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A Night at the Roxbury (1998)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Music, Romance  |  2 October 1998 (USA)
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Two dim-witted brothers dream of owning their own dance club or at least getting into the coolest and most exclusive club in town, The Roxbury.

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Roxbury Bouncer (as Michael 'Big Mike' Duncan)
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Richard Grieco
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Storyline

The Roxbury Guys, Steve and Doug Butabi, want to get into the best club in town, and also hope to open their own club. Vivica, a gold-digging supermodel, and her friend Cambi try to work the Roxbury Guys for their money, only to find out the pair is broke. Written by Sean Bradley <bradleys@itw.com>

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Rated PG-13 for sex related humor, language and some drug content | See all certifications »

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2 October 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El triunfo de los nerds  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,604,791 (USA) (2 October 1998)

Gross:

£124,842 (UK) (19 March 1999)
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Trivia

The dance routine Doug and Steve perform with Cambi and Vivica at their first night at the Roxbury, is the same as the one Vinnie and Barney and two ladies perform in the club scene in My Blue Heaven. See more »

Goofs

When first on line at the Roxbury, Doug is holding a box of "goldfish" snacks which disappear and re-appear between shots See more »

Quotes

[trying to pick up some women]
Doug Butabi: So... you guys wanna make out or what?
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Crazy Credits

The very last thing on the screen says 'Try Power Bars' See more »

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Features The Peacemaker (1997) See more »

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Wedding March
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Performed by the Wedding Orchestra
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Great and really funny movie.
3 December 2004 | by (Switzerland, ZH) – See all my reviews

"What's up?" - Either you love it or you hate it. Actually to me Roxbury is one of my favourites. Of course the two guys are hilarious - but that's what they're supposed to be. This movie is full of great innuendos to disco chicks ("Is this your first time?"), to stupid and bored upper class people ("Do you like my new chin? Is it better than last years?") and to some movies ("You had me at hello!"). Even after watching it the 3rd or 4th time you still can discover some new hints and gags.

It's a funny movie but certainly not dumb!

Emilioooooh!


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