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What Happens in Vegas (2008)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  9 May 2008 (USA)
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A man and a woman are compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a couple for a limited period of time. At stake is a large amount of money.

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Set in Sin City, story revolves around two people who discover they've gotten married following a night of debauchery, with one of them winning a huge jackpot after playing the other's quarter. Unhappy pair try to undermine each other and get their hands on the money -- falling in love along the way. Written by Marisa_Gabriella

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judge | jackpot | wedding | lawyer | hotel | See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual and crude content, and language,including a drug reference | See all certifications »

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9 May 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Locura de amor en Las Vegas  »

Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£1,263,093 (UK) (9 May 2008)

Gross:

$80,276,912 (USA) (12 September 2008)
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In the UK and Australia, the DVD was the first film to include a Digital Copy with it. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Joy and Jack race to the counselor's office, Joy's hair clearly changes from just a hot mess to a hot mess looking afro. See more »

Quotes

Judge R. D. Whopper: [referring to Jack and Joy] Gay people aren't ruining the sanctity of marriage, you people are!
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Referenced in Melissa & Joey: What Happens in Jersey...: Part 1 (2013) See more »

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A very funny movie!!!
13 May 2008 | by (Uruguay) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie today and I can say it's a very funny movie. Surely, isn't the next Oscar winner, but it's a very enjoyable movie that can make you laugh and laugh for like 2 hours. The actors are very good on their roles and let's be sincere: Ashton Kutcher IS funny! And Cameron Diaz make it funnier even if she's not so funny if she don't have good actors working with her. If you like love comedies you should see this movie, but if you are looking something more brainy...keep walking. Give it a chance! You won't regret. And keep an eye on the secondary roles, because they are as great as the main characters. I hope they work together again as soon as possible,meanwhile I want the DVD release!


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