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Paul Blart: Mall Cop -- In Columbia Pictures' comedy Paul Blart: Mall Cop, Kevin James stars as the title character, a single, suburban dad, trying to make ends meet as a security officer at a New Jersey mall. Though no one else takes his job seriously, Paul considers himself on the front lines of safety. When a heist shuts down the megaplex, Jersey's most formidable mall cop will have to become a real cop to save the...
Paul Blart: Mall Cop -- When a shopping mall is overtaken by a gang of organized crooks, it's up to the a mild-mannered security guard to save the day.
Paul Blart: Mall Cop -- When a shopping mall is overtaken by a gang of organized crooks, it's up to the a mild-mannered security guard to save the day.
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Paul Blart: Mall Cop -- When a shopping mall is overtaken by a gang of organized crooks, it's up to the a mild-mannered security guard to save the day.


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Kevin James ... Paul Blart

Keir O'Donnell ... Veck Simms

Jayma Mays ... Amy

Raini Rodriguez ... Maya

Shirley Knight ... Mom

Stephen Rannazzisi ... Stuart

Peter Gerety ... Chief Brooks

Bobby Cannavale ... Cmdr. James Kent

Adam Ferrara ... Sergeant Howard

Jamal Mixon ... Leon

Adhir Kalyan ... Pahud

Erick Avari ... Vijay

Gary Valentine ... Karaoke Singer

Allen Covert ... Jerky Security Guy

Mike Vallely ... Rudolph

Mike Escamilla ... Blitzen
Jason Ellis ... Prancer

Jason Packham ... Comet

Rick Thorne ... Cupid
Victor T. Lopez ... Donner

Natascha Hopkins ... Vixen

Jackie Sandler ... Victoria's Secret Sales Associate
Mookie Barker ... Mr. Ferguson

Jackie Flynn ... Officer
Richie Minervini ... Bank Manager
Brie Hill Arbaugh ... Bank Teller (as Brie Arbaugh)
Bernie McInerney ... Old Man on Scooter

Steffiana De La Cruz ... Shopper with Kids (as Steffiana Dela Cruz)

Dylan Clark Marshall ... Jacob

Tyler Spindel ... SWAT Tech

Bas Rutten ... Drill Instructor
Teresa Zantua ... Shopper

Dahlia Salem ... Mother

Zele Avradopoulos ... Victoria's Secret Customer

Maria Arcé ... Victoria's Secret Customer

Robert Harvey ... SWAT Officer

Billy Concha ... Joe's Patron (as Bill Concha)
Michael Burton ... Joe's Patron
Carl Randall ... Father Carl
Carla Antonino ... Joe's Waitress
Ruby Wendell ... Ruby the Waitress
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lindsay MacDonald ... Girl at mall
Donna Glee Reim ... Mall Patron
Cindi Alex ... Upscale Shopper (uncredited)
Joel Arsenault ... Mall Cop (uncredited)

Stephanie Atkinson ... Shopper (uncredited)
Amber Baldinelli ... Girl in Mall Throwing Play Balls (uncredited)
Ellen Becker-Gray ... Mall Shopper / Wedding Guest (uncredited)

William Bornkessel ... Shopper (uncredited)
Brian Bradbury ... Joe's Drunk Bar Patron (uncredited)

Jodie Brunelle ... Shopper (uncredited)
Mike Burton ... Joe (uncredited)
Katelyn Cahill ... Wedding Guest / Dance (uncredited)
Patrick Canty ... New Jersey Police Academy Trainee (uncredited)

Gio Castellano ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)

Chemi Che-Mponda ... Mall Shopper / Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Desiree April Connolly ... Christmas Shopper (uncredited)

Jeffrey Corazzini ... Security Guard (uncredited)
D.W. Cormier ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Diane Curran ... Christmas Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Nicholas Davis ... Kid in Ball Pit (uncredited)

Kevin DeCoste ... Shopper (uncredited)

