By Leo Quinones, The Film Freak
“Project X” celebrates the lost art of the house party. Producer Todd Phillips never holds back. That’s why he connects with his movies like “The Hangover” or “Old School.” This time, you’ve got three high school num-nuts who throw “the game changer.”
Thanks to texting, Craigslist and mass emails, people catch word of the party on Dickens Street in a nanosecond. Along for the ride are two pretty funny security guards and a handful of angry neighbors. The movie builds towards a “no way, this is crazy” kind of reality. While a party of this epic scale elevates a kid’s stature in school, you know he’s going to have to pay a price.
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