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Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999)

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A man becomes a male gigolo after being mistaken for one while housesitting a male gigolo's house.

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Storyline

Deuce Bigalow is a less than attractive, down on his luck aquarium cleaner. One day he runs into a male gigolo who asks him to look after his precious fish while he is away on business. However, he wrecks the house and needs quick money to repair it. The only way he can make it is to become a gigolo himself, taking on an unusual mix of female clients. He encounters a couple of problems, though. He falls in love with one of his unusual clients, and a sleazy police officer his hot on his trail. Written by <jgp3553@excite.com>

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Some Guys Don't Have All The Luck. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for sexual content, language and crude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

10 December 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Gigoló por accidente  »

Box Office

Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£471,216 (UK) (26 May 2000)

Gross:

£1,352,971 (UK) (9 June 2000)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Rob Schneider's mother Pilar Schneider appears in the film as the woman he mistakes for his date in the Japanese restaurant. See more »

Goofs

At the fish store, Alison gets her entire chest wet, logo and all, while bending over to get something out of the tank for Deuce. In the next scene everything is dry except the immediate area around her breasts. See more »

Quotes

Deuce Bigalow: I should have told you right from the start. But I was afraid.
Kate: Afraid of what?
Deuce Bigalow: Afraid that a girl as wonderful as you could never fall for a guy who cleans fish tanks, 'cause that's who I really am. This whole gigolo thing was just a mistake. But I'm glad it happened 'cause I never would have met you. I never would have known what love was. I'm sorry. I'm not perfect.
Kate: I'm not perfect either.
Deuce Bigalow: Yes you are. You're perfect in every way. I knew it the moment I met you.
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Referenced in Raising Hope: Everybody Flirts... Sometimes (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

No Worries
Written by Gregory Lee, Efren Santana and Deston L. Barry
Performed by Hepcat
Courtesy of Hellcat Records
By Arrangement with Ocean Park Music Group
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Better Than The European One
24 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This has to be the greatest movie of Rob Schneider's career. Everything else that he has done has been crap crap crap.

I like this movie. It finally is a different type of movie. Gigolo Comedy is what I call it. When they made Deuce Bigalow European Gigolo it sucked, but this one it much better.

I caught this on regular television towards the end of the middle, then I decided to rent it and give it a try. It was funny.

The part when he is dancing on the pole is priceless. Rob Schneider is funny but this has to be his best work. He didn't even do that You Can Do It thing.


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