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Eight Crazy Nights (2002)

PG-13  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Drama  |  27 November 2002 (USA)
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Davey Stone, an alcoholic with a criminal record, is sentenced to community service under the supervision of an elderly referee. Davey is then faced with trying to reform and abandon his bad habits.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Davey / Whitey / Eleanore / Deer (voice)
Jennifer (voice) (as Jackie Titone)
Benjamin (voice)
Mayor (voice)
Chinese Waiter / Narrator (voice)
Judge (voice)
Tom Baltezor (voice)
Victoria's Secret Gown (voice)
Radio Shack Walkie-Talkie (voice)
Foot Locker Guy (voice)
See's Candies Box (voice)
Panda Express Panda (voice) (as Kevin Farley)
Lari Friedman ...
Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Cup (voice)
Sharper Image Chair (voice)
K-B Toys Soldier (voice)


Adam Sandler invites you to share some holiday cheer in the new, no-holds-barred musical comedy Adam Sandler's 8 Crazy Nights. Davey Stone, a 33-year old party animal, finds himself in trouble with the law after his wild ways go too far. In keeping with the holiday spirit, the judge gives Davey one last chance at redemption-spend the holiday performing community service as the assistant referee for the youth basketball league or go to jail. Davey thinks he's gotten off easy until he meets Whitey Duvall, the eccentric, elf-like head referee. The mismatch between Whitey's good heart and never-ending optimism and Davey's constant troublemaking soon have them both wondering if going to jail wouldn't have been easier! In this new, full-length animated feature about basketball, old girlfriends, holiday spirits, and the mall, Adam Sandler voices the three lead characters of Whitey, Davey, and Whitey's fraternal twin sister Eleanore! Written by Anonymous

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It's naughty. It's nice. It's animated. See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

27 November 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$9,434,175 (USA) (27 November 2002)


$23,443,124 (USA) (3 January 2003)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Carmen Filpi's last film. See more »


When Davie's house is burning, he takes an envelope, and puts it in his right side pocket. When Eleanore reprimands him for stealing something, the envelope is in his left pocket. See more »


Whitey: [now covered in excrement] The worst has happened: I'm covered in human feces...
Davey: That's a good look for you, but how about is that I should probably spray you off?
[Davey sprays on Whitey with a hose. Whitey is now frozen]
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Crazy Credits

At the start when the Columbia Pictures logo appears it is Eleanore, then it magically changes to the usual statue. See more »


Referenced in Patriot Act: A Jeffrey Ross Home Movie (2005) See more »


The Chanukah Song Part 3
Written by Adam Sandler, Lou Morton, Ian Maxtone-Graham, Robert Smigel, Jonathan Loughran,
David Dorfman and Steven Koren
Produced by Adam Sandler, Allen Covert and Brooks Arthur
Performed by Adam Sandler and The Chanukah Choir
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8 wasted dollars
5 December 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

People on this site are complaining that people who don't like it are simply upset because they don't like it's stupid or gross humor. I am here to dispell that fallacy. The very vulgar Baseketball is a work of art in my opinion. I cracked up at the obscenity-laden Jay and Silent Bob strike back. The brainless Kung Pow brought tears of laughter to my eyes. Even a lot of Sandler's jokes and songs on his CD's are pretty funny. The reason I can't stand this movie is not because of the nature of the jokes, it's because it's a terrible movie! When leaving the feature (sadly I witnessed the whole thing) I apologized to the people I went with for picking it. Next we conversed on how hard it must be to make a movie that bad. I really wish I trusted my instinct to walk out during the opening sequence. Those were 90 something minutes I could have done something infinitely more entertaining and time-efficient, like relaced shoes, walked in circles, stared at a wall, etc...

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