Harold and Kumar are trying to find an all-night White Castle after experiencing the sudden yearning that afflicts almost anyone who has had a 'slider' burger. I thought the writing had real wit, not to mention the hidden references and one liners that any film buff will appreciate. Kumar spots Maria at a movie theatre, and decides to get her attention so Harold can talk to her, but Harold panics and crashes the car. Listen, don't go in expecting an academy award winning film, but just go in ready to laugh. The restaurant served 40,000 burgers to patrons, including , and. Meanwhile, Kumar Patel attends a medical school interview, but intentionally botches it to prevent getting accepted. The production design team had to build a White Castle franchise especially for the shoot since Canada does not have White Castle restaurants.
Go see this movie- I really don't think it will disappoint. Harold and Kumar go into a convenience store to get directions and Harris drives away in their car. Kumar realizes he wants to be a doctor, but is afraid of conforming to the stereotype of Indians becoming doctors. Harold and Kumar are propositioned by Freakshow's surprisingly alluring wife, but after Freakshow suggests a , Harold and Kumar flee in disgust. He tells them off and threatens to get them fired and humiliated if it happens again. They also provided free hamburgers to moviegoers attending the film's premiere. Hurwitz got the idea to base the film around White Castle from his own experience craving White Castle burgers when he lived in Pennsylvania for several years.
Director Danny Leiner 'Dude, Where's My Car? Kumar takes Harold to a hospital where Kumar's father and older brother work. After Harold and Kumar flee the pair encounters an escaped. Also it showed the other side to these two minorities which is usually purposely ignored. Harold and Kumar stop and stare, as does a campus police officer chasing them. Take the best comedic part of every movie you have ever seen and just combine them all together to make this one hilarious film. The film was also supposed to feature a hunt for donuts, but the food was changed to hotdogs when Krispy Kreme refused to allow the film to use their name. Harold then notices his co-workers pull up with two women and gets angry at them because they said they had to work with clients but were actually out partying.
The film is set in , but was mainly filmed in , Ontario, Canada. After auditioning seven times, Penn eventually won the part. Cho and Penn were inducted into the company's White Castle Cravers Hall of Fame in 2004. This is a fresh, original, and satisfying comedy, and though it is nothing of a brilliant production or a cinematic masterpiece, there are plenty of the elements here which constitute for a barrel of laughs and a genuinely entertaining experience at the movies. Kumar buys marijuana from one of the students and they are discovered by campus security and forced to flee, losing their marijuana after it falls in the toilet. On their way they will encounter many obstacles including a raccoon, a racist officer, and a horny Neil Patrick Harris. The comic elements are listless: stoner instinct-gone horribly awry, catastrophic error, not-so-pleasant raunchy surprise, near-death escapes in the most unlikeliest of ways, and the eventual finesse of overcoming all obstacles to finally enjoy a binge at a hamburger joint.
The editing ruins a perfectly cast cameo which gets wasted it just ends up making no sense because of obvious excessive cuts. Yet, as these two stoner friends come to realize, even the seemingly simplest of goals in life can be impossible to achieve, due to such disturbances as irony, circumstance, error, and misfortune, as they are all encountered in this journey. Being delivered from the wrath of seriously deformed 'Freak Show' and his siren wife doesn't deter them from considering the affections of the battling babes or idolizing Neil Patrick Harris in a cameo playing himself as a lethal womanizer. At the time, Pennsylvania did not have any White Castle locations and Hurwitz had to have family members bring him frozen White Castle burgers from New Jersey. However, it's no worse in that regard than South Park or other hit movies involving college-age adults a la Animal House.
It does dabble with some stereotypes but the times the stereotpyes are broken especially from Kumar who brings a light fun and jovial spirit to the film and has some of the funniest moments. Harold Lee and Kumar Patel are two stoners who end up getting the munchies. The film also features , , , Dan Bochart, , , , , , , , , , and , who plays a fictionalized version of himself. More serious is the multicultural subtext about stereotyping Asians are nerdy number crunchers and Indians are overachieving medical doctors, for instance overturned by, for instance, morphing a seemingly 'Joy Luck' club gathering into a raunchy party or exposing a gang of mouthy skinheads as 'girliemen. Still funny as hell though even if you miss the hidden almost subliminal message within the film. After smoking marijuana with Kumar, and seeing an advertisement for , the pair decide to get hamburgers to satisfy their hunger.
A place to share content hosted on. The pair place their orders but are disheartened to find they have no money. Like that little square of fat and calories, the pot and girls are just too good not to indulge now and then. Both Hurwitz and Schlossberg announced plans to write a third Harold and Kumar film, with Greg Shapiro returning as producer, and Kal Penn and John Cho returning in their title roles, while Todd Strauss-Schulson directed the film. It is no exaggeration or flattery when I say this movie is the funniest movie I have ever seen. Spotting the White Castle below, Harold and Kumar use a from the truck to reach their destination. Scenes set at were actually filmed at the 's and.
What was great about this movie was that they tackled modern day stereotypes and showed the stupidity in exploiting them. I don't know how many times I have to say it for it to sink it, but one last time, this movie is the funniest movie I have ever seen, it is hilarious! I'm a real cinephile, I see everything and am usually quite picky, but I loved this film!! They are rescued by Freakshow, a tow-truck driver, who takes them to his house to repair their car. No other url shorteners of any kind. After smoking marijuana with it, they decide to ride it to White Castle, but Harold goes unconscious after hitting his head on a branch. I haven't laughed so much at a movie since.
Both guys are at a crossroads, about to make major decisions that will affect the course of their lives. Kumar picks up a hitchhiker, , who is high on. If two chicks sitting in stalls playing 'Battleshits' while the two Indian and Asian 'heroes' hide between them suffering the sounds and smells of scatological low humor sounds funny to you, then you should consider seeing 'Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle. Surprise of surprises, we were glued to our seats and didn't want to leave! Adventure Comedy Sometimes, it takes a strange night to put everything else into focus. Kumar convinces Harold to go with him to Amsterdam to pursue Maria, reminding him that marijuana is legal in the. Yet they arrive at wisdom by accident as they drive around New Jersey in search of fast food.