Verified reviews are considered more trustworthy by fellow moviegoers. | Rating: 3/5 |, Feb 24, 2020 |, Oct 30, 2011 Please reference “Error Code 2121” when contacting customer service. He's just the receptacle for every snobby rich character you've seen in a C-grade movie, shrunk down into a three-foot frame. As an animated wild child, Jonah Hill's Gregory isn't as entertaining as Bart Simpson, as shocking as Eric Cartman or as random as Stewie Griffin. S1Ep7, Van Moon Rising: In the season finale, Allen Gregory bribes Principal Gottlieb into a compromising situation. By Jessica Johnson Posted: Wednesday October 26 2011 Share Tweet. Allen Gregory expects everyone to treat him as their equal, if not more - he instructs his teacher not to talk back to him, uses his new friend as a verbal punching bag and generally jerks around the entire student body and faculty. For shocks you can watch South Park, for heart you can watch Futurama, and for intelligent and consistent laughs, I heartily recommend Archer. So pleased with itself, it doesn't seem concerned about pleasing us. & Features, More Like in Money Ball and coming up 21 Jump Street and I wanna see The Sitter. His fey father Jeremy (French Stewart) is essentially a copy of the pint-sized character, the straight man to his life partner and foil Jeremy (Nat Faxon). But with Allen Gregory, it's hard to imagine things getting any better. S1Ep3, Gay School Dance: Allen Gregory goes to his first school dance. The main character is incredibly unlikable, as are the supporting characters. S1Ep6, Mom Sizemore: Allen Gregory goes in search of his biological mother. The new show from movie comedian Jonah Hill encompasses some touchy issues, but can it meet or beat the other animated shows on broadcast or cable? Allen Gregory airs Sunday nights at 8:30 PM on Fox. S1Ep1, Pilot: Meet Allen Gregory, one of the most pretentious seven-year-olds of our time, who faces his greatest challenge yet - attending elementary school. The percentage of users who rated this 3.5 stars or higher. There's simply too much good animated comedy out there, especially on cable, to recommend this show. Audience Reviews for Allen Gregory: Season 1. Posted: 31 Oct 2011 11:02 pm. Coming to Animation Domination joining The Simpsons, American Dad, Family Guy, and The Cleveland Show. Jonah Hill joins Fox's Saturday night animation block as a pretentious 7-year-old. His upbringing doesn't serve him well at school, either: he's met with confusion by the more kind-hearted children and hostility by those with a less charitable outlook. Notable guest voices include Lisa Kudrow and Jeff Goldblum. We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your email. By Robert Canning. While his favorites tend to be science fiction and off-kilter comedies, he's not above a Law & Order rerun, either. | Rating: C |, Oct 30, 2011 More News | When Allen Gregory brings a sushi sampler and white wine in for lunch, he's sent to the principal's office. When not writing for Screen Rant, Michael's a freelance graphic designer. TV Reviews; TV News; allen gregory; About The Author. Michael Crider (336 Articles Published) Michael Crider is a native-born Texan, as well as a movie and TV junkie. Allen Gregory may have potential, but right now, it's a misanthropic, sloppy mess. Forgot your password? Jonah Hill leads the new animated comedy 'Allen Gregory'. S1Ep4, Interracial McAdams: When cool kid Joel Zadak stays home from school, Allen Gregory finds an "in" with the "in crowd." There he immediately and inexplicably falls in love with the 60+ year old, who (thank God) doesn't reciprocate. How They Could Return, Falcon & Winter Soldier Toy May Reveal Sam Wilson’s Captain America Suit, Among Us Crewmates Take Over Super Smash Bros. We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your account. Probably the worst animated show to ever air on television. ALLEN GREGORY airs Sundays on FOX. ALLEN GREGORY airs Sundays on FOX. | Rating: 4/5 |, Oct 30, 2011 They live together in a stunning architectural loft, along with Julie (Joy Osmanski), Allen Gregory's adopted Cambodian sister. By creating an account, you agree to the Privacy Policy Headlines, The percentage of Approved Tomatometer Critics who have given this movie a positive review. The item was processed and despatched within a day, then delivered to London, the next day. All rights reserved. Probably the worst animated show to ever air on television. Just leave us a message here and we will work on getting you verified. Does the show push the envelope, or just fall flat? ALLEN GREGORY airs Sundays on FOX. ALLEN GREGORY airs Sundays on FOX. When he learns that his parents' fake party is a smokescreen for sending him to public school, instead of a congradulatory celebration for a Tony nomination, he throws an incredibly cultured hissy-fit. and the Terms and Policies, Mildly funny concepts that are sloppily thrust onto characters, with a somewhat interesting premise that's weighed down by a complete lack of logic. 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Animated comedy about the adventures of Allen Gregory De Longpre (voice of Jonah Hill), a pretentious 7-year-old who lives with his father (voice of French Stewart), his father's partner (voice of Nat Faxon), and his sister (voice of Joy Osmanski). Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. By opting to have your ticket verified for this movie, you are allowing us to check the email address associated with your Rotten Tomatoes account against an email address associated with a Fandango ticket purchase for the same movie. This includes his adopted sister Julie, who's already stuck at the bottom of the social ladder. Allen Gregory: "Pilot" Review. Fresh (3) The go-to source for comic book and superhero movie fans. There aren't even any gross-out laughs that take advantage of the animated format - you could basically do this show live-action with any talented ten-year-old in the starring role. Despite the show's intriguing premise, Allen Gregory's title character is too unlikable to generate consistent laughs. The character is sharp and even a little sympathetic, in a vicious sort of way. He sees a young man who is intelligent, sophisticated, worldly, artistic and romantic - characteristics he inherited from his doting father, Richard (French Stewart). Watch Dogs: Legion Removing Two Podcasts For Host’s Offensive Comments, What Aang's Original Avatar Backstory Was Supposed To Be, Why Mandalorian's May The Force Be With You Isn't A Canon-Breaking Plot Hole, Is The Queen's Gambit Based On A True Story? Follow Michael on Twitter: @MichaelCrider. and to receive email from Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango. The two also have an adopted but neglected Cambodian daughter, Julie. At the time it become kinda funny it just make itself increasily intolerable. | Blatantly homophobic, short on likable characters and never funny, Allen Gregory gives adult cartoons a bad name. Some of his all-time favorites include Firefly, Star Trek: Deep Space 9, Battlestar Galactica (2003), News Radio, Scrubs and Dead Like Me. Kieran McGhee 29 reviews. |, Jul 2, 2018 Not that he isn't asking for it. Due to the recession he's forced to attend public school, where his intelligence and precociousness face off against the (more) normal kids. ALLEN GREGORY airs Sundays on FOX.