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My Name Is Bruce (2007)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  13 April 2007 (USA)
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B Movie Legend Bruce Campbell is mistaken for his character Ash from the Evil Dead trilogy and forced to fight a real monster in a small town in Oregon.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Taylor Sharpe ...
Mayor (as Ben McCain)
Timothy Patrick Quill ...
Frank (as Tim Quill)
Dirt Farmer
Logan Martin ...
Ali Akay ...
Ariel Badenhop ...
James J. Peck ...
Guan-Di / Cavealien Monster
Jen Brown ...
Petra (as Jennifer Brown)
Kurt Rauf ...
Michael Kallio ...
Hack Director / Annoyed Townie (as Mike Kallio)


Four teenage kids from the tiny mining town of Gold Lick vandalize a nineteenth-century cemetery of Chinese laborers when one of them disturbs a demon who's been guarding the souls of 100 workers killed in a cave-in. Jeff, the surviving teen, goes in search of his hero, over-the-hill B-movie star, Bruce Campbell. Jeff kidnaps the actor and brings him to Gold Lick to save the town. Bruce thinks it's a birthday treat engineered by his agent, so he plays along, humoring the townsfolk and chatting up Jeff's unimpressed mom. Bodies pile up as the demon slashes. What will the sorry, boozy Bruce do when he realizes that Guan-Di, the demon, is for real? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Kick some Ash See more »



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

13 April 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A nevem Bruce  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office


$1,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,432 (USA) (31 October 2008)


$173,066 (USA) (12 December 2008)

Company Credits

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


EASTER EGG: If you go to the Special Features section on the DVD and go to the section that contains "The Hard Truth", and click on the kid wearing the hat; You will get a message from Ellen Sandweiss. See more »


Near the end of the film there is a close up of the old Chinese man's bean curd with no spoon in it. But in the next shot when Kelly take it from him a spoon is there. See more »


Bruce Campbell: I gotta make a phone call. I'll be right back, don't do anything quaint until I return.
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Crazy Credits

Cutscenes from the movie while the McCain brothers (the Mayor and the sheriff) sing "The Legend of Guandi"; then, a new scene at the end of the credits. See more »


References King Kong (1976) See more »


Mom's Lifestyle Newsreel
Written by Curtis S.D. MacDonald
Performed by Curtis S.D. MacDonald
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Fun for the Fans..
14 April 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I too obtained a coveted pair of tickets to MNIB....

The plot is basically what it says---a town of goobers kidnaps Bruce Campbell & pins their hopes of defeating the monster thats killing off the town members using all his B-Movie beast killing knowledge etc....Bruce thinks it's a big joke...till the Bean Curd hits the fan!! very slapstick, cornball, digs all over him self as an actor

uses his old lines in new and inventive ways "...and maybe later honey, if your lucky I'll let you look at my BoomStick!" Anyone on the inside of these jokes will get it, love it and want more.... And those hard core haters who tear films to shreds will find plenty to hack on...But they wont get any fodder from me....just trust that if your a Bruce Campbell fan....your gonna buy it, and force your unwilling friends to watch it.

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