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The R.M. (2003)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Family  -  31 January 2003 (USA)
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Jared Phelps (Kirby Heyborne) has completed two years of full-time missionary service for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. His mission president has promised him that he ... See full summary »

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Jared Phelps
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Basketball Player
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Kori Swenson
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Kelly Powers
Tracy Ann Evans ...
Emma Phelps
Merrill Dodge ...
Brigham Phelps
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Dewey
Maren Ord ...
Sariah Phelps
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Humu
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Defense Attorney
Wally Joyner ...
Brother Colin Jensen
Jericho Road ...
Prison Band
Gary Crowton ...
Bishop Andrews
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Good Samaritan
Larry H. Miller ...
Car Dealer
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Jared Phelps (Kirby Heyborne) has completed two years of full-time missionary service for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. His mission president has promised him that he will be blessed for his service, and he thinks he has it all worked out. His girlfriend has waited for him. His boss promised that he could have his old job back, and he has already sent his application to BYU. Everything that can go wrong does go wrong. His girlfriend dumps him. His losses his job, and he isn't accepted to BYU. Then, it gets even worse, and he has to decide if choosing the right is worth all the trouble. Written by Erin Howarth

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A film about choosing the right...when everything goes wrong. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Family

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Rated PG for some thematic elements
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31 January 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Returned Missionary  »

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Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$130,352 (USA) (31 January 2003)

Gross:

$1,111,615 (USA) (26 September 2003)
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Trivia

When Jared first finds out Molly's fiancĂ©'s name, he says, "His name's Kirby? That's not a even a name." The actor who plays Jared is named Kirby. See more »

Goofs

The crew and equipment are highly visible in the jewelry store where every wall is covered with mirrors. See more »

Quotes

Brigham: You're not just an RM, you're an LDS RM, who's trained at the MTC who became a DL a ZL, and an AP, who was promised long ago by his bishop through a PPI after BYC that someday he'd be the EQP. I smell GA!
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No animals were harmed in the making of this film...except for that dog - stupid dog! See more »

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References ...And Justice for All. (1979) See more »

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Give Said The Little Stream
Words by Fanny J. Crosby
Music by William B. Bradbury
Arranged and Performed by Matt Harding
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Truer than it SHOULD be!
13 December 2003 | by (Orem, UT) – See all my reviews

This movie is silly, ridiculous... and a bit more true than we would like to think! I just got back from serving a mission in Texas and found the movie HILARIOUS. Of course it is stupid, so was Single's Ward... but I laughed out loud the whole time. My family DID move while I was gone (of course, they TOLD me), my parents were confused until right at the end as to when I was coming home (My mother was CONVINCED I should be home in March when I came home the end of April!) and I feel like adjusting to the "real world" has been among the hardest things I have ever done! I guess I like it so much because I relate to it. I think that this one is actually MUCH funnier than Single's Ward, though I liked Single's Ward soundtrack more. Over all, The R.M. was just stupid... and I loved every minuet of it.


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