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Grandma's Boy (2006)

R  |   |  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 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)  »

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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

Elements of J.P.s character were loosely based on Cliffy B., Designer of Gears of War. Additionally, Mr. Cheezle is loosely based on David Perry who is responsible for games such as Earthworm Jim. See more »

Goofs

When Jeff is sitting in the kitchen listening to Grace talking about 'giving Charlie Chaplin a hand-job', the punk chick with the foot-high Mohawk is walking by in the background with her boyfriend in netted arm-stockings. When the camera pans back to Jeff, they can be seen walking by almost in the same spot again. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Josh: [playing video game] Fuck! Stop hitting me!
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During the Happy Madison logo, the old man (actually Adam Sandler's late father, Stanley) instead of saying his usual "Terrific!", says "Oh, boy..." See more »

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Apartment 223
Written by Kutmasta Kurt (as Kurt Matlin) & Kool Keith (as Keith Thornton)
Performed by Kool Keith (as Dr. Dooom)
Courtesy of Funky Ass Records
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Surprisingly funny
15 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you go into this movie expecting a sophisticated plot, dramatic characters, or heartfelt moments, you will be very, very disappointed. On the other hand, if you don't care whether a movie has a plot, as long as it's funny, Grandma's Boy will definitely satisfy. With plenty of stupid and silly moments (the Lara Croft scene is hilarious) and one-liners, most fans of "stupid humor" will enjoy themselves. If you're an uptight, stick-up-the-butt type, you will likely curse the day you saw it. Stay home and eat Cheetos if you take dumb comedies that seriously.

No, it's not perfect. The "robot" kid is freaking annoying, and some of the gross stuff feels forced. But ah...what are you gonna do? Better than watching another painful romantic comedy, right?


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