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Company Man (2000)

 -  Comedy  -  3 May 2000 (France)
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A high school teacher in the 60s becomes an international spy and becomes involved in a plot to overthrow Fidel Castro.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Officer Hickle
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Sen. Biggs
Reathel Bean ...
Sen. Farwood
Harriet Koppel ...
Stenographer
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Alan Quimp
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Daisy Quimp
Terry Beaver ...
Mr. Judge
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Skull and Bones Waiter
Grant Walden ...
Older Man
Nathan Dean ...
Younger Man
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Fobbs
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Kim Merrill ...
Woman in Line
Merwin Goldsmith ...
Mr. Brisk
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Nora
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A high school teacher in the 60s becomes an international spy and becomes involved in a plot to overthrow Fidel Castro.

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One part Inspector Clouseau, one part Mr. Bean, no parts James Bond...

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual humor and drug content | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

3 May 2000 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Cuba libre - Dümmer als die CIA erlaubt  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$16,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$74,743 (USA) (9 March 2001)

Gross:

ESP 16,019,625 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

'Bill Murray' had a cameo in the film, but his appearance was cut. See more »

Goofs

When Alan first lands in Cuba in the late 1950s, he flies in on a Cessna Caravan, an aircraft that didn't take its first flight until 1982. See more »

Quotes

Daisy Quimp: [after losing all of her hair] Oh my God! I look like an Oscar!
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Referenced in Comedy Central Roast of Denis Leary (2003) See more »

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Mambo #8
Wtitten by Dámaso Pérez Prado
Performed by The Mambo All Stars
Courtesy of Peer-Southern Productions, Inc.
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Old style humor - still enjoyable
30 May 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

'Company Man' is absolutely old style. The jokes, the acting, even the story. Douglas McGrath is a cross between Bob Hope and Jack Lemmon, while Sigourney Weaver's acting is reminiscent of something from the 50's.

In fact, all the cast is absolutely magnificent and it consists of Paul Guilfoyle, John Torturro, Alan Cumming, Ryan Phillippe and the fabulous Anthony LaPaglia as Fidel Castro.

Of course, for once more, no one is able to appreciate this movie, probably because of the absence of toilet humor and stupidity. Classy humor is something that people don't care about any more, they want rudeness, shallowness and indecency.

So, we have 'Scary Movie' scoring more in imdb that a movie with Woody Allen in it. That's great! That's really great!

10/10


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