Michael DeMello ... Shopper (uncredited)
Hannah Depew ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Vincent J. Earnshaw ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Suzanne England ... Amy's Friend at Joe's (uncredited)

Susan Farese ... Upscale Shopper (uncredited)

Keith Fluker ... NJ Trooper (uncredited)
Shawn Fogarty ... Mall Shopper / Bar and Grill Patron (uncredited)
Victor Franko ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)

Sari Gagnon ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
David J. Garfield ... Surveillence Officer (uncredited)

Suzanne Gillies ... High Fashion Shopper (uncredited)

Albert Gornie ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Rob W. Gray ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Dane Grigas ... Mall Patron (uncredited)
Sophya Gudelman ... Shopper (uncredited)
Teresa Haney ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Cody Harter ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Patrick Mel Hayes ... Shopper / Terrorist Victim (uncredited)

Matt Heron-Duranti ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Mark Hetherington ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)

Frankie Imbergamo ... Usher (uncredited)

Haytham Kandil ... Shopper (uncredited)
Seamus Knight ... Extra (uncredited)

Ren Knopf ... Shopper (uncredited)

Lynn L'Heureux ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)

Dan Marshall ... Mall Shopper / Dancing Bistro Waiter at Wedding (uncredited)
Adam Masnyk ... Black Friday Shopper (uncredited)

Andrew J McGuinness ... Shopper (uncredited)
Todd Mello ... NJ Police Officer (uncredited)

Martin Montana ... Police Recruit (uncredited)

Jason Mulcahy ... Police Recruit (uncredited)
Ron Murphy ... Man Walking Down Street in Dog Chase Scene (uncredited)

Scott Neufville ... Bartender (uncredited)
Chris Palermo ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)

Aaron J. Patton ... Police Recruit (uncredited)
Antonia Putiloff ... Maya Blart (voice) (uncredited)

Kathleen Regan ... Extra (uncredited)
Alan Resnic ... Mall Patron (uncredited)
Brieann Rich ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Michael Rich ... Mall Game Shopper (uncredited)
Nicholas Rich ... SWAT Team Member (uncredited)
Bradley Robinson ... Mall Guest (uncredited)
Jessica Rockwood ... Mall Patron (uncredited)

Gary Roscoe ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Eric Ryan ... West Orange Police Officer (uncredited)

Steve Scarfo ... Police Officer (uncredited)

Johnny Serret ... Shopper (uncredited)

Cate Smit ... William Sonoma Employee (uncredited)

Gustin Smith ... Video Game Hurdler (uncredited)

Ylian Alfaro Snyder ... Upscale Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Jon Robert Stafford ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
Vyvian B. Stevens ... Mom with Baby Stroller (uncredited)

Stream ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
David Struffolino ... Shopper (uncredited)
Aaron Tourigny ... Actor (uncredited)

George J. Vezina ... Bar Patron / Shopper (uncredited)

Donald Warnock ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Jon Warnock ... Late-Night Mall Denizen (uncredited)

Mike Wendt ... Mall Shopper (uncredited)
G.A. West ... Security Guard / Mall Shopper (uncredited)

Kent R. Williams ... Shopper (uncredited)

Directed by
Steve Carr 
Writing credits
Kevin James (written by) &
Nick Bakay (written by)

