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Jack and Jill (I) (2011)

 -  Comedy  -  11 November 2011 (USA)
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Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave.

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Jack Sadelstein is a successful advertising executive in Los Angeles with a beautiful wife and kids, who dreads one event each year: the Thanksgiving visit of his identical twin sister Jill. Jill's neediness and passive-aggressiveness is maddening to Jack, turning his normally tranquil life upside down. Written by Columbia Pictures

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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His twin sister is coming for the holidays... ...and it ain't pretty. See more »

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for crude material including suggestive references, language and comic violence | See all certifications »

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11 November 2011 (USA)  »

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The Weird Personality  »

Box Office

Budget:

$79,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$25,003,575 (USA) (11 November 2011)

Gross:

$74,158,157 (USA) (24 February 2012)
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Was originally rated PG by the MPAA for "crude and sexual humor, language, comic violence and brief smoking" but was amended to "crude material including suggestive references, language and comic violence." See more »

Goofs

The rear view mirrors have been removed from Jack's Escalade and Felipe's truck. See more »

Quotes

Gary Sadelstein: What are you gonna wear Daddy... in hell?
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Crazy Credits

After the credits, one member of the previously shown twins conducts a sight gag. He 'inflates' his stomach to a noticeably larger size. He than pantomimes using a large pin to 'pop' his stomach, deflating it to normal size. See more »

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Referenced in Someone Has to Review It!: Blended (2014) See more »

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Pulling Teeth
27 November 2011 | by (LONG ISLAND, NY) – See all my reviews

First Im a big Adam Sandler and of course I like Al but this is the worst movie I've seen since Howard The Duck!!! I wont even begin to get into it but there are so many points in the movie that you just want to scream for how boring it is and how its not funny at all- They Tried waaaayyy too hard !! Heres the worst part, the movie started at 11:55pm and I was walking back to my car at 1:37AM if you include the previews this movie was less than 1 1/2 hours but it felt like 2 1/2 hours. Stay away from this movie, don't even Red Box it - I've lost complete respect for Adam and Al on this one. There are 2 - 4 funny scenes in the movie but you quickly forget them.

Awful is an understatement.


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