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The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Action, Sci-Fi  |  16 August 2002 (USA)
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In the future, a man struggles to keep his lunar nightclub out of the hands of the mafia.

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After his successful night club is blown to flaming bits, Pluto and his band travel across the moon looking for clues as to who is behind the arson. Along with Bruno and Dina, Pluto visits a seedy motel, his secret hide out and the casino of the most powerful man on the moon searching for the evil doer, only to find out that the destruction of his club may have been his own fault Written by FMJ_Joker

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Rated PG-13 for violence, sexual humor and language | See all certifications »

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16 August 2002 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$100,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,182,900 (USA) (16 August 2002)

Gross:

$135,054 (Australia) (22 November 2002)
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In absolute terms, this movie made the largest financial loss of any movie to date, with a budget of $100 million and a total US gross of $4.41 million (total loss, $95.59 million). See more »

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In the end fight, Pluto Nash's twin falls and crashes onto the Blackjack table, the female on the right side has no reaction but step back, smiles, and doesn't even spill her champagne while everybody else is shocked and jumping back. See more »

Quotes

Pluto Nash: So how's it going with you and Babbet?
Bruno: Me and Babbet? I don't think that's going to happen. I found out that I'm 110 volts and she's a 220.
Pluto Nash: Just go to the hardware store and get an adaptor.
Bruno: Nah. That just ruins it for me.
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Fading Eddie
28 January 2003 | by (Herzlya, Israel) – See all my reviews

Eddie Murphy's comic appeal is fading out, and if he will not do something special soon, his carrier will be over. The problem may be in the scripts and directors he is picking. 'Pluto Nash' is not much more than a TV pilot, but you will not see the series soon, because they did not catch with the audience. Effects are like Star Trek in the 70s. The only bright spots are Rosario Dawson - better and more beautiful in each movie, and Randy Quaid, acting good, though his robot humor is quite expected. But so is the humor in the whole movie, and you do not get much more cinema satisfaction than you do watching some TV comedy. Actually I saw many better TV ones. 6/10 on my personal scale.


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