Chairman of the Board (1998)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  13 March 1998 (USA)
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A surfer becomes the head of a major company.



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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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


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Release Date:

13 March 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Untitled Carrot Top Project  »

Box Office


$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$181,233 (USA) (13 March 1998)


$306,715 (USA) (20 March 1998)

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Scott 'Carrot Top' Thompson's only starring role in a film. See more »


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Bad...just plain bad.
25 December 2001 | by (Spokane, WA) – See all my reviews

"Chairman of the Board" is a ridiculously stupid film from the popular comic Carrot Top (also seen on the 1-800-COLLECT commercials). He plays a surfing inventor who comes upon a man who has a flat tire. Top helps him out and a few days later discovers the guy's died and has given his company to the comedian. Even if someone else was in Carrot Top's role, it still would have been bad. The jokes (which are constantly rigged throughout) are terrible and the idea of a romantic "plot twist" should have been discarded. DO NOT WATCH!!!

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