Porky's (1982)

Love it or loathe it (and there are a goodly number of people on either side), Porky's was one of the most successful comedies of its day, spawning two direct sequels and inspiring an incalculable number of lowbrow teen comedies, most… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 19, 1982
DVD Release Date: September 5, 2000
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Critic Score: 30% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Orndorf

Isn't a very accomplished storytelling effort, wandering blindly around pranks and melodrama as it fights to find a higher purpose beyond being just another horndog teen feature.

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Christopher Null

a low-budget celebration of filth

Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

Not often you get a "Racism is bad!" message inside a "Misogyny is good!" film.

Cole Smithey

Bob Clark's teen sex comedy carries a stamp of social satrie that is timeless.

Scott Weinberg

Still, the shower scene is pretty damn funny.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Juvenile and trashy. Not in a good way.

Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

helped solidify the teen sex comedy and spawned dozens of imitations

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Chuck O'Leary

Porky's sure ain't high art, but if accepted at the level of lightweight locker-room humor, it's fun.

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Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views

While Porky's may have spawned hundreds, if not thousands, of imitators, it's having trouble keeping up with the barriers it broke more than two decades ago.

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Flixster Audience Score: 57% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Porky's is one of those 80's teen comedies that received so much negative press upon initial release. Although far from perfect, there is a certain… More
Tony Gandía
Take a teenage boy's obsession with sex and create a movie around it - this is your result. The Porky's storyline is just mere filler around the… More
Aj V
A fun 80s sex comedy mixed with a fifties teen movie. It's interesting, mostly funny, and entertaining. But on the other hand there are a bunch of stupid… More
Conner Rainwater
Much like Christmas Story, this is just incredibly corny and very much the American Pie of its time. The story seemed to be set around perverted scenarios… More
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
<i>"I've never seen such wool, you could knit a sweater."</i> Set in 1954, a group of Florida high schoolers seek out to lose their… More
Tim Salmons
The all time king of teen sex comedies. It's a raunchy version of American Graffiti.

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