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Movie 43 (2013)

 -  Comedy  -  25 January 2013 (USA)
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A series of interconnected short films follows a washed-up producer as he pitches insane story lines featuring some of the biggest stars in Hollywood.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Charlie Wessler (segment "The Pitch")
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Griffin Schraeder (segment "The Pitch")
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Bob Mone (segment "The Pitch")
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Jay (segment "The Pitch")
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Jerry (segment "The Pitch")
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Danita (segment "The Pitch")
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Mike Meldman ...
Mike Meldman (segment "The Pitch")
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Davis (segment "The Catch")
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Beth (segment "The Catch")
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Pamela (segment "The Catch")
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Angie (segment "The Catch")
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Ray (segment "The Catch")
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Waiter Jake (segment "The Catch")
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Abby (segment "The Catch")
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Ineffectual, 'has-been' film-maker (Dennis Quaid) swindles his way into an interview with a film executive (Greg Kinnear) in order to pitch an outrageous and controversial comedy manuscript. After pitching the first of his thirteen offbeat fables, the dejected artist forces the rest of his disjointed allegory on the executive at gunpoint. He tells stories of a woman on a blind date with a man who has testicles growing from his neck, in another a smitten woman offers her neck to her boyfriend to 'poop' on -as a sign of commitment and love. In yet another two parents take home-schooling to a whole new level of indecency, striving to give their isolated teenage son all the 'regular' torment and humiliation of puberty by bullying, peer-pressuring and even seducing him themselves. An off-beat, elephant-in-the-room type film. Written by kwedgwood@hotmail.com

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Comedy. Exposed. See more »

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Comedy

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Rated R for strong pervasive crude and sexual content including dialogue, graphic nudity, language and some violence | See all certifications »

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25 January 2013 (USA)  »

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Truth or Dare  »

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Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,805,878 (USA) (25 January 2013)

Gross:

$8,828,771 (USA) (8 March 2013)
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Trivia

Stephen Merchant stated that he signed on mainly to be around Halle Berry. See more »

Goofs

Throughout the skit, "The Proposition", Anna Faris's character is called Julie and Chris Pratt's character is called Doug. In the credits, they are called Vanessa and Jason. See more »

Quotes

Arlene: Teenage boys are physically attracted to naked women.
Robert: Our research doesn't support that, sir.
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The "Beezel" segment runs in between the segment credits and the rest of the credits. See more »

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Featured in Great MoVie Mistakes (2013) See more »

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Spiegel Im Spiegel
Written by Arvo Pärt
Performed by Tasmin Little, Martin Roscoe
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Simply the worst movie ever made.
21 October 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is the WORST movie I have ever seen - period. I'm perplexed that anyone - any sane person actually bankrolled this load of crap. The burning question - how in hell did Kate Winslet agree to be involved in what has to be the most moronic scene ever. What was it? It certainly wasn't money or fame - she's got plenty of that. Hugh Jackman, I lost respect for you. Just what kinds of drugs were you on when you agreed to have CGI testicles dangle from your chin? Are you kidding? This "movie" doesn't even deserve 1 vote. I watched this disaster and cringed the more I watched. What audience was the target market anyway? I'm in shock that some very talented actors and actresses actually wasted their talents and agreed to this pile of rubbish. This "movie" makes Animal House look like a 5 Academy Award winner. Worst movie ever!!


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