Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Molly Gordon, Gillian Jacobs, Maya Rudolph, Julie Bowen, Matt Walsh, Debby Ryan, Stephen Root, Jacki Weaver
Story: Comedy directed and co-written by Ben Falcone, the story follows dedicated housewife, Deanna (Melissa McCarthy), who when she’s suddenly by her husband, Dan (Matt Walsh), turns regret into re-set by going back to college. Winding up at the same school as her daughter , Maddie (Molly Gordon), Deanna plunges headlong into the campus experience, embracing the fun, the freedom and the frat boys on her own terms, finding her true self in a senior year no one ever expected.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Deanna: [to Maddie] I don’t regret staying at home and being your mom, but I regret not getting my degree.
Deanna: That’s why somebody’s mom just enrolled in college. I’m referring to myself. I’ll see you around the quad.
Maddie: Nobody says that, mom.
Deanna: Well I’ll bring it back.
Amanda: I think those guys just checked you out.
Deanna: They’re just looking at my smock, it tends to catch the light.
Maddie: Mom, you’re a college girl now, and we got to make some changes.
[as Maddie goes to brush her hair, Deanna stops her]
Deanna: No, we don’t know where that’s been. Oh, God. That’s a lot of hair.
Maddie: Come on, let me at it.
Deanna: No! Oh, God, no!
[looking in the mirror after Maddie has straighten her hair]
Deanna: “What are you, twenty?”
Deanna: No, twenty-one.
Helen: [to Maddie] I love your mom.
[talking on the phone]
Christine: You had sex in the library! Frank!
Deanna: No, don’t tell Frank.
Christine: Deanna just had sex in a public place!
Christine: In the stacks!
Frank: In her slacks?
Christine: No, shut up, Frank.
Deanna: I’m older, I’m wiser. This…
[pointing to her crotch]
Deanna: Essentially a Google. Ask me anything.
Maddie: Turn off your VGoogle. You’re scaring me.
Deanna: I think my VGoogle scared Jack last night.
Maddie: Oh, my God.
Deanna: But in a good way.
Deanna: Like when you intentionally go through a haunted house.
Life of the Party is set to open in the US and UK 05/11/2018.