Film Review: ‘Night School’ Can’t Get to a Passing Grade

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CHICAGO – “Night School” is the latest undistinguished product to come off the Kevin Hart assembly line. If you’re a fan of Hart’s motormouthed and hyperactive small time schtick, you’ll find that this will just barely passed the test. But if you’re not, this movie won’t change anyone’s mind.

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Rating: 2.0/5.0

Hart stars as a high school dropout named Teddy whose dreams of operating his own his own BBQ grill store literally goes up in flames. He’s also living paycheck to paycheck while attempting to act like a baller and trying to hold on to his fiancé Lisa (Megalyn Echikunwoke), who is clearly out of his league. So this leads him back to his old high school to take night school classes, to get his GED through an overworked teacher named Carrie (Tiffany Haddish).

“Night School” opens everywhere in on September 28th. Featuring Kevin Hart, Tiffany Haddish, Taran Killiam, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Rob Riggle, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Anne Winters, Romany Malco, Jacob Batalon and Al Madrigal. Written by Kevin Hart, Harry Ratchford, Joey Wells, Matthew Kellard, Nicholas Stoller and John Hamburg. Directed by Malcolm D. Lee. Rated “R”

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Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish in ‘Night School’
Photo credit: Universal Pictures

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