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Two Tickets to Paradise (2006)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  6 April 2006 (USA)
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Three guys on the verge of forty begin to realize all the best things in their lives happened before they were twenty. A spontaneous road trip adventure gives them a chance to balance the ledger.

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Cast

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Mark
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Billy McGriff
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Stan
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Hooter Girl
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Dancer On Bar
Brian Hayes Currie ...
Collector (as Brian Currie)
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Janice
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Scalper
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Jennifer
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Barbosa
Tristan Gretzky ...
Hayden
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Melville
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Mark's Dad
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Jason Klein
Dutch Hofstetter ...
Young Mark
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Storyline

Mark, McGriff and Jason are three high school buddies whose glory days are long gone and are still stuck in their small Pennsylvania hometown. To break free and escape their much too ordinary lives, they embark on a cross-country road trip to the College Football Championship Bowl. The journey takes them through hilarious twists and turns, boozing and misbehaving every step of the way. Throughout the wild adventure, they discover the most important thing in this crazy, uncertain world is friendship. Written by D.B. Sweeney

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Good Friends...Good Times...Great Seats!

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Rated R for language including crude sexual references, and some drug use | See all certifications »
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$1,750,000 (estimated)
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D.B. Sweeney was inspired to make this movie after visiting a friend who was a New York Firefighter that had survived the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Sweeney suggested to his friend that going to see a movie might cheer him up, and the friend replied, "They don't make movies for guys like me anymore." See more »

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The car in which the friends travel is shown with Pennsylvania license plates in both front and back. Pennsylvania is a state which only issues/requires license plates on the rear of the vehicle. See more »

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References Dragnet (1951) See more »

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Ride of a Lifetime
Written by Jaret Reddick & Zac Malloy
Performed by Bowling for Soup
Courtesy of Jive Records
By Arrangement with Sony/BMG Music Entertainment
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The Cadillac of buddy films

I attended the Tremblant film festival in Canada recently. A film written, directed and starring D.B. Sweeney was premiering. Walking in to the theater I expected to just walk in and sit down, but who do I see? The man himself D.B. Sweeney in the flesh. I told him that I had come from SF to see his movie and he gave me a big handshake and a smile. He's a very approachable nice guy. He took the time to chat with me for a few minutes before the show. I won't give away any of the film, but I will say this. Poignant, insightful, funny, and my girlfriend cried at the end. The Cadillac of buddy films straight from the heart and soul of a great guy. Great title too. SUPPORT THIS FILM!


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