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Writers (WGA):
Harris Goldberg (written by) &
Rob Schneider (written by)
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Release Date:
10 December 1999 (USA) See more »
Some Guys Don't Have All The Luck. See more »
A man becomes a male gigolo after being mistaken for one while housesitting a male gigolo's house. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Tasteless, but often very funny and sometimes hilarious See more (199 total) »


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Rob Schneider ... Deuce Bigalow

William Forsythe ... Detective Chuck Fowler

Eddie Griffin ... T.J. Hicks

Arija Bareikis ... Kate

Oded Fehr ... Antoine Laconte

Gail O'Grady ... Claire

Richard Riehle ... Bob Bigalow

Jacqueline Obradors ... Elaine Fowler

Big Boy ... Fluisa

Amy Poehler ... Ruth
Dina Platias ... Bergita

Torsten Voges ... Tina

Deborah Lemen ... Carol

Bree Turner ... Allison
Andrew Shaifer ... Neil

Allen Covert ... Vic

Elle King ... Cookie Girl (as Elle Tanner Schneider)
Barry Cutler ... Dr. Rosenblatt

Jackie Sandler ... Sally (as Jacqueline Titone)

Karlee Holden ... Megan
Chloé Hult ... Amber
Natalie Garner ... Natalie

Robb Skyler ... District Attorney
Jason Wall ... Bailiff

John Harrington Bland ... Dr. Rosenblatt's Patient
Caroline Ambrose ... Mother in Bathroom #1
Louise Rapport ... Old Woman in Line
Pilar Schneider ... Old Lady at Restaurant
Shain Holden ... Waiter at Pool

Gabrielle Tuite ... Beautiful Porsche Woman
Charlie Curtis ... Half Dressed Girl
Thomas Bellin ... Elderly Man in Car
Flora Burke ... Elderly Woman in Car
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Devin Corey ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)

Norm MacDonald ... Bartender (uncredited)

Jon Mack ... Antoine's Bikini Girl (uncredited)

Eddie Magana ... Club Dancer (uncredited)

Adam Sandler ... Robert Justin (voice) (uncredited)
Ron Soble ... Judge (uncredited)

Marlo Thomas ... Margaret (uncredited)
Alicia Tighe ... Mother in Bathroom #2 (uncredited)

Directed by
Mike Mitchell 
Writing credits
Harris Goldberg (written by) &
Rob Schneider (written by)

