Bridesmaids review: Filth or fun? The romcom goes too far for some

Bridesmaids review: Filth or fun? The romcom goes too far for some

Filth or fun It”s the summer”s most talked about film, but as our own battle of the sexes proves, for some, the romcom Bridesmaids just goes too far….

2:22 PM on 24th June 2011

Tactless: Chris Tookey says summer blockbuster Bridesmaids is vulgar and presents women in a crude light

Tactless: Chris Tookey says summer blockbuster Bridesmaids is vulgar and presents women in a crude light

“Gross out films”: Scenes from The Hangover Part II (pictured) were part of a fashion for ruder blockbusters

Insufferable: Chris Tooky says Melissa McCarthy, pictured here in The Nines (2007), is vulgar in Bridesmaids

Insufferable: Chris Tookey says Melissa McCarthy, pictured here in The Nines (2007), is vulgar in Bridesmaids

Who needs A-grades as long as you have D-cups: Films like the The Ugly Truth (pictured) do nothing to build feminism, says Chris Tookey

Who needs A-grades as long as you have D-cups: Films like the The Ugly Truth (pictured) do nothing to build feminism, says Chris Tookey

Chick-flick: Bridget Jones, starring Renee Zellweger, was a huge hit

Chick-flick: Bridget Jones, starring Renee Zellweger, was a huge hit

American Pie...in heels: Jan Moir loves Bridesmaids

American Pie…in heels: Jan Moir loves Bridesmaids

Humour: Kristen Wiig, dressed as Lady Gaga on Saturday Night Live, co-wrote Bridesmaids

Humour: Kristen Wiig, dressed as Lady Gaga on Saturday Night Live, co-wrote Bridesmaids

Independence: Bridesmaids, like Thelma and Louise champions women in films, says Jan Moir

Independence: Bridesmaids, like Thelma and Louise champions women in films, says Jan Moir

Modern: Unlike Sex and the City 2, Jan Moir argues Bridesmaids is truly touching

Modern: Unlike Sex and the City 2, Jan Moir argues Bridesmaids is truly touching