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That's My Boy (2012)

R | | Comedy | 15 June 2012 (USA)
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While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's wedding.

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While still in his teens, Donny (Adam Sandler) fathered a son, Todd (Andy Samberg), and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his bad parenting skills. Written by Official site

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Everyone has a teenage crush... Donny's went a little too far. See more »

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

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Donny's Boy  »

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$70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,453,714 (USA) (15 June 2012)

Gross:

$36,931,089 (USA) (20 July 2012)
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The film's original title was "I Hate You Dad". That was later changed to "Donny's Boy" before settling on its present title. See more »

Goofs

When Donny is scaling the hotel to Jamie's room he is seen opening a beer and holding it in his right hand, in the next shot the beer is gone and the two ice cream comes are both in his right hand See more »

Quotes

Donny: We were friends for 20 years, guy!
Vanilla Ice: We were friends until you banged my mother!
Donny: I didn't know it was her, I swear to god! It's not like her last name is Ice!
Vanilla Ice: You should'a known by the haircut!
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Lawd Have Mercy
Written by Kenneth Barclay, Joseph Sharrino, William Taylor and James Vieira
Performed by El Camino
Courtesy of LoveCat Music
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Popular to hate Sandler these days.
30 September 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Seems every movie Sandler does these days gets hated on. People saying this is the worst movie ever made in history...really? You people must not have seen many movies. Regardless of what Sandler does the rest of his career its now popular to point out how it sucks and not as funny as his old movies. I enjoyed this movie, laughing out loud several times. Sandler does a great job playing the father. The bachelor party scenes are epic, really feel for the characters. Uncle Vanny? Hilarious. At no point in this movie did I think "oh man this is the worst thing I've seen in my life." Had good feeling, good comedy, a solid entry to Sandlers recent works. Much much better than the one where he played his sister.


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