Produced by
Michelle Archer .... associate producer
Barry Bernardi .... producer
Enfys Dickinson .... content producer
Sidney Ganis .... producer (as Sid Ganis)
Jack Giarraputo .... executive producer
Harris Goldberg .... co-producer
Adam Sandler .... executive producer
Alex Siskin .... co-producer
Original Music by
Teddy Castellucci 
Cinematography by
Peter Lyons Collister (director of photography)
Film Editing by
George Bowers 
Lawrence Jordan 
Doron Shauly 
Casting by
Gail Goldberg 
Donna Morong 
Marcia Ross 
Production Design by
Alan Au 
Art Direction by
Domenic Silvestri 
Set Decoration by
Fontaine Beauchamp Hebb  (as F. Beauchamp Hebb)
Costume Design by
Molly Maginnis 
Makeup Department
Jeri Baker .... key hair stylist
Lisa Buono .... additional makeup artist
Jackie Dobbie .... key makeup artist
John Rosengrant .... special makeup effects artist
Nena Smarz .... makeup department head
Candy L. Walken .... key hair stylist
Production Management
Karen Hughes .... unit production manager
Wayne Morris .... production supervisor: Orlando
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Peter Lyons Collister .... second unit director
Charissa Forth Kane .... second second assistant director: Orlando (as Charissa Forth)
Cara Giallanza .... first assistant director
Eric Fox Hays .... first assistant director: second unit
Eric Fox Hays .... second assistant director
Bruce Hendricks .... second unit director
Sean Hobin .... first assistant director: second unit
Jules Kovisars .... second assistant director: second unit
Chip Touhey .... second second assistant director (as John Chip Touhey)
Art Department
Debbie Andrews .... art department coordinator (as Debbi M. Andrews)
Billy Baker .... set dresser
Max E. Brehme .... property master
Jason Brubaker .... storyboard artist
Richard Brunton .... leadman
Mike Cachuela .... storyboard artist
Michael Cutler .... set dresser
Tim Jackson .... general foreman
Mark David Kersey .... head greensman
Scott W. Leslie .... assistant property master
Chandler Vinar .... set dresser
Sound Department
Eric Alexander .... foley walker
Tom E. Dahl .... sound re-recording mixer (as Tom Dahl)
Russell Farmarco .... sound editor
Joe Foglia .... sound mixer: Orlando
Gary S. Gerlich .... supervising sound editor
Thomas Giordano .... cable operator
Thomas Giordano .... playback operator
Orada Jusatayanond .... sound editor
David Kelson .... sound mixer
Steve Kohler .... dubbing recordist
Ai-Ling Lee .... sound editor
Anthony Ortiz .... boom operator
David Peifer .... sound editor (as David Luke Peifer)
Klaus Peintner .... foley recordist
Klaus Peintner .... sound editor
Monique Reymond .... foley walker
Elliot Tyson .... sound re-recording mixer
Elmo Weber .... supervising sound editor
Special Effects by
David Blitstein .... special effects coordinator
Lindsay MacGowan .... effects supervisor: Stan Winston Studio
Lindsay MacGowan .... puppeteer
Bob Mano .... key mechanical designer: Stan Winston Studio
Bob Mano .... puppeteer
Keith Marbory .... special effects supervisor
Visual Effects by
Rick Cortes .... visual effects artist
Michael Curtis .... digital compositor
Bruce Harris .... digital artist
Robert McInnis .... visual effects supervisor: Modern VideoFilm
Christopher Nibley .... motion control
John T. Van Vliet .... visual effects supervisor
Scott Wheeler .... digital effects artist
John Branagan .... stunts
Ricou Browning Jr. .... water safety
Marla Casey .... stunt double
Laura Lee Connery .... stunts
Gary Guercio .... stunt double: Rob Schneider
Gloria O'Brien .... stunt double: Gail O'Grady
Carrick O'Quinn .... stunts
Gregg Smrz .... stunt coordinator
Shirley Smrz .... stunts
Justin Neal Thompson .... stunt double: Oded Fehr
Camera and Electrical Department
Stuart Abramson .... key grip
Myles Aronowitz .... still photographer
Charles S. Cohen .... camera operator: second unit
John Connell .... camera operator
Scott Crabbe .... video playback operator
Michael Delahoussaye .... camera operator: second unit
Darrin DeLoach .... first assistant camera
Josh Denering .... grip
Tom Fox .... video assist operator
Michael E. Gips .... electrician
Shane D. Kelly .... gaffer
Jordan Klein Sr. .... underwater camera operator
Glen Magers .... lighting technician
Rell Putt .... grip
Dylan Rush .... set lighting rigger
Andrea Sachs .... gaffer
Gregory Shummon .... best boy rigging
Daniel Taylor .... second assistant camera: second unit
Chuck Cohen .... director of photography: second unit (uncredited)
Henry Tirl .... Steadicam operator (uncredited)
Casting Department
Terri Douglas .... adr voice casting
Terrence Harris .... casting associate
Lisa Rochette .... casting associate
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Beth Beasley .... costumer
Patrick Guzzo .... costumer
James Lapidus .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Laura Behary .... first assistant editor
Todd Busch .... first assistant editor: avid
Joe Finley .... digital color timer
Peter McNulty .... assistant editor
Ewa Zbroniec .... assistant editor
Music Department
Pete Anthony .... conductor
Pete Anthony .... orchestrator
Wende Crowley .... music coordinator (as Wende Geikie)
Sandy DeCrescent .... orchestra contractor
Michael Dilbeck .... music supervisor
Benoit Grey .... midi score transcriptor
Stuart Grusin .... music editor
Jon Kull .... orchestrator
Lori Lahman .... associate music supervisor
Stephen Lotwis .... supervising music editor (as Steve Lotwis)
Tom Mgrdichian .... orchestrator
Kathy Nelson .... executive in charge of music: Buena Vista Motion Picture Group
Gabe Veltri .... score mixer
Gabe Veltri .... score recordist
Michele Wernick .... music consultant
Booker White .... music preparation
Frank Macchia .... music preparation (uncredited)
Christopher Violette .... music consultant (uncredited)
Transportation Department
David Neil Enfinger .... driver: honeywagon
Edward Flotard .... transportation coordinator
Chris Haynes .... driver
Shaun Ryan .... transportation co-captain
Other crew
Jody Beaudin .... first assistant accountant
Paul Belenardo .... production accountant
Ralph Bertelle .... production coordinator
Darin Bouyssou .... silicone fish
Joe Brown .... office production assistant
Ricou Browning Jr. .... water safety
Chris Duchscher .... production assistant
Rob Frank .... key assistant location manager
James Fregia .... office production assistant
Michelle Gold .... extras and second unit
Nancy Karlin .... script supervisor
Shiloh Levine .... production assistant
Elizabeth Maxwell .... caterer
Michael Maxwell .... caterer
Tom Mgrdichian .... midi arranger
Michael Neale .... location manager
Stefan Rhys .... office production assistant
Stefan Rhys .... runner
Adam Shankman .... choreographer
K.L. Connie Wang .... assistant script clearance administrator (as Connie Wang)
Matt Woodard .... production assistant
Ted Yonenaka .... craft service
Tim Ballou .... script clearance administrator (uncredited)
Allison Heaps .... assistant: Barry Bernardi (uncredited)
Thomas Krueger .... medic (uncredited)
Anne Lockhart .... adr voice (uncredited)
Kei Rowan-Young .... assistant location manager (uncredited)
Eli Wolstan .... assistant: Jack Giarraputo (uncredited)

