Role Models (2008) – Movie Review



This movie is all about two irresponsible salesmen from Los Angeles who have been doing an infomercial advertisement about the energy drink called Minotaur. They tour all schools in the Los Angeles town promoting their product and advocating anti-drug campaign and make some infomercials in every school they get into. But Danny Donahue (Paul Rudd) doesn’t love his job, always look at the negative perspective of life while his friend Wheeler (Sean William Scott) really loves his job and having fun taking his Minotaur costume.

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Because of the negative thoughts of Danny as he experiences life as a failure-- when he proposes to her girlfriend for a wedding but in a quick effortless indecent manner her girlfriend attorney Beth did not accept his proposal that made their relationship collapse and become smashed. Because of the breakup, Danny hated life more. 

One day while on the infomercial session, Danny gets drunk and had spoken several indecent words in front of students and they also park their car in the wrong parking area that’s why the cops towed away their truck but they insist and protest and drive it away and ends up crashing into a school statue. 



 Role Model 2008 Trailer 

They were arrested and incarcerated for 30 days in jail but they made an agreement with the judge and choose to have 150 hours of community service over the next thirty days in the sturdy wings. 

They meet this two weird, stubborn kids that they need to understand and change for better in order for them not to be penalized any more, Danny help Augie (Christopher Mintz-Plasse) to be a real man and give up his childish attitude and Wheeler help Ronnie (Bobb'e J. Thompson) to be more respectful to elders. They become best buddies at the end of the movie and they help the two kids to be better.