MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,141 this week

Stealing Harvard (2002)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  13 September 2002 (USA)
5.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.1/10 from 10,791 users   Metascore: 25/100
Reviews: 91 user | 51 critic | 25 from Metacritic.com

A middle-class man turns to a life of crime in order to finance his niece's first year at Harvard University.

Director:

Writers:

(story), (story), 1 more credit »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 titles
created 30 May 2011
 
a list of 23 titles
created 05 Jun 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 28 May 2012
 
a list of 31 titles
created 16 Mar 2013
 
a list of 23 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Stealing Harvard" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Stealing Harvard (2002)

Stealing Harvard (2002) on IMDb 5.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Stealing Harvard.
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

An unemployed cartoonist moves back in with his parents and younger brother Freddy. When his parents demand he leave, he begins to spread rumors that his father is sexually abusing Freddy.

Director: Tom Green
Stars: Tom Green, Rip Torn, Marisa Coughlan
Orange County (2002)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A guidance counselor mistakenly sends out the wrong transcripts to Stanford University under the name of an over-achieving high schooler.

Director: Jake Kasdan
Stars: Colin Hanks, Jack Black, Schuyler Fisk
The Tom Green Show (1994–1996)
Comedy | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A comedy show featuring tom green with random sketches

Stars: Tom Green, Glenn Humplik, Derek Harvie
Subway Monkey Hour (TV Movie 2002)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Tom Green causes havoc in the country who brought us Godzilla & sushi.

Director: Tom Green
Stars: Tom Green
Shred (Video 2008)
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

Max and Eddy are washed up pro snowboarders from the '90s who ruined their careers with reckless behavior. Working as lift operators at Stubby Peaks, they decide to start a snowboard camp/... See full summary »

Director: David Mitchell
Stars: Tom Green, Dave England, Jason Bothe
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

It's about Tom green smelling smelly stuff and Tyler curtis Duncan was an extra in it.

Stars: Tom Green, Phil Giroux, Derek Harvie
A Guy Thing (2003)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A soon-to-be husband wakes up on the morning after his bachelor party in bed with another woman.

Director: Chris Koch
Stars: Jason Lee, Julia Stiles, Selma Blair
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
Director: David Mitchell
Stars: Tom Green, Dave England, Jason Bothe
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

It's about Tom green baking a cake well singing the real slim shady dressed as fonzie on the right side of him and riddler on the left and Tyler curtis Duncan was an extra in it.

Stars: Tom Green, Glenn Humplik, Phil Giroux
Virgin High (1991)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

A girl gets in trouble with her parents for allegedly fooling around with her boyfriend, and they send her to a catholic girls' high school. There she finds that one of the students (... See full summary »

Director: Richard Gabai
Stars: Richard Gabai, Tracy Dali, Burt Ward
Drawing Flies (1996)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A young man, with the help of his unsuspecting roommates, hikes through the Canadian wilderness in search of Sasquatch.

Directors: Matthew Gissing, Malcolm Ingram
Stars: Jason Lee, Renée Humphrey, Jason Mewes
Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Joel Hodgson
Stars: Morwenna Banks, Melissa Samuels, Nick Bakay
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Honorable Emmett Cook
...
...
...
Uncle Jack
Zeus ...
Rex
Ken Magee ...
Butcher
...
Liquor Store Clerk
Mary Gillis ...
Duff's Mom
Bruce McCulloch ...
Fidio the Lawyer
Edit

Storyline

A man turns to a life of crime to pay for his niece's tuition for her first year at a prestigious university. His girlfriend also wants him to pay $30,000 for the down payment on a house; and his buddy is a bad influence on him. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Their intentions were honorable. Their methods were criminal. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual humor, language and drug references | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 September 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Say Uncle  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,041,521 (USA) (13 September 2002)

Gross:

$13,973,532 (USA) (18 October 2002)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Leslie Mann cries during sex. See more »

Goofs

After Duff makes an offer on the house, he slams down the telephone handset so hard that we hear it "ping". The phone is a digital model and would not have a bell inside. See more »

Quotes

David Loach: Why is anybody talking?
See more »

Crazy Credits

There's several minutes of outtakes after all the credits. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Eulogy (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Everything You Want
Written by Brooke Ramel and Johnny Pierce
Performed by Brooke Ramel
Courtesy of Kid Gloves Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Great brainless comedy
6 July 2003 | by (Ottawa, Canada) – See all my reviews

Been reading some of the other reviews of this movie, and I'm not sure what these other people were looking for, but this is supposed to be a screwball comedy, not anything more.

The majority of the bad comments had one element in common: they hate Tom Green. Well I can't change their mind about Tom Green, but Tom Green doesn't really play a big role in this movie -- at best he's a major supporting role. Make no mistake, Jason Lee really is the one carrying this movie, so if you detest Tom Green, don't worry. And Tom Green really is quite understated in this movie compared to how lunatic he really can get.

One storyline they could've expanded on were Megan Mullally, playing Jason Lee's slutty older sister, and Leslie Mann, playing Lee's uptight fiance. These two had detest each other dynamic going which would've been fun to watch if they interacted with each other more.

So for all of those recommending that you give this movie a pass, I say ignore them. Just come with the right frame of mind, this is not a supposed to be Shakespeare, just check your brain at the door, and enjoy.


10 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Funniest Moments In The Movie? eminemfan20
I actually liked it. JBNewman
tom green and jason lee amazing dave_grohl
Tom Green's Speech Outside The Beer Store toothpaste100
Jason Leigh Doesn't Save This Mishap Tregfilms
Song RoodyMan
Discuss Stealing Harvard (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?