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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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A movie that proves your never too old to come of age. See more »

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

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

The large white metal dividers in J.P.'s home with the repeating square and circle motif can also be seen as office decor when RenĂ©e Zellweger enters the "Now" magazine offices near the end of Down with Love (2003). See more »

Goofs

In the beginning when Alex is getting evicted the man packing in the kitchen is clearly seen placing the coffee pot into a box, and in the next shot he picks the coffee pot up off the counter and puts it into the box again. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Josh: [playing video game] Fuck! Stop hitting me!
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The Opening and closing credits were based on the game "Galaga" See more »

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References The Legend of Zelda (1986) See more »

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Meantime
Written by David Craig, Barry Hyde, David Hyde & Ross Millard
Performed by The Futureheads
Courtesy of Sire Records
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This film would have sucked had Sandler been in it
15 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

One of the funniest movies beginning to end that I've seen in a very very long time. Allen Covert did a REMARKABLE job writing this film, and It's easy to see where Sandler really gets his material from. Nick Swardson (Terry the gay male prostitute from Reno 911) was absolutely hilarious. Linda Cardellini (ER) was great too... I don't know how many women in the gaming industry are as cute as she is - but - it was great to see her in something as funny as Grandma's Boy after seeing her every week on ER for the last couple years. Having exposure to gamers - a couple of whom are testers, I don't think this flick could have been *much* more accurate. Overall - I LOVED this movie. Start to finish it just got progressively funnier. GOOD JOB MR. COVERT!


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