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Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  January 2003 (USA)
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Hollywood's Pauly Shore loses everything, fakes his own death, and gets caught!

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Michael Madsen's Girl
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Pauly Look-A-Like Contestant
Adam Barnhardt ...
Lawrence
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Cop #4
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A.J. Benza
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Tourist #2
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Bucky From Kentucky
Julia Brox ...
Springer Girl #2
Julie Bruce ...
Tourist #9 in Van
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Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a dead famous comedian appears who tells Pauly to kill himself cause he'll go down as a comedic genius who died before his time. Pauly then fakes his own death, and the media goes crazy. Celebrities are talking about him on MTV and girls are fighting over him on Jerry Springer. It's everything that he wanted...his plan worked. A week or so later the LAPD is tipped off about his whereabouts and they break down the door of the seedy motel room that he's hiding out in and throw him in LA County's celebrity wing. Written by Ciaran O'Shea

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Hollywood will never be the same.

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Rated R for language, sexual content and some drug references | See all certifications »

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You'll Never Wiez in This Town Again  »

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Trivia

Entirely funded by Pauly Shore. See more »

Goofs

When Pauly and Kirk are driving through Los Angeles a billboard promoting the movie Red Planet is seen in the background. This scene is taking place in 1997, "Red Planet" wasn't released until 2000. See more »

Quotes

Pauly Shore: Is there a part in there for me? Hey, is there a part in there for me?
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Crazy Credits

During the end credits, Tom Sizemore leaves a nice message on Pauly's answering machine. See more »

Connections

References Bio-Dome (1996) See more »

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Mood Track Number 1,2,3
Written and Performed by Andrew Grush (as Andy Grush)
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18 February 2004 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

Yeah i know its not cool these days to like pauly shore but who gives a flying crap, this is a great movie, hilarious story, jokes great cameos and pauly coming to grips with not being the wiezel anymore is hilarious.

A great movie, cast, story, i hope he decides to write and direct more stuff, he is pretty good at it


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