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Tom Green stars as a bumbling buffoon, who lands at Butling after working his way through all other 'A' and 'B' jobs.

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Bates Jamieson (as Benjamin Smith)
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Jacques
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Sophie
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Mr. Butler
Iris Graham ...
Mama Clara
Dolores Drake ...
Maureen
Bill Chandler ...
Rabbi
Jonathan Ndukwe ...
Stuart
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Tardy Man
Julia Arkos ...
Judith
Kristina Copeland ...
Kate
Wendy Morrow Donaldson ...
Mrs. Withington
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Storyline

Goofy Canadian screwup Bob Tree goes trough the yellow pages alphabetically to pick jobs, applies and messes them up every time. In the B's, he arrived at butler and takes a wacky crash-course with somewhat pervert queer Mr. Butler. Bob gets hired, but really more as babysitter cum housekeeper for Jacques, his fuzzy lover Anne Jamieson and, most of all, her spoiled-rotten kids Bates and Tess, terrible handfuls which his unorthodox methods may at least take by surprise. Written by KGF Vissers

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job | butler | babysitter | undressing | rascal | See more »

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The family will never be the same.

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Comedy | Family

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Rated PG for crude humor, innuendo and some language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The scene where Mr. Butler is showing his students how to help the master dress is quite realistic. Prime Minister Winston Churchill, for example, had a butler help him dress almost every day of his life. See more »

Goofs

When Anne gets out of the motorcycle's sidecar, the retaining line (which pulls her skirt off) can be seen attached to the undercarriage of the cycle. See more »

Quotes

Bates Jamieson: Why do you call me 'Master'?
Bob Tree: I'm studying to be a butler.
Bates Jamieson: Hmm. I don't like it. 'Master Bates' just feels... wrong.
Bob Tree: Indeed.
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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Albinoni's Adagio
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Performed by Vincent Mai
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18 November 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As a reviewer was commenting Tom Green has never been known to do good movies lol, that being said, I actually saw this movie, and I can say the he can actually act, well at least in this movie, as usual Brooke shields looks good and acts good, I couldn't believe it considering all the movies that tom green has done, and its been crap all due respect and disgusting, after seeing him in this movie I take a different opinion after seeing him. Tom green he's not just one dimensional he has different characters and I think he finally found a character he can relate to in this movie it does not come out fake or anything like that, it come out natural. I can't believe I am going to say this but he and Brooke Shields in this movie look cute together LOL, i still can't believe I am saying that. anyways if you are switching channels, or whatever you just happen to run into this movie give it a shot, its really not bad at all...........................


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