and Fey are good company and work hard, but this is still a formulaic tale that will look most at home on the back of an airplane seat. In other words, A Shawn Levy Film.


Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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