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Meet the Fockers (2004)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 22 December 2004 (USA)
All hell breaks loose when the Byrnes family meets the Focker family for the first time.

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Having given permission to male nurse Greg Focker to marry his daughter, ex-CIA man Jack Byrnes and his wife travel to Miami to Greg's parents, who this time around are Mr. and Mrs. Focker, who are as different from them as can be. As asked in the first movie, what sort of people name their son Gaylord M. Focker? Written by Uber Minion

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

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$80,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,908,934 (Australia) (24 December 2004)

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$279,167,575 (USA) (29 April 2005)
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The flight attendant, Kali Rocha, is the same actress from Meet the Parents (2000). That is why Greg gives her an odd look when she offers to take his bag and be helpful. See more »

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Quotes

Jack Byrnes: Officer, do you mind telling me why you're arresting these men?
Officer LeFlore: Oh, mercy. It just gets better and better. This is none of your business, looky-loo!
Jack Byrnes: At ease, son. Put down the taser.
[pulls ID out]
Jack Byrnes: Jack Byrnes, C.I.A.
Officer LeFlore: C.I... what?
[looks at the ID]
Officer LeFlore: It says here you're retired. What are you gonna show me next, your AARP card.
Jack Byrnes: Now you listen to me, and you listen good...
Bernie Focker: What's he doing?
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Crazy Credits

During the credits, Jack is seen watching the tapings of his secret camera, this was also done in the first movie when he watched Greg, this time he sees all of the Fockers in the camera. Also, this time, Greg realizes he's on-camera, and he has some fun at Jack's expense before revealing he's onto the surveillance. See more »

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Guerrillero
Written by Justin Poree, Asdrubal Sierra, William Abers (as Willy Abers), Raul Pacheco (as Raul Pacheco, Jr.), Ulises Bella, Jose Espinosa, Jiro Yamaguchi, Robert Power, David Hidalgo, Louie Perez (as Louis Perez), Andy Mendoza
Performed by Ozomatli
Courtesy of Interscope Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Very Hilarious Sequel – Be Ready for a Non-Stop Laughing Mode
11 November 2005 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

In this very hilarious sequel, Gaylord Myron Focker (Ben Stiller), his pregnant fiancée Pamela Byrnes (Teri Polo), his future father-in-law and retired CIA agent Jack Byrnes (Robert De Niro) and his future mother-in-law Dina Byrnes (Blythe Danner) travel to Florida to visit Greg's parents, Bernie Focker (Dustin Hoffman) and the sex-therapist Roz Focker (Barbra Streisand). The dispute between the "Focker-ized" and very "Zen" family and the rigid and paranoid Jack Byrnes made me burst in a "non-stop laughing" mode not only along the movie, but also after, recalling the funny scenes and gags. The talent of Ben Stiller and Robert De Niro as comedians is very well-known by the audiences, but Dustin Hoffman surprised me how funny he is. Barbra Streisand is also excellent, and the jokes with the English word "Focker" are great. For my surprise, there are IMDb users that hated this movie, probably bitter people without sense of humor that unfortunately we stumble in our lives. If the reader of my simple review wants to laugh, see this movie. My vote is eight.

Title (Brazil): "Entrando Numa Fria Maior Ainda" (a slang, that means "Getting into a Bigger Trouble")


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