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My Spy (2008)
"My Mom's New Boyfriend" (original title)

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Henry Durand is a young federal agent who is given a difficult assignment: spy on his mother and her boyfriend who is suspected of leading a gang of art thieves.

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Storyline

Henry is a young FBI agent. During a three-year absence from his home in Shreveport, his mother Marty loses more than 100 pounds, looks great, and to Henry's embarrassment, has become a party animal. Within a day of Henry's returning home with his fiancée, Emily, who's an FBI profiler, Marty meets Tommy, a suave foreigner. He's posing as a consultant, but he's an international art thief, in town to steal "Mother and Son," a Bernini sculpture. Henry is detailed to head a team keeping his mom's new boyfriend under surveillance. Love, law enforcement, and filial devotion are set to collide. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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To catch a thief, Henry Durand must do the unthinkable. Spy on his mother. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, language, some violence and drug material | See all certifications »

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30 April 2008 (Spain)  »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Meg Ryan plays the mother to Colin Hanks' character. Colin is the real life son of Tom Hanks, who co-starred with Meg Ryan in 3 movies. See more »

Goofs

When Henry first talks with Enrico on the front lawn, the police car's position changes from being alongside Enrico's to being behind it. See more »

Quotes

Tommy Lucero: So... Am I gonna see you again?
Martha Durand: That all depends on you.
Tommy Lucero: Oh, Marty, what's going on?
Martha Durand: Nothing. I'll see myself in.
Tommy Lucero: Oh, come on. Come on! Marty, what's wrong with you? Come on!
Martha Durand: I don't know who you think you are,coming into people's lives and making them fall in love with you like it's some kind of big, sick game.
Tommy Lucero: What are you talking about?
Martha Durand: Oh, you know exactly what I am talking about.
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A montage of crew candids, behind-the-scenes footage, and outtakes accompanies the closing credits. See more »

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Tango Apasionado
Written by Larry Groupé
Published by Network Production Music Publishing (BMI)
Courtesy of Killer Tracks
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Embarrassing
7 August 2008 | by (Turkey) – See all my reviews

What a cheap movie. I can't believe Meg Ryan's performance and Banderas' too. Meg Ryan's face became a female joker (Jack Nicholson's joker). She said she went to Tibet i read Kuran etc. and said she understood reason of life is a fun. What a stupid and cheap philosophy. This movie and movies like this movie say to people 'You are stupid and we have money from that'. Can I explain? . Morals are so bad too. Comedy is bad, drama is bad, performances are bad, story is too bad, disgusting director. This movie just spent my time and makes me angry. I wanna say too much things but my English is not good. greetings from turkey.


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