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The Odd Couple II (1998)

PG-13 | | Adventure, Comedy | 10 April 1998 (USA)
Oscar and Felix take a road trip to their son and daughter's wedding.

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It has been seventeen years now since Oscar and Felix saw each other for the last time. Oscar is living in Florida, Felix in New York. One day, Oscar is called by his son Brucey who invites him to his wedding to Felix' daughter Hannah next Sunday in California. Oscar and Felix meet again at Los Angeles International Airport and take a rental car in order to go to San Malina for the wedding. The trip develops into an odyssey, starting with Oscar forgetting Felix' suitcase at the Budget station, going over to the complete loss of the directions (and the car), several difficulties with the police, a dead person, a toupee, underwear and revenge-hungry Cowboys and ending up with Felix meeting the "one and only" woman. But the wedding has to be reached on time. Written by Julian Reischl <julianreischl@mac.com>

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language | See all certifications »

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$4,810,288 (USA) (10 April 1998)

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$18,878,566 (USA) (26 June 1998)
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Walter Matthau's first Neil Simon movie in 16 years. Matthau's last had been I Ought to Be in Pictures (1982) in 1982. Moreover, the film was Jack Lemmon's first Neil Simon movie in 23 years. Lemmon's last had been The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975) in 1975. See more »

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Felix and Felice claim to be meant for each other, as the first 3 letters of their names match. Actually, it's the first four. See more »

Quotes

Oscar Madison: What's the matter, don't you look at a good ass anymore?
Abe: I'm not allowed to look at Pastrami, why should I look at an ass?
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Featured in Siskel & Ebert: The Worst Films of 1998 (1999) See more »

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The Village Inn
By Henry Mancini
Performed by Henry Mancini and His Orchestra
Courtesy of the RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment
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Unforgettable. Classic.
14 January 2005 | by (Philippines) – See all my reviews

This has got to be one the funniest film I've seen with the grumpy old men, unfortunately their last, but those two are and forever will be the funniest duo ever. There quotes and acts are hilarious and unforgettable and their acting is excellent, they make Laurel and Hardy look dull, but I love them too. Anyways, in this one they go into a crazy road trip to their children's wedding and the reunion is almost heart warming but funny and they haven't changed a bit, I like especially the part with the ride they had with another old guy. That was classic. Oh, those two, they might've been old but the jokes and humor in their films were fresh. Recommended to all fans of the two, thank Walter Matthau, thank you Jack Lemmon, I'll never forget you, you two are funniest duo on the movies.


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