- Vivaan Kulkarni
What are the best drunk scenes?
Drinking on the big screen has been around since the beginning of the film industry. From classic comedies like The Hangover to serious dramas like Leaving Las Vegas, drinking is everywhere. But which scenes make it onto the list of the best drunk scenes? Let’s take a look at some of the most memorable and iconic moments in movie history.
The Hangover is a classic comedy about a group of friends who go on a wild night out in Las Vegas and wake up with no memory of the night before. The night is full of hijinks and misadventures, including Alan (Zach Galifianakis) drinking a bottle of absinthe and attempting to jump off a rooftop. The scene is a perfect mix of funny, sad, and outrageous, making it one of the most memorable drunk scenes of all time.
Leaving Las Vegas
Leaving Las Vegas is a heartbreaking drama about an alcoholic, Ben (Nicolas Cage), who moves to Las Vegas to drink himself to death. The movie is full of moments of sadness, but one of the most powerful scenes comes when Ben gets extremely drunk at a bar. He is surrounded by people who don’t understand him and he is completely alone, making it a memorable and powerful scene.
The World’s End
The World’s End is a comedy about a group of friends who reunite for a pub crawl in their hometown. During the night, they get increasingly drunk and the hijinks and misadventures escalate. One of the most memorable scenes is when the group get so drunk that they can’t find their way home and end up in a field. The scene is funny and outrageous, making it one of the most memorable drunk scenes of all time.
Crazy, Stupid, Love
Crazy, Stupid, Love is a romantic comedy about a man (Steve Carell) who is going through a mid-life crisis and gets help from a younger man (Ryan Gosling). One of the most memorable scenes is when the two men go out drinking and end up getting completely wasted. The scene is hilarious and touching, making it one of the best drunk scenes in modern cinema.
These are just a few of the most memorable and iconic drunk scenes in movie history. From classic comedies to heartbreaking dramas, drinking on the big screen has been around for decades. Whether it’s a funny scene or a heartbreaking one, these scenes remain in our memories and help us to appreciate the power of film.