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Additional Details

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Rated R for sexual content, language and crude humor
88 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Argentina:16 | Argentina:18 (cable rating) | Australia:M | Canada:14A (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba) | Canada:14 (Nova Scotia) | Canada:PG (Ontario) | Canada:G (Quebec) | Chile:14 | Denmark:7 | Finland:K-11 | Germany:12 | Hungary:14 | Iceland:12 | Ireland:18 | Italy:T | Malaysia:(Banned) | Netherlands:12 | New Zealand:M | Peru:18 | Philippines:R-18 | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:PG | Singapore:PG13 (edited TV version) | South Korea:18 | Spain:18 | Sweden:11 | UK:15 | USA:R (certificate #37133)

Did You Know?

When Deuce first meets Antoine and sees his weapon collection, Deuce says "I collect Canadian quarters...I got about six of them". After his first "job" when he goes to the bar, his bill totals to $11.50. He gives the bartender "Ten, and six quarters", presumably his Canadian quarter collection and total take from his first "job".

Also of note, the bartender, Norm MacDonald, is indeed Canadian.See more »
Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): Deuce reacts in amazement upon seeing a lionfish in Antoine's aquarium, and remarks that it's an $800 fish. In truth, lionfishes are quite common and their cost usually runs between $80 and $140.See more »
Bob Bigalow:Raspberry Bibingka! Ah, you shouldn't have. My wife, God rest her soul, used to make this all the time. You would've liked her. Bangkok Betty. She had the most amazing mouth. It paid for our honeymoon.See more »
We Trying To Stay AliveSee more »


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39 out of 44 people found the following review useful.
Tasteless, but often very funny and sometimes hilarious, 16 May 2001
Author: mattymatt4ever from Jersey City, NJ

Let's're watching a movie starring and co-written by Rob Schneider. You're obviously not expecting something with depth and plausibility. But he is a talented comedian, and anyone who is an avid SNL fan has seen Rob perform some very funny skits. He's not Milton Berle, but he has that mindlessly funny comic energy that frequently works.

"Deuce Bigalow" is a film almost aimed at ticking off critics. Not all audiences will find the crude gags funny, but others--preferably those who can let go of their inhibitions for an hour and a half--will have tons of laughs. The subplot involving Deuce's father as a bathroom attendant is pretty cheap. It's an obvious setup for scatological gags. One of them involving a scene in which Deuce is having a pleasant man-to-man talk with his Dad while you can hear the groans of someone in one of the stalls loudly...relieving himself made me roll with laughter. I wouldn't call it a priceless gag, but you don't always have to aim high with comedy. If it's funny, it's funny. If you laughed, you laughed.

Just like any Farrelly Brothers movie, there are gags involving physical handicaps like obesity, narcolepsy and Turrett's Syndrome. However, the jokes are executed in such a broad manner that no one--even ones with any of those disorders--shouldn't be offended.

Naturally, some will hate this movie, some will like this movie, some will love this movie. In my mind, if it's a comedy and I'm laughing--what other factors should I be looking for?

My score: 7 (out of 10)

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