We’re the Millers is a comedy about a small time-drug dealer who is forced to do a job for a drug kingpin because he owned the drug kingpin some money. It is a comedy on false identities and keeping up appearances.
David Burke is a small-time pot dealer in Colorado whose clientele includes ordinary people like chefs and soccer moms. Preferring to keep a low profile for obvious reasons, he learns the hard way that no good deed goes unpunished when he tries to help out some local teens and winds up getting jumped by punks. Stealing his stash and his cash, they leave him in major debt to Brad, his pot supplier.
In order to wipe the slate clean and maintain a clean bill he must now become a big-time drug smuggler by bringing Brad’s latest shipment from Mexico. Twisting the arms of his neighbors, cynical stripper Rose and wannabe customer Kenny and the tattooed-and-pierced streetwise teen Casey. He devised a foolproof plan; one fake wife, two fake kids and a huge and new RV. They are known as the “Millers” and are headed south of the border for a Fourth of July weekend that is sure to end with a bang.
The movie is rated “R” for crude it’s sexual content, passive language, drug material and brief graphic nudity. There are a lot of pop culture references and enough laughs throughout the movie. Some of the comedy is crude and tasteless but nonetheless funny and hilarious.
The movie is recommended only if you are into crude jokes, just for laughs.
It stars Jennifer Aniston as Rose, Emma Roberts as Casey, Jason Sudeikis as David and Will Poulter as Kenny. Directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber.