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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

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prom | pact | prom night | virginity | friend | See more »

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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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9 July 1999 (USA)  »

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$11,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£2,094,122 (UK) (8 October 1999)

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£13,833,890 (UK) (17 December 1999)
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MILF Guy #2: [while looking at a picture of Stifler's mom] Dude that chick's a MILF!
MILF Guy #1: What to hell is that?
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MILF Guy #1: Yeah dude! Yeah!
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Classic!!!
7 September 1999 | by (Brooklyn) – See all my reviews

I have to say that the most fun I had at the movies this summer was when I saw American Pie, the funniest picture I've seen since last summer's There's Something About Mary. This movie has taken the classic teenage boy film (Porky's, Revenge of the Nerds) and spruced it up for the 90's. It is hilarious from start to finish. If you like physical comedy, gross out comedy, sexual comedy, American Pie has it all. A great ensemble cast of likeable young actors makes this a joy to watch.

I think this year's breakout star has to be Chris Klein. He was phenomenal in Election and he is even better here as a jock who tries to soften his image to score before prom. I have a feeling Klein is going to be Hollywood's next big thing and I hope he has a chance to flex his acting muscles in some different movies (I can definitely see this guy in an action film).

Also very good is Jason Biggs who plays the sympathetic Jim character, the guy who is least likely to lose his virginity. His antics are very funny to follow and he gets the lion share of the laughs. Finally a huge ovation for Eugene Levy, who gets major laughs as the Jim's dad.


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