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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 »

Quotes

Edison: I'm telling you guys there's not enough radiation in those TV dinners to make somebody a walking night light.
Zak: I used to have a night light, used to have a house.
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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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