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Get Him to the Greek (2010)

R | | Comedy, Music | 4 June 2010 (USA)
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A record company intern is hired to accompany out-of-control British rock star Aldous Snow to a concert at L.A.'s Greek Theater.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tyler McKinney ...
African Child in Video
Zoe Salmon ...
Zoe Salmon
Mario Lopez (as Mario López)
Kurt Loder (as Kurt F. Loder)
Paparazzo in LA
Paparazzo in LA
Jonathan Chris Lopez ...
Paparazzo in LA


English rock star Aldous Snow relapses into drugs and booze after a break up and a disastrous record. In L.A., Aaron Green works for a record company stuck in recession. Aaron's boss gives him a career making task - to bring Aldous from London to L.A. for a concert in 72 hours. That day, Aaron's girlfriend Daphne tells him she wants to finish her medical residency in Seattle. Aaron's sure this ends their relationship. In London, things aren't much better: Aldous delays their departure several times, plies Aaron with vices, and alternates between bad behavior and trenchant observations. Can Aaron moderate Aldous's substance abuse and get him to the Greek? What about Daphne? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Aaron Green has 72 hours to get a Rock Star from London to L.A. Pray for him. See more »


Comedy | Music

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content and drug use throughout, and pervasive language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

4 June 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Get Me to the Gig  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$17,570,955 (USA) (4 June 2010)


$60,923,325 (USA) (6 August 2010)

Company Credits

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Technical Specs


| (unrated)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Katy Perry appeared in a cameo as herself but the scene was left on the cutting room floor. See more »


When Aldous is performing outside at the Today Show, a blue cherry picker is visible behind him with a distinctive Panavision 35mm movie camera and crewmembers on it. Several shots from this camera are used in the sequence. See more »


Aaron Green: Nothing you say makes any sense, I understand that now, you're just a fucking junkie and you're smart so you make your insanity sound, good but its bullshit.
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Crazy Credits

After the end credits role, Aaron Green's hallucination of Sergio's head appears saying, "Go home. Get the fuck out of the theater. The movie's over." See more »


Referenced in Conan: The Murdering Murderer of Murdertown (2011) See more »


Hereux Tous Les Doux (Happy Together)
Written by Gary Bonner (as Garry Bonner), Alan Gordon
Performed by Frank Alamo
Courtesy of Universal Music Division Barclay
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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User Reviews

A Hilarious Spin-off
21 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was lucky enough to see this movie tonight as an advanced screening at my school.

It is the funniest movie of the year so far and I think it will be a sleeper hit like The Hangover was last year. I loved Russel Brand's character in Forgetting Sarah Marshall, but I was bit hesitant to see an entire movie based around the character. If you feel the same way as I did, stop! This was an excellent spin off with a great cast. If you love movies like Superbad and The Hangover, you will not be disappointed with this. Although, don't go in expecting another Forgetting Sarah Marshall, which is more of a romantic comedy. This is just 108 minutes (approx) of pure fun and a lot of crude humor.

Russel Brand, Jonah Hill, and Diddy are flat out hilarious. I'll go far as to say that Diddy's character Sergio is to this movie as Russell Brand's Aldous Snow was to Forgetting Sarah Marshall. There are a lot of hilarious lines throughout the movie and a couple of awesome cameos.

I haven't laughed as much as I did tonight since I first saw The Hangover last year. If you love comedies, then don't miss this! I highly recommend it.


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