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Epic Movie (2007)

PG-13 | | Adventure, Comedy | 26 January 2007 (USA)
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A comedic satire of films that are large in scope, reputation and popularity.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Susan Pervertsky (as Faune Chambers)
Mr. Tumnus (as Hector Jimenez)


Four troubled orphans from four separate movie scenarios who are bound together in a wacky chocolate factory after receiving golden tickets to go on an 'epic adventure.' After they escape from the clutches of a very scary Willy Wonka they discover the magical world of 'Gnarnia' through an enchanted wardrobe. There they must seek the help of a randy lion, a hoard of mutants from the x academy, students of witchcraft and wizardry, funky swash-buckling pirates and a mischievous beaver to defeat the evil white bitch! Written by MovieMagic

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Adventure | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual humor, language and some comic violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

26 January 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bob Bailey  »

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Box Office


$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$18,612,544 (USA) (26 January 2007)


$39,737,645 (USA) (27 April 2007)

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Technical Specs


| (unrated)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


(At around 19 mins) In the first cut of the film, the woman who warns Lucy not to enter the wardrobe that leads to "Gnarnia" was completely naked. On the basis of that scene, the MPAA gave the film an R rating. However, the filmmakers had anticipated that the nudity might be an issue, and had filmed the scene where the actress was wearing a bikini. When they inserted that scene and the board reviewed the film again, they immediately changed its rating to PG-13. See more »


(at around 1h 6 mins) When Peter is with Mystique, they zoom in on her face to show her yellow eyes. After Peter's second request, her eyes are blue again for the next two zooms. After they show Peter drooling, Mystique's eyes are yellow again. See more »


[first lines]
Narrator: This is the story of four orphans brought together by fate. They didn't know it yet, but there was something more greater in store for them, something epic.
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Crazy Credits

Stay after the initial ending and you'll see: 1) A Michael Jackson Spoof 2) An Umpa-Loompa Song 3) A Special Prison Moment See more »


Referenced in Bad Movie Beatdown: Strange Wilderness (2013) See more »


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Written by Ali Dee (as Ali Theodore), Zach Danziger, Vincent Alfieri and Julian Davis
Performed by SWJ featuring Sizzle C
Courtesy of DeeTown Entertainment
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User Reviews

why do studios accept to make movies like this?!?
26 January 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

There is nothing original here whatsoever-same old big breast jokes, oral sex jokes; sloppy tongue-kissing, spoofing of movies not necessarily worth spoofing, and using the same old actors (i.e. Adam Campbell) from other horrible spoofing movies. It is disappointing to see that actors who have received some acclaim from both critics and the public alike have starred in this-the worst movie ever made-worse than Grease 2. And only a few minutes longer than a regular TV show except without interesting commercials, it is highway robbery to make anyone pay to see this half-baked movie where writers, producers, actors and directors have only put half an effort to do something that at least would be satisfactory. And half is giving them too much credit. Unfortunately for Kal Penn, Jennifer Coolidge, Faune A. Chambers and Crispin Glover (you waited for this movie to return to the big screen? where were you last couple of years? in detox?), I won't be running to the theatre any time soon to see one of their movies any time soon.

Studio decision-makers have to take a stand against these movies-and so does the industry. Pre-teens, teens and young adults have shown that they have interests in seeing well-written, acted, developed and intelligent movies. Don't take the easy way out to do these useless piece of junk.

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