Very Bad Things

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"They've been bad. Very bad."
  • R
  • 1998
  • 1 hr 40 min
  • 6.4  (45,194)
  • 31

Very Bad Things is a dark comedy directed by Peter Berg and stars Jon Favreau, Christian Slater, Daniel Stern and many others. Its tale revolves around a groom at his wedding and his best man recalling past events that had led up to that day. The circumstances they muse over include murder and friends of each other. The husband-to-be Fisher puts together a bachelor party in order to temporarily relieve himself of his fiancee. The woman he is about to marry is uptight and scrutinizing which results in Fisher's pent up aggression. To blow off steam the party he organizes includes alcohol, drugs and a prostitute stripper in a Las Vegas Hotel. When Michael accidentally kills the stripper by impaling a towel hook through her skull, the party of friends becomes an assault on each other as they try to figure out what to do. During this point a security guard checks on the room after a noise complaint and is killed by Christian Slater's character, Boyd, after finding the corpse. The group take the bodies out to the desert to dismember and bury them. After an altercation, Adam, who desperately wanted to confess to the police, is crushed between a Jeep and his minivan. Before dying he tells his wife something which the remaining group do not hear. They lie about what happened but because Boyd does not think that Adam's wife believes them, he breaks into her home and kills her and then Michael. After telling his fiancee everything, Laura seems only slightly perturbed by the events and decides that their wedding will go on as if nothing happened. Afterward, Fisher is unable to follow through with Laura's order to kill Moore and Adam's dog. He crashes a car leaving himself, Moore and the dog disabled. Laura is then unhappily left to take care of all of them for the rest of their lives.

Very Bad Things
Very Bad Things Scene: We Were Very, Very Bad
Very Bad Things Scene: We Were Very, Very Bad

Clip - 1 min 6 sec

Very Bad Things Scene: We Want Whizzer
Very Bad Things Scene: We Want Whizzer

Clip - 58 sec

Very Bad Things Scene: On The Loose In Vegas
Very Bad Things Scene: On The Loose In Vegas

Clip - 1 min 30 sec

Very Bad Things Scene: We've Got Seating Problems
Very Bad Things Scene: We've Got Seating Problems

Clip - 55 sec

Very Bad Things Scene: A 105 Pound Problem
Very Bad Things Scene: A 105 Pound Problem

Clip - 51 sec

Very Bad Things Scene: You Forgot The Tent Check
Very Bad Things Scene: You Forgot The Tent Check

Clip - 49 sec

Description
Very Bad Things is a dark comedy directed by Peter Berg and stars Jon Favreau, Christian Slater, Daniel Stern and many others. Its tale revolves around a groom at his wedding and his best man recalling past events that had led up to that day. The circumstances they muse over include murder and friends of each other. The husband-to-be Fisher puts together a bachelor party in order to temporarily relieve himself of his fiancee. The woman he is about to marry is uptight and scrutinizing which results in Fisher's pent up aggression. To blow off steam the party he organizes includes alcohol, drugs and a prostitute stripper in a Las Vegas Hotel. When Michael accidentally kills the stripper by impaling a towel hook through her skull, the party of friends becomes an assault on each other as they try to figure out what to do. During this point a security guard checks on the room after a noise complaint and is killed by Christian Slater's character, Boyd, after finding the corpse.

The group take the bodies out to the desert to dismember and bury them. After an altercation, Adam, who desperately wanted to confess to the police, is crushed between a Jeep and his minivan. Before dying he tells his wife something which the remaining group do not hear. They lie about what happened but because Boyd does not think that Adam's wife believes them, he breaks into her home and kills her and then Michael.

After telling his fiancee everything, Laura seems only slightly perturbed by the events and decides that their wedding will go on as if nothing happened. Afterward, Fisher is unable to follow through with Laura's order to kill Moore and Adam's dog. He crashes a car leaving himself, Moore and the dog disabled. Laura is then unhappily left to take care of all of them for the rest of their lives.

Very Bad Things is a 1998 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 40 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4 and a MetaScore of 31.

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  • Release Date
    1998
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 40 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (45,194)
  • Metascore
    31