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Jury Duty (1995)

 -  Comedy  -  12 April 1995 (USA)
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When jobless Tommy Collins discovers that sequestered jurors earn free room and board as well as $5-a-day, he gets himself assigned to a jury in a murder trial. Once there, he does ... See full summary »

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When jobless Tommy Collins discovers that sequestered jurors earn free room and board as well as $5-a-day, he gets himself assigned to a jury in a murder trial. Once there, he does everything he can to prolong the trial and deliberations and make the sequestration more comfortable for himself. Written by Steve Derby <sderby@sdeco.com>

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For truth. For justice. For five bucks a day.

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Rated PG-13 for crude sex-related humor | See all certifications »
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Chaos! Schwiegersohn Junior im Gerichtssaal  »

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Billie Bird's final theatrical performance. See more »

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When Tommy auditions as the Cream Machine, he pours two containers of milk all over his body. In the next shot, when he is leaning over a table, his back and legs are dry. See more »

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Tommy Collins: Free Willy, Billy. Not Kill Willy, Billy.
Frank: No, kill Tommy, Tommy
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This movie is a good laugh for some...
29 October 1999 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

In the future people will not be able to understand the OJ Simpson references that are made in this movie. It is a timely comedy, set to a backdrop of a gruesome killing. The hero, a stupid man named Tommy Collins (Pauly Shore) exposes the jury system for what it is. Instead of making us laugh, it made me think, that courts actually decide the fates of men's lives by using juries. Who is to say who would make a good juror. Anyhow, if your in the mood for something light, pick this film up at your local video/DVD store and give it a chance. It's not too bad, and watching Pauly Shore in a g-string and a bottle of milk poured on him is likely to get even the most Anti-Shore laughing.

Also look for guest appearance by Andrew Dice Clay as Pauly's uncle.


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