Produced by
Barry Bernardi .... producer
Duane A. Dahl .... consulting producer
Gino Falsetto .... associate producer
Todd Garner .... producer
Jack Giarraputo .... producer
Kevin James .... producer
Adam Sandler .... producer
Jeff Sussman .... executive producer
Jason Taragan .... associate producer
Original Music by
Waddy Wachtel (music by)
Cinematography by
Russ T. Alsobrook (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Jeff Freeman (edited by)
Casting by
Nicole Abellera 
Jeanne McCarthy 
Anne Mulhall 
Production Design by
Perry Andelin Blake 
Art Direction by
Alan Au 
Set Decoration by
Tracey A. Doyle  (as Tracey Doyle)
Costume Design by
Ellen Lutter 
Makeup Department
Carla Antonino .... second makeup artist
Cheryl Daniels .... additional hair stylist
Corrina Duran .... makeup department head (as Corina C. Duran)
Rob Fitz .... special makeup effects artist
Ed French .... special makeup effects artist
Maynard Matthews .... hair department head (as Maynard G. Matthews)
Brenda McNally .... key hair stylist
Jennie-kay Murphy .... hair stylist
Jeremy O'Neail .... special makeup effects artist
Nichole Pleau .... makeup artist
Victoria M. Porter .... hair stylist
L. Sher Williams .... key makeup artist (as Sher Williams)
Marleen Alter .... additional makeup artist (uncredited)
Production Management
Pamela Thur .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Eric Chapman .... first assistant director: second unit
Mark S. Constance .... second second assistant director
Greg Guzik .... second assistant director
Marty Eli Schwartz .... first assistant director
Art Department
Aimee Butterfield .... prop assistant
Aimee Butterfield .... props
George Cawood .... creative director: main title sequence
Christina Chandler .... buyer
Gary Chandler .... set dresser
Danica Chipman .... set buyer
John Collins .... assistant art director
Roger Danchik .... set dresser foreperson
Stephen DeBoer .... general foreman
Noah Dubreuil .... assistant property master
Jeff Errico .... storyboard artist
Joe Gagnepain .... set dresser
Jennifer Gerbino .... property master
Johnny Healey .... set dresser (as John Healey)
Deborah Kehs .... set dresser
Michael Krause .... carpenter
Michael Krause .... on-set carpenter
Vincent Lucido .... storyboard artist
John F. O'Neil .... on-set dresser
Cory Ouellette .... construction
Katie Packard .... set decoration assistant
Katrina Parsons .... set dresser
Colby E. Peterson .... construction estimator
John Pungitore .... set dresser
Shauna Sanchez .... set dresser
Robert Schleinig .... leadman
Carly Serodio .... art department coordinator
Robert Smedley .... construction foreman
Nathan Steele .... welding foreman
Theodore Suchecki .... construction coordinator
Paul Wilson .... on-set painter
Sound Department
Deb Adair .... sound re-recording mixer
Alfred Ainsworth .... video assist
Ryan Baker .... sound utility
Michael J. Benavente .... supervising sound editor
Anita Cannella .... foley artist
Murat Elgün .... final mixer: alien languages for dvd
William Freesh .... sound re-recording mixer
Eric Harwood .... sound recordist
Larry Hopkins .... layback sound mixer
Amy Kane .... foley artist
Larry Kemp .... dialogue editor
Tricia Linklater .... first assistant sound editor
Howard London .... adr mixer
David Obermeyer .... sound mixer
Egor Panchenko .... ProTools playback mixer
Kevin S. Parker .... utility sound
Jeremy Peirson .... sound editor
Joel Reidy .... boom operator
Greg ten Bosch .... sound effects editor
Elmo Weber .... supervising sound editor
Tom Williams .... sound mixer
Ulrika Akander .... adr editor (uncredited)
Special Effects by
Larry Dean Bivins .... special effects foreman
Ray Bivins .... special effects coordinator
Tony Cooke .... special effects assistant
Gary Pilkinton .... special effects technician
John Ruggieri .... pyrotechnician
Kenneth Salter .... special effects technician
Nicholas Tzikas .... production assistant
Visual Effects by
