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Tooth Fairy (2010)

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A bad deed on the part of a tough minor-league hockey player results in an unusual sentence: He must serve one week as a real-life tooth fairy.

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Derek Thompson is 'The Tooth Fairy,' a hard-charging minor league hockey player whose nickname comes from his habit of separating opposing players from their bicuspids. When Derek discourages a youngster's hopes, he's sentenced to one week's hard labor as a real tooth fairy, complete with the requisite tutu, wings and magic wand. At first, Derek "can't handle the tooth" - bumbling and stumbling as he tries to furtively wing his way through strangers' homes...doing what tooth fairies do. But as Derek slowly adapts to his new position, he begins to rediscover his own forgotten dreams Written by 20th Century Fox

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You can't handle the tooth. See more »


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Rated PG for mild language, some rude humor and sports action | See all certifications »

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22 January 2010 (USA)  »

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Hada por accidente  »

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Budget:

$48,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$14,010,409 (USA) (24 January 2010)

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$60,022,256 (USA)
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Trivia

This was Billy Crystal's first live-action movie role in eight years since Analyze That (2002). See more »

Goofs

When Derek and Randy are playing cards, Derek's cards change position/cards. See more »

Quotes

Derek Thompson: You can't handle the Tooth! And that's the Tooth, the whole Tooth and nothing but the Tooth! I pledge allegiance to the Tooth.
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Crazy Credits

During the first set of ending credits, we see an epilogue of Derek playing hockey in a new team. Lily and Jerry (disguised) are in the audience. In order to take a better look at the game, Jerry shrinks himself and gets on the puck. He uses a cat horn to send the goalie away, and Derek's team wins. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.80 (2010) See more »

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DON'T YOU FORGET ABOUT ME
Written by Keith Forsey and Steve Schiff (as Steve W. Schiff)
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Cute. Funny. Formulaic.
14 August 2010 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

This is a cute film. I enjoyed it. I think it did what it was supposed to do, it made me laugh and was easy to watch. One of the few bad things I have to say about it is that it's formulaic, a little long and you know what the outcome will be before it gets there. Regardless of that, Dwayne, Julie, Billy and the English fellow do their part to make the film worth while, while Ms. Judd and the child actors make the story come together. There's a fair amount of whimsy and reality which makes it great for children and adults who are children at heart, the little cameo by Seth Macfarlane doesn't hurt either. All it in all it's not the best, but it's not the worst.


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