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Employee of the Month (2006)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 6 October 2006 (USA)
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A slacker competes with a repeat winner for the "Employee of the Month" title at work, in order to gain the affections of a new female employee.

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Slacker Zack Bradley works as a box boy at Super Club, a warehouse club store. It is the lowest in the job hierarchy at the store. He doesn't work very hard at his job, and along with some of his fellow employee friends treats the store like his playground. Regardless, he is well liked by most of the other employees. He used to be hard working, when he was developing a dot com, but he lost all his and his grandmother's money in the process. As such, he decided not to take any risks in life while he now lives with her so as to provide her with what he considers at least a more reliable life. On the other extreme is Vince Downey, who lords an air of superiority over his fellow employees as the store's head cashier. He lives to be the store's best employee solely so that he can be named Employee of the Month, which he has been named seventeen months in a row. If he is named Employee of the Month for a record eighteenth time in a row, he will be rewarded with entrance into the ... Written by Huggo

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

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$12,000,000 (estimated)

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$11,407,751 (USA) (6 October 2006)

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$28,435,406 (USA) (22 November 2006)
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Trivia

Eva Longoria appeared as a Super Club employee named Lily, in a scene filmed as an alternate opening deleted from the theatrical release. The scene is found in the "Special Features" section of the DVD. See more »

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In one scene near the beginning of the movie (when Zack is skating around), there are Turbo Tax software packages on display for sale in the store. This movie is set at the end of October/early November and Turbo Tax isn't sold until the beginning of January. See more »

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Vince: I realize that you don't care about your job, but I do.
Zack: And I want to thank you for caring about my job, really.
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possibly the worst film of all time, certainly the worst comedy
16 July 2007 | by See all my reviews

i wasn't expecting much from this film and me and my friends really only went to see it out of boredom, and to be honest i would rather have stayed at home. Not only is every single character annoying and over the top, only two of them managed to make me laugh and it was only for a split second. This was not just my opinion, many of the people walked out and many people including myself were shouting their poor opinion of this 'film'. The story line is pathetic in every single sense, the whole idea of a scanning items competition? I know comedy isn't meant to be taken seriously but who thinks up an idea like that

If you have a mental age of over five and you have seen a film better than 'the Hamilton's's' you will not enjoy this film, trust me you will not - it is not funny, the characters are completely pathetic the storyline is weak and barely visible and Jessica Simpson is not the only person here who cannot act,

i am not being dramatic, 1/10 i believe is a fair score

of course this is just my opinion if you want to prove me wrong go ahead, but you will regret it


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