Brian Addie .... visual effects editor
Arin Artounian .... computer/video engineer
David August .... interactive creative director: OOOii
Riley Benard .... digital compositor: Zoic Studios B.C.
Kristen Branan .... head of production: Zoic Studios
Christian Brown .... animator
George Cawood .... visual effects: supervising producer
Josh Cole .... compositor
Kent Demaine .... creative director: interactive design
Mike Diltz .... digital compositor
Safeer Ghaznavi .... digital compositor
David Langtry .... visual effects coordinator: Zoic Studios
Geoff Leavitt .... visual effects supervisor: Framework Studios
Darren MacKay .... digital compositor
Chris Olivas .... roto/digital paint artist
Harrison Rutherford .... digital compositor
Andrew Schwartz .... compositor
Richard Servello .... digital compositor
Jonathan Winbush .... designer/animator
Matt DiNardo .... compositor (uncredited)
Patrick Mooney .... visual effects production supervisor (uncredited)
Victor Tang .... researcher (uncredited)
Bob Colletti .... stunt double
Jacob Dewitt .... utility stunts
Mike Escamilla .... stunt performer
Jeffrey Lee Gibson .... stunt double
Randy Haynie .... head stunt rigger
Nicole Mayne .... stunt double
Chris O'Hara .... stunt coordinator
Courtney Schwartz .... stunt double: Jayma Mays
Jason Shupe .... utility stunts
Aaron Vexler .... stunts
Anthony Vincent .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Robert Beinhocker .... rigging electric
Adam D. Bouchard .... electrician
Curtis Bradford .... chief lighting technician
Paul Bulgin .... grip
Jan Burgess .... second assistant camera: "c" camera
Patrick Capone .... director of photography: second unit
Robert Clark .... electrician
Trevor Cohen .... set videographer
Brian Corbett .... dolly grip
Nathan Coscia .... rigging electrician
Peter D'Angelo .... best boy rigging grip
Tim Driscoll .... key grip
Brian Dwiggins .... electrician
Chris Engles .... rigging grip
Jake Forster .... key rigging grip
Jason Garcia .... first assistant camera
Jeff Graham .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Amanda Hannan .... rigging grip
Terrence Hayes .... camera operator
Chris Henry .... lighting balloon technician
Mike Henry .... "c" camera dolly grip
Mike Henry .... 2nd unit key grip
Christian J. Hollyer .... second assistant camera: "b" camera
Casey Hotchkiss .... camera operator
Dan Hutchinson .... electrician
John Joyce .... Steadicam operator
John Joyce .... camera operator: "b" camera
John R. Kaplan .... grip
Nicholas Kay .... digital imaging technician: second unit
Zach Lazar .... generator operator
Damon Lemay .... loader
Paul C. McKenna .... crane technician: Technocrane
Clinton McMahon .... grip
Brandon J. Meadows .... additional grip
Symon Mink .... additional first assistant camera: "c" camera
James R. Mitchell .... rigging gaffer
Paul Murphey .... supervising video engineer
Phil Nason .... electrician
Chris Nickerson .... electrician
Tracy Ouellette .... electrician
Michael Peterson .... best boy electrician
Lance Rieck .... scorpio head technician
Raul Riveros .... digital imaging technician
Edwin Rubio .... grip
Rigney Sackley .... second camera assistant: "a" Camera
Wayne Simpson .... generator operator
Carissa Spatcher .... rigging grip
Craig Striano .... techno crane operator
Jeff Tanger .... best boy rigging electric
Aaron Tyburski .... rigging electrician
Wally Webber .... grip
Tim Wicks .... grip
Rick Beausoleil .... additional grip: day-player (uncredited)
Joe Christofori .... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Benny Smyth .... gaffer: second unit (uncredited)
Casting Department
Joanne Bloom .... casting assistant
Matt Bouldry .... casting assistant
Angela Peri .... extras casting
Carolyn Pickman .... location casting
Bryan Ryan .... casting reader
Leslie Woo .... casting assistant
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Laurie Bramhall .... costumer
Laurie Buehler .... tailor
Hillary Derby .... costumer
