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Project X (2012)

R | | Comedy | 2 March 2012 (USA)
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3 high school seniors throw a birthday party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.

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Storyline

It's Thomas Kub's 17th birthday and all he wants to do is throw a small party with some friends to help raise his social status and maybe even get lucky. But when his best friend Costa starts calling radio stations and putting ads up on Craigslist, you can be sure that this party is going to get really out of hand really fast.

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Rated R for crude and sexual content throughout, nudity, drugs, drinking, pervasive language, reckless behavior and mayhem - all involving teens (also extended cut) | See all certifications »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$21,051,363 (USA) (2 March 2012)

Gross:

$54,724,272 (USA) (11 May 2012)
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Trivia

Most of the cast are all first-timers, recruited via an open casting call. See more »

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Before party starts the boys are in Thomas's bedroom and his Dad calls for Thomas. Thomas and Costas run out and there is no skateboard between mirror and piano. Then when Dax films himself in that mirror you see the piano and a skateboard appears. See more »

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[first lines]
Costa: What up my lovely females? This is your boy Costa, your host for the evening. Behind me is Thomas Kub's house. Today is Thomas Kub's birthday,
[grabs crotch]
Costa: and this is Project X, yo.
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References South Park (1997) See more »

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Written by J-Kwon (as Jerrell Jones), Tarboy (as Mark Williams) and Capo (as Joe Kent)
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After watching this movie I want to punch myself in th face.
13 January 2014 | by (Adelaide) – See all my reviews

This movie is basically soft porn for high schoolers. It has a predictable plot involving MTV style video clip screen grabs of teenage boob and panties, a sound track by Eminem and enough explosions, dwarfs and gratuitous drug an alcohol abuse to keep most high school kids amused for hours. Consisting of a story where a bunch of seemingly regular kids attempt to ingratiate themselves with random strangers in the all important quest for 'popularity' this movie panders to shallow male egos complete with a happy ending where all the boys end up popular despite destroying their family home and all their possessions and inflicting the family pet to abuse at the hands of the uninvited guests... but I guess at the end of the day it is more important to be liked by a bunch of complete strangers even if it means ruining your family. Anyone who likes this movie doesn't need a lobotomy because they essentially have no brains.


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