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Chairman of the Board (1998)

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

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Edison
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Natalie Stockwell
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Bradford McMillan
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Grace Kosik
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Ty
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Zak
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Armand McMillan
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Ms. Krubavitch
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Landers
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Freemont
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Harlan Granger
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Larry
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Toby, McMillan Gate Guard
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Mr Withermeyer
Patrick J. Clifton ...
Edison's Father
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Storyline

A surfer and inventor Edison is chosen by his roommates to raise rent with his outrageous (and absurd) inventions. There's no luck in job interviews until he meets billionaire Armand McMillan, who likes him, and leaves his company after his death to Edison. Edison has a lot of success with his inventions while the company's competitors do all they can to destroy him. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for crude and sex related humor and language | See all certifications »
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13 March 1998 (USA)  »

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Untitled Carrot Top Project  »

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$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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After tennis, Bradford drinks about half of a cup of water and sets it down. When he picks it up again, it's half full, but as the scene changes angles, it alternates between half full and almost brimming. See more »

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Ty: And don't forget the handy dandy ketchup helper.
Edison: Over eleven sold.
Ty: And your grandmother bought ten of them.
Edison: I thought you guys liked my inventions.
Ty: We love them, the problem is the rest of the world doesn't.
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References Batman (1966) See more »

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California Sun
Written by Henry Glover and Morris Levy
Performed by Ramones (as The Ramones)
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Not a Laugh in Sight
27 February 2001 | by (Washington, DC) – See all my reviews

The humor is non-existent in this loser of a movie. Carrot Top plays a surfer dude inventor who consistently blows the rent money on his goofy, useless inventions. Then he helps an old guy broken down by the side of the road, and voila, he's inherited a major corporation. And on and on and on past the jealous relatives, humanizing the corporation, hostile takeovers, the obligatory love interest.. aargh...let's just say this movie is virtually unwatchable. What Carrot Top has accomplished is to convince me never to go to his stage shows.


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