Caroline Errington .... costume supervisor
Patrick Guzzo .... costumer: Mr. James
Bettina Hastie .... seamstress
Alyson MacInnis .... set costumer
Joanna Murphy .... costume shopper
Editorial Department
Zahida Bacchus .... digital intermediate producer
Jason Gourson .... first assistant editor
John Persichetti .... digital colorist
J.J. Titone .... assistant editor
Reed Whorton .... post-production assistant
Reza Amidi .... digital intermediate editor (uncredited)
Benjamin Sutor .... digital intermediate editor (uncredited)
Darin Wooldridge .... additional digital colorist: Technicolor (uncredited)
Music Department
Bryan Bonwell .... associate music supervisor
Michael Dilbeck .... music supervisor
Stuart Grusin .... music editor
Bryon Rickerson .... temp music editor
Steven Scott Smalley .... conductor
Steven Scott Smalley .... orchestrator
James Thatcher .... musician: french horn
Gina Zimmitti .... music contractor
Transportation Department
Teresa Haney .... transportation
William O'Brien .... transportation coordinator
Other crew
Dane Benton .... set production assistant
Daryl Blonder .... catering assistant
Brooke Bowden .... set production assistant
Jenna Byrnes .... production assistant
Winter Cantagallo .... set production assistant
Stephanie Charbonneau .... set production assistant
John Currie .... stand-in: Jacob
Joseph Dizon .... production assistant
Kenneth Donaldson .... set production assistant
J.D. Donaruma .... assistant: Mr. Sandler
James Ferrera .... unit publicist
Mario Garcia .... assistant: Mr. Garner
Jennifer Gjulameti .... additional production assistant
Chad Goyette .... set production assistant
Daniel Guire .... assistant: Mr. James
Jason Habelow .... production assistant
Jill Habelow .... production assistant
Charles Harrington .... location manager
Jennifer Haskell .... location assistant
Lucy Herrera .... first assistant accountant
Lori Hornung .... production coordinator
Allison Hurney .... production assistant
Dawn Jeffory .... acting/dialog coach
Kimmie Johnson .... production assistant
Jacob Kane .... production assistant
Paul LeVasseur .... assistant: Mr. Bernardi
Jeffery Mannarini .... set production assistant
Marilyn McCallman .... location assistant
Carrie Mitchum .... catering chef
C.B. Mullen .... production assistant
Brian E. Murphy .... assistant: Mr. Giarraputo (as Brian Murphy)
Lucas Nalepinski .... assistant location manager
Lucas Nalepinski .... location scout
Matt Newcomb .... production assistant
Dave O'Halloran .... caterer
Christine K. O'Malley .... accounting clerk
Checo Pacheco .... catering assistant
Matthew E. Pado .... set production assistant
Paul Pawlowski .... post-production accountant
Jennifer Perkins .... assistant: Mr. Sandler
Crystal Marie Perry .... production assistant
Joe Piasecki .... location scout
Eric C. Pike .... production accountant
Herb Polack .... co-production secretary
Erik Proveaux .... catering chef
Kai Quinlan .... location assistant
Kai Quinlan .... location scout
Allan Rafael .... set production assistant
Ronit Ravich-Boss .... script supervisor
Carlin Reagan .... production secretary
K.C. Roballo .... rigging grip/ production set medic
Jared Rosen .... supervising video playback engineer
Arestia Rosenberg .... assistant to producer
Vincenzo Rotondo .... craft service assistant
Eric Ryan .... stand-in
Janine Schiro .... second accountant assistant
David Steinwachs .... food prep chef (as Dave Steinwachs)
Jeremy Svenson .... assistant: Mr. Sussman
Jeremy Tate .... assistant: Mr. Giarraputo
Kristie Thompson .... set production assistant
Trish Vengoechea .... payroll accountant
Jovanna Vitiello .... adr voice
Anne Marie Wilson .... stand-in
Eli Wolstan .... production secretary
Josh Woolf .... set production assistant
Chad Yavarow .... set production assistant
Nate Oldham .... assistant: Mr. James (uncredited)
Chuck Slavin .... stand-in (uncredited)
Matt Soule .... epk sound (uncredited)
Carl Randall .... special thanks

