When two unemployed telephone pranksters decide to use their vocal "talents" to impersonate a Chicago mob boss and curry favor with organized crime in New York, the trouble begins. It isn't long before Johnny and Kamal (the "Jerky Boys" of crank call fame) are wanted by the local mafia, the police, and their neighbor. Written by
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They were just a couple of losers from Queens... until they dialed a wrong number and got the mob!
3 February 1995 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $4,392,403,
5 February 1995, Wide Release
Gross USA: $7,557,877
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
When Johnny sends his mother to the neighbor's house before the mobsters show up, she says "I'll be at May Parker's." May Parker was the name of Peter Parker's aunt in the Spider-Man comics and lived in Queens, where the movie takes place. See more
When the mobster shoots the doorknob towards the end, neither the pulling of the trigger, the gunshot sounds, or the squibs sync with each other. See more
The fuckin' MONKEYS?
After initial credits a scene is showed where Brett Weir's housed is being destroyed. See more
Referenced in Family Guy: Road to Germany
The Jerky Groove
Performed by Derrick Perkins and Paul Karpinski
Written by Derrick Perkins See more