If you can’t beat the house, be... The House.
Will Ferrell, Jeremy Renner, Nick Kroll, Allison Tolman, Amy Poehler, Andrea Savage, Jason Mantzoukas, Ryan Simpkins
Andrew Jay Cohen
|Screenplay||Andrew Jay Cohen, Brendan O'Brien|
|Music||Andrew Feltenstein, John Nau|
|Editing||Evan Henke, Michael L. Sale|
|SA distributor||Times Media Films|
|Produced by||Gary Sanchez Productions, Good Universe, New Line Cinema, Village Roadshow Pictures|
|Language||Frequent, strong impact|
|Nudity||Brief, infrequent, low to mild impact|
|Violence||Frequent, strong impact with blood letting and realistic gruesome body harm (injury).|
|Drug abuse||None (sic)|
|These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.|
|R: Restricted||Rated R for language throughout, sexual references, drug use, some violence and brief nudity.|
|USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.|
|Suggested age limit
||Positive role models
||Drinking, drugs, smoking
What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
John DeFore There's no fun business in this house.
Tomatometer The House squanders a decent premise and a talented cast on thin characterizations and a shortage of comic momentum.
|Movie Review Query Engine|
Staff evaluation Great cast wasted in tepid, weirdly violent comedy.
What the People say
1618 Netizens Awful........... Just AWFUL!
Average .. 38%