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Sex Drive (2008)

R  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Romance  |  17 October 2008 (USA)
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A high school senior drives cross-country with his best friends to hook up with a babe he met online.

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Storyline

Ian is a high school senior in suburban Chicago, plagued by being a virgin. Online he's inflated his resume, met Ms. Tasty, and agreed to drive to Knoxville where she promises sex. He steals his homophobic, macho brother's GTO, and, with his two best friends, Lance and Felicia, heads south. Every young woman who meets Lance, including Felicia, is attracted to him, as he practices his aptly learned "Pick-Up Artist" skills. Ian, on the other hand, is a decent guy who wouldn't mind if his friendship with Felicia became a romance. By the time they get to Knoxville, they have encountered a jealous boyfriend, a menacing hitchhiker, jail birds, carjackers, an Amish community, and Ian's better judgment. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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He's leaving virgin territory


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Rated R for strong crude and sexual content, nudity, language, some drug and alcohol use - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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17 October 2008 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£506,573 (UK) (9 January 2009)

Gross:

£1,105,710 (UK) (16 January 2009)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Although the film received an R-rating (and a considerably raunchier unrated version exists as well), the source material is actually a young adult novel. See more »

Goofs

When Ian comes home after Lance's party, his little brother Dylan asks him whether he wants to smell his finger. In the first shot (right hand finger), Dylan's hair is still long. In the second shot (left hand finger), it's short. See more »

Quotes

Jogger: Hey, Knievel, what say you get your bike out of the fricking road?
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Crazy Credits

The first half of the end credits scroll over a laptop screen. See more »

Connections

References Juno (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

My Prerogative
Written by Bobby Brown, Teddy Riley and Gene Griffin
Performed by Bobby Brown
Courtesy of Geffen Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Easily, One of the funniest movies of 08'!!
18 October 2008 | by (Augusta,Ga) – See all my reviews

I loved every minute of this movie!! If you are looking for a non-stop constantly-falling-out-of-your-seat film, then Sex Drive is perfect for you. It is an instant teen comedy classic, in my books. James Mardsen and Seth Green steals the show but up and coming actors: Josh Zuckerman and Clark Duke did extremely well for themselves and prove themselves to be the next big thing in the future. It is just about as funny than Superbad and American Pie (1,2,3) and the plot of the movie was just so simple and well-made. Hopefully, Sex Drive will be a teen classic in the next few years because it's extremely funny, raunchy & has a little bit of it's sweet side, too. Sex Drive is awesome and super hilarious!!!


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