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Rated PG for some violence, mild crude and suggestive humor, and language
91 min
Aspect Ratio:
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According to an interview with Jay Leno, Kevin James did all of his own stunts.See more »
Revealing mistakes: As the film progresses, the amount of light during the outdoor scenes varies. In some indoor scenes, which are supposed to take place after the mall has closed at night, bright sunlight can be seen shining in the doors from outside.See more »
[First Line]
Drill Instructor:Alright you have all completed the written exam, however, you must now pass the obsticle coarse to be admitted into the training program. And remember: Survive this and you are on front lines of keeping New Jersey safe.
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128 out of 170 people found the following review useful.
About as good as a movie called Paul Blart: Mall Cop could be, 16 January 2009
Author: keiichi73 from United States

If Paul Blart: Mall Cop had been made 20 years ago, it would have starred John Candy. That's a complement, by the way. Candy had a knack for playing bungling, yet good-hearted people who mainly wanted to please. He certainly specialized in playing people who tried too hard to be nice to cover up past pain. There's a lot of this in Kevin James' performance as the title character here. He's more than just a comic goofball. James turns him into a likable and surprisingly sympathetic hero that we find ourselves cheering for by the end.

Kevin James rose to fame on television starring on the sitcom, The King of Queens, and has been trying to break into movies for a while now. He's acted along side stars like Will Smith and Adam Sandler, but this is his first shot at a stand-alone starring role. Sandler is still there behind the scenes (His Happy Madison production company produced the film.), but this is James' film all the way, and he doesn't waste the opportunity. His Paul Blart is admirable in a way. He's overweight and he suffers from hypoglycemia, but he always tries to do the right thing. He's passionate about his job as a mall cop, but he'd really like to be a police officer on the street. He's taken the physical entrance exam many times, but his health problems have prevented him from finishing. He makes up for his shortcomings by being the best mall cop he can be, and by also being a good single father to his teen daughter (Raini Rodriguez), who respects him and wishes he could fall in love again. Paul has his eyes on a young woman named Amy (Jayma Mays), who also works at the mall. The first half hour or so of the film is devoted to Paul's life, and it certainly helps us get into his corner when the actual plot kicks in.

It's Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year, and some high tech criminals stage a lock down and a hostage situation at the mall as they pull off their theft plan. They place motion sensors and small bombs at the entrances, so no one can get in or out. They think they've removed everyone from the building, but didn't notice Paul was in the back of the arcade playing Guitar Hero. When he emerges from the arcade, he quickly learns about the hostage situation, and discovers that both Amy and his daughter are amongst them. This kicks off the main action, where Paul must use his resources around him to out think and outrun the criminals while keeping everyone alive. I liked this aspect of the story, and how Paul Blart actually has to be clever in order to outsmart the captors. The movie is rated PG, so it's never too violent or scary for kids, which is the perfect target audience for the film. They'll like the film's gentle and goofy humor, and accompanying adults may find themselves charmed by Blart himself.

I never laughed out loud while watching this movie, but I did smile a lot, and I found myself caring more about the main character than I imagined. Let me tell you, that's more than I expected walking into a movie called Paul Blart: Mall Cop. There's plenty of sweetness during the early moments, establishing Paul's shy relationship with Amy, and the caring one he shares with his daughter. When the time comes for him to be a hero, we can cheer for him, because the movie makes him into a true underdog. He's constantly battling with his own shortcomings and health issues, and it's clever the way he keeps on finding ways to keep himself going, driven by saving the ones he loves. If I'm making the movie sound too serious, it's not. There's plenty of slapstick gags, surprisingly no bodily fluid or toilet humor to be found, and some pretty good physical comedy on display. If there's any major shortcoming to be found, it's that the movie is pretty inconsequential, and will probably be forgotten by me a few months from now.

Still, considering the kind of junk that usually clogs theaters in early January, Paul Blart certainly is not bad. I imagine the movie will make a good rental, since its somewhat small scale will make it perfect for watching on TV rather than the big screen. If anything, it's one step closer to making James the cross-over star he obviously wants to be. I wouldn't mind seeing the same kind of likability he gives here in a less juvenile script. He's on to something here, he's just gotta find the project where he really knocks one out of the park.

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