Zac Efron

'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates' is a good but sloppy time

'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates' is a good but sloppy time

You already know the template for a movie like “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates.” Two rowdy brothers get bullied into bringing nice-girl dates to their sister’s wedding in Hawaii. (“You want us to bring dates to a wedding? Is that allowed?”) Except the girls only pretended to be nice to get a free vacation, and all hell breaks loose. Throw in some ecstasy and dick jokes, and you’ve got yourself a comedy.

Traditionally, you’d also be waiting for the other shoe to drop—for Mike (Adam Devine) and Dave (Zac Efron) to slowly fall for their dates, only to have everything messed up once the lie comes to light. Then cue the tearful...

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