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Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 24 March 2005 (USA)
After Cheryl Frasier and Stan Fields are kidnapped, Gracie goes undercover in Las Vegas to find them.

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Storyline

Because of the notoriety she gained from the Miss United States pageant, Gracie Hart's life as an undercover FBI agent is over. In addition, Agent Eric Matthews broke off their relationship which she did not take well. Begrudgingly on the advice her boss Director Harry McDonald, Gracie decides to become the FBI's media relations officer. Ten months later with the assistance of style coach Joel Meyers and a best selling book behind her about her experience, Gracie becomes a designer-clad media darling and the made-up face of the FBI. The new Gracie is the exact opposite of Agent Sam Fuller, a woman who, like Gracie before her pageant experience, has deep seated anger issues. The two do not get along, but that doesn't stop McDonald from assigning Sam to be Gracie's bodyguard. The two are sent to Las Vegas when Gracie's friend, reigning Miss United States Cheryl Frasier, and the long time Miss United States pageant host Stan Fields are kidnapped there. At the FBI's Las Vegas field office... Written by Huggo

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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Rated PG-13 for sex-related humor | See all certifications »

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24 March 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Miss Congeniality 2  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$45,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$14,043,215, 27 March 2005, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$48,478,006, 7 July 2005

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$101,393,569, 17 April 2006
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Trivia

On May 11, 2004, while filming a scene outside Treasure Island on the Las Vegas strip, a severe sandstorm forced production to shut down for the night. See more »

Goofs

When Stan and Cheryl are being rescued from the sinking ship Stan grabs the tied up Cheryl and says he will not leave without her. She is supposed to have her hands tied behind her around a post, but Stan is able to pull her arm away from the post. You can see a rope around her wrist but she is not tied to her other hand. She quickly pulls it back behind her. You can see how tightly her hands are supposed to be tied behind her when they do the underwater scene of Gracie trying to untie her hands. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[FBI agents in a Jim & Dan's Fine Foods van on their way to the bank for a sting operation]
Clonsky: Hey Hart, can you give me Miss Arizona's number?
Gracie Hart: Why would I do that Clonsky?
Clonsky: Cause she needs a man in her life.
Gracie Hart: Yeah, where do you fit in?
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Crazy Credits

Save for the production logos, there are absolutely no opening credits, not even the movie's title. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Big Bang Theory: The Fish Guts Displacement (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

What Is Gossip
from Gossip (2000)
Written by Graeme Revell
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User Reviews

 
Funny, but not as great as the first.
15 March 2005 | by See all my reviews

I saw this movie at a special screening last night. While being a big fan of the first movie, I was fairly excited to see the second. After I saw it, I thought it was OK. Not as clever and original as the first, but still very entertaining. The second had a lot more laughs, slapstick, and funny bits...however I'd say it lacked in plot. EVERYTHING was predictable, and you knew what would happen the moment the movie started--not like in the first movie, which was more inventive and unpredictable to a certain degree.

Also, I was a bit disappointed with the cast (especially Benjamin Bratt not returning). Shatner, whom I looked forward to seeing, was hardly in it--so that was another disappointment. The other actors and actresses were OK. Sandra Bullock was great though, and she really held the film together with her comedic attitude. A 10 for her performance! Besides getting some very huge laughs from Diedrich Bader (who played Bullock's personal stylist),Shatner, and Sandra Bullock, there wasn't much else to offer in the acting department.

However I will say most of this movie was hilarious, even if it lacked in other things. I definitely recommend seeing it, as it will probably be the funniest movie of the year. If you're in the mood to see a very funny, laugh a minute-ride, you should definitely check it out in the theater! But don't get your hopes up for this being better than the first.


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