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A Night at the Roxbury (1998)

 -  Comedy  -  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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Porsche Girl
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Roxbury Bouncer (as Michael 'Big Mike' Duncan)
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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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Box Office

Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£124,842 (UK) (19 March 1999)

Gross:

£124,842 (UK) (19 March 1999)
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Trivia

In one scene, Dan Hedaya and friends are listening to Emily play the piano. She is playing the song "Where Everybody Knows Your Name," the Cheers (1982) theme song. Hedaya played Nick Tortelli on Cheers from 1984 to 1987. See more »

Goofs

When Steve is talking to his Dad in the kitchen, during dinner with the Sandersons, we see Mr. Butabi with a bottle of wine that he just uncorked. In the next shot, we see the cork in his hand, but we hear and see him pull it out again at the end of the scene. See more »

Quotes

Kamehl Butabi: What are you doing? You come in to my store and cut up my plants and make toys of them!
Doug Butabi: It's *NOT* a toy! It's a club with a jungle theme!
Kamehl Butabi: You're a jungle theme!
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The very last thing on the screen says 'Try Power Bars' See more »

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Spoofed in Romy and Michele: In the Beginning (2005) See more »

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This Is Your Night
Performed by Amber
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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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