For newlyweds Carl and Molly Peterson, life can't get any sweeter as they begin anew to settle down into married life. With a nice house and established careers in tow, nothing seems to get in their way. However, Carl is about find out just how much friendship means when Dupree, his best friend has been displaced from his home and fired from his job because of attending their wedding. Taking his friend in, what Carl and Molly are about to experience is that the fine line between a few days and whatever else is after, can be a lot more than they bargained for. Especially when their friend overstays his welcome in far too many ways than he should. Written by
Two's company. Dupree's a crowd.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for sexual content, brief nudity, crude humor, language and a drug reference
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14 July 2006 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Tres son multitud
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Opening Weekend: $32,196
(17 November 2006)
(24 November 2006)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Donald Fagen and Walter Becker, of the popular 70's band Steely Dan, addressed a letter to Owen Wilson's brother, actor Luke Wilson, on their blog with claims that the idea of "You, Me and Dupree" was stolen from their song, "Cousin Dupree". (Lyrics to "Cousin Dupree" can also be found on their website.) Only the name Dupree and the possibly that Cousin Dupree and that Wilson's character Dupree both may have slept on a couch seem to be common links in their claims. See more
When Carl comes home to find Dupree playing baseball, the driveway is on the right side of the house. Throughout the rest of the movie, it is on the left. See more
Make yourself at home. Molly and I are... Well, we're going to go upstairs and take care of some stuff.
Well hey, hey, hey, hey. Listen, we're all adults here. You're newlyweds. Making love's a big part of that. You're supposed to explore each other. I get it. Come on. If this situation's gonna work, we've got to be honest with each other. Now, go on. Enjoy yourselves. I'm not going to listen. Hump away. Go on, get out of here. Good night.
(Spoiler) At the end of the credits, Lance Armstrong
is shown reading Dupree's book and wondering aloud how to pronounce his "ness" name. See more
Written by Sade
(as Helen Adu), Ray St. John
Performed by Sade
Courtesy of Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd./Epic Records
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