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Jury Duty (1995)

PG-13 | | 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.



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude sex-related humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

12 April 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Chaos! Schwiegersohn Junior im Gerichtssaal  »

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$17,014,653 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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Billie Bird's final theatrical performance. See more »


When Russell gives Tommy the videos the doors to the room open out, but later when Peanut is followed by Monica and is let in the room with Tommy, the doors open in. See more »


Tuna Salad Guy: They're serving tuna salad for lunch! Tuna salad for LUNCH!
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Referenced in The Office: Jury Duty (2012) See more »


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Courtesy of Columbia TriStar Television
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Pretty good comedy
7 September 2004 | by See all my reviews

Well if you're not a Pauly Shore fan, skip this one, but if in facts, you appear to like him, this one might please you. I'm not very picky when it comes to movies, but I'd say this one was not bad at all. Lots funny parts and stuff, maybe you would like to rent it first though, but well worth the money!.

Pauly Shore is of course a like it or not, the way he tries to sound annoying might offend you, but like I said earlier, I don't really care about it, as long as its funny!

Too bad he stopped making movies!

I give it an 8!

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