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That's My Boy (2012)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 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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Comedy | Drama

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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)

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$36,931,089 (USA) (20 July 2012)
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Trivia

In the baseball scene, the bat Donny is using has the numbers 5150 on it. 5150 is the name of an album by rock band Van Halen who have three songs played during the movie. 5150 is also a California police term for a mentally disturbed person (a reference to Section 5150 of the California Welfare and Institutions Code). See more »

Goofs

When Todd and Donny are visiting Mary McGarricle in prison, her orange jumpsuit goes from buttoned to unbuttoned, to buttoned again until she unbuttons it. See more »

Quotes

Donny: [the waitress brings in drinks] Oh, alright, alright, now we're talkin'. Thanks, honey. What the fuck's your name? Jessica. All right. Hey, come on, here's to the kid! He's fuckin' gettin' all fucked up, huh? Tonight! Last night! Fuckin' last night of poontang for this kid!
[takes large sip from drink, then spits it out all over Jessica and Mrs. Ravensdale]
Donny: What the fuck is this?
Mrs. Ravensdale: It's water infused with cucumber, rose pedal, and harvest sandalwood.
Donny: It tastes like fuckin' dick infused with balls, ...
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References Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990) See more »

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Hold Your Head Up
Written by Rod Argent and Chris White
Performed by Argent
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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It wasn't that bad, I thought it was hilarious!
16 July 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I do not see why there are so many people who hate on this movie, It is what it is, Its a comedy movie. In my opinion Sandler is going back to his comedic roots... I mean you cant tell me when he was on SNL and in some of his earlier movies he didn't act stupid, Maybe some of you reviewers are just getting old and don't know comedy anymore when you see it. See people need to stop critiquing a comedy like this based as though it was a movie in another genre. But thats just my opinion, If your looking for something funny I recommend seeing this. But you might need to be a specific age group, 12-36, I guess Sandler is tired of trying to make all you "old fools" laugh. Also Andy Samberg was great along with Will Forte and Nick Swardson, even though he only had like 4 lines.


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