The rape scene in Seth Rogan’s new movie, “Observe and Report”, has gotten some press. Disappointingly, the reactions have been mixed.It isn’t surprising, unfortunately, that people are bristling at the negative responses to a man choosing to have sex with a woman who is drunk and stoned…and unconscious.
Is it still acceptable to undress, fondle, and stick your lower appendage into your unconscious dinner date? Judging from the response, yes. After all, it’s a comedy. (At least, that’s what I hear. Honestly, the only thing funny about this movie is Seth Rogan’s other movies.
- Yes, it’s date rape, but it’s not supposed to be funny (the movie is).
- Observe and Report’s date rape scene provokes outrage.
- Does Seth Rogan’s character commit rape in Observe and Report? (New York Magazine)