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American Pie (1999)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  9 July 1999 (USA)
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Four teenage boys enter a pact to lose their virginity by prom night.

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Jim, Oz, Finch and Kevin are four friends who make a pact that before they graduate they will all lose their virginity. The hard job now is how to reach that goal by prom night. Whilst Oz begins singing to grab attention and Kevin tries to persuade his girlfriend, Finch tries any easy route of spreading rumors and Jim fails miserably. Whether it is being caught on top of a pie or on the Internet, Jim always end up with his trusty sex advice from his father. Will they achieve their goal of getting laid by prom night? or will they learn something much different. Written by Film_Fan

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Boy gets girl. Boy loses girl. Boy gets pie. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for strong sexuality, crude sexual dialogue, language and drinking, all involving teens | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

9 July 1999 (USA)  »

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East Great Falls High  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£2,094,122 (UK) (8 October 1999)

Gross:

£13,833,890 (UK) (17 December 1999)
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In the scene where Kevin is watching Finch play golf, the scene was supposed to feature Jim as well. But the morning of the shoot, Jason Biggs felt ill and took too much zinc. The medics on set wound up calling poison control and nursing him back to health. The scene had to be shot without him and his lines were given to Kevin. See more »

Goofs

In the parking lots in some scenes, cars are seen with front license plates - Michigan does not require front license plates. See more »

Quotes

[Deleted scene. The boys are in Dog Years]
Finch: Is that legal? Can you do that?
Jim: I did it. Don't care.
Kevin: Maybe we'll just have to call you two-ply.
Chris "Oz" Ostreicher: I personally enjoyed the double-bagging part myself.
Jim: Well I'm very happy to entertain you Oz. So how you doing Kev, you okay?
Kevin: [pauses] Yeah.
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Travis Barker is credited as Scott Raynor. See more »

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References Rab C. Nesbitt (1988) See more »

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Everything To Everyone
Written by Art Alexakis, Craig Montoya, and Greg Eklund
Performed by Everclear
Courtesy of Capitol Records
under License from EMI Music Special Markets
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Flutes and pies
15 January 2007 | by See all my reviews

Where do you start... from flutes to pies, this pioneer teen movie has it all. I'm pretty sure this was the first DVD I ever saw, back in 2000. I do remember owing $20 in late fees to blockbuster video for keeping it so long after it was due back. It was worth it! This has classic written all over it, I think it's safe to say that anyone that was involved with this movie has a great career now because of it. American pie has an absolute all star cast led by the Great Jason biggs Anyone who enjoys comedy, teen comedy must see this movie! honestly you need to watch more movies if you haven't sen this one!!!

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