Hit & Run
Hit & Run (2012)

Hit and Run is a comedy about a young couple (Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard) that risks it all when they leave their small town life and embark on a road trip that may lead them towards the opportunity of a lifetime. Their fast-paced road… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: August 22, 2012
DVD Release Date: January 8, 2013
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Critic Score: 49% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Though Hit & Run has some surprisingly oft-kilter filmmaking, the action doesn't add to much and the writing's a bit smug.

Serena Donadoni

Shepard wrote the script and co-directed with David Palmer (Brother's Justice), constructing an ideal vehicle for the real-life couple's spirited banter.

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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Hit & Run is awfully hit & miss.

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Francesca Rudkin
New Zealand Herald

Those with a passion for cars - in particular anyone fond of American classics - will enjoy this endless car chase, but the rest of us will wonder where the witty romance went.

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Richard Roeper
Richard Roeper.com

The worst.

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Shepard and Palmer just don't do anything terribly exciting with the film's vehicles, drawn mostly from Shepard's personal collection.

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J. Olson

It's a B movie with B movie stars and aspirations that never rise beyond "Let's have fun on camera and hope it translates onscreen." More often than you'd expect, it does.

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Glenn Kenny
MSN Movies

Hit & Run as a whole is one of the summer's most enjoyable surprises, a consistently disarming romantic comedy...

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Stephanie Merry
Washington Post

It feels like writer, co-director and star Dax Shepard has unleashed some kind of freakish Franken-film on movie-goers.

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Mark Pfeiffer
Reel Times: Reflections on Cinema

Hit & Run isn't always a smooth ride, but the quirks and misfires make it as distinctive as the actor behind many of the film's creative choices.

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Bathsheba Monk
Well, once again I'm on the wrong side of this one, but I LOVED it. Saw it on a DVD from Redbox...really scraping for something to watch and I was… More
Michael S
"Hit and Run" has cult item written all over it. I can see many a viewer appreciating it's brand of humor and 70s B-movie styling... but I… More
Melvin White
Alex Dimitri: Hey, hey, Clint? Why don't you think of this gun as a microphone? When it's not in your hand, you shut the fuck up. Okay? "A… More
"I think Dax and Bell are really cute together and they are great together on screen as well. I enjoyed the movie. It's a lot of fun. The cast is good… More
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three stars
Manu Gino
A comedy that never takes its foot off the gas. Good Movie! "Hit and Run" serves predominantly as a showcase for the comedic style of its creator,… More