MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,992 this week

Dick (1999)

 -  Comedy  -  4 August 1999 (USA)
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 14,917 users   Metascore: 65/100
Reviews: 208 user | 78 critic | 21 from Metacritic.com

Story of two girls who wander away from a White House tour and meet President Nixon.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On TV

Airs Sat. Nov. 01, 6:15 AM on SHOW

Editors' Spotlight

Staff Picks: Favorite Horror Movies

We asked IMDb staffers to provide their favorite horror movies.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 titles
created 02 Jan 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 15 Aug 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 15 Nov 2012
 
a list of 32 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 34 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Dick" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Dick (1999)

Dick (1999) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dick.

User Polls

4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A small town beauty pageant turns deadly as it becomes clear that someone will go to any lengths to win.

Director: Michael Patrick Jann
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Denise Richards, Ellen Barkin
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In the 1960s, a group of friends at an all girls school learn that their school is going to be combined with a nearby all boys school. They concoct a plan to save their school while dealing with everyday problems along the way.

Director: Sarah Kernochan
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Lynn Redgrave, Gaby Hoffmann
Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A student receives a serial killer's brain in a transplant after being thrown into a pool with no water in it.

Director: Mitch Marcus
Stars: Matthew Lawrence, Justin Walker, Christine Lakin
Deeply (2000)
Drama | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A reclusive woman's unpublished story about a curse, told to a grieving girl, turns out to be something other than a fairy tale.

Director: Sheri Elwood
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Lynn Redgrave, Julia Brendler
Luckytown (2000)
Drama | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Kirsten Dunst plays a young woman (Lidda), who is searching for her father (James Caan). She finds herself at odds with her boyfriend who wants nothing but a carefree lifestyle.

Director: Paul Nicholas
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, James Caan, Vincent Kartheiser
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Three friends, finding themselves single on their 33'rd birthdays, agree to bet $2000 each to see who can get a girlfriend and live together for three months.

Director: Jim Milio
Stars: Grant Shaud, Maureen Teefy, Anthony Palermo
Coming Soon (1999)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

The trials and tribulations of wealthy young Manhattanites and their sexual coming of age, a romantic comedy set at an Upper East Side prep school.

Director: Colette Burson
Stars: Bonnie Root, Gaby Hoffmann, Tricia Vessey
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A younger boy falls in love with a tragic girl who flirts with, and manipulates, her older suitors in 1800's Russia.

Director: Reverge Anselmo
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Julie Walters, Geraldine James
Superstar (1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A nerdy Catholic schoolgirl, Mary Katherine Gallagher, dreams of superstardom.

Director: Bruce McCulloch
Stars: Molly Shannon, Will Ferrell, Elaine Hendrix
The Alarmist (1997)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Young Tommy Hudler decides to become a security systems salesman, and is an instant success. Everything seems to be going great until he discovers there's more to this business and his boss... See full summary »

Director: Evan Dunsky
Stars: David Arquette, Stanley Tucci, Kate Capshaw
The Suburbans (1999)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

An 80's one-hit wonder band named The Suburbans reform for a special performance at one of the ex-member's wedding. At the wedding, a young record company talent scout happens to be in the ... See full summary »

Director: Donal Lardner Ward
Stars: Donal Lardner Ward, Tony Guma, Craig Bierko
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Martin Cummins
Stars: Darcy Belsher, Martin Cummins, Françoise Robertson
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Bruce McCulloch ...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Ben Bradlee
Edit

Storyline

Comedy about two high school girls who wander off during a class trip to the White House and meet President Richard Nixon. They become the official dog walkers for Nixon's dog Checkers, and become his secret advisors during the Watergate scandal. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The unmaking of the president See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

4 August 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aventuras en la Casa Blanca  »

Box Office

Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,210,267 (USA) (6 August 1999)

Gross:

$6,241,697 (USA) (3 September 1999)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When Betsy and Arlene crank call Woodward and Bernstein, Arlene says that she is the "British Ambassador's daughter." This could be a veiled reference to Carl Bernstein's later affair with Margaret Jay, who was the daughter of British Prime Minister James Callaghan and married to the then-British Ambassador to the US (which eventually became the subject of the novel and film, "Heartburn," by Bernstein's aggrieved ex-wife, Nora Ephron). See more »

Goofs

Arlene is using opera glasses to spy on the Haldeman's house. See more »

Quotes

Betsy Jobs: Checkers pooped.
Rose Mary Woods: Girls, the President's dog doesn't "poop." He "does his business."
See more »

Connections

Features F Troop (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

Coconut
Written by Harry Nilsson
Performed by Harry Nilsson
Courtesy of The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The funniest movie I've seen!
15 February 2000 | by (South Carolina) – See all my reviews

I loved Dick! It was one of the funniest movies I've seen in a long time. Kirsten Dunst and Michelle Williams were perfect as two ditzy girls who accidentally get involved in the Watergate scandal. What I really liked about this movie was that it took actual mysteries from the scandal (the 18 1/2 minutes of blank tape, Deep Throat) and gave it a false but hysterical explanation. For those of you who don't like this movie because it gives false information, lighten up!!! Dick is not supposed to be taken seriously! Dick was very entertaining, and hysterically funny. At many parts I laughed so hard I cried. Arlene and Betsy's final action at the end of the movie was the best. I don't remember the last time I laughed so hard.


20 of 25 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
the movie is crap yeahbuddyx
not as funny now that deepthroat was revealed zaindomoon
is this based on real life? chrissy_13
any fan of this movie?? nickelson_rules
Some spot on the back of one of the girls? Flamehead 3
whats the song roofeez631-1
Discuss Dick (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?