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Grandma's Boy (2006)

 -  Comedy  -  6 January 2006 (USA)
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A 35 year old video game tester has to move in with his grandma and her two old lady roommates.

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When his roommate spends the rent money on Filipino hookers, Alex, a 35 year old video game tester has to find a new place to live. After an "encounter" with his friend's mom, Alex is forced to move in with his grandmother. Trying to save face with his younger co-workers, Alex says that "a really cute chick said I could sleep with her and her two crazy girlfriends" (meaning his grandmother and her two roommates). Written by epandzik23

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Sex. Drugs. Nakedness. Rude language... And proud of it! See more »

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Rated R for drug use and language throughout, strong crude and sexual humor, and nudity | See all certifications »

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6 January 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Nana's Boy  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,009,341 (USA) (6 January 2006)

Gross:

$6,088,249 (USA) (17 February 2006)
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Trivia

Alex is driving such a pile of garbage car because the production was running low on money when it came time to get a car for his character. See more »

Goofs

When Alex is talking to Dante on his Grandma's porch at the start of the house party, the DJ scene later during the party walks by twice. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Josh: [playing video game] Fuck! Stop hitting me!
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Crazy Credits

The Opening and closing credits were based on the game "Galaga" See more »

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Features Guilty Gear X2 (2003) See more »

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Can't Kick the Habit
Written by Chris Barron, Jeff Cohen & Joost Sweegers
Performed by The Spin Doctors (as Spin Doctors)
Courtesy of Ruff Nation Music
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Freaking hilarious
21 September 2007 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

One of the funniest movies I have ever seen, if not the funniest. As many others have said, this isn't highbrow comedy, but that doesn't make it any less enjoyable. The puns and gags are highly memorable, and there are a lot of lovable actors, many of which you wouldn't expect to see in a movie like this, which makes them even more entertaining.

Whenever my friends have a LAN, we have to watch this movie at least once, as most of them are game designers. Many people have said that the movie is unrealistic, but beyond the obvious physical and logistical deviations, the general attitude and behavior of the characters isn't too far off from what I see when I've been around my friends.

I can't believe anyone could rate this a 1. If you did, call the morgue, you are dead inside.


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